The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame fan vote is about a month away from coming to an end, and a clear leader has emerged.

As of publishing, Duran Duran has a commanding lead with 735,112 votes and has seemingly pulled away from Eminem, who currently has 603,421 votes. As previously reported, the fanbases for Duran Duran and Eminem were engaged in an interesting feud on social media for the top spot on the fan vote ballot.

As with previous years, the public has the opportunity to voice their choice via the Fan Vote at Fans are allowed to vote once per day during the Fan Vote period which runs through April 30. Visitors of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum in Cleveland will also have the opportunity to vote in person. The “Fans’ Ballot” will be comprised of the top five artists from the fan vote and will be counted among the other ballots filled out by various artists, historians, and music industry professionals.

As of publishing, the top five recipients of the fan vote are:

  • 1. Duran Duran

    735,112 votes.

  • 2. Eminem

    603,421 votes.

  • 3. Pat Benatar

    469,250 votes.

  • 4. Eurythmics

    328,414 votes.

  • 5. Dolly Parton

    325,365 votes.

    (Note: Dolly Parton will remain on the ballot, despite the iconic singer-songwriter's request for her nomination to be withdrawn for consideration for induction.)

  • The remaining Fan Vote breakdown is as follows:

  • 6. Judas Priest

    276,414 votes.

  • 7. Carly Simon

    246,403 votes.

  • 8. Lionel Richie

    237,259 votes.

  • 9. DEVO

    166,439 votes.

  • 10. Kate Bush

    164,060 votes.

  • 11. Rage Against The Machine

    154,234 votes.

  • 12. Dionne Warwick

    142,762 votes.

  • 13. A Tribe Called Quest

    125,130 votes.

  • 14. New York Dolls

    91,783 votes.

  • 15. Beck

    78,637 votes.

  • 16. MC5

    71,620 votes.

  • 17. Fela Kuti

    56,449 votes.

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