Nominees for the Songwriters Hall of Fame for 2014 include Madonna, Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart, Donovan, Cat Stevens and KC of KC & The Sunshine Band.
The performer-composers category also includes nominees Cyndi Lauper, John Mellencamp, Ray Davies of The Kinks, Chic's Niles Rogers and Bernard Edwards, and Jimmy Page and Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin.
Other nominees include Motown's Mickey Stevenson and Jim Wetherly of Gladys Knight & The Pips.
The Songwriters Hall of Fame's annual gala is set for New York next June.
Let's rewind to 1987 for Heart's #1 smash "Alone" from iHeartRadio: