American rapper, Shawn Corey Carter or as he is popularly known Jay-z as bagged yet another major achievement as he becomes the first rapper to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The honorees were announced by Niles Rodgers on on Wednesday (Feb. 22) . Enlisting Jay-Z as one of the 2017 inductees, others include;
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The Empire State of Mind rapper also took to his twitter account to celebrate his new achievement as he dedicated the milestone to HipHop culture. See tweet below: