Congrats to Jay Z who is set to become the first rapper ever to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame!! Songwriters are eligible for induction after writing hit songs for at least 20 years. Jay Z, who released his debut album “Reasonable Doubt” in 1996. The 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony is set for June 15th at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.
— billboard (@billboard) February 23, 2017