The other night marked a special moment in the career of Jay Z. The wordsmith became the first rapper inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame. Upon arrival of the news, Jay Z took to the world of social media to share the honor, thanking a handful of people along the way. Jay Z joined the likes of Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Berry Gordy, Max Martin and more.
He took the time to thank a number of MC’s including the likes of Rakim, Big Daddy Kane, Jaz, Nas, Eminem, Nicki, Queen Latifah, LL, 2 Chainz, T.I., Ice-T, Future, Foxy Brown, Mos Def and many more. Have a look at the tweets below, for all of those who inspired him throughout the years. Stay tuned for much more and check out the full tribute at Tidal immediately.
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