Songwriters Hall Of Fame Announces 2017 Inductees

It's that time of year again: the time when The Songwriters Hall Of Fame announces their yearly batch of inductees! 

In a very lengthy press release they've announced the new list of legendary songwriters being inducted in 2017. This year's inductees includes a BIG first too.

So who will enter into the HOF this year?

The inductees include:

Motown founder Berry Gordy, Babyface, producers Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, producer Max Martin, Chicago members James Pankow & Peter Cetera, and someone known as Shawn Carter. You might know that last one by his stage name Jay-Z. Jay is actually special, as he is the very first rapper to ever be inducted! 

Check out the announcement of the inductees below.

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