Quincy Jones, Chance The Rapper, Andre 3000 and More Honor Jay Z’s Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction

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You can not debate the fact that Jay Z is one of the greatest rappers to have ever lived. With countless Grammy and other music awards, a successful clothing line and a few TV development deals, the Brooklyn-bred master of all trades has made quite the name for himself both musically and otherwise. Today, Hov made history as the first rapper to have ever been inducted in the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Recognizing how amazing a feat this is, fellow rappers and musicians have honored Jay Z with a special tribute. Check out the amazing words of respect, admiration and praise from Quincy Jones, Chance The Rapper, Andre 3000, Pharrell, Nicki Minaj, Timbaland, Rakim and more here. You can also watch President Obama’s tribute to the living legend below and see Jay’s response here.

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