Hip-Hop musician Jay Z is set to be the first rapper to be inducted into the esteemed Songwriters hall of fame.

The rapper made the announcement on his Instagram page saying it’s a win for rappers.

Jay Z now takes his place together with past inductees and legends such as Bob Dylan, Marvin Gaye and Boys II Men.

The Hall’s 48th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner will hold in June in New York City.