Jay-Z becomes the first living solo rapper to be inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Jay-Z who is a Black American rapper was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last night, becoming the very first living solo rapper to achieve that.
Jayand lL Cool J were escorted by Dr. Dre, Eminem, Dave Chappelle and Jennifer Lopez as they were inducted.
Jay-Z has to his credit over 50 million albums and 75 singles sold worldwide.
14 number one albums (most ever played by a solo artiste.
22 Grammys (most in hip hop history)
Hip hop’s first billionaire.
He posted on his twitter feed acknowledging everyone who contributed to his success
“In my excitement, I failed to Prize, and acknowledge Jay-O, he was the hometown hero that made the dream tangible. Thank you good man. Thank you all again, incredibly humbled by your love” he said