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NICE! Obama Inducts Jay Z Into The Songwriters Hall of Fame! [VIDEO]

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Who else but our former President, Barack Obama to induct one of the greatest rappers of all-time into the Songwriters Hall of Fame?

Yesterday Jay Z became the first rapper ever to be awarded this honor, and Obama surprised him with a touching video message that made the world smile. 

Not only did Obama mention how much him and Jay’s lives are very similar, he went on to give props to his beautiful family too!

Take a look at the video below!

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