The new Class of 2017 inductees into the Songwriters Hall of Fame were announced today. They are Kenneth "Babyface Edmonds, Max Martin, Jay Z, and pictured below - Motown founder Berry Gordy, Jr.; and Robert Lamm, James Pankow and Peter Cetera of Chicago. Congratulations to these greats, and better luck next time to the many nominees who didn't quite make it this go-round.

 

The 16th Annual Wall Street Project Gala Fundraising Reception
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