Drake Wins Songwriting Award!

Over a few short years, Drake has achieved a career’s worth of accolades, from earning multiple Grammy nominations to hitting platinum status with his debut album Thank Me Later. Now, the Young Money star’s latest award will be for songwriting. According XXL, Drizzy is set to receive the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame Hal David Starlight Award. The award, which honors those artists who have impacted the music industry to some capacity with their songwriting, will be given to Drake on June 16th at the 42nd Annual Induction and Awards Dinner. “Drake shines as a talented songwriter with a unique vision,”said Songwriting Hall of Fame chairman Jimmy Webb. Past honorees include the likes of John Legend and Alicia Keys.

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Posted on March 24, 2011, in News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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