The Grammys have historically never quite got it right when it comes to hip-hop. Hell, they only introduced a Best Rap Album category in 1996. But having already showered Kendrick Lamar with 11 nominations — just one off Michael Jackson’s record for most nods in a single night — here’s another reason to believe the Grammys might finally get it right in 2016.

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Yesterday the Recording Academy announced that Run-D.M.C. will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s Grammys, making them the first rap act ever to receive the award. Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons took to Twitter soon after to share his excitement.

Ruth Brown, Celia Cruz, Herbie Hancock, Jefferson Airplane, Linda Ronstadt and Earth, Wind & Fire are among the other acts set to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award. A special ceremony and concert celebrating the honorees will be held this spring. The 58th Annual Grammys Awards, meanwhile, take place at L.A.’s Microsoft Theater on February 15.

Related: Run-D.M.C. & The Sugarhill Gang Inducted into Grammy Hall of Fame