Bob Dylan Becomes First Musician To Win Nobel Prize For Literature
Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, marking his award the first time a musician has been given the iconic literary prize.
The Noble Prize committee gave the 75-year-old singer the award” for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition” reports USA Today.
Many people on Twitter were left confused by the decision:
Acclaimed author Stephen King said this about the choice:
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