If a sampling of some classical music aesthetes on social media is to be believed, April 16 marked the day the music died.
A rapper — a rapper! — named Kendrick Lamar was placed on a pedestal as.. L.A. Times
On the second episode of "Open Late with Peter Rosenberg," Peter claims that we're living through hip-hop's Golden Age, and his panel of Miss Info, Damien Scott and Mouse Jones weigh in. Then, Terry.. Source: Complex Media -
The decision to award rapper Kendrick Lamar the Pulitzer Prize for music represents a historic moment for hip-hop and American music, according to two of the music jurors who picked the album DAMN. as.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran lead the 2018 Billboard Music Awards nominations, with 15 mentions apiece. Both stars are up for Top Artist, competing against Drake, Taylor Swift, and Bruno Mars, who has.. Source: Cover Video -
Ever since Kendrick Lamar’s album DAMN was released into the world last April, it has been receiving awards left and right. And now, the album is adding yet another trophy to its long list of.. Source: Clevver News -
Kendrick Lamar Duckworth won a Pulitzer. KENDRICK LAMAR DUCKWORTH WON A PULITZER. The all caps are necessary. It’s a big f-cking deal. On Monday, it was announced that Kendrick’s album DAMN. has.. Lainey Gossip
For the first time in the history of the Pulitzer Prize, a rapper has won for music. The achievement has been hailed not only as a recognition of Mr. Lamar's talent, but also as a shift in cultural.. Christian Science Monitor
Much of the reaction to Monday’s announcement that the Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar had won a Pulitzer Prize for music with his album “Damn” amounted to something like: Finally.
A steadily.. L.A. Times
Kendrick Lamar’s achievement as the first rapper to win a Pulitzer Prize for music is an epochal achievement in hip-hop, and in Pulitzer history for acknowledging the genre’s importance in American.. L.A. Times