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Thursday, 13 October 2016

US singer, Bob Dylan becomes first song writer to receive Nobel Prize award for Literature

US singer Bob Dylan, has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, becoming the first songwriter to win the prestigious award. The balladeer, artist and actor, is the first American to win since novelist Toni Morrison in 1993. The 75-year-old rock legend received the prize for "having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition"




His songs include: Blowin' in the Wind and The Times They are A-Changin'. The 75-year-old rock legend received the prize for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition. According to reports, Dylan had been chosen for this award because of his great poetic skills in the English speaking tradition.

For 54 years, he has been at it reinventing himself and constantly creating a new identity for himself. The singer is due to perform later at the Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas.

16 comments:

livingstone chibuike said...

Lovely..congrats

Eddy Ogbunambala said...

Congrats to him

Ndubisi Tochukwu said...

congrats to him
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Ogenah Boris said...

Congratulations. After watching documentary on him, he deserves it

Juliet Iwuno said...

Congrats to him. Linda take note!

Odibe Blessing said...

Awwwwww Congrats to him

christie benjamin said...

Congrats!

Nseabasi Ekpo said...

congrats

okechukwu nnoduechi said...

GOOD TO SEE








AUNTY LINDA 👩

Yusuf Dimas said...

Nice one... congrats to him!

Eleojo Blessing said...

Congratulations sir

Vivian Reginalds said...

wow congratulations
-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

Jamila Shaibu said...

Congrats

Prince lexton said...

Yes o.. Breaking boundaries. #Legend.

Prince lexton said...

Yes o.. Breaking boundaries. #Legend.

David Uche said...

He's illuminati, check out his interview on youtube.

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