KENDRICK LAMAR WINS PULITZER PRIZE FOR ALBUM "DAMN"

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Lamar has won a Pulitzer Prize for music regarding his album “Damn.,” the organization announced this afternoon. The Pulitzer board deemed the album “a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes capturing the complexity of modern African-American life.”

 

Lamar, who was at Coachella this weekend,  did not immediately respond to requests for comment, Punch, head of Top Dawg Entertainment, tweeted: “Pulitzer Prize winner Kdot from Compton. I [better] not ever hear one of you n—as speak with anything less than respect in your mouth for Kendrick Lamar. #TDE.”