The legendary singer-songwriter has been awarded the prestigious prize(Nobel Prize) for “creating new poetic expressions”.
“2016 Literature Laureate Bob Dylan, age 75, born on May 24, 1941 in Duluth, Minnesota, USA. #NobelPrize”
See Reactions Below:
“@ChanSteele: The Nobel in Literature to Bob Dylan? A man who is quite literally a character in a Haruki Murakami novel? When Murakami should have won?”
“@palkisu: Bob Dylan wins the Nobel for Literature..unconventional,progressive to see songs as literary works @NewsX #awesome Next time Murakami,please”
“@MichaelPDeacon: My dad has been a Bob Dylan fan for over 50 years, and even he thinks this is hilarious”
“@JonathanHaynes: has Leonard Cohen ever won it? because as writers of the same era, Cohen is obviously way better than Dylan.”
“@Ankaman616: Bob Dylan paving the way for Kanye West to win a Nobel Prize. Hyped.”
@jimwaterson: Nobel prize judges: “Shall we give it to an obscure Belarussian again?”
“Well it *would* be quite cool to get to meet Bob Dylan”
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