Bob Dylan has won the Nobel Prize for Literature “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition,” the academy said.
The American lyricist, musician and activist has been awarded this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”. He is the first songwriter to win this prestigious award.
The 75-year-old singer has been enthralling audiences with his poignant and provoking songs over the years.
Some of his all-time popular numbers include ‘Tambourine Man’, ‘The Times They Are a-changin’, ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ and ‘Blowin ..