Bob Dylan wins a Pulitzer

Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has received an honorary Pulitzer Prize for his “profound impact on popular music and American culture”.

The special music award recognised the 66-year-old’s “lyrical compositions of extraordinary poetic power”. Prize administrator Sig Gissler said the honour “reflects the efforts of the Pulitzer board to broaden the scope of the music prize”.

The time has come!

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