The superstar SoCal rapper has won the Pulitzer Prize for music with his brilliant "DAMN." album. The album becomes the first piece of music that is not Classical or Jazz to take home the prestigious honor that started 101 years ago in the fields of literature, journalism, and music composition.
The Pulitzer board on Monday called the album a work that captures the complexity of African-American life.
Coachella was already going to be a pretty star-studded affair, with Beyonce, The Weeknd and Eminem headlining the festival.
Lamar is known for his piercing lyrics, political statements and his fired-up (sometimes literally) performances.
Colorado teachers prepare for 'Day of Action'
Bixby , Broken Arrow , Jenks , Owasso , and Union students all return to class Monday. And New York state lawmakers increased school funding by $1 billion in their budget.
Kenya electoral board commissioners resign over leadership fight
Apparently, their resignation means that Chebukati has been left with only two commissioners, Prof. Abdi Yakub Guliye and Boya Molu.
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Concerning his health and spontaneity in the game as he's about to return fully to action, he said: "I feel good", he said. This is my first event of the year, that I hope I can finish and I am excited about that.
The 2017 Pulitzer Prize for music went to "Angel's Bone", an opera by composer Du Yun.
The Pulitzer prize is best known for recognising USA journalism, but it also gives awards for books, poetry and music.
The Times and The Washington Post took the national reporting award for their coverage of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential race and contacts between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian officials.