Kendrick Lamar Becomes First Rapper to Win a Pulitzer Prize in Music

Kendrick Lamar was awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Music for his album DAMN on Monday, April 16. 10 Best Albums of 2017 The Pulitzer Prize website called the album, which was released in April 2017, “a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes capturing the complexity(…)