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The 2018 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced today and Kendrick Lamar emerged as a winner in recognition of his Grammy Award-winning project DAMN. K. Dot has proven time and time again how he is one of the most influential entities of The Culture. Kendrick’s voice resonates beyond the Hip Hop sphere, finding its place in film, sports, and politics, reaching the minds and hearts of those who are seemingly less likely to pay attention.
According to pulitzer.org, DAMN is regarded as “a virtuosic song collection unified by its vernacular authenticity and rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes capturing the complexity of modern African-American life.”