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News: Kendrick Lamar Accepts Pulitzer Prize Award In New York

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News: Kendrick Lamar Accepts Pulitzer Prize Award In New York

Kendrick Lamar attended Columbia University as the first rapper ever to accept the 2018 Pulitzer Prize Award for Music. The Award was for his DAMN album which the committee referred to 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.’ […]

News: J. Cole’s ‘K.O.D.’ Album Debuts No. 1 on Billboard

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News: J. Cole’s ‘K.O.D.’ Album Debuts No. 1 on Billboard

After announcing the 1st annual Dreamville Festival, J. Cole’s new K.O.D. album debuts at No. 1 on Billboard. The new LP moved an estimated 397,000 equivalent album units, 215,000 of that sum from streaming in the first week. Release via Dreamville/Roc Nation/Interscope the project becomes his fifth consecutive No. 1 on the Billboard 200. K.O.D. […]