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Aretha Franklin Makes History With Posthumous Pulitzer Prize Win

Aretha Franklin continues to break records even after life. The Queen of Soul was awarded the Pulitzer Prize Special Citation honor Monday posthumously. This makes her the first woman to receive the honor since 1930. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Pulitzer board said the award was given to Franklin for “her indelible contribution to […]

Kendrick Lamar Receives Pulitzer Prize Award for ‘DAMN.’ in NYC

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Kendrick Lamar should just change his middle name to winning, because that’s all he does. The Compton rapper was awarded with the Pulitzer Prize for his successful album DAMN., which released last Summer. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information K. Dot was front-and-center for his time to shine at the luncheon, which took place at Columbia […]

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Damn’ Sales Increase 236% After Pulitzer Prize Win

Kendrick Lamar's 'Damn' Sales Increase After Pulitzer Prize Win

Kendrick Lamar’s latest album Damn. sold 1.1 million copies since its release last year. That album made him the first rapper to win the Pulitzer Prize. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Billboard reports that the album’s sales has skyrocketed by 236%. Streams and song sales have also increased by 29% since K. Dot’s victory. Furthermore, on-demand […]

Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize for ‘Damn’ Album


It’s been a year and two days since Kendrick Lamar released his fourth album, Damn and the rapper is still making history with this project. On Monday afternoon, K. Dot was awarded the Pulitzer prize for the Grammy award-winning album. The Compton lyricist became the first rapper ever to receive the prestigious award. Visit streaming.thesource.com for […]

Newsday Journalist, Pulitzer Prize Winner Les Payne Dies at 76

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Longtime Newsday journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner Les Payne has unexpectedly passed at the age of 76. According to reports, he suffered a heart attack at his home in Harlem. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Payne’s family confirmed his death to Newsday, where he worked for nearly four decades. During his time at the publication, he […]

Activist In Iconic Ferguson Riots Photo Found Dead


Edward Crawford, the subject of an iconic photo taken during protests in Ferguson, Missouri has been found dead. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information According to the St. Louis’s Post-Dispatch, which won a Pulitzer Prize for reporting that contained the image of Crawford, the activist reportedly died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The photo that went […]