Kendrick Lamar wins 2018 Pulitzer Prize for music.

Grammy award-winning artist Kendrick Lamar became the first hip-hop artist to win a Pulitzer prize for his album “Damn”. D’Ante and Ryan discuss why this is so significant to the culture of hip-hop.

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About the Author

Amanda LeClaire

Host, CultureShift

Co-Host of WDET’s new program, CultureShift.

amanda.leclaire@wdet.org   Follow @amandalee_lec

Ryan Patrick Hooper

Producer, Culture Shift

Ryan Patrick Hooper has worked as an arts and culture journalist in Detroit for over a decade.

hooper@wdet.org   Follow @hoopingtonpost

D'Ante Whitney

Intern

D’Ante is a Detroit native born and raised, And two-time Spec Howards School Of Broadcast Arts graduate. With interest ranging from news to hip hop culture and media, he looks forward to contributing to WDET.

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