Interestingly enough, the first song writer who won Nobel Prize was Rabindranath Tagore in 1913, :-), for Geetanjali (Song Offerings). Nobel Committee have over the years upturned traditional notions that many of us regard as “expectations”, Dylan’s prize is perhaps the latest in that trend, if you will.

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