Kendrick Lamar Becomes First Rapper to Win Pulitzer Prize
Kendrick Lamar became the first rap artist to win a Pulitzer Prize .
He won for his album "DAMN" on Monday.
The Pulitzer board called the album "a virtuosic song collection" and praised his ability to capture the "complexity of modern African-American life." On top of that high praise, Lamar is the first person to win for any genre of music other than classical or jazz.