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Post-Dylan dilemma: Who will win the 2017 Nobel Literature Prize?

Post-Dylan dilemma: Who will win the 2017 Nobel Literature Prize?

 Who will win the 2017 Nobel Literature Prize, after Bob Dylan last year? The Swedish Academy likes to stun the world with its pick, but, wary of its reputation, it is seen going with a more traditional choice this year.

Oct 03, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
Bob Dylan delivers his Nobel Lecture

Bob Dylan delivers his Nobel Lecture

Legendary American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan delivered his Nobel Lecture to the Swedish Academy in the form of an audio file on Monday.

Jun 07, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Bob Dylan accepts 2016 Nobel prize at last

Bob Dylan accepts 2016 Nobel prize at last

After months of uncertainty and controversy, Bob Dylan finally accepted the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature at a jovial, champagne-laced ceremony, the Swedish Academy announced.

Apr 02, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
Bob Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm at weekend: Academy

Bob Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm at weekend: Academy

Music icon Bob Dylan is to receive his Nobel prize this weekend at a meeting with the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, it was announced Wednesday.

Mar 29, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan not to attend ceremony

Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan not to attend ceremony

The Swedish Academy announced on October 13 to award the Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 to Dylan "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition".

Nov 17, 2016, 08:26 AM IST
Will Bob Dylan accept Nobel prize for literature? Here's what he said

Will Bob Dylan accept Nobel prize for literature? Here's what he said

Bob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel prize for literature, the Swedish Academy that awards it has said, breaking his silence on the win that he said left him "speechless".

Oct 29, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

Bob Dylan now says will accept Nobel prize for literature

Bob Dylan was named this year`s laureate on October 13, but a prominent members of the Swedish Academy that awards the prize complained a week later that he had not responded to repeated phone calls.

Oct 29, 2016, 03:45 AM IST
Nobel Prize committee gives up trying to contact Bob Dylan

Nobel Prize committee gives up trying to contact Bob Dylan

The Nobel Prize committee has given up trying to reach musician Bob Dylan, days after he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Oct 19, 2016, 16:07 PM IST

Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan yet to respond to committee

Bob Dylan's silence about the Nobel Prize puts a question mark on his appearance at the award ceremony in Sweden scheduled in December.

Oct 19, 2016, 15:13 PM IST
Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan performs in Las Vegas, makes no mention coveted prize

Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan performs in Las Vegas, makes no mention coveted prize

While the audience cheered on for more songs during Bob Dylan's performance, the 75-year-old legend just gave a brief encore.

Oct 14, 2016, 13:47 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan celebrates Bob Dylan’s Noble Literature Prize win - WATCH

Shah Rukh Khan celebrates Bob Dylan’s Noble Literature Prize win - WATCH

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is going gaga over US music icon Bob Dylan’s Noble Literature Prize win. The 50-year-old actor recently took to Twitter to share a video with his fans to show how he celebrated the announcement of the prestigious award. 

Oct 14, 2016, 11:15 AM IST
'Bob Dylan's Nobel literature prize, recognition of humanity'

'Bob Dylan's Nobel literature prize, recognition of humanity'

The rock legend received the Nobel prize in Literature "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."

Oct 13, 2016, 20:13 PM IST
You simply can't afford to miss these legendary songs of Nobel Literature Prize winner Bob Dylan!

You simply can't afford to miss these legendary songs of Nobel Literature Prize winner Bob Dylan!

Bob Dylan, regarded as the voice of a generation for his influential songs from the 1960s onwards, has won the Nobel Prize for Literature in a surprise decision that made him the only singer-songwriter to win the award.

Oct 13, 2016, 19:04 PM IST
Nobel Literature Prize 2016: Everything you want to know about music icon Bob Dylan

Nobel Literature Prize 2016: Everything you want to know about music icon Bob Dylan

Over the years Dylan has won 11 Grammy awards, as well as one Golden Globe and even an Oscar in 2001, for best original song "Things have Changed" in the movie "Wonder Boys."

Oct 13, 2016, 18:00 PM IST

Nobel prize 2016: US songwriter Bob Dylan bags honour for literature

The prize is named after dynamite inventor Alfred Nobel and has been awarded since 1901 for achievements in science, literature and peace in accordance with his will.

Oct 13, 2016, 16:50 PM IST
Bob Dylan to release 36-disc boxed set of 1966 concerts

Bob Dylan to release 36-disc boxed set of 1966 concerts

Columbia Records Label in a collaboration with Legacy Records will release musician Bob Dylan's 36-disc boxed set with every known recording from his 1966 concerts.

Sep 28, 2016, 16:09 PM IST
Bob Dylan recording new album!

Bob Dylan recording new album!

Bob Dylan is recording the follow up to his 2015 album, 'Shadows in the Night'

Feb 17, 2016, 10:01 AM IST

Bob Dylan''s ''Hard Rain'' lyrics to be auctioned in London

A draft of the lyrics for Bob Dylan`s protest song "A Hard Rain`s A-Gonna Fall" is going up for auction in London next month and is expected to fetch up to 200,000 pounds ($314,000), Sotheby`s auct

Aug 26, 2015, 00:43 AM IST
Barack Obama listens to Bob Dylan, Beyonce

Barack Obama listens to Bob Dylan, Beyonce

US President Barack Obama listens to various artists ranging from Bob Dylan, Stevie Wonder to Beyonce and Nina Simone, according to the playlists shared by The White House on Spotify.

Aug 16, 2015, 09:14 AM IST
Weather frequently portrayed in pop music: Study

Weather frequently portrayed in pop music: Study

Weather is frequently portrayed in popular music, with songs often referring to sun and rain, according to a new study which also found that Bob Dylan has written or sung more songs about weather than any other artist.

Jul 07, 2015, 14:02 PM IST