Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Hank Williams: Lovesick Blues

I didn't get to post this when I found out, but you may have heard that Hank was awarded a special Pulitzer Prize this year for his career.

Here's the Pulitzer citation:

A posthumous special citation to Hank Williams for his craftsmanship as a songwriter who expressed universal feelings with poignant simplicity and played a pivotal role in transforming country music into a major musical and cultural force in American life.

It's about time.


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