Bob Dylan Awarded Presidential Medal of FreedomObama: ‘Not a Bigger Giant in the History of American Music’…

Bob Dylan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honor, at a ceremony at the White House this afternoon.

At the ceremony, President Obama said of Dylan, “There is not a bigger giant in the history of American music,” adding that the “unique gravel-y power” of his voice helped redefine “not just what music sounded like, but the message it carried and how it made people feel.” (More via Rolling Stone…)

Bob Dylan Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
Obama: ‘Not a Bigger Giant in the History of American Music’…

Bob Dylan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honor, at a ceremony at the White House this afternoon.

At the ceremony, President Obama said of Dylan, “There is not a bigger giant in the history of American music,” adding that the “unique gravel-y power” of his voice helped redefine “not just what music sounded like, but the message it carried and how it made people feel.” (More via Rolling Stone…)

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