The Nobel Prize in Literature goes to a musical pioneer.
FOX's Simon Owen reports from the European bureau:
The Nobel Prize in Literature awarded to Bob Dylan:
(Dylan) "The answer my friend is blowin' in the wind."
It's the first time the prize has been awarded to a musician.
The Swedish Academy recognizing Dylan:
(Danius) "For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."
The Academy's Sara Danius saying Dylan writes poetry for the ear.
In London, Simon Owen, FOX News.