Bob Dylan will not attend Nobel prize ceremony

November 16, 2016 18:22

Singer/songwriter Bob Dylan will not be attending the Nobel prize ceremony in December to accept the award he won.

According to AFP, the Swedish Academy released a statement on Wednesday saying Dylan would not be attending due to "other commitments."The statement added that "the Swedish Academy received a personal letter from Bob Dylan yesterday where he explained that he could not make himself available in December and leave to Stockholm to accept the Nobel prize in literature."

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