The Rundown: Kendrick Lamar, good kid, m.A.A.d. city
"Black Boy Fly"
This track alone justifies the extra three dollars for the deluxe edition of the album. Kendrick Lamar is at his introspective best, breaking down crabs-in-a-barrel jealousy and poignantly name-dropping Compton heroes the Game and Arron Afflalo over mournful Rhodes chords.
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