Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar is a Compton, California, native who has demonstrated a penchant for mesmerizing lyrical displays and thoughtful songwriting. He originally rapped under the moniker K. Dot and released a series of mixtapes starting in 2003. In 2010, he released O(verly) D(edicated) under his birth name, Kendrick Lamar. He followed up with the acclaimed Section .80 mixtape that earned him a BET Hip Hop Award nomination and shined a light on societal ills and the struggle of Generation Y. But it was his major label debut, good kid, m.A.A.d city that propelled him into superstardom. Now the Black Hippy comrade is among rap’s elite and believed by many to wear the crown as the hottest MC in the game. 

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Two of Cali's finest team up for the first single off GH2: Life Ain’t Nuthin’ But.

Kendrick Lamar Gives Behind-the-Scenes Look at 'King Kunta' Video

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Kendrick Lamar Opens Up to Fans in Twitter Q&A

The famously private rapper talks Lil Wayne, TPAB and more in #askKendrick session.
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