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Kendrick Lamar Picked Out a “Bunch of Beats” During Studio Session with Metro Boomin

Shortly after the release of last year’s To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar‘s buzz snowballed into a landscape-altering momentum that no one can stop. Not that anyone’s tried. After “Control,” everyone appears to know better. In the last year, Kendrick has released two retail projects, both of them Billboard 200 #1 debuts (TPAB topped the charts […]

Physical Copies of Kendrick Lamar’s ‘untitled unmastered.’ Could Be Released This Week

Unless you’re Kanye West, this is exciting news. Kendrick Lamar surprise-released a new album, untitled unmastered., digitally this past Friday, and it appears that the method of release won’t be restricted to just Apple Music and Spotify. According to TDE CEO Anthony Tiffith‘s cryptic Twitter account, we’ll be receiving physical copies of Lamar’s second consecutive […]

LeBron James Thanks Kendrick Lamar For Listening To Him

Following the Grammys, LeBron James tweeted at Kendrick Lamar, essentially begging him to release the untitled tracks the superstar rapper had been teasing fans with. Later on, Anthony Tiffith, the CEO of Top Dawg Entertainment posted on Instagram confirming that King James was the final push towards the 8-track project untitled, unmastered seeing the light of […]

HERNews Week in Review: From Kendrick Lamar to Sandra Bland

This year’s Black History Month ended with a bang. From music to politics, there were several key events this week that stood above the rest. That said, we present HERNews, a weekly recap of the greatest headlines and topics that had us talking this week. Kendrick Lamar Drops a Surprise Album Early this morning [Friday, […]

Listen To Kendrick Lamar’s New Album ‘untitled unmastered’

UPDATE: The album is now available for download on iTunes! It appears Top Dawg is a man of his word. Two days after announcing that he would drop a new TDE project this week to validate claims that he expects there to be releases from ScHoolboy Q, SZA, Isaiah Rashad, Ab-Soul, Kendrick Lamar and Jay […]

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘good kid, m.A.A.d city’ Short Film Is Finally Here

Its been two years since the release of Kendrick Lamar‘s critically acclaimed debut album, good kid, m.A.A.d city.  K-Dot partnered with helmsman Kahlil Joseph to bring the album to the big screen. It was shown at Sundance’s NEXT Festival in Los Angeles, as well as the L.A. Museum of Contemporary Art last year. However, it’s never been fully available […]

Say It Loud: 10 Unapologetic Black Rap Songs #BHM

As one of the most popular genres of music in America and the world, for decades artists have created Hip Hop that makes us dance, sing, celebrate,mourn, fall in love,and reminisces on good times shared. From politics to religion, rap has been one of the pillars of music that best represents the African American community. […]

LeBron James Begs Top Dawg to Release Kendrick Lamar’s “Untitled” Tracks

The thirst is real. And in the case of Kendrick Lamar‘s unreleased “Untitled” records, it appears to be impacting everyone – even LeBron James. The Cleveland Cavalier took to Twitter recently and publicly begged the founder and CEO of TDE, Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith aka Dangeroo Kipawaa, to unleash the songs once and for all […]

Watch J.Cole Perform Biggie’s “Hypnotize”

J.Cole had fans who attended the opening night of Los Angeles’ second-annual Air + Style festival on Saturday in an absolute daze. After figuring out which side of the crowd was most engaged during his headlining set by asking concertgoers to repeat the chorus to his debut album’s lead single, “Who Dat,” at the top […]

Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Eminem & Kendrick Lamar Might Go On Tour Together

With the buzz of Beyoncé’s impending Formation tour still at an all-time high, it looks like Hip Hop might have a monstrous tour of it’s soon. In a recent interview with DJ Whoo Kid, Snoop Dogg revealed that there is a strong possibility that he, Dr. Dre, Eminem and Kendrick Lamar might be on tour […]

Kendrick Lamar Brought a Group of Compton High School Kids to the GRAMMYs

Kendrick Lamar hasn’t just been dominant in the music aspect of his career. The Compton rapper has also excelled in the humanitarian category, performing as part of a TDE toy drive during the Christmas holiday and forwarding some of the proceeds from sales of his new Reebok shoes to charity. Yesterday, Kendrick continued his run of […]

See a Preview of Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy Performance

Later this evening, Kendrick Lamar – who leads the ceremony with 11 nominations on behalf of his sophomore album, To Pimp a Butterfly (already winning four), nearly an all-time record if not for Michael Jackson‘s 12 nods for Thriller in 1984 – is set to give what five-time consecutive host LL Cool J has already been describing […]

Kendrick Lamar Has Already Won Five Grammy Awards

UPDATE: Make it five. That’s right, now that things have gotten underway at the 58th Grammy Awards, awards continue to be handed out and speeches are made. Ice Cube and his son, O’Shea Jackson, just presented the award for Best Rap Album, and Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly beat out albums from Drake, J. […]