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Protesters Chant Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright” After Trump Cancels Rally

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Kendrick Lamar continues to unite people with his inspirational lyrics, just as Republican frontrunner Donald Trump refuses to take any sort of responsibility for the destructiveness of his downright divisive and racist rhetoric on the campaign trail. A group of peaceful protesters were heard chanting the triumphant chorus to “Alright” from Kendrick’s five-time Grammy Award-winning […]

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

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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 […]

See a Preview of Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy Performance

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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 Breaks Down the Making of ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’

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With the 58th Annual Grammy Awards exactly one week away, Kendrick Lamar, who leads the ceremony with 11 nominations for his second album, To Pimp a Butterfly – a Hip Hop milestone, and nearly all-time record had it not been for Michael Jackson‘s Thriller racking up one extra nod in 1984 – along with several […]

Kendrick Lamar And Big Sean Earn Platinum Albums Due To RIAA New Streaming Rule

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Due to the Internet Age and the technologically advanced means in which music is now consumed, the Recording Industry Association of America has modified its Gold and Platinum album guidelines to include on-demand audio and video streams and a track sale equivalent in Gold and Platinum album awards. Because of the new standards, now Hip Hop […]

Kendrick Lamar Speaks on His Visit to the White House, Shares Photos

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It was reported earlier today that Kendrick Lamar recently paid a visit to the White House for a meeting with President Barack Obama in the Oval Office. Divulged by senior adviser Valerie Jarrett during this week’s episode of BuzzFeed’s Another Round, particular details surrounding their encounter remained scarce, leaving minds to wonder what exactly was […]

Kendrick Lamar Met With President Obama at the White House

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Update: Kendrick has shared additional details and photos of the event. From Compton to Congress. Currently leading the 58th Annual Grammy Awards with a rap record of 11 nominations for his sophomore album To Pimp a Butterfly, which boasts President Barack Obama‘s favorite song of the year, “How Much a Dollar Cost,” Kendrick Lamar continues […]

Kendrick Lamar Debuts New Song “Untitled 2” on ‘Fallon’

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As was previously alluded to by Quest Love of The Roots, The Source‘s co-MVP of 2015 Kendrick Lamar returned to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday for the world premiere of a brand new song, dubbed “Untitled 2.” Following a sit-down interview with Jimmy, in which “the biggest name in music,” as he […]

Kendrick Lamar Shares Short Film ‘God Is Gangsta’

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Kendrick Lamar‘s passion for his craft is showcased authentically in his new visual, “God Is Gangsta.” The short film is set to tracks “u” and “For Sale?,” both off of his Grammy-nominated album To Pimp A Butterfly and features a duality visually; from Kendrick going on a drunken rant in the first part rapping along to lines […]

Kendrick Lamar Made President Obama’s Favourite Song Of 2015

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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama recently sat down for an interview with PEOPLE Magazine where they talk about their favourite moments of 2015 from cherished times to music. Bruno Mars‘ “Uptown Funk” is Michelle’s favourite song whilst Barack picked a song from Kendrick Lamar, who is currently enjoying the success of receiving […]

A Travi$ Scott, Diddy, Kendrick Lamar Collabo Is In the Works

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Travi$ Scott is cooking something up his sleeve.. The “Antidote” rapper hinted at a forthcoming collaboration with Kendrick Lamar, Diddy, and himself. He uploaded a video of them and it looks like they were making a song and the caption read: “Soon”. Back track to six weeks ago, Travi$ uploaded a picture with him and […]

Kendrick Lamar Responds to Geraldo Rivera’s Criticism of His BET Awards Performance

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPSHbBHPbSg Kendrick comes out of his shell to respond to Rivera’s comments Very rarely does Kendrick Lamar respond to what happens in popular media. He only recently began popping up on TMZ, he hardly tweets, his Instagram is a ghost town, and if you search blog sites, you’ll see his music, and his music videos. […]

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s New Video, “Alright”

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Perfect timing Kendrick Lamar opened up Sunday’s BET Awards with “Alright,” his Pharrell-produced summer banger, and today, footage of Geraldo Rivera on Fox News blaming the song for some of the issues facing African-Americans today surfaced. Advertisement Screw it. Here’s the music video for the stellar anthem.

Here’s Kendrick Lamar Performing “These Walls” Live on ‘Ellen’

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Kendrick Lamar shows off the depth of his latest album on Ellen Since the release of his sophomore album, To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar has pretty much gone quiet, outside of the release of his “King Kunta” music video, and a feature and cameo on Taylor Swift‘s latest #1 single, “Bad Blood.” According to […]

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Interview On ‘The Breakfast Club’

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Kendrick Lamar stopped by The Breakfast Club this morning to talk about his album, his peers, influences, Tupac and much more, but he revealed one very interesting thing: he’s engaged.  His new album, To Pimp A Butterfly, debuted at #1 once again this week with sales of upwards of 100,000 in its third week, and […]