Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper and songwriter. Born and raised in Compton, California, he embarked on his musical career as a teenager under the stage name K-Dot, releasing a mixtape that garnered local attention and led to his signing with indie record label Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE). He began to gain recognition in 2010, after his first retail release, Overly Dedicated. The following year, Lamar independently released his first studio album, Section.80, which included his debut single, "HiiiPoWeR". By that time, he had amassed a large Internet following and collaborated with several prominent artists in the hip hop industry, including The Game, Busta Rhymes, and Snoop Dogg.
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Upcoming Tour Dates
Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada
Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada
Prudential Center in Newark, US
Hellow Festival in Monterrey, Mexico
Spectrum Center in Charlotte, US
Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, United States
Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, US
Amalie Arena in Tampa, US
American Airlines Arena in Miami, US
Angel Stadium of Anaheim in Anaheim, US
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Covering a Kendrick Lamar song isn't an easy task, but Xie hit the nail on the head with this one. Taking a page out of Mark Johns' book, the LA-based producer and singer took a stab at Kendrick's standout track "LOVE. (feat. Zacari)" from his…
via EARMILK at August 22, 2017
And it'll be out "Verryyy Soon."Skrillex is seemingly working on a remix of Kendrick Lamar's 'HUMBLE.'. The track is a key moment on the rapper's 'DAMN.' album, with King Kenny warning: "Soprano C, we like to keep it on a high note..." Now it seems…
via Unknown at August 21, 2017
He says it’s coming “Verryyy Soon”
via Pitchfork at August 20, 2017
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