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
Festival D'ete De Quebec (11 Day Pass) with Ben Caplan & The Casual Smokers, Kendrick Lamar, Nick Jonas
Quebec City Summer Festival Grounds in Quebec, Canada
Various Venues in Quebec City, Canada
Plains Of Abraham in Quebec City, Canada
Gila River Arena in Glendale, US
American Airlines Center in Dallas, US
Toyota Center in Houston, US
Infinite Energy Arena in Duluth, US
Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, US
Barclays Center in Brooklyn, US
Verizon Center in Washington, US
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Kendrick Lamar in the News
The Little Homies are back with another one of their striking visuals for “ELEMENT.” off the DAMN LP. Co-directed by Jonas Lindstroem. Previously: Kendrick Lamar – DNA (NBA Finals Edition) The post Video: Kendrick Lamar – ELEMENT. appeared first on…
via Nah Right at June 27, 2017
The visual world around Kendrick Lamar's DAMN. continues to grow, his videos tunneling inward as they progress stunningly outward.
via NPR at June 27, 2017
Make it look sexy Ku Fu Kenny has put out one of the most thought provoking albums of 2017 in Damn. Today we get the visual to one of the standout tracks, “Element”. From handcuffs to burning buildings, Kendrick gives you the imagery up close &…
via Rap Radar at June 27, 2017
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