Mass Appeal drops off the latest episode of their ‘Super’ series, in which they ask artists to describe for us their ideal superhero alter-ego. After setting it off with Kendrick Lamar back in May, they speak with Gunplay about his Captain Cocaine persona. Don Logan’s Living Legend LP is out now. Previously: Gunplay – White […]
Seven months after its initial release, the album's finally getting the wax treatment it deserves.
Last week, video of Black Lives Matter protesters in Cleveland made the rounds, and they were chanting the chorus to one of the most acclaimed songs of 2015 so far: “We gon’ be alright! We gon’ be alright!” The song is Kendrick Lamar’s...Show More Summary
This is a hip-hop heads' dream come true. Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def surprised fans in Montreal when he joined headliner Kendrick Lamar onstage at the 2015 Osheaga Festival on Saturday (Aug. 1). Continue reading…
Kendrick Lamar headlined the second day of Montreal’s Osheaga festival last night. As Pigeons & Planes reports, the audience started chanting the hook to “Alright” before Kendrick even took the stage, and Kendrick ended his set with the glorious one-two punch of TPAB highlights “King Kunta” and “Alright.” Before starting “King Kunta,” he noticed Yasiin […]
Yasiin Bey photo via Instagram During Kendrick Lamar's headlining set at Osheaga, he brought out a special guest to freestyle over his To Pimp a Butterfly single "Alright". Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) came out and offered his spin on the song's chorus. Show More Summary
The 32nd MTV Video Music Awards will air on August 30, 2015 on MTV. Here are my predictions: Video of the Year Beyoncé -- "7/11" Kendrick Lamar -- "Alright" Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) -- "Uptown Funk" Ed Sheeran -- "ThinkingShow More Summary
Compton: A Soundtrack features Ice Cube, Kendrick Lamar, Jill Scott, Snoop Dogg and Eminem.
Kendrick told the audience that Mos Def was the reason he began rapping.
Kendrick Lamar’s latest music video is for “For Free? (Interlude)?,” one of many brisk, virtuosic stretches on To Pimp a Butterfly in which the rapper unspools a thread of spoken-word brilliance while his band supplies some jazzy accompaniment. Show More Summary
Rapper Kendrick Lamar continues to promote his celebrated album 'To Pimp a Butterfly' with a new video for “Be Free?” (Interlude), which is spoken word tune on the LP. Continue reading…
“Oh America, you bad bitch / I picked cotton that made you rich / Now my dick ain’t free,” spits Kendrick Lamar in the new video for “For Free? (Interlude)” …Read More
Kendrick Lamar has dropped the new music video for "For Free? (Interlude)," a jazzy, Last Poets-inspired cut off the rapper's acclaimed To Pimp a Butterfly. Clocking in at just over two minutes, Lamar furiously packs plenty of amusing moments in this Joe Weil and the Little Homies-directed video as Lamar chases a...
Kendrick Lamar is a whole lot of things: Incredible rapper, fearless, attractive lyrically to generations of hip-hop fans. One thing you might not consider him to be is really funny. Well, to show that he can literally do whatever he wants to and excel in it, he released a video for "For Free?" the interlude off of To Pimp a Butterfly. Show More Summary
Photo by Don Q Hannah, courtesy of Robert Glasper It's been a good year for jazz reaching into the mainstream: Releases like Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly, Ghostface Killah’s recent collaboration Sour Soul with Toronto jazz trio...Show More Summary
Kendrick Lamar Drops “For Free” Interlude Music Video From To Pimp A Butterfly This. D. Ain’t FREEEEEE! Pure. Comedy. Can this kid do anything wrong? Image via VEVO
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To Pimp a Butterfly is out now. Previously: Video: Jidenna ft. Kendrick Lamar – Classic Man (Remix)
K.Dots' girl is going crazy, literally.