Mike WiLL Made-It has revealed that his beat for Kendrick Lamar’s No. 1 single “HUMBLE.” was originally made for Gucci Mane. In a new interview with NPR he said, “With ‘HUMBLE.,’ I knew that beat was going to capture a moment. It just felt real urgent. Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in Vulture. At first glance, Damn, the fourth and latest opus from Kendrick Lamar, doesn’t seem as much of a group effort as his previous works. Compared to his last album, 2015’s To Pimp a Butterfly, it has a fraction of the featured guest artists and a shorter run time. Show More Summary
If these star players go early anyway, guess all that controversy was for nothing. When an injured Leonard Fournette skipped LSU's bowl win over Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson's Louisville and an injured Christian McCaffrey skipped Stanford's bowl win over potential No. Show More Summary
Kendrick is taking over the game. Continue reading…
Sit down. Kendrick Lamar’s anthem of humbleness is officially number one. Billboard reports that “HUMBLE.” is the no. 1 song in America, replacing Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You.” The lead single from Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. originally debuted at the no. 2 spot. Every track on the new album has charted on the Billboard Hot 100, […]
Federal prosecutors say a former executive of a now-defunct Franklin-based bank has pleaded guilty to lying to federal regulators. The office of Acting U.S. Attorney Jack Smith said 73-year-old Lamar … Click to Continue »
Billboard reports that Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. has had the most successful release of any album in 2017 thus far. It’s not a huge surprise that year’s most lyrical, dense, and ferocious album is also its most successful (this is the rapper’s third...Show More Summary
The artist's performance during the second weekend of the festival was noticeably more playful.
If ever you’ve wondered what it’s really like to take a back seat to Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran can currently be found keeping it warm. After a relentless 12 weeks of Sheeran’s “Shape of You” leading the Hot 100 with no end in sight, it’s finally been unseated by the ... More »
Proof that you don't need Taylor Swift to top the charts.
As day gave way to night during the final hours of Coachella 2017, a collective heave seemed to permeate the acreage in and around the polo grounds. The hard heat had subsided and the festival went into its final lap. The relief seemed to blow in with the wind gusts, felt h by the estimated 125,000...
The Compton rapper’s “DNA.” single also reached the No. 4 position.
It's Kendrick Lamar's world, and we're just lucky enough to be living in it. Last night he wrapped up his pair of incendiary Coachella headlining performances, and this morning announced he's taking those shows across the country on an arena tour. His latest studio album DAMN. scored a rave, emoji-filled review from his mom and…
Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE.” is the no. 1 song in America, as Billboard reports. The song initially debuted at the #2 spot upon its release, being held off from hitting the top of the charts by Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You,” which he has now replaced. Show More Summary
TDE’s in-house producer discusses Kendrick’s hands-on recording approach and the conspiracy theories that have followed the project’s release.
Kendrick Lamar's crash pad at Coachella's fit for a king... dude balled out at an INSANE villa for his must-see performance out in the desert. The "HUMBLE." rapper made himself at home at the Big Sioux Estate -- a spectacular 6 bedroom, 7.5…
The rapper’s new album shot to No. 1 on the strength of sales of the full album. John Mayer opened at No. 2.
Kendrick Lamar, New Order, Justice, Lorde, Hans Zimmer, Real Estate, Tove Lo, DJ Khaled, Future Islands, Kaytranada, Devendra Banhart, Lil Uzi Vert, Whitney, Skepta, Pond, Ezra Furman, T.S.O.L., and more played the final day of Coachella 2017 weekend 2. Continue reading…