Posts Tagged ‘kendrick lamar’

Watch Kendrick Lamar Debut a New Song Backed By Bilal and Thundercat on “The Colbert Report”

Last night, Kendrick Lamar was the final musical guest on The Colbert Report, and, just as he did on SNL, Kendrick delivered a stunning performance that is worth watching again and again. With a backing band that included... Read more »

Download Mike WiLL Made-It’s “Ransom” Mixtape, ft. Kendrick Lamar, Young Thug, iLoveMakonnen, and More

There are a lot of producers in Atlanta who are killing it right now, but none who have as many hits under their belt as Mike WiLL Made-It. With a track record like his, getting big-name features... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of 2014

Music videos are an increasingly important component of an artist's career, especially new artists introducing themselves via social media and blogs. Whether showing a twerking pop star or a stand-in actor for an anonymous artist, videos... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar Says He Wants To Influence a Younger Generation to Avoid Violence

Kendrick Lamar is an artist that understands the power of his voice, frequently using it to speak out on issues in the world. Speaking with MTV, Lamar made this clear again with his wishes to influence a... Read more »

Take a Tour of Compton With Kendrick Lamar

If you’re going to ride through Compton, Kendrick Lamar might be one of the best tour guides you’ll come across. For his new Reebok ad, K. Dot takes us through his beloved city and explains that... Read more »

Punch feat. Kendrick Lamar – “25”

Top Dawg Entertainment has had a very busy and successful year and it doesn’t look like they’re already creating the blueprint for a successful 2015 as well. While fans have been enjoying recent releases from Ab-Soul,... Read more »

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Stunning Saturday Night Live Performance

Kendrick Lamar was the music guest on SNL last night, his second appearance, playing two recently released songs, the divisive “i” and “Pay For It” with Jay Rock and Chantal. The big talking point, though, was Kendrick’s appearance—he was wearing all... Read more »

Listen to the Kendrick Lamar Verse on “Eyes Above” That Was Cut From Flying Lotus’ “You’re Dead!”

By now, fans of Flying Lotus’ recent album Your Dead! are familiar with Kendrick Lamar’s feature on “Never Catch Me” but apparently there was originally meant to be another feature from Kendrick. In an interview with... Read more »

Here’s “Backseat Shake Off,” the Inevitable Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift Mash-Up

If you didn’t see this one coming, you don’t get the internet. The internet went crazy for a video of Taylor Swift rapping along to Kendrick Lamar’s “Backseat Freestyle,” and again for a video of Kendrick Lamar... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar Says People Need to Let Go of His Rumored Drake Feud

Kendrick Lamar, who just released the music video for “i,” stopped by Power 105’s “The Breakfast Club” to talk about his good kid, m.A.A.d. city follow-up and his rumored feud with Drake. K. Dot says people need... Read more »

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Video for “i”

Kendrick Lamar has already given us a lyric video for “i,” but now the TDE MC has released the official music video for the track. The video, which features Ronald Isley, is out as fans wait... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar: “I hated the word ‘role model.’ But you can’t run from it.”

Kendrick Lamar, who is in New York preparing for this weekend’s Saturday Night Live appearance, stopped by Hot 97 to speak about a variety of topics, including his upcoming album and the project’s first single, “i.”... Read more »

Kendrick Lamar’s “King Kunta” Lauded By HBO Music Supervisor Scott Vener

Although Kendrick Lamar’s new song, reportedly titled “King Kunta,” has not been released, the track’s already received rave reviews from HBO music supervisor Scott Vener. “I been dying to talk about this,” Vener recently said in... Read more »

Listen to Flying Lotus’ New Album “You’re Dead!”

With Flying Lotus’ new album You’re Dead! out October 7, fans are getting a sneak peek at the album, thanks to a 24 hour stream in collaboration with Boiler Room. The stream, which you can listen to above until 5pm... Read more »

Video: Flying Lotus ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Never Catch Me”

The title of Flying Lotus’ new album is You’re Dead!, and when we spoke to the L.A. based rapper, producer, and creator he talked about death fair bit too. The video for “Never Catch Me,” his brilliant... Read more »