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The Power of Kendrick Lamar’s “Mortal Man” Poem

It's been six months since Kendrick Lamar released his groundbreaking third studio album, To Pimp A Butterfly.  Stuffed with social... Read More
Posted 2 weeks ago by Vinnie Johnson

Kendrick Lamar Performs Incredible “TPAB” Medley on “The Late Show” with Stephen Colbert

All future musical guests of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert have their work cut out for them, as Kendrick Lamar graced the stage as the first... Read More
Posted 4 weeks ago by Brendan V

Kendrick Lamar’s Beyond-Classic “To Pimp a Butterfly” | Take 2 Album Review

"Technology is a glittering lure, but there is the rare occasion when the public can be engaged on a level beyond flash. The most important idea in... Read More
Posted one month ago by Nathan S.

Jay Rock Didn’t Murder Kendrick on “Money Trees”

Jay Rock is so hot right now not even a money tree could shade him. With a few record releases, a listening session and an album that we may be able... Read More
Posted one month ago by Lucas G.

Two Years Later, How Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” Verse Changed Hip-Hop

[Art by vadivisuals] It’s an annual event. The corndog, the fried onion, the funnel cake, the indigestion the next day. Shooting up a... Read More
Posted about 2 months ago by Lucas G.

Kendrick Lamar Interviews N.W.A, They Talk History, Eazy E, Pusha T & More

[Photo Credit via Billboard] Have you ever dreamed about interviewing your idol? What about four of them? Thanks to Billboard Magazine, on the... Read More
Posted about 2 months ago by DJ Z

Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp A Butterfly,” the B-Sides Collection

[Art by DJNowGraphics] Yesterday we brought you the news that Kendrick Lamar would be the first musical guest on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert,... Read More
Posted about 2 months ago by Brendan V

Kendrick Lamar Tapped as Stephen Colbert’s First Late Show Musical Guest

[Photo Credit: Matt De Mello] Endings come with new beginnings. The Colbert Report is being followed by the Late Show with Stephen Colbert,... Read More
Posted about 2 months ago by Brendan V

Traffic Jam: How Kendrick Flipped a Forgotten Tupac Song Into “For Free?”

Before we proceed, we all agree that Kendrick Lamar is one of the greatest rappers alive? Right? Right. Ok, glad it’s unanimous. But what,... Read More
Posted 2 months ago by Lucas G.

MTV Announces ‘15 Video Music Award Nominees, Kendrick Lamar Leads The Pack

It's about that time again, when summer winds down and the music industry comes together for one night to celebrate the time-honored tradition of... Read More
Posted 2 months ago by Brendan V