Good Kid M.A.A.D. City

Kendrick Lamar has been basking in the love of Hip-Hop purists, publications, and legends alike for some time now, and his solo debut good kid, M.A.A.D. city hasn’t even hit store shelves yet. Rolling Stone captured some footage of the Compton MC receiving praises from mentor Dr. Dre and top 5 dead or alive MC Andre 3000 in a […]

Kendrick Lamar’s already stellar year reached a new plateua at Saturday’s BET Hip-Hop Awards, when the Compton MC won Lyricist Of The Year honors over the likes of good friend J.Cole, Jay-Z, Nas and Kanye West. Following the award ceremony, K. Dot hit the stage at ATL’s Tabernacle for his BET Music Matters tour, where he thanked fans […]

Kendrick Lamar took a visit to the Raheem Devaughn show to speak to the songwriter/radio host about the making of good kid, m.A.A.d. city and his career progress to this point. “It was a real great experience, man. Tapping into old feelings and new emotions as well,” Kendrick said when asked about making this album. “There is […]

Kendrick Lamar has no intentions of going back on his theory about voting being a waste of time, but he’s encouraging everyone else to make their own decisions. Once the criticism reached its height, Lamar sent out a couple of tweets  telling his nearly 500,000 Twitter fans not to follow in his footsteps. “And when […]

Jay Rock and the entire Top Dawg Entertainment group are having a pretty good summer. Powered by the anticipation behind crew member Kendrick Lamar’s good kid m.A.A.d city debut, Rock couldn’t be more proud of his friend. The two are set to embark on the BET Music Matters Tour next month, which will lead into Lamar’s […]

Lady Gaga went and caught Kendrick Lamar in Chicago for his performance at the Pitchfork Festival, and what was widely assumed has now been made official from the leader of the “little monsters.” “I am so excited to announce that a record I’ve been working on has now become a collaboration with Kendrick Lamar for his album,” […]

A couple of weeks back, Kendrick Lamar ran around the great city of Chicago during this for the Pitchfork Music Festival. The Pitchfork camera crew shadows K.Dot around the city as he makes a Radio Run, in and around Chicago, doing press for good kid, m.A.A.d city, while in town for the Pitchfork Music Festival. He talks about the upcoming album, […]

The good kid is going to hit mad cities this starting this fall with BET Music Matters. Kendrick Lamar and BET are hitting the road on a 23-city North American tour starting September 7th in Roanoke, VA. “Kendrick is one the most prolific and phenomenal artist emerging today. His music, style and flow brings a fresh and […]

File this under “ish you don’t see everyday.” This past weekend at the Pitchfork Festival in Chicago, Kendrick Lamar hung with one of his biggest fans, Stefani Germanotta. Stefani Germanotta also goes by the stage name of Lady Gaga, you may have heard of her. This strange connection isn’t totally out of the blue. Lady Gaga recently tweeted […]

Liquor has been the catalyst to many of our awful nights. Kendrick Lamar seems to agree, as he revisits the nights that peer pressure caused him to over indulge in libations, despite the known end result on the T-Minus produced, “Swimming Pools (Drank).” On the track K. Dot reaches a crossroad in his night, where he has […]

The buzz behind Kendrick Lamar’s debut album has been bubbling over for a while now, and since we’ll have to wait until the fall to take a full listen, the rapper refuses to give away too many details. Late last week, rather than let the chatter behind the album persist, Lamar took to Twitter to […]