Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE.” Hits #1, Ending Ed Sheeran’s Long Reign

After 12 weeks on the top of the Hot 100, Ed Sheeran's hit "Shape of You" has been toppled by Kendrick Lamar's "HUMBLE." The track, DAMN.'s…
Brian Josephs / April 24, 2017

Producer DJ Dahi Talks the 5 Songs He Made For Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN.

Although Kendrick Lamar's new album DAMN. is far more accessible and contemporary than its predecessor To Pimp a Butterfly, the past still plays a major thematic role. There is the…
Brian Josephs / April 24, 2017

Kendrick Lamar Announces 2017 North American Tour With Travis Scott and D.R.A.M.

To support his excellent new album DAMN., Kendrick Lamar has announced a 2017 North American tour. THE DAMN. TOUR will kick off July 12 in…
Taylor Berman / April 24, 2017

Kendrick Lamar’s Mom Sent Him an Amazing Review of DAMN.

As critics and fans continue grappling with DAMN., the incredible new album from Kendrick Lamar, the rapper's mother shared her opinion of the record with him. Kendrick…
Dale Eisinger / April 23, 2017

Kendrick Lamar Says There’s No Second Album to Go With DAMN.

Last week, Kendrick Lamar released DAMN., his fourth studio album. In the days before and since, rumors spread across the internet insisting that Kendrick was going…
Jeremy Gordon / April 21, 2017

Kendrick Lamar Explained the Crazy Story Behind “DUCKWORTH.” in His First Interview Since DAMN.

Kendrick Lamar's interview with Zane Lowe today did not come with any new music, but Lamar did open up the process and inspirations behind DAMN.,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 21, 2017

Listen to Kendrick Lamar’s First Interview Since Releasing DAMN.

Kendrick Lamar is on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio show right now, to give his first public interview since the release of his fourth album DAMN., which came out…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 21, 2017

LeBron James Explains Why He Loves Kendrick Lamar So Much

LeBron James looks to be on track to reach his seventh straight NBA Finals, just a short time after being one of the first people on…
Brian Josephs / April 21, 2017

Kendrick Collaborator Don Cheadle Just Learned He Was the Original Kung Fu Kenny

As you’re probably aware, Kendrick Lamar’s new nickname is Kung Fu Kenny. He refers to himself as Kung Fu Kenny multiple times over the course…
Peter Helman / April 20, 2017

Kendrick Lamar Releases “DNA.” Video Starring Don Cheadle

Kendrick Lamar has released a video for "DNA.," one of the highlights from his new album DAMN. It opens with Don Cheadle interrogating Lamar in a…
Jeremy Gordon / April 18, 2017

10 Songs That Influenced Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN.

With DAMN., Kendrick Lamar pulls back from the epic scope that defined To Pimp A Butterfly to deliver a rawer, more personal…
SPIN Staff / April 18, 2017

Review: On DAMN., Kendrick Lamar Is Not Your Prophet

The salvation of the New Testament is preceded by the judicious wrath of the Old—the stories of genocidal floods, generational curses, violent plagues, and God’s…
Brian Josephs / April 17, 2017

Watch Kendrick Lamar Perform DAMN. Tracks Live for the First Time at Coachella

In the end, Sunday did not bring the second Kendrick Lamar album that some conspirators had zealously predicted. However, the Compton star did perform some of his DAMN. tracks live…
Brian Josephs / April 17, 2017

The 15 Best Kendrick Lamar Verses, Ranked

Kendrick Lamar is his generation’s greatest rapper (sorry, Drake!). The Compton MC blends searing socio-political themes with acrobatic flows for a style that’s…
Zilla Rocca / April 16, 2017

Geraldo Rivera, a Huge Dumbass, Is Still Trying to Feud With Kendrick Lamar

Today, Fox News host Geraldo Rivera responded to being called out by Kendrick Lamar on "YAH.," from his new album DAMN. "Interviews wanna know my thoughts…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 14, 2017
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