Kendrick Lamar News

 
  • Cover of ScHoolboy Q Discusses His Personality, Joining TDE & His Fashion Sense
    ScHoolboy Q may have been the last member to join Black Hippy, but he seems to be the next one coming up on the TDE label. The bucket-hat-wearing rapper has been doing a string of interviews lately, and his most recent one was with The Fader.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, & Azealia Banks Among Hip-Hop Artists In Lollapalooza's 2013 Line-Up [Update: Official Line-Up Revealed]
    This year's Lollapalooza line-up apparently leaked online last night, in the form of a snapshot from a magazine ad. The line-up was supposed to be revealed on April 9th.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: March 31
    This week we were extremely impressed by the numbers that Justin Timberlake pulled with his new album, The 20/20 Experience. Within the hip-hop/r’n’b-sphere, we haven’t seen a chart topper sell the amount JT sold in a while. The artist pulled in
  • Cover of Dates & Stops For Kendrick Lamar's College Tour
    On the heels of his wildly successful studio album debut, Kendrick Lamar has a lot of hype around him with various artists vying for collaborations, and others wanting him to be part of their stage performances.
  • Cover of Rocko Hints At "U.O.E.N.O." Remix With Kanye West & Kendrick Lamar
    There has been a lot of controversy and following that, publicity, surrounding Rocko's song featuring Future and Rick Ross, "U.O.E.N.O." It was Rozay's lyrics, which were "misunderstood" according to the Bawse, that put the song in the spotlight, and now it looks like it'll be staying there for a while.
  • Cover of ScHoolboy Q Talks Growing Up, Black Hippy's Success, "Oxymoron"
    ScHoolboy Q released a new single last week which served as the first leak off his upcoming album Oxymoron. The single made waves in the blogosphere, and just two days ago, Q saw even more success when he was named a 2013 XXL Freshman, along with fellow Black Hippy/TDE rapper Ab-Soul.
  • Cover of Miguel Announces Kendrick Lamar Will Be On "How Many Drinks (Remix)"
    Miguel revealed the other week that his next single would be "How Many Drinks" and that it would feature a fellow L.A. artist, however he didn't name names.Today the singer reveals that Kendrick Lamar will be the feature on "How Many Drinks."During a Ustream session with fans, Miguel announced the news that K.
  • Cover of Chris Brown Announces New Album Title, Kendrick Lamar Collaboration
    Chris Brown is no stranger to the headlines, usually appearing for his antics and legal trouble rather than his music. Chris most recently popped up for throwing a temper tantrum on a valet in Los Angeles, and being subjected to the ongoing lawsuits from the W.i.P. nightclub brawl.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: March 18-24
    This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: March 24th
    This week we await the official numbers for Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience, which is projected to sell huge amounts (750-800k),  and will no doubt take over Charts Don’t Lie for a period of time. Next week will also have Lil Wayne’s I Am Not A Human Being II dropping, which is also sure to make a
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, Meek Mill & More Featured In GQ Style UK
    Hip-hop and fashion have always been linked in some shape or form. Currently, some of the biggest names in the rap industry, as well as some of the up and comers, are considered style icons and extremely influential.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Talks "Don't Kill My Vibe (Remix)" & Being #1 On MTV's Hottest MC's List
     After releasing "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe (Remix)" featuring Jay-Z earlier today, Kendrick Lamar called up Funkmaster Flex on Hot 97 to talk about the big record, and his #1 spot on MTV's recent 'Hottest MC List'.During his interview with Flex this evening, Kendrick spoke about the big record featuring Jay-Z
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: March 17th
    As the past few months have been slow all-around when it comes to music, we are not seeing many, if any, new hip-hop entries on the charts. However this shortage of music is coming to a close; the past week or two have seen many big songs drop, and a mixtape or three.
  • Cover of ‎T.I., Kendrick Lamar And Pharrell Have Been Collaborating
    Over the years, the Southwest By Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas has become a forum for artists to meet, collaborate and party, and this year was no exception. Most notably, Pharrell Williams shared a photo himself working with T.I. and Kendrick Lamar in the studio.
  • Cover of Bangladesh Enlists Ice Cube, Kendrick Lamar, Game And 2 Chainz For New Solo Album
    Just two days after dropping his Ponzi Scheme mixtape, rapper/producer Bangladesh has revealed details about his upcoming Flowers & Candy solo album during an interview with HipHop-N-More: 
  • Cover of Young Guru Previews Kendrick Lamar's "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" Remix Featuring Jay-Z  [Update: Kendrick Speaks On Remix]
     Young Guru was performing a set down at SXSW earlier this evening where he previewed a new remix from Kendrick Lamar for "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" featuring Jay-Z.Young Guru stole the night thus far with the preview of Kendrick Lamar's "Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe" featuring Jay-Z.
  • Cover of Yahoo! Announces Tour With Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole & More
    Yahoo! has announced a new tour which will include the likes of Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, as well as special guest appearances by Justin Timberlake, Frank Ocean and Trey Songz.The "Yahoo!
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar’s "Poetic Justice" Goes Gold
    Kendrick continues to win into the new year. After his gigantic 2012, K-Dot is still cruising off the success of his good kid, m.A.A.d city project, with the new single from the album surpassing 500,000 in sales this week.
  • Cover of Live Stream Of Google Play Hangout With Kendrick Lamar
    A lot of artists are currently in Austin, Texas for SXSW. One of them, Kendrick Lamar, is currently sitting down at the Google Play offices in Austin for a "Live Hangout."The whole thing is being streamed as it goes down, and incorporates interaction between fans and Kendrick Lamar, with host B.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: March 4th-10th
     This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 25 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
  • Cover of Charts Don't Lie: March 10th
    On Charts Don't Lie this week we familiar faces, along with one that may seem completely random: Flo Rida. We'll get to that one in a minute. As for the regulars, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis see their best chart peak this week since they debuted at #2, with a leap from #16 to #4.
  • Cover of Fabolous Announces "Loso's Way 2" Release Date & Features
    Fabolous recently dropped by Power 106 for a discussion with Justin Credible and J Cruz of the LA Leakers.
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Reacts To Being #1 "Hottest MC"
    With MTV's complete list of the "Hottest MCs" revealed, there is definitely room for debate. However, the general consensus is that the #1 hottest MC in the game is, perhaps unsurprisingly, Kendrick Lamar.As Dr. Dre's artist, K.
  • Cover of Most Creative Rappers: The New Class Of Emcees
    In recent years there has been a movement of emcees who have a new approach to rap. Many are products of the internet, and they differ from past generations in that their style is not dictated by region, but rather their own creation.
  • Cover of Full List Of MTV's "Hottest MCs In The Game" Revealed
    MTV has finally unveiled all of the 10 rappers who grabbed a spot on the "Hottest MCs In The Game" list. This list will no doubt be debated, let us know your thoughts on the ranking in the comments, or tell us what your list would look like.Check out the full list of MCs in the gallery above.
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