Kendrick Lamar is going out of 2015 on an insanely high note.

No wonder the Commander-in-Chief gets his advice from this guy's music.

Waka Flocka Flame took to Twitter late last week (July 4) to reveal that he wasn’t a fan of Kendrick Lamar’s latest album, To Pimp A Butterfly, when it was first released. Despite his initial reactions to the largely acclaimed project, Waka Flocka Flame now admits that he can’t stop repeating some of the album’s […]

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For the third year in a row, J.Cole’s “Dollar And A Dream” tour has been an unforgettable experience for fans yet again and it came to a memorable close on Saturday night in Los Angeles. Rounding out this year’s quick tour with a final stop on the West Coast in the midst of the 2015 BET […]

Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly is the type of album Hip Hop fans and even academics will still be poring over for decades to come. For now, K. Dot himself just dropped a little hint about a hidden feature inside the album’s CD booklet that helps decipher the album’s full title. Speaking with Mass Appeal for the publication’s latest […]

Kendrick Lamar‘s latest release, To Pimp a Butterfly, debuted at number one making it the rapper’s first album to claim the top spot selling 324,000 copies in its first week. MUST SEE: Robert Glasper Takes Us Inside Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Mortal Man’ Studio Sessions [EXCLUSIVE]   But if that wasn’t good enough news for the Compton MC, Billboard […]

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    Both Kendrick Lamar and D’Angelo are having a stellar year so far; K. Dot’s latest release, To Pimp a Butterfly, is the album everyone is talking about—from hip-hop aficionados waxing about its lyrical and thematic heft, to cultural critics offering in-depth analysis of everything from the album’s subject matter to its rebellious, revolutionary […]

There are many things that can be discussed when it comes to Kendrick Lamar‘s To Pimp A Butterfly. How it was released ahead of schedule, the millions of times it has been streamed, even its album cover and photos in the liner notes. But it’s an album filled with music first, and the genre-bending nature of it has been a large […]

This wasn’t supposed to happen. Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp A Butterfly was supposed to be released March 23. So, when I found out that it was unleashed early, I wondered if it was just a leak. But no, the actual album was unveiled and thus, a week in advance, we all got to hear what K. Dot […]

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To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar’s new album, dropped on iTunes and Spotify overnight. Not one week after his controversial Rolling Stone cover, and following up his critically acclaimed 2012 release good kid, m.A.A.d city, the 27-year-old’s sophomore release has been one of the most highly anticipated rap albums in recent memory. 16 tracks long with features from George Clinton, Thundercat, Bilal, […]