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Kendrick Lamar to Receive Key to the City of Compton

Since arriving on the mainstream scene, Kendrick Lamar has served as an ambassador of sorts for his hometown of Compton. Through his music, he has brought attention to the hardships faced by the city’s residents and now he will be honored for his ...

Freddie Gibbs Thinks He Deserves the Recognition Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole Get

Indiana rapper Freddie Gibbs feels that he deserves the critical respect and public admiration given to J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar.

Rapper Fabolous Uses Photos to Address President Obama’s Impact on Hip-Hop

As President Obama finishes up the last few months of his historical time in office, many look to the future and wonder who will be the next leader of the free world, while others look to the past eight years and Obama's time in office. One such ...

Kendrick Lamar Met with Barack Obama for 'My Brothers Keeper' Mentoring Program [WATCH VIDEO]

Kendrick Lamar visited the White House for a meeting with United States president Barack Obama following his wildly successful year.

MIXTAPE MONDAY: Check Out New Songs from Kendrick Lamar, David Bowie, RJD2, Yeasayer & More

Each and every week we put together our favorite tracks that had premiered a few days prior into one magnificent mixtape to share with you and your friends. This time around we've decided to share new 2015 songs from Kendrick Lamar, David Bowie, ...

Kendrick Lamar's Austin City Limits Set Made Available Online [WATCH]

Kendrick Lamar claimed his own hourlong Austin City Limits episode Jan. 9, his first appearance on the PBS show, and his entire set has now been made available online.

TDE President Dave Free Addresses Possibility of Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole Album

TDE president Dave Free recently sat down with MTV News and shared some of the labels plans for the year. Free also adressed the possibility of a Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole album.

Kanye West Releases 'Real Friends' and 'No More Parties in LA' [LISTEN]

The self-proclaimed greatest living rock star alive, Kanye West, is not going to let 2016 go to waste. With some recent hype late last night from his wife, Kim Kardashian West, about new music Friday's West did not let fans down and released "Real ...

Kendrick Lamar Debuts New Song 'Untitled 2' on 'Fallon', Talks 11 Grammy Nods [WATCH]

On Thursday night (Jan. 8), Kendrick Lamar premiered his newest song "Untitled 2" on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

2016 Grammy Nominees Album: Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, Lots of Country Comprise Tracklist

If you're looking for another way to relish in the best and biggest music of 2015, look no more. On Friday (Jan. 8), the full tracklisting for the 2016 Grammy Nominees album was revealed, and featuring everyone from Taylor Swift, to Chris Stapleton ...

10 Best Albums of 2015: Kendrick Lamar, Carly Rae Jepsen, Adele & More

2015 has come and gone, but the music that made the last 12 months still remains. Though the airwaves last year may have been filled with sultry R&B, bizarre viral hits and more Justin Bieber than a lot of people find tolerable, in all corners of the ...

Justin Vernon Says Kendrick Lamar is "Most Important Musician Alive"

In a recent interview, Justin Vernon discusses his views on Kendrick Lamar, who he feels is the "most important musician alive."

Kendrick Lamar Releases 'God is Gangsta' Music Video For 'U' & 'For Sale (Interlude)'

Like the music on Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp A Butterfly,' the rapper's music videos are equally complex and lengthy and his latest, titled "God is Gangsta" combining the tracks "u" and "For Sale (Interlude)," is no exception. The release of the ...

25 Best Songs 2015: The Weeknd, Drake, Justin Bieber, Kendrick Lamar & More

Among your “Pretty Girls” and Vine stars, you had real gems in 2015. From some surprise pop breakthroughs from the likes of Jason Derulo and The Weeknd to touching indie songs from Braids and Sufjan Stevens and some of the most fiery rap in years ...

Kendrick Lamar Talks Grammy Nominations, Future & President Obama

In a recently published New York Times article, Kendrick Lamar talked about a number of things including his Grammy nominations and his favorite music of 2015, which includes one time collaborator Future. He also shared his thoughts on President ...

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