In a new Revolt documentary called Entering The Cocoon, Kendrick’s producers sit down in the studio to break down the creative process behind the album. Terrace Martin, Digi+Phonics’ Tae Beast, Sounwave and MixedByAli all share their insight into what inspired the album and how it came to fruition.
It has been circulating around the net that Kendrick Lamar had laid a verse over Kanye’s latest smash single “All Day” and now it seems to have become official. As today we get to hear an updated version of Ye’s riot starter with his verses remaining the same and a verse from K. Dot in the middle.
BJ The Chicago released The M.A.F.E. Project back in November of last year and one of the standouts was the ScHoolboy Q assisted track “It’s True” that also had a matching video. Now today Q’s TDE teammates Kendrick Lamar and Punch decide to hop on the record and add their two cents.
Stream it below.
Kendrick Lamar ends his week by stopping by Power 105.1′s The Breakfast Club to sit down and talk his new album, To Pimp A Butterfly. K. Dot also spoke on Tupac’s appearance on “Mortal Man”, dealing with depression, new music with Dr. Dre, and more. See the full 30-minute sit down below.
With his current No. 1 sophomore album To Pimp A Butterfly available now, Kendrick Lamar releases a video for one of the early standouts. Taking us to the Compton swap meet, Kendrick brings to life the up-beat and funky “King Kunta” single.
Kendrick Lamar stopped by the Hot 97 morning show early today to talk about his new album, To Pimp A Butterfly. He talks about the reception of the new music, calling it a classic early, the possibility of the joint project with J.Cole and much more.
Watch the full interview below.
Kendrick Lamar surprises everyone and drops his album, To Pimp A Butterfly a week ahead of its scheduled release.
The good kid, m.A.A.d city follow-up includes a total of 16-tracks with some appearances from Snoop Dogg, George Clinton, Ronald Isley, Rapsody, Bilal, and more.
Take a listen to the new album via stream and make sure to go purchase a copy.
With Kendrick’s To Pimp A Butterfly campaign in full effect leading up to the March 23rd release date, we get to hear another track off it. Listen to the funky “King Kunta” after the jump.
While we (and the rest of the world) patiently wait for Kendrick’s upcoming To Pimp A Butterfly album to arrive in a few weeks, he and fellow TDE counterpart Jay Rock give us a behind the scenes look at the making of Jay’s “Pay For It” single featuring KDot.
The buzz and anticipation for Kendrick Lamar’s upcoming album, To Pimp A Butterfly, is through the roof and to help get everyone a little more excited he reveals the tracklisting. Take a look at the titles of the 16-tracks that made the cut for the project below. Not sure if he left the features off or if there are just none but we are interested in finding out and we can do so on March 23rd when it is released. Pre-order now.