But he does think there’s some good rappers, and he’ll name them all for you.
Headliners Kendrick Lamar and Mary J. Blige will be joined by Common, Erykah Badu, India.Arie and more at this year’s Essence Festival.
It’s the newest taste of Lamar’s new album, a release date for which is still unknown.
Kendrick Lamar’s GRAMMY-winning track joins songs by Beyoncé and Rick Ross in the pantheon of hits to receive the Emojifried treatment.
Lana Del Rey, Run the Jewels, Action Bronson, the Decemberists and Spoon will also perform, among many more. See the full lineup.
The video eschews traditional music video tropes (with the exception of one rather out of place girl in a bikini) in favor of cherry blossoms and Buddha statues.
Most people would agree that Stevie Wonder is an icon—except Stevie Wonder.
The rapture is real and Kendrick Lamar wants you to be prepared.
Kendrick Lamar is not mad at Iggy Azalea or Macklemore, for that matter.
Nicki Minaj may have a bone to pick with Kendrick Lamar and his newfound love for different voices.