Kendrick Lamar - Art of Peer Pressure [Listen]
Dr Dre's latest protégé, Kendrick Lamar is set to release his first album on the hip hop mogul’s Aftermath label at the end of next month and aside from the cover art (above) any other details of the record had been kept well under wraps until this track 'Art of Peer Pressure' surfaced today.
good kid, m.A.Ad. city is out on October 22nd but it's not clear if this laid back track about the pressures of staying clean in a world of over indulgence amongst his peers, check it out below.
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