Kendrick Lamar confirms new album title, release date
When you're thinking of the hottest names in the hip hop genre today, one name that'll come up on most peoples minds is Californian rapper Kendrick Lamar, and for good reason. Now Lamar has announced plans for his self-proclaimed "debut" album titled good kid, m.A.A.d. city, and a release date of October 2nd. Stay tuned to the 405 as we'll have more on the upcoming LP, Lamar himself and much more, as always.
The duo makes light work of heartache and old lovers in the new track, which see's Kendrick Lemar and Eminem spin a host of explicit lines over samples of 'The Game of Love' by Wayne Fontana and Mindbenders. But we expected 'fuckin'' and 'bitches', right? [read more]
'Mirror Vibe' is the glorious combo of Kendrick Lamar's 'Kill My Vibe' and Cashmere Cat's homage to the internet's most beloved kitty 'Mirror Maru'. Chilled and vibey at the same time, it perfectly blends Cahsmere Cat's dreamy atmospherics with Lamar's tongue in cheek rapid-fire lyrics. [read more]
How do you celebrate releasing an album that sells by the bucketload, and garners positive reviews across the world? Go on holiday? Buy a new car? For Kendrick Lamar it involves teaming up with J.Cole & Canei Finch on a new track. Excellent. [read more]
Solange has roped in Kendrick Lamar for a re-spin of EP track, 'Looks Good With Trouble'. The track is ahead of her upcoming, so far untitled, album later this year. The track is available via iTunes right this second. Go! [read more]