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Kendrick Lamar and NERD join the Picnic - 16 Mar 2018
Deirdre Griffin, Kate Finnegan and Marion Cronin of performance group headonbody at the Electric Picnic 1 Deirdre Griffin, Kate Finnegan and Marion Cronin of performance group headonbody at the Electric Picnic 2018 launch. Photo: Damien Eagers. Sean O ...
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Jessamyn Stanley Starts Her Morning With Yoga and Kendrick Lamar

Bon Appetit - 12 Mar 2018
This morning yoga session lasts at least two hours, sometimes not wrapping until almost noon. She incorporates a lot of music: Kendrick Lamar for the lyrics (“He says a lot of things that light me up inside.”); Fiona Apple to soothe a slippery mood ...
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Kendrick Lamar owes himself more than lifeless corporate gigs

Los Angeles Times - 18 Feb 2018
Kendrick Lamar performs at L.A. Live during the NBA All-Star weekend Friday in downtown Los Angeles. (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times). 1 / 10. On tour last year behind his hit album "Damn," Kendrick Lamar performed every night on a stage largely ...
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Herbie Hancock Taps Kendrick Lamar, Thundercat for New Album - 06 Mar 2018
“I'm learning a lot from the young people I'm working with," Hancock said. He added, "I never want to stop learning. And I'm not even thinking in terms of: 'I'll do this record, get it out there, promote it, do some concerts, and then at some point I ...
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The Song of Killmonger

The Atlantic - 19 Feb 2018
Watching T'Challa knot his brows over this debate in the early part of the movie, you might think of Lamar's “untitled 02 | 06.23.2014.,” in which the rapper tours a landscape of black poverty and frets, “I just got a raise / Spent it all on me.” Or ...
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Cam Asked Kendrick Lamar for Advice Before Making 'Diane' Video

Billboard - 01 Mar 2018
Cam released a new video for her "Jolene"-esque hit “Diane,” showcasing a heart wrenching storyline with artistic cinematography. She revealed to Taste of Country that the inspiration behind the vignette was Kendrick Lamar, who is known for his eye ...
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Music Video Breakdown: 'All the Stars' by Kendrick Lamar and SZA

Harvard Crimson - 27 Feb 2018
A sea of raised hands stretches as far as the eye can see, growing and swelling with the thunderclouds above them. Rising from this human wave like a modern Noah is none other than enigmatic rap superstar Kendrick Lamar. The music video for Lamar and R ...
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The Art Of Being Self-Made: A Conversation With Rapsody

Forbes - 19 Mar 2018
Sharpened by the mentorship of longtime supporter and label chief 9th Wonder, the North Carolina native has attracted acclaim for standout songs and notable features with rap stars like Kendrick Lamar, Mac Miller, Big K.R.I.T., Raekwon and Royce Da 5'9 ...
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Diddy Is Developing An App to Support Black-Owned Businesses

Noisey - 19 Mar 2018
The intergenerational hip-hop conversation is an infinite one in which fans from previous decades become more rigid as young artists continue to reshape the genre. Diddy has been one of the more open-minded elder statesmen on the subject. He touched on ...
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No One On Tonight's Jeopardy! Knew Kendrick Lamar

Stereogum - 23 Feb 2018
Contestants on Jeopardy! don't exactly have a great track record when it comes to music trivia on the show. Over the past few years, they've failed to decipher clues about Paramore, Kurt Vile, Chromeo, Foo Fighters, and Frank Ocean, but you'd think ...
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Kendrick Lamar loves Missy Elliott's music videos, just like you

The FADER - 19 Feb 2018
Dave Meyers, who Lamar works with on his own videos, also directed classic Elliott videos like "Get Ur Freak On" and "Gossip Folks." Lamar went on to speak about his appreciation for directors who put care into the unique creative package that is a ...

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