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Emerging as an internet sensation, Kendric Lamar is an old hand at delivering hits. Coming into the music field in 2003, Lamar, also referred to as K-Dot has worked with some of the most acclaimed artists including Dr. Dre, Busta Rhymes, Lil Wayne, Drake, Wiz Khalifa, Game, Snoop Dogg, Tech N9ne, Rick Ross and many more. The American rapper/songwriter is known for his hit songs like “The Recipe”, “College Girls”, “Push Thru”, “No Make-Up”, “B-Boyz”, “My People”, “Ignorance is Bliss”, and many more. At only twenty-five, the hip-hop rapper is going strong spawning one hit after another garnering critical and commercial acclaim. Moreover, he has been touted as the “new king of the West Coast” by Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre and Game; the three being among the rappers Lamar looks up to. To check him out live grab Lamar tickets and enjoy a series of hits by the rapper.
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Lamar belongs to Compton, California and is also part of a hip-hop musical band called Black Hippy consisting of band members Ab-Soul, Jay-Rock, and SchoolBoy Q. As much as he is an inspiration to other musicians, the rapper himself also draws his inspiration from people like Jay-Z, Tupac Shakur, The Notorious B.IG, Nas, and Eminem. He has one independent album, one extended play, five mix tapes, and six singles to his credit. His mixtape released in 2010, Overly Dedicated is among his most prominent works while his recent independent album, Section.80 has turned out to be one of the top digital hip hop releases of the year. Other mixtapes released in 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2009 are Youngest Head Nigga in Charge, Training Day, No Sleep ‘Till NYC and C4. Overly Dedicated came out in September 2010 and became an instant hit among the listeners and media critics. Like every album of Lamar’s this one was no different in terms of providing thought-provoking content.
Hence it dealt with gangsta rap and street crime. From the track list, it was the song “Ignorance is Bliss” that prompted hip hop producer Dr. Dre to work with Lamar. Other songs featured in the mixtape are; “Groeing Apart (To Get Closer)”, “She Needs Me”, “P&P 1.5”, “Alien Girl (Today with Her)”, “Opposites Attract (Tomorrow without her)”, “I Do This”, “Barbed Wire” etc. The album showcased collaborations with U.N.I & Skeme, Brown, Jovonite, Dom Kennedy, Murs, Bj The Chicago Kid, Jhene Aiko, Alori Jon, and Ash Riser along with his band mates Ab-Soul and Schoolboy Q. His independent album titled Section.80 also met with an overwhelming response. Beats Per Minute gave it 90/100, PopMatters and Pitchfork Media both gave it 8/10 while getting 4.5/5 stars from DJBooth. The album also received a favorable response from The Smoking Section which stated “Kendrick absolutely shines…there’s no possible way to doubt his conviction”. The album featured hits such as “HiiiPower”, “Keisha’s Song”, “Tammy’s Song”, “No Make-Up” etc. Buy Lamar tickets and indulge in the hip-hop rapper’s music as every song of his has a story to tell.