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  • It took years to develop Kendrick Lamar’s “Power” performance

    Kendrick Lamar’s impressive acting debut on the STARZ series Power took some time to cultivate before it came to fruition. According to Kung Fu Kenny, it was something he, 50 Cent and Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith discussed for years. In an interview for Variety, Power creator and showrunner Courtney A. Kemp asked Lamar what made him ask 50 to...
  • Watch: Kendrick Lamar guest stars in ‘Power’!

    It was Kendrick Lamar’s friendship with 50 Cent that helped him get a guest role on Starz’s Power, but Lamar came ready to work. “He was so chill, like very cool, very humble,” said series creator and producer Courtney Kemp. “He’s very kind of quiet and thorough and methodical. He had...
  • Kendrick Lamar covering Vanity Fair…Check out things you may not have known about him

    Kendrick Lamar is breaking all the rules. After receiving 29 Grammy nominations and winning 12, and becoming the first rapper to win a Pulitzer Prize, he is gracing the cover of Vanity Fair. Here are 5 things we learned from the revealing interview: His parents made all the difference. Kendrick Lamar believes...
  • Here’s what Kendrick Lamar had to say about the usage of the N word

    Kendrick Lamar has plenty to say about his usage of the N-word. “Let me put it to you in its simplest form. I’ve been on this earth for 30 years, and there’s been so many things a Caucasian person said I couldn’t do,” the Pulitzer-winning rapper, now 31, shared in Vanity...
  • Top Honors For Kendrick Lamar at BET Awards 2018

    Kendrick Lamar took home two of the biggest prizes — Best Male Hip Hop Artist and Album of the Year — at the 2018 BET Awards on Sunday night (June 24). Kung Fu Kenny, who was recently on the road for Top Dawg Entertainment’s Championship Tour, was awarded Album of the Year for 2017’s critically...
  • 2018 BET Awards Winners…Cardi B, Migos, Kendrick Lamar and more !

    The 2018 BET Awards are taking place on Sunday night (June 24) in Los Angeles. While all types of entertainment were honored at the ceremony, music was a major part of the festivities. Throughout the broadcast, there were more performances than awards given. Meek Mill, J. Cole, Nicki Minaj and Snoop Dogg were...
  • Video: Kendrick Lamar accepts Pulitzer Prize for music

    The announcement was made some time ago, but on Wednesday, Kendrick Lamar attended a ceremony at New York City’s Columbia University to accept his Pulitzer Prize for music for his 2017 album “DAMN.” The 30-year-old is the first rapper to receive the award. In addition to the recognition, Lamar will take home a...
  • Kendrick Lamar stops white fan using N-word on stage at concert

    A white woman has been booed at a Kendrick Lamar gig for singing the N-word on stage. The rapper invited the woman, who identified herself only as “Delaney”, to sing M.A.A.D City during his set at the Hangout Festival in Alabama. But Kendrick stopped her after she repeatedly used...
  • Kendrick Lamar cuts off a fan from the stage….Here’s why

    During Kendrick Lamar’s set at the Hangout Music Festival, things took an awkward turn when K. Dot invited a fan on stage to perform “m.A.A.d. city.” The fan, a white woman by the name of Delaney, was greeted with cheers from the audience prior to beginning her performance. But when she rapped along...