First he linked with Imagine Dragons now Kendrick Lamar continues to diverge from hip-hop as he links with Tame Impala. Kendrick delivers a mean verse over a wavy produced beat. The genre-blended track will be on the rock bands Divergent soundtrack. (more…)
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Another track off the sci-fi flick Divergent‘s soundtrack, A$AP Rocky is back with a new track, “In Distress” featuring Gesaffelstein. The song fits perfectly in the soundtrack, which drops March 11th and will include features by Kendrick Lamar, Pia Mia, Chance The Rapper, Ellie Goulding and more. (more…)
After debuting his very dope, number one album in the country on Tuesday, life probably couldn’t be better for ScHoolboy Q! He made time to visit J. Cruz and our fellow L.A. Leaker, Justin Credible on Power 106 during the #LIFTOFF to chill and talk about his project. In the midst of that, Kendrick Lamar called in to playfully talk a little sh** and then ultimately to congratulate his TDE label mate on the success of his new album. (more…)
James Blake adds a wavy new instrumental to Kendrick Lamar‘s “m.A.A.d. City” and premiers is on BBC Radio 1. Unlike the original, K. Dot’s lyrics aren’t the main focus on here. How did James do? (more…)
Rocking Yeezy’s Red Octobers, Kendrick Lamar hits the stage at the 2014 NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest. Introduced by Nick Cannon, Kendrick performed some of his good kid, m.A.A.d. city tracks. (more…)
Sometimes, the best words to express how you feel are already in a love song. As a Valentine’s Day treat, we’ve got the perfect Valentine’s Day playlist for you and your boo. Instead of taking the easy way out and compiling R&B songs which are already meant for love, we decided to look at some of the best love songs in Hip-Hop. (more…)
Off of Tech N9ne‘s Something Else album, he releases the visuals to “Fragile.” Originally an open letter by Tech N9ne and Kendrick Lamar to critics of their work, the track also features featuring verses by ¡Mayday! and vocals by Kendall Morgan.
In case you missed it, we’ve got this week’s top stories in music! We understand, some days are busier than others, so you may have not watched the Super Bowl and halftime show, or heard Rich Homie Quan and Problem‘s new song. However, we trust you don’t want to be the one person in a conversation that doesn’t know why people are talking about Jay Leno, or whatever else is a hot topic right now. Here are this week’s BIGGEST MF stories.
During his interview with 97.1 The Beat, producer Symbolyc One, aka $1, reveals his current projects. He is working on music for Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar‘s new albums! $1 is the man behind Kanye’s “Power” and Watch The Throne’s “Murder To Excellence,” so we already know to expect a crazy sound! Can’t wait to hear what Kanye has up his sleeve. As for Kendrick, yes! We’ve been waiting for a follow up to his 2012 good kid, m.A.A.d. city. We’re excited. Hear what $1 has to say about what he has up his sleeve for each project after the jump!
In a compelling article titled “King Kendrick Lamar,” U.K.-based i.D. Magazine interviews the Los Angeles rapper. The grasping praise given to K. Dot regarding all that he’s achieved throughout his career, namely since the release of good kid, m.A.A.d city at the end of 2012, provides for an inspirational and insightful read. K. Dot talks growing up, the start of his career, Tupac, Drake Take Care collab, Dre, morals and upcoming projects.
HardKnockTV catches up with Pharrell for a very captivating interview. GRAMMY producer of the year, Pharrell Williams, talks about how he was drawn to music, Jay-Z, his inner crazy and the method to his madness. Pharrell opens up about his music-making process, explaining what motivates him to choose certain sounds and beats for the artist based on their voice and energy. He talks about new artists creating their own lanes, such as Kendrick Lamar and Lorde, who he says are two of favorite artists at the moment. Dope interview. It’s amazing how he can still sound so humble and open. Great interview!
When Imagine Dragons became the guest performers for this past weekend’s SNL, fans had no idea they were in for a do-over! Kendrick Lamar and Imagine Dragons reunite on SNL for an encore performance of “Radioactive” (Remix). This version is so dope!