KENDRICK LAMAR – i [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

Kendrick Lamar’s first single since ‘Good Kid M.A.A.D. City comes in the form of the Rahki-produced, Isley Brothers-sampling ‘i’.  To be featured on his upcoming second album, Kendrick adopts yet another vocal persona over some hectic, up-beat production, which sounds like Outkast at a carnival.  It seems the rife speculation over what form K-Dot’s forthcoming…

FLYING LOTUS – NEVER CATCH ME [FT. KENDRICK LAMAR]

Flying Lotus recently got us all hot under the collar when he revealed that Kendick Lamar would feature on his upcoming album ‘You’re Dead‘, and that there was a hell of a lot more where that came from: “I don’t know if he’s gonna use them or not, but he [Kendrick Lamar] recorded a bunch…

SZA – BABYLON [FT. KENDRICK LAMAR]

SZA is an extremely talented artist in her own right, but you can’t help the feeling that she owes the majority of her exposure on Hip Hop blogs to her affiliation with Top Dawg Ent.  Regardless of where her notoriety comes from, this is a cool track with a typically excellent feature courtesy of Kendrick Lamar,…

KENDRICK LAMAR – SING ABOUT ME [PART 1]

Kendrick Lamar releases a new set of visuals from his platinum-selling, grammy-nominated  album ‘Good Kid, m.A.A.d City’.  The Darren Romanelli-directed video is the first in a two part series based around the track ‘Sing About Me, I’m Dying Of Thirst’, and sees London graffiti artist Eddie Peake create a piece of artwork based around some of…

KENDRICK LAMAR X JAY-Z – BITCH DON’T KILL MY VIBE [REMIX]

Kendrick gives this already classic-sounding cut from his critically acclaimed ‘Good Kid M.A.A.D City’ album the Jay-Z treatment.  The track is a celebration of what Lamar has achieved over the last year or so, warning rappers against challenging him, while comparing himself to both Rakim and Jesus.  Jay-Z has clearly taken note: he raps more…

AB-SOUL X KENDRICK LAMAR – iLLUMINATE [video]

One of the highlights of Ab-Soul’s 2012 album ‘Control System’, ‘ILLuminate’ gets the visual treatment in which survivors of the apocalypse sift through the rubble to find artistic inspiration.  This is a highly stylized and thought-provoking video, indicative of just how much talent there is present in Black Hippy and TDE, hats off.