In the world of hip-hop, many artists are trying very hard to outdo each other. Nonetheless, Kendrick is proving to be the music guru; actually, he is now a household name, due to his immense and witty ways of delivering music. Apart from his stage name, his real name is Kendrick Lamar Duckworth, and was born in Los Angeles, United States of America in the year 1987. Moreover, he does what he does best when it comes to rapping and songwriting. Ideally, after trying out his talent in a number of music platforms, and street rap battles, he decided to plunge into the commercial rap scene in 2010. Apparently, he received good reception when he first released his infamous mix tape, overly dedicated (OD). Thereafter, another impeccable album in 2011, tagged section 80 successfully followed it.
Concisely, the album acted as a boost for it brought him the much-coveted fame, in the world of hip-hop, and the whole world at large. More so, the fact that it was launched exclusively, via iTunes, it made its way to the top charts, and it was eventually termed, as the best digital hip-hop launch of the year. With all this success in his bag, he now commands a strong fan base in the internet. Additionally, Kendrick Lamar is part of the great hip-hop crew known as Black hippy, together with the likes of schoolboy O, Jay rock, as well as Ab-Soul. In fact, he has worked with loads of artists such as Jay Z, Drake, and Rick Ross among other A-list artists.
Furthermore, he is known for skillfully executing unique hard rhymes, imagery, storytelling, and word play, thus earning him the tag; 'West coast Nas'. Moreover, he usually performs in various parts of the world, and people who attend the concerts, usually say that he is the best ever! Actually, a research study within the hip-hop circles reveals that, he is striving hard to get the hip-hop crown. More so, his music is very entertaining, as well as controversial. For instance, his recent release of the song 'control' got people talking a lot, ranging from fellow veteran artists to the typical fans across the world. Nonetheless, he is rated among the top-notch performers, who can give electrifying performances.