KENDRICK LAMAR

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Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (who dropped his last name to perform as Kendrick Lamar) was born in Compton, California, on June 17, 1987. His parents had moved to Compton from Chicago to escape the city's gang culture, although Lamar's father had been associated with the notorious Gangster Disciples gang. As the 1980s crack trade and West Coast gang presence increased, Lamar grew up around precarious street activity, but he seemed more influenced than harmed by it. He was a good student who enjoyed writing, first stories and poems, and then lyrics.

Lamar's family was directly touched by the violence of the streets, yet he remained thoughtful and soft-spoken, ever the keen observer, even as a child. He adopted the moniker K-Dot and began performing his lyrics as a rapper. At age 16, in 2003, he circulated a mix tape called Youngest Head Nigga in Charge, which drew a lot of interest in
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KENDRICK LAMAR Overly Dedicated album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Overly Dedicated
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2010
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Section 80
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2011
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good kid, m.A.A.d city
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2012
KENDRICK LAMAR To Pimp A Butterfly album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
To Pimp A Butterfly
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2015
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Untitled Unmastered.
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2016
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Damn
Jazz Related Electronica/Hip-Hop 2017

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