Tag Archives: Kendrick Lamar

American Rapper Nipsey Hussle Dead At 33 After LA Shooting

African-American rapper Nipsey Hussle was confirmed dead on Sunday after a multiple shooting in Los Angeles near a clothing store he was associated with, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Two other people were injured in the shooting around 3:20 p.m., according to the department. All three victims were transported to a hospital, where one…

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Jay Z, Diddy, Kendrick Lamar Top 2018 Forbes Richest Men In Hip-Hop [Full List]

Forbes has released the list for the world’s highest-paid hip-hop acts for 2018. The list puts JAY-Z at number one with a $76.5 million income earned through his record label, Roc Nation, TIDAL, the tour after the release of his album “4.44”, the surprise album with his wife, Beyonce, “Everything Is Love”, the ongoing stadium tour ,On…

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Kendrick Lamar Covers Vanity Fair August 2018 Issue

Vanity Fair profiled Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper, Kendrick Lamar, as he covers their August 2018 issue. The rapper discussed everything from his childhood, to meeting Barack Obama, and becoming the first non-classical or non-jazz winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music. He discussed how growing up broke didn’t break him, how he’s managed to be who he is today because he had…

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Kendrick Lamar Awarded Pulitzer Prize For “DAMN”

The winners of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize Awards have been announced this evening at Columbia University in New York City. Top American rapper Kendrick Lamar was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music for his latest album DAMN becoming the very first non-jazz or classical artist to do so. Congratulations to @kendricklamar, @dangerookipawaa and @Interscope! #Pulitzer pic.twitter.com/fFQBYnoW9F — The Pulitzer Prizes (@PulitzerPrizes) April 16, 2018 This is quite frankly…

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Kendrick Lamar Drops Visually Stunning Video For Black Panther’s ‘All The Stars’

Kendrick Lamar has released the video for his single featuring SZA, “All The Stars.” The song appears on the Black Panther soundtrack, one of the year’s most anticipated projects. It was announced in January that Lamar and Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith would work on the film’s soundtrack with the tracklist being released just a few weeks later. In a statement, Black Panther director…

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Kendrick Lamar Unveils “Black Panther: The Album” Cover & Tracklist

As we await the release of the much anticipated Black Panther movie, Kendrick Lamar who is producing the soundtrack album has unveiled the cover art and tracklist. Lamar who just won 5 awards at the recently concluded 60th Grammys is a co-producer on the album alongside Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith. The album features songs from top acts like The Weeknd, SZA, Travis Scott, Khalid, 2…

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Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars Win Big At The 2018 Grammy Awards! See Full Winners List

The 60th edition of the biggest music award show, the Grammys held last night at the Madison Square Garden in New York and saw singer Bruno Mars cart away the most awards, closely followed by rapper Kendrick Lamar. Bruno Mars took home the 3 major awards; Record of The Year, Song of the Year and Album of the Year as…

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”Despacito” Dominates iHeartRadio Music Awards 2018 Nominations

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s smash hit collaboration with Justin Bieber swept the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards nominations, which were announced today. Fonsi and Yankee top the list at seven nods, in categories such as Song of the Year, Latin Artist of the Year and more. Other nominees includes Rihanna, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, DJ…

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Rapper, Kendrick Lamar To Produce Soundtrack For Marvel’s “Black Panther”⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀

American rapper and songwriter, Kendrick Lamar is set to produce the soundtrack for Marvel’s upcoming movie, “Black Panther.” Kendrick was reached and chosen for the project by director Ryan Coogler, who expressed in a press release how honoured he was to work with Lamar. “I am honoured to be working with such an incredible artist…

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