Lamar in 2018
Kendrick Lamar Duckworth
June 17, 1987
Compton, California, U.S.
Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper. He is from Compton, California. He is best known for his albums Overly Dedicated, Section.80, and most recently g.o.o.d kidd, M.A.A.D. city, his first album on a major label. He has also released five mixtapes.
In October 2013 Lamar won five awards at the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards. He performed "Money Trees" at the show.
Lamar did eighteen concerts with Kanye West as part of West's October-December 2013 Yeezus Tour.
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- Agencies (7 December 2013). "Grammy nominations 2014: David Bowie among Robin Thicke and Jay-Z" – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
- http://hiphopdx.com, HipHopDX- (26 January 2014). "Kendrick Lamar & Imagine Dragons - "m.A.A.d city" & "Radioactive" (2014 GRAMMY Performance)". HipHopDX.