Kendrick Lamar
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1987-06-17
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Biography

Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper and hip hop artist from Compton, California. In 2004, Lamar signed to Carson-based independent record label, Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE). Lamar would later secure a recording contract with a ...

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Biography

Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper and hip hop artist from Compton, California. In 2004, Lamar signed to Carson-based independent record label, Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE). Lamar would later secure a recording contract with a major label in 2012, when he signed with Aftermath and Interscope Records. Apart from his solo career, Lamar is also known as a member of the West Coast hip hop supergroup Black Hippy, alongside his TDE labelmates and fellow South Los Angeles-based rappers Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and Schoolboy Q.

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Classic Man (Remix) (feat. Kendrick Lamar)
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Classic Man (Remix) (feat. Kendrick Lamar) Classic Man (Remix) (feat. Kendrick Lamar) Classic Man (Remix) (feat. Kendrick Lamar) Classic Man (Remix) (feat. Kendrick Lamar)
Dr. Dre
Genocide (feat. Kendrick Lamar, Marsha Ambrosius & Candice Pillay)
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Genocide (feat. Kendrick Lamar, Marsha Ambrosius & Candice Pillay) Genocide (feat. Kendrick Lamar, Marsha Ambrosius & Candice Pillay) Genocide (feat. Kendrick Lamar, Marsha Ambrosius & Candice Pillay) Genocide (feat. Kendrick Lamar, Marsha Ambrosius & Candice Pillay)
Kendrick Lamar
The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre)
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The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre) The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre) The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre) The Recipe (feat. Dr. Dre)
Kendrick Lamar
Swimming Pools (Drank)
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Swimming Pools (Drank) Swimming Pools (Drank) Swimming Pools (Drank) Swimming Pools (Drank)
Kendrick Lamar
Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY Z)
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Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY Z) Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY Z) Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY Z) Don't Kill My Vibe (1Xtra Remix) (feat. Emeli Sandé & JAY Z)
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2015 Reading + Leeds
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Reading
2015-08-28T12:41:51
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2015 Reading + Leeds 2015 Reading + Leeds 2015 Reading + Leeds 2015 Reading + Leeds

2015 Reading + Leeds

28 August 2015
2013 T in the Park
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2013-07-12T12:41:51
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2013 T in the Park 2013 T in the Park 2013 T in the Park 2013 T in the Park

2013 T in the Park

12 July 2013
Derry~Londonderry Radio 1's Big Weekend
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Derry-Londonderry
2013-05-24T12:41:51
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Derry~Londonderry Radio 1's Big Weekend Derry~Londonderry Radio 1's Big Weekend Derry~Londonderry Radio 1's Big Weekend Derry~Londonderry Radio 1's Big Weekend

Derry~Londonderry Radio 1's Big Weekend

24 May 2013
1Xtra Live 2012 1Xtra Live
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London
Manchester
Birmingham, Studio Theatre
Liverpool
2012-11-12T12:41:51
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1Xtra Live 2012 1Xtra Live 1Xtra Live 2012 1Xtra Live 1Xtra Live 2012 1Xtra Live 1Xtra Live 2012 1Xtra Live

1Xtra Live 2012 1Xtra Live

12 November 2012


Biography

Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (born June 17, 1987) is an American rapper and hip hop artist from Compton, California. In 2004, Lamar signed to Carson-based independent record label, Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE). Lamar would later secure a recording contract with a major label in 2012, when he signed with Aftermath and Interscope Records. Apart from his solo career, Lamar is also known as a member of the West Coast hip hop supergroup Black Hippy, alongside his TDE labelmates and fellow South Los Angeles-based rappers Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and Schoolboy Q.

Lamar embarked on his musical career as a teenager, under the moniker K-Dot, releasing a mixtape which garnered him local attention. He began to gain major recognition in 2010, after his first retail release, Overly Dedicated. The following year, he released Section.80, his first independent album, exclusively through iTunes. The album received critical acclaim and instantly ranked as one of the top digital hip hop releases of the year. The album spawned Lamar's debut single, "HiiiPoWeR". Early in his career, prior to releasing his major-label debut, Lamar had amassed a large Internet following and had already worked with several prominent artists in the hip hop industry, including The Game, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Drake, Talib Kweli, Busta Rhymes, E-40, Warren G and Lil Wayne, among others.

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