All posts tagged in kendrick lamar

  • August 4, 2018By Sommer Alex

    In this information age where content is readily accessible and overwhelmingly immeasurable, it sometimes helps to take a step back and reflect on the media we’ve consumed. In terms of music, the Dissect podcast does just that. A serialized music series on Spotify (but available on other platforms), it counteracts our scrolling culture and takes

  • April 17, 2018By Shermarie Hyppolite

    Kendrick Lamar’s 2017 album DAMN. has been announced as the winner for the Pulitzer Prize for music. It is the first Hip-Hop album to win the award, with past recipients being Steve Reich, Julia Wolfe and Zhou Long. Since its release, DAMN has been praised for its real representation of African American life and how

  • February 19, 2018By Lesedi Aphane

    Black Panther: The Album, the soundtrack for one of the most anticipated Marvel Comics and superhero films, Black Panther, was released on the February 9. The album was just as anticipated as the film — and rightfully so. This album represented one of the most diverse superhero films mainstream media has ever seen. Curated by Kendrick Lamar — one of

  • February 7, 2018By Alexine Castillo Yap

    Kendrick Lamar and SZA made jaws drop upon the release of their collaborative single “All The Stars” last month. The slick, catchy tune–released as part of the soundtrack for the upcoming Black Panther film (Black Panther: The Album)–now has an equally enthralling music video, directed by Dave Meyers, to accompany it. The music video does more than

  • January 6, 2018By Jahan Shandilya

    Yesterday (January 4th), a surprise track featuring both Kendrick Lamar and SZA of Top Dawg Entertainment was released entitled, “All the Stars”. Both artists have had remarkably good years with Kendrick dropping his most mainstream release and SZA releasing her debut studio album. With both projects seeing critical acclaim and general popularity, it is no surprise they have

  • April 1, 2017By Janae McKenzie

    On Thursday, March 30, Kendrick Lamar dropped his new single “HUMBLE.” along with an accompanying music video (below). The video has earned over nine million views since its release and is currently #1 on the iTunes charts. The track covers nostalgia, describing Lamar’s roots that he hasn’t lost sight of, even as he climbs the