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Kendrick Lamar Duckworth (Compton17 June 1987), is an American rapper and songwriter from ComptonCalifornia. He first received attention after the release of his 2010 mixtape Overly Deticated. He is currently signed by Dr. Dre's Aftermath Entertainmentrecord label. In 2011, he released his album released exclusively on iTunes, Section 80, immediately at the top of the digital hip hop releases of the year 2011. He is a member of the hip hop collective Black Hippy, along with Jay Rock, Schoolboy Q and Ab-Soul, he has also worked with Snoop DoggDr. DreEminemWiz KhalifaMac MillerDrakeGameBusta Rhymes,Tech N9ne.

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Biography[Edit]Edit

1987-2009: early years[Edit]Edit

Kendrick Lamar is born in Compton, California, a suburb Southeast of Los Angeles. His parents came from ChicagoIllinois. On his eighth was Kendrick witness filming theTupac Shakur and Dr. Dre music video about their hit single "California Love". In 2003, Kendrick his first mixtape, Youngest Head Nigga In Charge under the name k. Dot.The mixtape took care of enough attention to a recording contract with Top Dawg Entertainment, a record label in Los Angeles, to get. He spent two years later a mixtape that Training Day was called. After receiving a co-sign of Lil Wayne he spent a third mixtape in 2009 under the name C4, themed around Tha Carter III LP. Shortly afterwards, he decided his stage name, k. Dot to give up and with his birth name to continue.

2010-2011: Overly Dedicated and Section. 80[Edit]Edit

In 2010 he toured with Tech N9ne and Jay Rock on The Independent Grind Tour. On september 23, 2010 the mixtape O (verly) D (edicated) out, with the song Ignorance is Bliss. As a result, wild hip hop producer Dr. Dre working together with him.

On 2 July 2011 was his third solo project released Section 80 . In the second half of 2011 appeared Kendrick Lamar on game's The r.e.d. AlbumTech N9ne's All 6 's and 7 's9th Wonder's The Wonder Years andDrake's Take Care.

2012-present: Good Kid in a m. a. a. d City[Edit]Edit

On 15 February 2012 was a song Cartoons & Cereal leaked with a feature of Gunplay. Kendrick later said that it was a track from his forthcoming album is and that he has a video plant.

MTV announced that In March 2012 Top Dawg Entertainment and Interscope Records and Aftermath Entertainment have signed a contract that eliminates his independent career.

Kendrick released his first single with The Recipe from Dr. Dre. The album was released on 22 October 2012.

Discography[Edit]Edit

Albums[Edit]Edit

Album (s) with chart positions in

the Flemish Ultratop 200 albums

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Good Kid, M.A.A.D. city 2012 03-11-2012 52 7 *

Singles[Edit]Edit

Single (s) with any charts in the

the Dutch Top 40

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Yolo 2013 09/02/2013 tip17 - with The Lonely Island & Adam Levine
Bitch, do not kill my vibe 2013 20-07-2013 tip16 - Emeli Sandé with
Give it 2 you 2013 14-09-2013 tip2 - with Robin Thicke
It's on again 2014 12-04-2014 tip2 - with Alicia Keys
Single (s) with chart positions

in the Flemish Ultratop 50

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
Swimming pools (drink) 2012 10-11-2012 tip19 -
F ** kin ' problems 2012 15-12-2012 tip3 - with A $ AP RockyDrake & 2 Chainz
Backseat freestyle 2013 26-01-2013 tip81 -
Yolo 2013 09/02/2013 tip36 - with The Lonely Island & Adam Levine
Poetic justice 2013 02-03-2013 tip56 - with Drake
Give it 2 you 2013 17-08-2013 ice skater - with Robin Thicke
It's on again 2014 19-04-2014 tip64 * with Alicia Keys

Discography[Edit]Edit

  • Overly dedicated (2010)
  • Section 80 (2011)
  • Good Kid, M. A. A. D City (2012)
  • Welcome to Compton 2 (2013)
  • The New West (2013)
  • Welcome to Compton (2014)

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