Kendrick Lamar

  • Kendrick Lamar receives the 2018 Pulitzer prize for music

    Lamar Pulitzer
    Kendrick Lamar has become the first hip-hop act to win a Pulitzer Prize in music for his acclaimed 2017 album DAMN. On Wed., the rapper went to the New York City's Columbia University to receive the distinguished honor and now he is the first person to win a Pulitzer for a hip-hop album.
  • Kendrick Lamar makes history as first rapper to win a Pulitzer Prize

    FILE PHOTO: Musician Kendrick Lamar arrives at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards in Inglewood, California, U.S., August 27, 2017.    REUTERS/Danny Moloshok/File Photo
    Lamar's "DAMN" was announced as the recipient of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize, a history-making first for a rap artist. Lamar is the first person to win a Pulitzer for a hip-hop album and the first person to win a Pulitzer for any music that’s not classical or jazz.
  • Kendrick Lamar denies banning mobile phones from his gigs

    American rapper and songwriter Kendrick Lamar has banned professional photographers from all future shows, but he is not banning smart phones. Fans will therefore still be able to use their phones freely to capture moments from Lamar’s gigs.
  • Kendrick Lamar announces European Tour

    BURBANK, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 09:  Rapper Kendrick Lamar speaks onstage during the 2016 MTV Movie Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on April 9, 2016 in Burbank, California.  MTV Movie Awards airs April 10, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT.  (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for MTV)
    Kendrick Lamar has finally announced UK and Europe dates for his Damn tour in 2018. The rapper will be joined by special guest James Blake and will perform 15 dates across 11 countries, starting in Dublin on 7 February.
  • Sia drops “The Greatest” feat. Kendrick Lamar – watch the video here

    Sia has shared her new single 'The Greatest', follows on her latest album 'This Is Acting', released in January. This new song features a Kendrick Lamar guest verse and has been accompanied by a clip again starring Maddie Ziegler.