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Kendrick Lamar

  • Jun 17, 1987 (age 32)
  • 5' 6" (1.68 m)

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2018
Bad Kid Chill City
AlbumOct 1, 2018

Bad Kid Chill City

Bad Kid Chill City released.
Black Panther
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AlbumFeb 16, 2018

Black Panther

The soundtrack for the 2018 American superhero film …
The soundtrack for the 2018 American superhero film Black Panther, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name and produced by Marvel Studios, consists of an original score composed by Ludwig Göransson and original songs produced by Kendrick Lamar. Göransson worked on all of director Ryan Coogler's previous films, while Lamar and Coogler had previously discussed collaborating and the musician agreed to produce several songs for the film after seeing an early version of it.
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Black Panther: The Album (music from and inspired by)
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AlbumFeb 9, 2018

Black Panther: The Album (music from a…

Black Panther: The Album (music from and inspired by) released.
Album of the Year
Award2018

Album of the Year

Won award for "DAMN.".
BET Award
Music
Nomination2018

Music

Nominated for "DAMN.".
Pulitzer Prize
Outstanding Song - Contemporary
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Nomination2018

Outstanding Song - Contemporary

Nominated for "HUMBLE.".
Best Track
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Nomination2018

Best Track

Nominated for "HUMBLE.".
NME Award
Nomination2018

Best International Solo Artist

Nominated for NME Award …
Nominated for NME Award for Best International Solo Artist.
NME Award
Outstanding Male Artist
Nomination2018

Outstanding Male Artist

Nominated for "DAMN.".
NAACP Image Award
Outstanding Album
Nomination2018

Outstanding Album

Nominated for "DAMN.".
NAACP Image Award
Favorite Song
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Nomination2018

Favorite Song

Nominated for "HUMBLE.".
Kids' Choice Award
Nomination2018

Song of the Year

Nominated for "All the Stars".
Grammy Award
Top Streaming Song (Audio)
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Nomination2018

Top Streaming Song (Audio)

Nominated for "HUMBLE.".
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Record of the Year

Nominated for "All the Stars".
Grammy Award
Nomination2018

Best Song Written for Visual Media

Nominated for "All the Stars".
Grammy Award
Nomination2018

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "All the Stars".
Grammy Award
Nomination2018

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "King's Dead".
Grammy Award
Nomination2018

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for "King's Dead".
Grammy Award
Best Original Song
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Nomination2018

Best Original Song

Nominated for "Black Panther".
Golden Globe Award
Nomination2018

Favorite Male Singer

Nominated for Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Male Singer.
Kids' Choice Award
Nomination2018

International Male Solo Artist

Nominated for Brit Award for …
Nominated for Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist.
Brit Award
Nomination2018

Top Streaming Artist

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Top Selling Album
Nomination2018

Top Selling Album

Nominated for "DAMN.".
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Song Sales Artist

Nominated for Billboard …
Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Song Sales Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Hot 100 Artist

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Hot 100 Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Rap Tour

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Tour.
Billboard Music Award
Top Rap Song
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Nomination2018

Top Rap Song

Nominated for "HUMBLE.".
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Rap Male Artist

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Male Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Rap Artist

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Top Rap Album
Nomination2018

Top Rap Album

Nominated for "DAMN.".
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Male Artist

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Male Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Outstanding Duo or Group

Nominated for "LOYALTY.".
NAACP Image Award
Nomination2018

Top Hot 100 Song

Nominated for "Humble".
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Billboard 200 Artist

Nominated for Billboard …
Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Billboard 200 Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Top Artist

Nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2018

Viewer's Choice

Nominated for "Humble".
BET Award
Nomination2018

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Humble".
BET Award
Nomination2018

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Nomination2018

Best Collaboration

Nominated for "Loyalty".
BET Award
Album of the Year
Nomination2018

Album of the Year

Nominated for "DAMN.".
BET Award
Album of the Year
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Nomination2018

Album of the Year

Nominated for "Black Panther".
BET Award
Top Billboard 200 Album
Nomination2018

Top Billboard 200 Album

Nominated for "DAMN.".
Billboard Music Award
Best Original Song
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Nomination2018

Best Original Song

Nominated for "Black Panther".
Academy Award
Nomination2018

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "Win".
Grammy Award
Top Billboard 200 Album
Award2018

Top Billboard 200 Album

Won award for "DAMN.".
Billboard Music Award
Award2018

Top Streaming Artist

Won Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Award2018

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Won BET Award for Best …
Won BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Top Rap Album
Award2018

Top Rap Album

Won award for "DAMN.".
Billboard Music Award
Award2018

Top Rap Artist

Won Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Award2018

Top Rap Male Artist

Won Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Male Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Award2018

Top Streaming Song (Audio)

Won award for "Humble".
Billboard Music Award
Top Streaming Song (Audio)
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Award2018

Top Streaming Song (Audio)

Won award for "HUMBLE.".
Billboard Music Award
Award2018

International Male Solo Artist

Won Brit Award for …
Won Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist.
Brit Award
Award2018

Top Rap Artist

Won Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Artist.
Billboard Music Award
Outstanding Album
Award2018

Outstanding Album

Won award for "DAMN.".
NAACP Image Award
Award2018

Outstanding Duo or Group

Won award for "LOYALTY.".
NAACP Image Award
Outstanding Song - Contemporary
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Award2018

Outstanding Song - Contemporary

Won award for "HUMBLE.".
Award2018

Best Rap Performance

Won award for "King's Dead".
Grammy Award
Music
Award2018

Music

Won award for "DAMN.".
Pulitzer Prize
2017
SongApr 14, 2017

DNA.
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DAMN.
AlbumApr 14, 2017

DAMN.

Damn (stylized as DAMN.) is the fourth studio album by …
Damn (stylized as DAMN.) is the fourth studio album by American rapper Kendrick Lamar. It was released on April 14, 2017, by Aftermath Entertainment, Interscope Records, and Top Dawg Entertainment. Damn features production from a variety of record producers, including executive producer and Top Dawg Entertainment label-head Anthony "Top Dawg" Tiffith, Sounwave, DJ Dahi, Mike Will Made It, and Ricci Riera; as well as further production contributions from James Blake, Steve Lacy, BadBadNotGood, Greg Kurstin, The Alchemist, and 9th Wonder, among others. Damn features appearances from singers Rihanna and Top Dawg signee Zacari, along with Irish rock band U2.
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SongMar 31, 2017

HUMBLE.
  • YouTube
Nomination2017

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Album of the Year
Nomination2017

Album of the Year

Nominated for "DAMN.".
Grammy Award
Award2017

Best Rap Song

Won award for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Nomination2017

Record of the Year

Nominated for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Nomination2017

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "Loyalty".
Grammy Award
Award2017

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Won award for "Loyalty".
Grammy Award
Award2017

Best Hip-Hop Video

Won award for "Humble".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Video
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Award2017

Best Video

Won award for "HUMBLE.".
MTV Europe Music Award
Award2017

Video of the Year

Won award for "Humble".
MTV Video Music Award
Award2017

Best Music Video

Won award for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Nomination2017

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Album
Award2017

Best Rap Album

Won award for "DAMN.".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Album
Nomination2017

Best Rap Album

Nominated for "DAMN.".
Grammy Award
Nomination2017

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Nomination2017

Best Music Video

Nominated for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Award2017

Best Rap Performance

Won award for "Humble".
Grammy Award
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album
Award2017

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album

Won award for "DAMN.".
American Music Award
Award2017

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Won BET Award for Best …
Won BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
2016
Untitled Unmastered
AlbumMar 4, 2016

Untitled Unmastered

Untitled Unmastered (stylized as untitled unmastered.) is a …
Untitled Unmastered (stylized as untitled unmastered.) is a compilation album by American rapper Kendrick Lamar. It was released on March 4, 2016, by Top Dawg Entertainment, Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records. It consists of previously unreleased demos that originated during the recording of Lamar's album To Pimp a Butterfly (2015), continuing that work's exploration of politically-charged and philosophical themes, as well as its experimentation with free jazz, soul, avant-garde music, and funk styles. The compilation album received widespread acclaim from critics, and it debuted atop the US Billboard 200.
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Nomination2016

Favorite Song

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
Kids' Choice Award
Nomination2016

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "Freedom".
Grammy Award
Nomination2016

Favorite Collaboration

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
Video of the Year
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Nomination2016

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Alright".
BET Award
Nomination2016

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
2015
To Pimp a Butterfly
AlbumMar 16, 2015

To Pimp a Butterfly

To Pimp a Butterfly is the third studio album by American …
To Pimp a Butterfly is the third studio album by American rapper Kendrick Lamar. It was released on March 15, 2015, by Top Dawg Entertainment, distributed by Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records.
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SongMar 16, 2015

Alright
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SongMar 16, 2015

King Kunta
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Nomination2015

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "All Day".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Choreography

Nominated for "Never Catch Me".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Rap/Sung Performance
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Nomination2015

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "These Walls".
Grammy Award
Best Direction
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Nomination2015

Best Direction

Nominated for "Alright".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Rap/Sung Performance
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Nomination2015

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "These Walls".
Grammy Award
Video of the Year
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Nomination2015

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Alright".
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2015

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Music Video
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Nomination2015

Best Music Video

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "All Day".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Visual Effects

Nominated for MTV Video Music Award for Best Visual Effects.
MTV Video Music Award
Best Rap Song
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Nomination2015

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Performance
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Nomination2015

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Song
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Nomination2015

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Performance
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Nomination2015

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Album
Nomination2015

Best Rap Album

Nominated for "To Pimp a Butterfly".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Viewer's Choice
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Nomination2015

Viewer's Choice

Nominated for "i".
BET Award
Nomination2015

Favorite Song

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
Album of the Year
Nomination2015

Album of the Year

Nominated for "To Pimp a Butterfly".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Dance Recording

Nominated for "Never Catch Me".
Grammy Award
Best Music Video
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Nomination2015

Best Music Video

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Music Video

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
Grammy Award
Best Hip-Hop Video
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Nomination2015

Best Hip-Hop Video

Nominated for "Alright".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Male Video
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Nomination2015

Best Male Video

Nominated for "Alright".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Rap Song
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Award2015

Best Rap Song

Won award for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Performance
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Award2015

Best Rap Performance

Won award for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Rhythm & Bars Award
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Award2015

Rhythm & Bars Award

Won award for "Alright".
Soul Train Music Award
Award2015

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Won BET Award for Best …
Won BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Best Rap Performance
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Award2015

Best Rap Performance

Won award for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Best Rap/Sung Performance
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Award2015

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Won award for "These Walls".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Song
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Award2015

Best Rap Song

Won award for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Editing

Nominated for MTV Video Music Award for Best Editing.
MTV Video Music Award
Best Rap/Sung Performance
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Award2015

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Won award for "These Walls".
Grammy Award
Song of the Year
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Nomination2015

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Song of the Year
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Nomination2015

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Alright".
Grammy Award
Nomination2015

Best Art Direction

Nominated for MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction.
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2015

Best Cinematography

Nominated for "Never Catch Me".
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2015

Best Cinematography

Nominated for MTV Video Music Award for Best …
Nominated for MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography.
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2015

Best Collaboration

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2015

Best Direction

Nominated for "Bad Blood".
MTV Video Music Award
Best Rap Album
Award2015

Best Rap Album

Won award for "To Pimp a Butterfly".
Grammy Award
Award2015

Best Music Video

Won award for "Bad Blood".
Grammy Award
2014
Coast2coast 224
AlbumJun 24, 2014

Coast2coast 224

Coast2coast 224 released.
Found Myself
AlbumApr 17, 2014

Found Myself

Found Myself released.
Nomination2014

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Nomination2014

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Best Rap Performance
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Nomination2014

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for "i".
Grammy Award
Nomination2014

Best Live Performer

Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Best Live Performer.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2014

Best Lyricist of the Year

Nominated for BET Hip Hop …
Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2014

World’s Best Song

Nominated for "Swimming Pools (Drank)".
World Music Award
Best Rap Song
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Nomination2014

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "i".
Grammy Award
Nomination2014

Sweet 16

Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Sweet 16.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2014

World’s Best Song

Nominated for "Give It 2 U".
World Music Award
Nomination2014

World’s Best Song

Nominated for "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe".
World Music Award
Nomination2014

World’s Best Video

Nominated for "Swimming Pools (Drank)".
World Music Award
World’s Best Album
Nomination2014

World’s Best Album

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
World Music Award
Best Rap Performance
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Award2014

Best Rap Performance

Won award for "i".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Performance
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Award2014

Best Rap Performance

Won award for "i".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Song
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Award2014

Best Rap Song

Won award for "i".
Grammy Award
Best Rap Song
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Award2014

Best Rap Song

Won award for "i".
Grammy Award
Nomination2014

World’s Best Live Act

Nominated for World Music …
Nominated for World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act.
World Music Award
2013
Fragile - Single
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AlbumJul 17, 2013

Fragile - Single

Fragile - Single released.
The  New West 2
AlbumMar 12, 2013

The New West 2

The New West 2 released.
The Kid Done Good
AlbumFeb 12, 2013

The Kid Done Good

The Kid Done Good released.
Nomination2013

MVP of the Year

Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for MVP of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Video of the Year
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Nomination2013

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
BET Award
Video of the Year
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Nomination2013

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
BET Award
Nomination2013

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Nomination2013

Best New Artist

Nominated for BET Award for Best New Artist.
BET Award
Nomination2013

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Nominated for BET Award …
Nominated for BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Best Collaboration
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Nomination2013

Best Collaboration

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
BET Award
Nomination2013

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Fuckin' Problems".
BET Award
Nomination2013

Viewer's Choice

Nominated for "Fuckin' Problems".
BET Award
Nomination2013

Best Hip Hop Video

Nominated for "Fuckin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Collabo, Duo or Group

Nominated for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Best Collabo, Duo or Group
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Nomination2013

Best Collabo, Duo or Group

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Hip Hop Style

Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Style.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Hip Hop Video

Nominated for "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Live Performer

Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Best Live Performer.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Lyricist of the Year

Nominated for BET Hip Hop …
Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Track of the Year

Nominated for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Best Track of the Year
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Nomination2013

Best Track of the Year

Nominated for "Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe".
BET Hip Hop Award
Best Album of the Year
Nomination2013

Best Album of the Year

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Collaboration

Nominated for "Fuckin' Problems".
BET Award
Nomination2013

Best Club Banger

Nominated for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album
Nomination2013

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
American Music Award
Best Album of the Year
Nomination2013

Best Album of the Year

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Soul Train Music Award
Nomination2013

Viewer's Choice

Nominated for "Swimming Pools (Drank)".
BET Award
Best Rap Album
Nomination2013

Best Rap Album

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Grammy Award
Nomination2013

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance.
Grammy Award
Nomination2013

Best Rap Performance

Nominated for "Swimming Pools (Drank)".
Grammy Award
Nomination2013

Best Rap Song

Nominated for "Fuckin' Problems".
Grammy Award
Award2013

Sweet 16

Won award for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Award2013

MVP of the Year

Won BET Hip Hop Award for MVP of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Hustler of the Year

Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Hustler of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Award2013

Best Lyricist of the Year

Won BET Hip Hop Award for …
Won BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Award2013

Best Collaboration

Won award for "Fuckin' Problems".
BET Award
Award2013

Best New Artist

Won BET Award for Best New Artist.
BET Award
Award2013

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Won BET Award for Best …
Won BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Award2013

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Won BET Award for Best …
Won BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
BET Award
Best Album of the Year
Award2013

Best Album of the Year

Won award for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Soul Train Music Award
Best Album of the Year
Award2013

Best Album of the Year

Won award for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
BET Hip Hop Award
Award2013

Best Collabo, Duo or Group

Won award for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "Now or Never".
Grammy Award
Nomination2013

Best New Artist

Nominated for Grammy Award for Best New Artist.
Grammy Award
Top Rap Album
Nomination2013

Top Rap Album

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Billboard Music Award
Nomination2013

People's Champ

Nominated for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Song in a Game

Nominated for "Grand Theft Auto V".
VGX Award
People's Champ
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Nomination2013

People's Champ

Nominated for "Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe".
BET Hip Hop Award
Video of the Year
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Nomination2013

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
Soul Train Music Award
Song of the Year
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Nomination2013

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
Soul Train Music Award
Best Song of the Year
Nomination2013

Best Song of the Year

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Soul Train Music Award
Album of the Year
Nomination2013

Album of the Year

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Grammy Award
Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year
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Nomination2013

Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year

Nominated for "Poetic Justice".
Soul Train Music Award
Nomination2013

Best Male Video

Nominated for "Swimming Pools (Drank)".
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2013

Best Hip-Hop Video

Nominated for "Fuckin' Problems".
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2013

Best Hip-Hop Video

Nominated for "Swimming Pools (Drank)".
MTV Video Music Award
Nomination2013

Best Rap/Sung Performance

Nominated for "Now or Never".
Grammy Award
Nomination2013

Best R&B Performance

Nominated for "How Many Drinks?".
Grammy Award
Nomination2013

Sweet 16

Nominated for "F**kin' Problems".
BET Hip Hop Award
Nomination2013

Best Collaboration

Nominated for "How Many Drinks?".
Soul Train Music Award
Best Video of the Year
Nomination2013

Best Video of the Year

Nominated for "good kid, m.A.A.d city".
Soul Train Music Award
2012
SongOct 22, 2012

The Recipe
  • YouTube
good kid, m.A.A.d city
AlbumOct 22, 2012

good kid, m.A.A.d city

Good Kid, M.A.A.D City …
Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (stylized as good kid, m.A.A.d city) is the second studio album by American rapper Kendrick Lamar. It was released on October 22, 2012, by Top Dawg Entertainment, distributed by Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records. The album is Lamar's major label debut, after his independently released first album Section.80 in 2011 and his signing to Aftermath and Interscope the following year.
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SongOct 21, 2012

m.A.A.d city
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SongOct 21, 2012

Poetic Justice
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Nomination2012

Best Lyricist of the Year

Nominated for BET Hip Hop …
Nominated for BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
Award2012

Best Lyricist of the Year

Won BET Hip Hop Award for …
Won BET Hip Hop Award for Best Lyricist of the Year.
BET Hip Hop Award
2011
Section.80
AlbumJul 2, 2011

Section.80

Section.80 is the debut studio album by American rapper …
Section.80 is the debut studio album by American rapper Kendrick Lamar. It was released on July 2, 2011, by Top Dawg Entertainment. The album features guest appearances from GLC, Colin Munroe, Ashtrobot, BJ the Chicago Kid, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul and vocals from late singer-songwriter Alori Joh. The production was mainly handled by Top Dawg in-house producers from production group Digi+Phonics, along with THC, Tommy Black, Wyldfyer, Terrace Martin and J. Cole. The concept album features lyrical themes delivered by Lamar such as the 1980s crack epidemic, racism and medication tolerance. The album's lead single, "HiiiPoWeR" was released on April 12, 2011.
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Best Mixtape
Nomination2011

Best Mixtape

Nominated for "Section.80".
BET Hip Hop Award
2010
Overly Dedicated
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AlbumSep 14, 2010

Overly Dedicated

Overly Dedicated (stylized as O(verly) D(edicated)) is the …
Overly Dedicated (stylized as O(verly) D(edicated)) is the fourth solo mixtape by American rapper Kendrick Lamar, released on September 14, 2010, via Top Dawg Entertainment. The album features guest appearances from Dash Snow, Jhené Aiko, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Ash Riser, Dom Kennedy and Murs, among others. The album's production was handled by several TDE in-house producers, including King Blue, Sounwave, Tae Beast and Willie B; other producers such as Tommy Black,Jairus "J-Mo" Mozee, and Wyldfyer, also contributed production. The mixtape had sold a total of 12,000 copies as of October 2012.
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2009
Kendrick Lamar
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AlbumDec 31, 2009

Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar is the self-titled debut extended play (EP) by …
Kendrick Lamar is the self-titled debut extended play (EP) by American rapper Kendrick Lamar, released as a free digital download on December 31, 2009, by Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE). It is his first project to be released under his birth name, rather than his original moniker K-Dot. The EP features guest appearances from Angela McCluskey, Ab-Soul, JaVonte, Jay Rock, BJ the Chicago Kid, Punch, Schoolboy Q and Big Pooh. The EP's production was handled by Sounwave, Black Milk, Jake One, Q-Tip and Wyldfyer, among others. The free-download EP premiered exclusively on online mixtape distribution platform DatPiff and has since then been downloaded over 100,000 times on the website earning a gold certification status.
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1987
Kendrick Lamar
BirthJune 1987

Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar was born.
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