Kendrick Lamar

What Does Vice-President Kamala Harris Listen To?

By Alyson Camus | November 9, 2020

tunes she’s listening to while traveling around the country

A Growing Number Of Musicians Are Spotted At Black Lives Matter Protests

By Alyson Camus | June 25, 2020

here are a few pics and videos I have been able to find

GOLDENVOICE PRESENTS DAY N VEGAS NOVEMBER 1 – 3 LAS VEGAS FESTIVAL GROUNDS

By admin | July 1, 2019

he festival will feature headliners J. Cole, Travis Scott and Kendrick Lamar

Best Of 2018: Albums Through August

By Iman Lababedi | August 30, 2018

Emo meets mumble rap meets teen angst

Best Of 2018: Albums Through July

By Iman Lababedi | August 5, 2018

there isn’t anything approaching a weak track on this brilliant pop album

Best Of 2018: Albums Through June

By Iman Lababedi | July 3, 2018

a celebration of “black girl magic”

TOP DAWG ENTERTAINMENT: THE CHAMPIONSHIP TOUR FT. KENDRICK LAMAR AND SZA At Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, March 29th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 30, 2018

SZA was the greatest of all time

Best Of 2018: Albums Through May

By Iman Lababedi | May 30, 2018

sample heaven and strange, druggy sounds

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, MAY 7TH TO 13TH

By Alyson Camus | May 8, 2018

The Afghan Whigs and Built To Spill are at the Wiltern on Thursday

Best Of 2018: Albums Through April

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2018

“black girl magic”

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Ending March 29th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | April 3, 2018

threatening a new album

Best Of 2018: Albums Through March 31st

By Iman Lababedi | April 1, 2018

Soccer Mommy broods

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Ending March 15th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | March 20, 2018

or Ken as I know him…

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Ending March 8th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | March 13, 2018

that Zedd song is pretty good

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Ending March 1st, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | March 7, 2018

could it knock off Drake?

Best Of 2018: Albums Through February 28th

By Iman Lababedi | March 1, 2018

Kendrick curates

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Ending February 22nd, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | February 27, 2018

do you think Blocboy JB suddenly got hot?

US Top 10 Albums For The Week Ending February 22nd, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | February 26, 2018

42K were from traditional sales

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Ending February 15th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | February 21, 2018

at least consistently good

US Top 10 Albums For The Week Ending February 15th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | February 19, 2018

Kendrick is a better spokesperson  for black people than Disney will ever be.

The Early Bird: Top New Releases 2-9-18 – 2-15-18

By Iman Lababedi | February 9, 2018

the songs are black Africa informed

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Albums 2-9-18 – 2-15-18

By Iman Lababedi | February 3, 2018

three singles to its name and all excellent

The Early Bird: Top New Releases Reviewed 2-2-18 – 2-8-18

By Iman Lababedi | February 2, 2018

a potential smash

A Year In The Life: 2018 Is Setting Up As A Long Line Of Gigs

By Iman Lababedi | January 25, 2018

there will be disappointments

Nielsen’s 2017 Year-End Music Report: R&B/Hip-Hop Is The Most Dominant Genre, Rock Is Definitively Dead

By Alyson Camus | January 4, 2018

the current future of music is hip hop

Swimming Pools: A Short Story

By Iman Lababedi | August 17, 2017

Perhaps there is more to us

US Top 10 Albums 8-26-17

By Iman Lababedi | August 14, 2017

the definition of solipsistic

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, August 7th To 13th 2017

By Alyson Camus | August 6, 2017

The Birth Defects are playing at the Hi Hat on Friday

US Top 10 Albums 8-12-17

By Iman Lababedi | August 4, 2017

when an album stays on the charts for a month or two, it matters

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, JULY 31st TO AUGUST 6th 2017

By Alyson Camus | July 31, 2017

June plays a new Twilight Concert at the Santa Monica Pier

Damn Tour Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, and D.R.A.M. TD Garden Boston, MA Saturday July 22, 2017 Reviewed

By Mary Rudzis | July 24, 2017

very artistic and intricate

Kendrick Lamar At Barclay Center, Thursday, July 20th, 2017

By admin | July 22, 2017

Very good not that good

Live Through This: rock nyc’s Concert Picks 7-17-17 – 7-23-17

By Iman Lababedi | July 16, 2017

the undecided vote

US Top 10 Albums: May 5th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | April 25, 2017

ego bearing excess

US Top 10 Singles: April 21st, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | April 12, 2017

It grew on me

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 4-14-17 – 4-23-17

By Iman Lababedi | April 10, 2017

a complete agnostic when it comes to the GOAT

A Petition Asks For Coachella Headliners To Donate To Pro-LGBTQ Groups

By Alyson Camus | January 13, 2017

the problem is the omnipresence of Goldenvoice around Los Angeles

Radiohead, Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar To Headline 2017 Coachella?

By Alyson Camus | November 30, 2016

is Beyonce really Coachella material?

FYF Fest, Saturday August 27th 2016

By Alyson Camus | August 28, 2016

The fest has grown far beyond its humble punk origins

10 Songs: Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

By Iman Lababedi | March 30, 2016

Cut it to under 3 minutes

Be Here Now: 3-4-16 – 3-10-16

By Iman Lababedi | March 5, 2016

Less is more

These Days: Friday, March 4th, 2016

By Iman Lababedi | March 4, 2016

the second best hip hop album of the year.

Kendrick Lamar Talks (But Not To Us)

By Iman Lababedi | December 30, 2015

28 year old Kendrick speaks to us, and when I say us, I mean the New York Times’ Joe Coscarelli.

Most Overrated 2015: Kendrick Lamar

By Iman Lababedi | December 26, 2015

This isn’t to tear Lamar down, it is to question why Yahoo Music ONLY had Butterfly on their best of lists… because he is a name to drop, that’s all.

Power 105 At Barclay Center, Thursday, October 22nd, 2015, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 24, 2015

Have we come so far to listen for hours to hard beats and rappers singing along to their hooks? The cheap seats were $75 to Thursday night’s show but having said that, a terrific line up made it a real opportunity to see some great rappers in one place. A great opportunity that did not pay off.

10 Songs: Sunday, October 18th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | October 18, 2015

Alright – Kendrick Lamar – His latest single. There is a Kenrick Lamar parody out there somewhere, with Kendrick threatening to kill everybody and using the “n word” every other second. It is funny and on poiint and that is what Kenrick sounds like here – B

Kendrick Lamar To Barclay Center This October, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | September 3, 2015

That’s some line up this year, I only caught the last couple of songs of Future at Governors Ball earlier this year, but it was the one set I am sorry I couldn’t catch from the start, Meek Mill has a surprisingly strong album newly released, Jidenna is the guy with “Classic man” –the remix featuring Kendrick Lamar is killer as well.

US Top 10 Singles 6-6-15

By Iman Lababedi | May 27, 2015

The 385,000 units shifted of “Bad Blood” is pretty impressive though I personally am not so crazy about the Kendrick verse as the rest of the world. Plus, not my fave track on the album at the best of times though Taylor certainly keeps changing the plot on us, doesn’t she

10 Songs: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | May 23, 2015

King Kunta – Kendrick Lamar – This is as playful as Kendrick ever gets, for a full fledged rap superstars he isn’t a particularly cheerful fellow though you think he would be on this Roots sage – B+

10 Songs: Saturday, April 18th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | April 18, 2015

Swimming Pools – Kendrick Lamar – His star making turn and may I just add that the chorus to this track is catchier than anything on Pimp/Butterfly, and his Twista with a hangover verses are a blast – A