RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Kendrick Lamar

A collection of news and information related to Kendrick Lamar published by this site and its partners.

Top Kendrick Lamar Articles

Displaying items 1-11
  • Pitchfork day 3: Kendrick Lamar brings fest to a close

    Pitchfork day 3: Kendrick Lamar brings fest to a close
    Reports from Sunday, day three at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Union Park, from Greg Kot (GK) and Bob Gendron (BG): 1:09 p.m.: College rock, circa 1990, lives on in the form of Speedy Ortiz. Unfortunately, the co-ed Massachusetts quartet is...
  • Pitchfork day 1: Neneh Cherry makes rare appearance, Beck closes

    Pitchfork day 1: Neneh Cherry makes rare appearance, Beck closes
    Reports from Friday, day one at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Union Park, from Greg Kot (GK) and Bob Gendron (BG): 11:30 a.m.: Idyllic weather and what are likely to be capacity crowds are forecast as the Pitchfork Music Festival opens its ninth...
  • Simplifying Pitchfork

    Simplifying Pitchfork
      “[Rolls eyes] I’ve heard of all of these bands. Don’t even try to help me out; I already know everyone to see at Pitchfork. You suck.” If this is your attitude, goodbye. This story is not for you. For any non-grumps out...
  • Kanye West and Iggy Azalea Join Made in America Festival L.A. Lineup

    Kanye West and Iggy Azalea will join the lineup of this year's Budweiser Made in America Music Festival in Los Angeles, held Aug. 30-31, the weekend before Labor Day. The Budweiser Made in America Festival is a two-day event held in Los Angeles' Grand...
  • Kanye West, Iggy Azalea added to L.A.'s Made in America festival

    Kanye West and Iggy Azalea have been added to the West Coast lineup of the Budweiser Made in America festival slated to take place Aug. 30-31 at Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles, Live Nation unveiled on Wednesday. West will topline the final night...
  • Rising R&B singer SZA connects to the goofy and unusual

    Rising R&B singer SZA connects to the goofy and unusual
    R&B singer SZA is keeping good company these days. Her latest EP, “Z,” features appearances from labelmate Kendrick Lamar and Chicago’s own Chance the Rapper, and recently she decamped to a studio with Coldplay singer Chris Martin,...
  • The Rap Test will destroy any hope you had of getting work done today

    I consider myself a rap nerd, wholly able to quote lines and lyrics from acts ranging from AZ to Lil' Zane. When I saw The Rap Test, a new online quiz developed by 21-year-old programmer/developer Danny Friday, I knew that the time had come to showcase my...
  • 2014's best music so far

    2014's best music so far
    According to our calculations, 42 bajillion albums are released between January and June of any given year. So there’s no reason to wait until December to discuss our favorites. With that, the albums and songs we’ve most enjoyed to this...
  • BET Awards Live Blog: Lionel Richie Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

    The 2014 BET Awards has kicked off at Nokia Theater and is sure to be a memorable one. In past years, Michael Jackson presented James Brown with a lifetime achievement award, Destiny's Child gave lap dances to Nelly, Magic Johnson and Terrence Howard, and...
  • 'Flying Bach' mixes breakdance and classical music

    'Flying Bach' mixes breakdance and classical music
    Breakdance and beats go hand in hand, but one crew is turning the tradition on its head with a global tour set to classical music. Seven B-boys from the Berlin-based, four-time world champion breakdancing crew Flying Steps team up with Swedish ballerina...
  • Tribune summer music guide

    Tribune summer music guide
    Is there a word that promises fun more than "festival?" We know. "Chocolate" is right up there, but stop being a distraction. Summer music festivals are a Chicago sonic mainstay, in a city that seems to have gone fest crazy of late. It used to be that...