Kendrick Lamar

Genre: Hip Hop / Rap

Country of Origin: Singapore

Kendrick Lamar (born June 17, 1987), is an American hip hop recording artist from Compton, California currently signed to Top Dawg, Aftermath and Interscope. Lamar is a member of hip hop supergroup Black Hippy, along with fellow West Coast rappers and label mates Jay Rock, Schoolboy Q and Ab-Soul. He first gained major attention after the release of his fourth mixtape, Overly Dedicated (2010). In 2011, his independent album Section.80, released exclusively through iTunes, instantly ranked as one of the top digital hip hop releases of the year.

Early in his career, before releasing his major label debut, Lamar amassed a large internet following, and had worked with Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Wiz Khalifa, Game, Drake, Busta Rhymes, Hopsin, E-40, Warren G, Bun B, Tech N9ne and Lil Wayne among other popular artists. - Wikipedia