Kendrick Lamar is an award-winning songwriter and rapper popularly. He is acclaimed for his views on Southern Californian lifestyle and his collaboration with legendary rapper and producer, Dr. Dre. Starting his career as a teenager, Lamar use to go by K-Dot. The first attention he received was after his release of Overly Dedicated n 2010. A year later one of his debut singles HiiiPoWeR got him even more attention. This led to artists like Snoop Dogg and Lil Wayne to collaborate with him. As of 2016, he has won 7 grammy awards.
Kendrick is a strong believer in Christiany. Most of the songs on his widely acclaimed debut album, GOOD kid MAAD city feature a sinner’s prayer in their introductory lines. Another song called “i” further discusses his Christian faith.
Besides raping and singing, his other favorite hobby is playing basketball. He enjoys play ball with AB Soul, Jay Rock, and Schoolboy Q.
In an interview, Kendrick stated his lack of beliefs on politics come from his opinion that voting doesn’t matter. His religious beliefs might give him some conservative values but based on his demographics and upbringing he most likely is liberal.
Kendrick Lamar is currently engaged to Whitney Alford, his high school sweetheart. Rumor has it that they have been engaged for several years. When asked about his relationship with Whitney Alford, he says that she feels like a best friend.
Kendrick is famous for his seven-Grammy-portfolio, with five Grammys won in one night. He was recognized as the “Hottest MC in the Game” in 2013 by MTV and one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2016 by Time.