Black Sounds Beautiful: How Kendrick Lamar Became A Rap Icon
Since he hit the ground running with 2011's Section.80, the visceral, socially conscious and self-analytical MC has led the charge for hip-hop's 21st-century evolution.
In classic albums like 2012's Good Kid, M.A.A.D City and 2017's DAMN., he braided dazzling technical acumen with the realities of the Black experience, all anchored by his Christian faith.
In the latest episode of Black Sounds Beautiful, behold the 13-time GRAMMY winner and 37-time GRAMMY nominee's astonishing legacy in a whiplash one-minute tour of his life and career.
While we wait for Lamar's next album — which, given, his track record, is bound to be another game-changer — check out the thrilling, informative video above.