Arin Ray Makes Arguments Feel Like Poetry in the Video for "Damn"

The Cincinnati native is blending R&B, hip-hop, and jazz on his debut album 'Platinum Fire.'
Kristin Corry
New music

Collect Lil B's New and Extremely Rare 'Platinum Flame' Mixtape

28 new self-produced classics from BasedWorld Studios, now available for streaming.
Phil Witmer

Kendrick Lamar Just Won a Pulitzer Prize

In what amounts to a massive shock, the Pulitzer Prize for Music has gone to the 30-year-old Compton rapper in honor of his 2017 album, 'DAMN.'
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey News

Watch Kendrick Lamar’s Brilliant New Video for “LOVE.”

The fifth video from 'DAMN.' was directed, once again, by Dave Meyers and The Little Homies.
Alex Robert Ross
Holy Shit

Police Recover Hard Drive Stolen From Kendrick Lamar’s Producer’s Car

Reports state that the files owned by Derek “MixedByAli” Ali included $1million worth of unreleased original music.
Ryan Bassil
Noisey News

A Reversed-Tracklist Vinyl Version of ‘DAMN.’ Was Online for a Hot Second

From "DUCKWORTH." to "BLOOD."—but it's disappeared now.
Noisey UK Staff
New music

Kendrick Lamar Links Up with U2 Again, on "American Soul"

It's an alternate version of their "XXX" collab on 'DAMN.'
Noisey UK Staff
Internet Exploring

Kendrick Lamar Appreciates Mumble Rap, As Long as It's Respectful

In his Forbes 30 Under 30 interview, Kung-Fu Kenny doesn't just talk numbers.
Phil Witmer
Backwards Music

Here's Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' in Reverse Order, as Kendrick Intended It

"You listen from the back end, and it’s almost the duality and the contrast of the intricate Kendrick Lamar," the rapper told MTV News.
Alex Robert Ross

We Asked Canadians If Kendrick Lamar Is Better Than Drake

"Ah shit, I'll probably get beat up around here for saying it but probably Kendrick."
Phil Witmer
we saw this

Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN Tour Is a Center Stage Ass-Kicking

On his current tour, Kendrick proves his ability to consistently transform just when others think he should be content.
Lawrence Burney
Holy Shit

Dave Chappelle Talks with Kendrick Lamar About Self-Expression and Tupac

"Everybody has their own perspective, and recognizing someone else's perspective blows my mind a hundred thousand percent."
Phil Witmer