Damn

Op-Eds

How Changing Clothes Can Be Indicative of Releasing New Music

From Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar all the way back to Bowie and Prince, when a musician changes their look it often signals a new project.
Ryan Bassil
3.14.19
Premieres

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
11.7.18
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
5.21.18
Noisey

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
4.17.18
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
12.24.17
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
12.21.17
New music

Daaaaayum: This Track From Kendrick Producer Bekon Is a TUNE

After contributing to eight songs on 'DAMN', the once-backstage collaborator releases his debut single, "Cold As Ice."
Ryan Bassil
12.6.17
Noisey News

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

From "DUCKWORTH." to "BLOOD." – but it's disappeared now.
Noisey UK Staff
12.5.17
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
11.17.17
Op-Eds

Stop Complaining About the Price of Kendrick Lamar Tickets

Big venues have big overheads, be humble – don’t feel entitled to free music.
Ryan Bassil
10.5.17
vmas 2017

Watch Kendrick Lamar Slay the VMAs

Kung Fu Kenny brought 'DAMN''s "DNA." and "HUMBLE." to open the event.
Noisey Staff
8.29.17
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
8.29.17
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