Take a listen to The 24-year-old is a Compton native with a budding and mysterious Dr. Dre connection. Lamar's rap style is fluid and melodic while his frantic tumble of syllables evokes the feeling when you're high enough that your thoughts arrive fast and interrupt each other.
He first gained major attention after the release of his 2010 mixtape Overly Dedicated. In 2011, his album Section.80, which will be released exclusively through iTunes on July 2 has instantly ranked as one of the top digital hip hop releases of the year.
Take a peep into what the album has in stores. There are lots of speculation if Kendrick is better than fellow newcomer A$AP Rocky. You decide for yourself. THOUGHTS?!?!