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kendrick lamar, dave chappelle talk 'damn's concept for 'interview'


famed comedian dave chappelle received the opportunity to speak with one of music’s most poignant artists, kendrick lamar. for interview’s latest feature, chappelle quizzed the “dna.” rapper on how he balances reality and fame, the backstory behind “duckworth.” and how lamar’s visit to south africa (a country that once housed chappelle for an extended period), changed his outlook on his work.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’“i went to south africa — durban, cape town, johannesburg — and those were definitely the ‘i’ve arrived’ shows,” lamar said. “outside of the money, the success, the accolades… this is a place that we, in urban communities, never dream of. we never dream of africa. like, ‘damn, this is the motherland.’ you feel it as soon as you touch down. tha






fan reactions to kendrick lamar's 'damn.' are already in


while it’s only been a few seconds since kendrick lamar dropped damn., fan reactions have been swift. just before the album was officially released on streaming platforms like apple music thursday evening (april 13), the project was leaked.read: stream kendrick lamar’s highly anticipated ‘damn.’ albumof course, the industry began buzzing.but the tde camp quickly assured us all that everything isn’t what it seems.there were also the dedicated fans and admirers of the rapper who decided to play by the rules, not matter how good the temptations.nonetheless, the reactions continued from both versions.meanwhile, an anonymous twitter user threw some conspiracies into the mix.either way, now that damn. is here, it’s time to listen with no qualms. stream damn.here.






reactions to kendrick lamar's 'damn.' are in


while it’s only been a few seconds since kendrick lamar dropped damn., fan reactions have been swift. just before the album was officially released on streaming platforms like apple music thursday evening (april 13), the project was leaked.read: stream kendrick lamar’s highly anticipated ‘damn.’ albumof course, the industry began buzzing.but the tde camp quickly assured us all that everything isn’t what it seems.there were also the dedicated fans and admirers of the rapper who decided to play by the rules, not matter how good the temptations.nonetheless, the reactions continued from both versions.now that the album is here, it’s time to listen with no qualms. stream damn.here.






kendrick lamar's 'damn' cover art artist explains it all


the internet was the recipient of one of the worst jigs when we all assumed kendrick lamar’s third studio album would be available for our streaming pleasures last week. after getting our feelings hurt, we dried our tears and k.dot soothed us all by releasing the album cover and tracklist for damn. read kendrick lamar’s “photoshop” video vixen has a name and she’s frustrated with the criticism of “humble”damn. by kendrick lamar.a post shared by kendrick lamar (@kendricklamar) on apr 11, 2017 at 3:15am pdtthe aggressive photo features the title in bold red laters with mr. duckworth looking for a lack of better words, spaced out and a bit sinister. the graphic designer behind the image vlad sepetov took to twitter wednesday night (april 12) to explain how it all came together and addresses t






drake praises kendrick lamar's 'damn.' album sales


box-braid kenny has been the talk of the town ever since the release of his latest lp damn. and to the surprise of no one, kendrick lamar’s record has earned real estate at the top of the charts. the first week, k. dot earned 603,000 equivalent units, and now it’s projected the 14-track album will go on to be no. 1 again earning a 233,000 equivalent units.read drake accuses california country club of racial profilingwhile there are many who believe there’s an unspoken but obvious rivalry between mr. graham and mr. duckworth, drake quickly put that to bed by praising kendrick’s album sales.read ‘damn.’ proves kendrick lamar doesn’t make “fun” music, so is drake better?drake’s more life moved 505,000 equivalent album units, selling nearly half of what views did, but still landed at no. 1. ke






kendrick lamar's 'damn.' album is his best, he says


los angeles radio show host big boy grabbed the rare kendrick lamar interview for his latest show. during the jovial conversation, big boy prompted the rhymer to rank his short but revered discography. the list goes:4. section.803. to pimp a butterfly2. good kid, m.a.a.d. city1. damn.the ranking may be a bit of a surprise to many. many rappers hold their debut lp close because there’s a lifetime expressed on there (jay-z’s relationship with reasonable doubt is a particularly famous example). to pimp a butterfly was an ambitious, pro-black statement piece in 2015—two years later, it’s his lowest ranked major label album. still, damn., his most accessible project, isn’t that outrageous of a top pick. hip-hop fans tend to have a precious relationship with the concept of a “classic,” so it may






chappelle to host rihanna diamond ball; kendrick to perform


new york — david chappelle will host rihanna's annual charity event in september and kendrick lamar will perform.the singer's organization, the clara lionel foundation, will hold its third diamond ball on sept. 14 at cipriani wall street in new york city.rihanna said in a statement tuesday she's "thrilled that the incomparable dave chappelle will kick things off as the official host" and said lamar, whom she has collaborated with, "will take the stage for an unforgettable performance."the grammy-winning pop star founded the clara lionel foundation in 2012 in honor of her grandparents clara and lionel braithwaite. it promotes education and arts globally.____online:http://claralionelfoundation.org/






'damn.' lands at no. 1 with biggest debut of 2017


kendrick lamar’s latest musical offering has been the talk of the town ever since the compton native released “the heart iv” and if tradition persists, we’ll be discussing k.dot for quite sometime. but what’s been on everyone’s mind is where will kung-fun kenny’s third record damn. land on the charts, according to billboardwhere it always lands, at no. 1.read kendrick lamar’s mom says ‘damn’ is his best album so far: ‘this cd is bomb!’box-braid kenny sold 603,000 equivalent album units in the week ending april 20, making damn. the biggest album debut of 2017.  the last record to boast those number and hold that coveted position was more life which sold 505,000 units the week ending of march 23.damn. marks mr. duckworth’s third no. 1 lp following 2016’s untitled unmastered and 2015’s to pim






kendrick lamar meets with minister louis farrakhan


the leader of the nation of islam and compton’s own chopped it up for the first time tuesday (april 11). as k. dot preps for the release of damn, min. louis farrakhan posted multiple photos of the duo together on instagram including one captioned, “i was very honored to meet and talk with my powerful brother and hip-hop artist kendrick lamar. the cultural revolution is on.”read: kendrick lamar announces album title and tracklist to long awaited projectthe religious leader spoke highly of lamar during a speech in early 2016, saying, “kendrick lamar set a new standard [in hip-hop], he freed rappers to come on up. he’s the boss. when the rappers are free to say it like it is and teach their people through music and rap and dance, the cultural revolution is on.”read: kendrick lamar wants us to






lebron james previews kendrick lamar's 'damn' album on instagram


allow lebron james to get you hype for the imminent return of kendrick lamar. on thursday afternoon (april 13), the cleveland cavalier decided to give instagram followers a musical taste of lamar’s forthcoming damn. album, which is set for april 14 — religiously known as good friday.read: the graphic designer behind kendrick lamar’s ‘damn’ cover art explains how it came togetherdubbed a&r lebron, the three-time nba champion captioned a series of videos with the fire emoji and thanked the compton native and tde’s ceo, anthony “top dawg” tiffith, for the soundscape ahead of saturday’s playoff series (april 15).bleacher report writer, tyler conway, captured the moments on twitter, per complex.damn. is available for pre-order on itunes. do you like what you hear so far?






nba finals version of kendrick lamar's 'dna' released


you may have heard kendrick lamar’s special version of the damn. hit “dna.” during the nba finals. now, the rewritten track from the tde superstar is available for fans to hear.read: steph curry re-creates dj khaled’s ‘grateful’ album cover after finals win“i got motivation, realization in my dna,” he spits. “i got devotion and emotion in my dna…eyes open wide, yeah we only want the prize.”you can find images and of the golden state warriors celebrating their 4-1 win over the cleveland cavaliers in a video accompanying the track. finals mvp kevin durant is also seen in the video with his championship trophy.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’listen to it below.kendrick lamar finals dna lyrics from jensyao on vimeo.






kendrick lamar’s mom gives ‘damn’ her stamp of approval


kendrick lamar’s mother keeps him humble. the compton rapper tweeted an emoji-filled text message from his proud mom, paula oliver, raving about his new album, damn, saturday (april 22).read: kendrick lamar speaks on the significance of meet-and-greets with fans“omg. this cd is bombbbbb! you should of put me and your daddy on this one too,” she joked. “this is your best one to me, no bullsh*t. your daddy says you look stressed on the cover lol i said n*gga that’s the point, we always stressing him out. since a lil’ boy you been [an] over thinker…but what you say, ‘a n*gga make it look sexy?’ boy you can make a dog laugh.”even though she didn’t get a chance to watch him headline coachella last weekend, kung fu kenny’s mom heard good things about the show. “they say you [were] floating in ai






now you can wear 'damn.' on a t-shirt like kendrick lamar


still reeling over kendrick lamar’s damn. album release last friday (april 14)? well, in true tde fashion, there are more treats in store surrounding the widely-discussed project. now you can match the cornrow kenny who was riding through those compton streets in the “humble” video.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’today (april 17), two new merch items popped up on the tde shop for pre-sale. both are tees emblazoned with the same “damn.” typography as the album, but across plain white and plain black colorways. unfortunately the white tee with red type is sold out, but you can still get your hands on the black shirt with green lettering. both run for $35 and will ship out april 24.while you wait for the shipping and handling fees to process, relive the “humble” vi






lil yachty's reaction to kendrick's "blood." is all of us


kendrick lamar released his highly-anticipated lp damn. late last night (apr. 13), and as expected, hip-hop fans are going bananas. the internet’s reactions via memes, pictures and videos have been both entertaining and hilariously relatable, and we can thank lil yachty for the latest addition to our ever-growing collection of damn. reaction memes.read: reactions to kendrick lamar’s ‘damn.’ are positively comicallil boat recorded himself listening to the first track of the album, “blood.,” and posted his video to his twitter page. as kendrick walks through his experiences helping a blind woman, yachty goes through a several different emotions including happiness, excitement, shock and disbelief.“she seemed to be a bit frustrated,” kendrick can be heard saying on the track, to which a vibin






man drinks vinyl milkshake because of a kendrick lamar bet


once kendrick lamar released his critically-acclaimed studio album, damn. on friday (april 14), the tde cohort’s fans launched into conspiracy theory mode. a few people began to dissect possible clues that lamar would gift the world with another disc of tunes on easter sunday (april 16), and one person even made an insane bet.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’according to noisey, a reddit user named cousintyrone lost a gamble when k. dot’s damn. follow-up never came to fruition. as part of the loss, the unidentified man had to mark his defeat by consuming a milkshake that included a vinyl record and ice cream.despite news of that strange loss, lamar is on track for another major win. according to billboard, the compton native will possibly snag his third no. 1 alb






kendrick lamar announces 'damn.' tour dates


kendrick lamar has returned and is taking no prisoners. the kid from compton released his third studio album damn. and in support of the record, mr. duckworth is hitting the road with travis scott and dram for the damn. tour.read kendrick lamar’s mom says ‘damn’ is his best album so far: ‘this cd is bomb!’k.dot took to twitter monday morning (april 24) and announced the 17-city trek kicking off july 12 in phoenix, az and making stops in the usual markets atlanta, washington. d.c., philadelphia, brooklyn on july 20th and concluding in l.a. august 8.ever since the release of “the heart iv”, kenny has been the talk of the internet with fans and critics alike lustful to hear what new material he would present. while the verdict is still out on where damn. ranks up against the rest of his catal






dave chappelle, kendrick lamar tapped for rihanna's diamond ball


dave chappelle has been tapped to host rihanna’s third annual diamond ball sept. 14. the black-tie fundraising gala at cipriani wall street in new york will also feature a performance by kendrick lamar on a night dedicated to raising money for the clara lionel foundation, an education, health and emergency response organization founded in 2012 by the singer (born robyn fenty), in honor of her grandparents, clara and lionel braithwaite.read: dj khaled, rihanna and bryson tiller ooze “wild thoughts” in carlos santana-sampled record‎”i’m thrilled that the incomparable dave chappelle will kick things off as the official host of this year’s diamond ball and kendrick lamar will take the stage for an unforgettable performance,” rihanna said in a statement announcing this year’s talent. “i’m proud






dave chappelle, kendrick lamar tapped for rihanna's diamond ball


dave chappelle has been tapped to host rihanna’s third annual diamond ball on sept. 14. the black-tie fundraising gala at cipriani wall street in new york will also feature a performance by kendrick lamar on a night dedicated to raising money for the clara lionel foundation, an education, health and emergency response organization founded in 2012 by the singer (born robyn fenty), in honor of her grandparents, clara and lionel braithwaite.read: dj khaled, rihanna and bryson tiller ooze “wild thoughts” in carlos santana-sampled record‎”i’m thrilled that the incomparable dave chappelle will kick things off as the official host of this year’s diamond ball and kendrick lamar will take the stage for an unforgettable performance,” rihanna said in a statement announcing this year’s talent. “i’m pr






kendrick lamar's new "dna." video stars don cheadle


kendrick lamar evidently doesn’t believe in breaks. for the last couple weeks, he’s held the music game in a chokehold. he released a commentary stirring “humble.” video at the tail-end of march, then released the full damn. album on good friday, right in time for his easter coachella appearance. new merch went up on the tde site yesterday, and today he’s gifted the world a shiny new video for “dna.”read: nba playoffs 2017 selects kendrick lamar’s “humble.” as theme songviewers will be surprised to see kendrick tapping into his hollywood rolodex for this one, as the visual stars actor don cheadle. the two have quite the exchange in an interrogation room. in fact, cheadle was actually the one to premiere the video, the same way lebron was given the honors of previewing damn.watch it for you






now you can wear 'damn.' on a t-shirt like kendrick lamar


still reeling over kendrick lamar’s damn. album release last friday (april 14)? well, in true tde fashion, there are more treats in store surrounding the widely-discussed project. now you can match the cornrow kenny who was riding through those compton streets in the “humble” video.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’fresh off his easter coachella performances, two new merch items popped up on the tde shop for pre-sale. both are tees emblazoned with the same “damn.” typography as the album, but across plain white and plain black colorways. unfortunately the white tee with red type is sold out, but you can still get your hands on the black shirt with green lettering. both run for $35 and will ship out april 24.#damn shirts live now @txdxe & coachella merch booths. #t






kendrick lamar took a picture with l.a.'s top cop


just days after the release of his third no. 1 album damn., kendrick lamar was seen sitting front row at the l.a. clippers game. the “humble” artist said hello to the crowd after realizing he was on the jumbo screen and then commenced to watching the game. but what fans didn’t notice was the brief interaction between box-braid kenny and lapd commissioner steve soboroff.read ‘damn.’ proves kendrick lamar doesn’t make “fun” music, so is drake better?soboroff who alleges to be good friends with the “dna” artist snapped a photo with the compton native. the idea of mr. duckworth and los angeles’ top cop taking pictures together, much less being friends, comes as a bit of a shock as kendrick has made his gripe with the police known on several songs. tmz caught up with soboroff and said the pictu






kendrick lamar stands by his ‘control’ verse, explains story behind ‘duckworth’


kendrick lamar refuses to bite his tongue for anyone in hip-hop. after boldly dubbing himself the greatest rapper alive on his new album damn., lamar doubled down on his statements in a new interview with beats 1 zane lowe.“i’m so passionate about hip-hop,” began lamar. “i love it to a point that i can’t even describe it. when i heard these artists say they’re the best, coming up, i’m not doing it to have a good song or one good rap or good hook or good bridge. i want to keep doing it every time, period. and to do it every time, you have to challenge yourself and you have to confirm to yourself — not anybody else, confirm to yourself that you’re the best, period. no one can take that away from me, period. that’s my drive and that’s my hunger, i will always have. at this point right now, th






kendrick lamar coming to the tacoma dome


superstar rapper kendrick lamar will perform tuesday, aug. 1, at the tacoma dome.the seven-time grammy-winning hip-hop artist just released his fourth studio album, “damn.,” which debuted at no. 1 on billboard’s 200 chart. lamar will be joined by his “goosebumps” collaborator travis scott and d.r.a.m.tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. friday, april 28, via ticketmaster.com or by phone at 800-745-3000.






10 biblical elements from kendrick lamar's ‘damn.'


kendrick lamar’s religious references in his discography have always shined. on his latest album, damn., the rapper takes his ongoing relationship with big homie to the new heights with religious references spread out over 14 tracks.as geniuspoints out, the old testament god is the topic lingering through kendrick’s mind, as he pinpoints some of life’s biggest gripes like revenge, betrayal, temptation and wealth. kendrick is aware of his value, but it hasn’t stopped him from speaking to those close to him like his cousin carl duckworth, who plays a vital role in feeding the rapper a new religious perspective.read: kendrick lamar’s album had vibe’s staff yelling ‘damn.’his thoughts on black israelites and book of deuteronomy ring through the project, a far cry from his previous christianity






stream kendrick lamar's highly anticipated 'damn' album


the wait is finally over. after giving us “the heart part 4″ and “humble.,” kendrick lamar has dropped damn.read: kendrick lamar’s ‘damn’ album receives lebron james’ stamp of approvalwith production from mike will made it, sounwave, 9th wonder and zacari, damn. takes on a trip through kendrick’s life in a series of feelings and themes like “dna,” pride,” “lust” and more tracks we haven’t fully digested yet.as predicted, features include rihanna, u2 and perhaps little simz, who can possibly be heard on “lust.” just before its release, lebron james previewed the album on his instagram stories thursday (april 13). while lebron highlighted the jam worthy “dna,” the album does hit other channels of life.speaking with the new york times before the album’s release, kendrick assured that damn. wo






stream kendrick lamar's highly anticipated 'damn' album


the wait is finally over. after giving us “the heart part 4″ and “humble.,” kendrick lamar has dropped damn.read: kendrick lamar’s ‘damn’ album receives lebron james’ stamp of approvalwith production from mike will made it, sounwave, 9th wonder and zacari, damn. takes on a trip through kendrick’s life in a series of feelings and themes like “dna,” pride,” “lust” and more tracks we haven’t fully digested yet.as predicted, features include rihanna, u2 and perhaps little simz, who can possibly be heard on “lust.” just before its release, lebron james previewed the album on his instagram stories thursday (april 13). while lebron highlighted the jam worthy “dna,” the album does hit other channels of life.speaking with the new york times before the album’s release, kendrick assured that damn. wo






kendrick lamar debuts "element" music video


there are a lot of great things you can say about kendrick lamar, and we would need about 4 weeks to name them all. we’re not d*ckriding, we’re just taking the time to celebrate a modern day rap legend while he is still breathing — something we often do not do in hip-hop.read: kendrick lamar and rihanna reportedly shooting music video for “loyalty”so we have no shame in stating that k.dot’s streak of incredible music videos lives on with his newly released “element” visual. directed by jonas lindstroem and the little homies, the l.a. savior takes viewers on a symbolic ride through the harsh realities that he knows to be true as a young black man from compton, california.read: nba finals version of kendrick lamar’s ‘dna’ releasedat different points, kendrick is seen rallying with his friend






dj run p. finds the original musical gems to kendrick lamar’s ‘damn.’ samples


after the continuous runs of kendrick lamar’s stellar album damn., one would like to know where those sweet strings and floaty voices originated from that are present on certain tracks. well, dj run p. takes your wonders and produces a mix that unearths the golden sounds that help propel k. dot’s musings to new heights. run isn’t new to making these types of master finds for epic albums. the ones he’s done for a tribe called quest, beyonce and kanye are must listens.with the damn. finds, run laces the mix with insight from kendrick’s interviews, commentary from those close to him and various soundbites that tell the theme of damn.’s “soul speak”. in line with the total scope of the packaging, run enlisted the talents of well known artist and illustrator geoff j. kim to show kendrick’s ener






kendrick lamar promises a 'damn.' good time aug. 19 at xcel center


kendrick lamar performed at the fyf festival in los angeles last august. / photo by rich fury/invision/apafter hosting a sold-out show by one of the two biggest new names in hip-hop on friday night, xcel energy center kicked off monday by announcing an aug. 19 date with hip-hop’s other big, young boss, kendrick lamar. tickets for the los angeles rapper’s show go on sale saturday at 10 a.m. for $39.50-$99.50 through ticketmaster or the st. paul arena’s box office, with pre-sale offers beginning thursday.there’s pent-up anticipation to see lamar in minnesota. he didn’t come here on his prior tour for his groundbreaking, grammy-nominated 2015 album, “to pimp a butterfly.” and that's after twin cities fans got in early on the kendrick kick when he appeared at the soundset festival in 2012. the






don cheadle talks role in kendrick lamar's 'dna' video & more


after setting the internet ablaze with his new album damn., kendrick lamar upped the ante late tuesday night (april 18) with his new video “dna.”instead of crafting a traditional video, lamar flipped the script on the music industry by reeling in prolific actor, don cheadle. known for his prowess on the big screen (crash, hotel rwanda, ocean eleven, iron man 2), cheadle nailed his role as a police investigator, even delivering an intense rendition of lamar’s hard-hitting rhymes in the nabil and the little homies-directed video for “dna.”though cheadle’s appearance in “dna.” may have been a surprise to the internet, he and lamar have been plotting a sneak-attack on hip-hop for years. with a bond centered around creativity, lamar and cheadle forged a relationship several years ago out of mut






kendrick lamar's 'damn.' charts on billboard hot 100


kendrick lamar inhabits 14 positions on the billboard hot 100 chart (dated may 6), all from his new billboard 200 chart-topping album damn.read ‘damn.’ proves kendrick lamar doesn’t make “fun” music, so is drake better?as previously reported, the set’s “humble.” hops 3-1 on the hot 100 in its third frame, earning lamar his second no. 1, and first as a lead act (following a one-week stint at the top of the chart in june 2015 as featured on taylor swift’s “bad blood”). meanwhile, the other 13 tracks from the new album also all enter the list.in all, the 14 songs from damn. on the latest hot 100 (which blends streaming, airplay and sales data) garnered 388.5 million u.s. streams in the tracking week ending april 20, according to nielsen music. “humble” collected the most: 67.4 million (up 56






kendrick lamar's "humble" song will anchor 2017 nba playoffs


kendrick lamar’s fourth studio album damn. has not merely been making waves, it has created a tsunami across the industry, and it seems the nba has caught the vibe. “humble.” the single from the recently released album that debuted at the billboard hot 100’s no. 2 slot, has been selected as the theme song for the 2017 nba playoffs.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’the intro video (seen above) features glimpses from the track’s music video cut together with game footage of players such as lebron james, stephen curry and james harden. the chorus “be humble/ sit down” is repeated throughout the ad to drive home that, although there are past nba champions in the playoffs, anyone can rise up from the shadows and snatch the title. the foreshadowing claims of the voice-o






dj kid capri hints kendrick lamar may release more music


we’ve got so many thoughts and suspicions about kendrick lamar. following the release of his album damn., fan theories began to spread of another project coming relatively soon titled nation., a play on lamar’s ongoing theme of religion.read more: since kendrick lamar didn’t drop an easter album, a man had to drink a vinyl milkshakewhile dj kid capri didn’t confirm the theories, he did speak with mass appealabout his contribution to the album and what fans can expect from the compton musician. “[tde] reached out to me, and asked me if i could come meet up with kendrick,” he said about the creative process. “so we sat down and we figured it out. i came to the studio and recorded a lot of stuff, they took what they wanted, placed it where they needed to place it. i think they’ve got some mor






kendrick lamar's 'damn.' heads to no. 1 on billboard 200


kendrick lamar is on course to earn his third no. 1 album on the billboard 200 chart next week with damn. the new set, which was released on april 14 through top dawg/aftermath/interscope records, could earn around 475,000 equivalent album units in the week ending april 20, according to industry forecasters.the billboard 200 chart ranks the most popular albums of the week based on multi-metric consumption, which includes traditional album sales, track equivalent albums (tea) and streaming equivalent albums (sea). the top 10 of the new may 6-dated billboard 200 chart (where damn. could debut at no. 1) is scheduled to be revealed on billboard’s websites on sunday, april 23.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’if damn. starts as expected, it will earn the second-largest






kendrick lamar's "humble" anchors 2017 nba playoffs as theme song


kendrick lamar’s fourth studio album damn. has not merely been making waves, it has created a tsunami across the industry, and it seems the nba has caught the vibe. “humble.,” the single from the recently released lp that debuted at the billboard hot 100’s no. 2 slot, has been selected as the theme song for the 2017 nba playoffs.read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’the intro video (seen above) features glimpses from the track’s music video cut together with game footage of players such as lebron james, stephen curry and james harden. the chorus “be humble/ sit down” is repeated throughout the ad to drive home that although there are past nba champions in the playoffs, anyone can rise up from the shadows and snatch the title. the foreshadowing claims by the voice-over






twitter users debate if kendrick lamar is better than eminem


a debate of who’s the greatest rapper in this current musical climate has surfaced yet again. during an early segment of hot 97’s “ebro in the morning” show (april 14), radio host peter rosenberg said that kendrick lamar currently holds the g.o.a.t. title, adding, “there is not a person who can rap on planet earth better than kendrick lamar.”read: vibe’s staff reacts to kendrick lamar’s album, ‘damn.’the longtime rap music-head continued to promote his case for the compton native’s place among elite lyricists like nas, big pun and jay z. “when it comes to the business and game of rapping, no one has ever done it better than kendrick lamar,” rosenberg passionately says.following the 37-year-old’s comments, twitter users swiftly reacted to share their opinions on the matter, even finding a w






el smartphone del futuro tendrá hologramas, asistente virtual y parecerá juguete


philippe starck es actualmente uno de los diseñadores industriales más importantes de nuestros tiempos, sus trabajos han trascendido debido a su peculiar aspecto que mezcla estética con funcionalidad. su trabajo está presente en una gran cantidad de proyectos arquitectónicos y diversos tipos de objetos. tal vez para muchos de nosotros se nos haga más sencillo identificarlo si decimos que él fue el responsable del diseño del mi mix de xiaomi.ahora starck se ha unido a jerome olivet, otro famoso diseñador francés, para crear un concepto que nos muestra cómo debería ser el smartphone del futuro, un bio radical que desecha por completo la interfaz de pantalla táctil, para así dar un paso hacia el uso de hologramas.el trabajo de starck en el mi mix ha sido profundamente elogiado en todo el mund