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Kendrick Lamar Ticket Information

As one of the most popular and critically acclaimed rappers working in today’s industry, Kendrick Lamar has quickly established his place as one of the great artists in hip hop history. Since bursting onto the international music scene in 2012, Lamar has released 3 major albums, plus an arsenal of street projects like the independently released Section.80 and a number of mixtapes. With songs like “Alright,” “The Blacker the Berry,” and “Humble,” he’s revitalized hip hop storytelling through the use of elements that include funk, soul, hard bop, spoken word, and the avant garde. In less than a decade, he’s won 12 Grammy Awards, including Best Rap Album for both To Pimp a Butterfly and Damn. Further proving his influence, his unique blend of styles and topics such as religion, race, and struggle have led many to label him the “new king of hip hop.” Tickets to see Kendrick Lamar live are one of the most highly coveted in the industry, so be sure to grab them the moment they go on sale.

Kendrick Lamar History & Tours

Born in Compton, California, Kendrick Lamar Duckworth found music at an early age and released his first full-length mixtape at just 16. It led Lamar to secure a contract with new indie label Top Dawg Entertainment, under which he began working with other up-and-coming West Coast rappers such as Jay Rock, Ya Boy, and Tech N9ne. His 2010 song “Ignorance Is Bliss” attracted the attention of Dr. Dre, and soon Lamar was being featured on Dre’s album Detox. In 2012, he released his first major record, good kid, m.A.A.d city, to widespread critical acclaim. Since then, he’s collaborated with a range of artists from Eminem to Taylor Swift, has served as a supporting act for the Kanye West Yeezus Tour, and frequently hits the road with his Black Hippy supergroup that includes Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, and Schoolboy Q. Throughout 2018, you can grab tickets to see Kendrick Lamar alongside Schoolboy Q and SZA, or at music festivals like Hangout in Gulf Shores, Alabama and Firefly in Dover, Delaware.