Kendrick Lamar

Quick Facts

Full NameKendrick Lamar Duckworth
Date of BirthJune 17, 1987 (age 36)
Place of BirthCompton, California, U.S.
Other NamesK.Dot, Oklama, Man-Man
EducationCentennial High School
OccupationsRapper, singer, songwriter, producer, director, actor, entrepreneur
Years Active2003–present
Net Worth$140 million
PartnerWhitney Alford (eng. 2015)
RelativesBaby Keem (cousin), Nick Young (cousin)
GenresWest Coast hip-hop, progressive rap, jazz rap, conscious hip-hop
LabelsInterscope, Top Dawg, Aftermath, PGLang
Formerly ofBlack Hippy
Notable AlbumsSection.80 (2011), Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (2012), To Pimp a Butterfly (2015), Damn (2017), Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers (2022)
Notable Singles“Swimming Pools (Drank)”, “Poetic Justice”, “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe”, “Humble”, “Like That”, “Not Like Us”
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award, Brit Award, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Grammy Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards
InfluenceConsidered one of the greatest rappers of all time, awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music, known for social commentary and political criticism in songwriting
Notable ToursDamn Tour (2017–2018), Big Steppers Tour (2022–2024)
RecognitionsNamed one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time in 2016, three of his works were included in Rolling Stone’s 2020 revision of the 500 greatest albums of all time

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