Kendrick Lamar Duckworth aka Kung Fu Kenny as the world knows him as a rapper, singer & songwriter. Besides, Kendrick is also a famous record producer. He is one of the top search-listed American rappers. You may wonder, Why Do People Like Kendrick Lamar?
People like Kendrick Lamar due to his rapping & performing style at the very top level. Kendrick does not make his fame overnight. He has become known as an influential rapper since his debut album in 2012.
What are the reasons behind Kendrick’s popularity?
There are a lot of reasons behind the popularity of Kendrick Lamar. Though Lamar is like other popular rappers, he has a different rapping style which attracted the American people.
That is one of the reasons behind his popularity. Kendrick Lamar can perform at the very top level along with rapping. Some people say that his lyrics are not so great but his voice has a different attraction.
On the other hand, Kendrick Lamar writes lyrics that is make him more famous in the American rap industry. You can find emotion, sorrow, and happiness in his rap songs.
Kendrick Lamar can sing from the deep core of his heart. Besides, Kendrick Lamar is an honest storyteller and he never compromised with his voice.
Kendrick Lamar is always focused on his voice to increase his music value. As a result, his songs are always got many views within a short time. People became impressed by his outstanding rap songs.
Social media fame of Kendrick Lamar
The 34 years old rapper Kendrick Lamar is also famous on social media. Currently, he is active on social media with lots of fan followers. Nowadays, celebrities are using social media accounts to increase their fame.
Kendrick Lamar got millions of followers on social media in a short time. On Instagram, Lamar has an account with over 9 million followers. He has also a Twitter account with nearly 12 million followers.
On the other hand, Kendrick Lamar got more than one million likes on Facebook. Though he has 10 million subscribers on his official YouTube channel, most of his songs got more than 100 million views.
Kendrick Lamar before making fame
Kendrick Lamar was born on 17 June 1987 in California. At present, Kendrick Lamar is a famous rapper. But his life was not so easy as others rappers before making fame.
His friends and father were gang members of the Gangster Disciple. Though he grew up around gangsters, Kendrick Lamar was not a gang member. Lamar attended McNair Elementary Center for learning.
Kendrick Lamar was being quiet & shy in his childhood. Tupac Shakur was an American rapper who was followed by Kendrick Lamar. He has had an interest in rap songs since his childhood.
Kendrick Lamar’s career in short
Kendrick Lamar grows a tremendous career from 2004 to the present. Kendrick started his career by releasing a mixtape named Youngest Head Nig*a in Charge in 2004.
It played an important role to grow up his career. After releasing the song, Kendrick Lamar was offered a contract from Top Dawg Entertainment. He signed the contract and started working with the company.
In 2005, Kendrick Lamar released more than 20 track mixtapes. During 2006 and 2007, Kendrick worked with some professional rappers like Jay Rock & Ya Boy. He received a co-sign from Lil Wayne in 2009.
C4 was the third mixtape released by Kendrick Lamar in 2009. Since that time, Lamar is using his stage name, K. Dot. “Ignorance Is Bliss” was one of the hit songs of Kendrick Lamar.
Dr. Dre was interested to work with Lamar after seeing that song on YouTube. Kendrick Lamar has performed in many programs. Kendrick performed at a program in Toronto in 2011. Thus he became a famous rapper in the United States.
Kendrick Lamar was performed in the Saturday Night Live show in 2013. Besides, Kendrick Lamar is worked in the drama industry of a drama series besides the musical career. In 2015, he released Taylor Swift’s song Bad Blood.
Lamar has re-emerged the song Family Ties with Baby Keem. Currently, Kendrick Lamar is working on his new album. Kendrick Lamar gives an update about his new project on his social media account or personal website.
Kendrick Lamar is also an entrepreneur by doing partnership business with “Reebok.” He also dealt with the famous brand Nike in 2017. Kendrick Lamar is the owner of an artist-friendly service company named PGLang.