Kendrick Lamar

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Born: 06/17/1987 in Compton, California, USA

Filmography

Music (12)

How to Be Single 2016 (Movie)

("i") (Song)

The Intern 2015 (Movie)

("i") (Song)

The Intern 2015 (Movie)

("i") (Song Performer)

Divergent 2014 (Movie)

("Backwards") (Song)

Divergent 2014 (Movie)

("Backwards") (Song Performer)

Million Dollar Arm 2014 (Movie)

("What Lies Beneath") (Song)

No Good Deed 2014 (Movie)

("Let Us Move On") (Song)

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 2014 (Movie)

("It's On Again") (Song)

Think Like a Man Too 2014 (Movie)

("Give It 2 U") (Song)

Jimmy Kimmel Live 2013 (Tv Show)

Performer

The Hangover Part III 2013 (Movie)

("F**kin' Problems") (Song)

The Late Show With David Letterman 2013 (Tv Show)

Performer
Actor (11)

2016 American Music Awards 2016 - 2017 (TV Show)

Performer

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Performer

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014, 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert 2015 (Tv Show)

Guest

2013 Soul Train Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

Saturday Night Live 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Performer

The 2013 American Music Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Performer

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Performer

iHeartRadio Music Awards 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Performer

The Hip-Hop Fellow 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Relationships

Whitney Alford

Girlfriend
Began dating in high school

Milestones

2015

Released acclaimed third album To Pimp A Butterfly, which won five Grammy awards

2014

Debuted two new songs, "I" and "Pay For It," on his second "Saturday Night Live" appearance

2013

Personally chosen by Kanye West to be the opening act on his Yeezus tour

2012

Second album good kid, m.A.A.d city becomes a breakout hit.

2011

Released Second studio album, "Section.80"

2010

Released first studio album, "Overly Dedicated"

Known for such albums as "good kid, m.A.A.d city" and "To Pimp A Butterfly"

Popular songs include "Swimming Pools".

Bonus Trivia

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Lamar's parents were involved with gang culture in Chicago and Los Angeles in the 1980s.

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Lamar's mother named him after R&B singer Eddie Kendricks of "Keep On Truckin'" fame.

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Attended the shooting of the video for Tupac and Dr. Dre's single "California Love" at the age of eight, instilling the desire to become a rapper.

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Graduated with straight As from Compton's Centennial High School

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