We’ve heard a great deal of killer Kendrick Lamar freestyles this year, pre- and post-release of his smash good kid, m.A.A.d city, but this one’s special – he stopped by BBC Radio 6 to do an interview and perform this freestyle over what host Gilles Peterson calls “the hottest record of the moment,” Hudson Mohawke and Lunice’s TNGHT project’s “Higher Ground,” one of our favorite bangers of the year. Check it out.
Check Out: Kendrick Lamar freestyles over TNGHT’s “Higher Ground”
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Not the Cyndi Lauper song you’re probably thinking of.
From the Back From The Dead 2 mixtape, which drops tomorrow (Hallowen)
Samples the song of the same name by Quindon Tarver, from the ’96 Romeo + Juliet soundtrack
Tha Carter V is supposedly out on Dec. 9th