New: Kendrick Lamar & Dr. Dre - "The Recipe"

Kendrick Lamar The Recipe

Kendrick Lamar was recently signed to Dr. Dre's Aftermath Records and is prepping to release Good Kid In A Mad City, his major label follow-up to last year's great Section.80 LP. The new album's long-awaited first single, "The Recipe," has finally surfaced, and it heavily features Lamar's new boss, Dr. Dre, which really speaks to Dre's confidence in his newest signee. Other than that, the track is pretty straight-forward, complete with a standard Aftermath beat and a Lamar clearly toning down his Black Hippyness in the presence of a former rap deity. Check it out below:

Earlier this year, Kendrick Lamar released a track called "Cartoon & Cereal," and we haven't put it down since. We sincerely hope it finds its way to the album: