Kendrick Lamar Biography
|Full name||Kendrick Lamar Duckworth|
|Nickname||K-Dot, Kendrick Lamar|
|Birthdate||June 17, 1987|
|Birth Place||Compton, California USA|
|First Album||Section.80 (2011)|
|Net Worth||$30 million|
|Relationship status||Engaged to Whitney Alford|
Body Measurement & Physical Stats
|Height||5 ft 6 in or 168 cm|
|Weight||67 kg or 148 pounds|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Chest||38 in or 96.5 cm|
|Biceps||13 in or 33 cm|
|Waist||32 in or 81 cm|
Kendrick Lamar best known for his rapping skills and has won seven Grammy awards. His first studio album, Section 80, released in 2011, gained great reviews from the critics. Lamar gained more popularity after releasing the third album ‘To Pimp a Butterfly’ in 2015. Lamar has released more than 55 videos, 43 singles, and many studio albums till now.
Lamar’s musical career started at the age of 16, after releasing a mixtape which led him to sign a contract with the indie record label Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE). After recording for two years with the label, he released a 26 track mixtape ‘Training day’ in 2005. His third mixtape C4 was released in 2009.
1. In 2013, Lamar was named the No.1 ‘Hottest MC in the Game’ by MTV.
2. Tupac Shakur and Dr. Dre are his idols.
3. His biggest fan is Lady Gaga.
4. His mother gave him the first name in honor of singer Eddie Kendricks.
5. Lamar attended the same school as Dr. Dre and was a straight-A student during his school days.
6. As a kid, Lamar wanted to be Michael Jordan after growing up.
7. Lamar loves Sugary Cereal.
8. He used to smoke in the past but not anymore.
Whitney Alford (2015)
Kendrick Lamar and Whitney Alford started dating since 2005 and got engaged in April 2015.