Kendrick Lamar Releases “DAMN.” A Lyrical Wake Up Call
Kendrick Lamar is no stranger when it comes to capturing your attention. The hip-hop community and music lovers alike have been eagerly anticipating a new release from K Dot since To Pimp A Butterfly came out in 2015 and shook up the scene. With the recent release of DAMN. Kendrick made sure not to disappoint.
The album consist of 14 versatile tracks that consist of both metaphorical and literal attempts at addressing major social and racial issues, applauding the legacy of his bloodline, and even self reflection. DAMN. is set up to capture your attention from the set up of the opening song and the lyrical story-telling journey, to the all-cap song titles. It’s another great example of Kendrick Lamar’s lyrical fluidity and tenacity while leaving no stone unturned and nothing left unsaid.