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Kendrick Lamar

Watch Kendrick Lamar, National Symphony Orchestra Perform at Kennedy Center in D.C.

WATCH: Kendrick Lamar Pimps Butterflies with National Symphony at JFK Center >>

In a special one-off performance at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., Kendrick Lamar performed 'To Pimp a Butterfly' with the National Symphony Orchestra.

Kamasi Washington, Kendrick Lamar's Saxophonist, Announces World Tour

Kamasi Washington, Kendrick Lamar's Saxophonist, Announces World Tour >>

Los Angeles native, Kamasi Washington, has been on the up as of late--with features on records from the likes of Stanley Clarke and Kendrick Lamar. With those projects in the can, Kamasi has announced that he will embark on a global tour starting July 30 in Seattle.

[READ] Puliter-Winning Michael Chabon Deciphers Kendrick Lamar's 'Blacker the Berry' on Genius

[READ] Michael Chabon Deciphers Kendrick Lamar's "Blacker the Berry" on 'Genius' >>

Kendrick Lamar's "The Blacker the Berry" was released last night, Feb. 11, and has sparked and online parade of intellectualism. That is, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon ("Wonder Boys") has deciphered a portion of the song's lyrics for the annotation dot-com "Genius."

Flying Lotus

Flying Lotus World Premieres Herbie Hancock Collaboration “Moment of Hesitation” on Gilles Peterson BBC Radio 6 >>

Flying Lotus world premiered his first single “Moment of Hesitation” to Gilles Peterson on his BBC Radio 6 show. “Moment of Hesitation” featuring Herbie Hancock, is off his fifth album, You're Dead! due out October 6 via Warp Records.

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