Kendrick Lamar Net Worth Forbes and Salary 2017:
Kendrick Lamar Duckworth, is an American rapper and songwriter. He was born on June 17, 1987, in Compton, California.
Lamar is known for releasing songs like Overly Dedicated, HiiiPoWeR, Alright, To Pimp a Butterfly and more.
Kendrick Lamar: The Beginning of success:
Kendrick started his career under the stage name K-Dot in 2003, when he released his first track, called Youngest Head Nigga in Charge(Y.H.N.I.C), it was his first mixtape.
The mixtape led to Lamar securing a recording contract with Top Dawg Entertainment and began working on other mixtapes as he released Training Day in 2003, No Sleep ‘Til NYC in 2007, C4 in 2009 and Overly Dedicated in 2010, he also released his first EP in 2009 titled, The Kendrick Lamar EP.
after the release of Overly Dedicated, Lamar began to gain recognition, he released his first studio album, Section.80, which included his debut single, HiiiPoWeR.
In 2012, Lamar released his most successful studio album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, it debuted at #2 on the US Billboard 200 and certified platinum. Lamar also released two other albums, To Pimp a Butterfly in 2015 and Damn in 2017.
Kendrick Lamar Personal Informations:
Kendrick Lamar Height: 5 feet 6 in (168 cm)
Kendrick Lamar Weight: 148 lbs (67kg)
Kendrick Lamar quotes: Sometimes you have the trends that’s not that cool. You may have certain artists portraying these trends and don’t really have that lifestyle, and then it gives off the wrong thing. And it becomes kinda corny after awhile. It’s really about keeping hip-hop original and pushing away the corniness in it.
Kendrick Lamar net worth: Lamar has a net worth of $20 million. He earns his net worth by selling, songs and albums and making tours.
Family and relationship:
Kendrick has 5 siblings, he was named by his mom in honor of singer Eddie Kendricks.
Kendrick began dating Whitney Alford in 2014, the couple got engaged in 2015.
Awards and nominations:
2017 – BET Awards – Best Male Hip-Hop Artist.
2016 – Grammy Awards – Best Rap Album – To Pimp a Butterfly.
2015 – MTV Awards – Best Direction – Alright.
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