steve lacy: musical wunderkind
Exclusive: About to drop a debut album unlike anything before it, Steve Lacy is the voice of a generation. Here, he finds a moment's peace in the Santa Monica Mountains to discuss a remarkable potential realised before turning 21.
yg sounds off on his anti-trump crusade
We get candid with the California rapper who’s leading the charge against the toxic bigot and working to improve his Compton community.
kendrick lamar sounds off about reebok classics and south central style
We followed Kendrick Lamar to Manchester -- where he dropped in on a local community center to battle young kids -- to catch up about bringing unity to Compton.
watch kendrick lamar rap 'alright' with the people of compton
Ahead of the Grammys, the rapper hit up his hometown for an community rendition of rap banger turned protest anthem 'Alright.'
kendrick lamar will be given the keys to compton
Obama’s (and our) favorite rapper will receive the high honor from his hometown in February.
how dr dre is crusading for compton youth
The rap icon is donating all of the profits from his first album in over a decade to help build a new arts center in his Southern California home city.
kendrick drops 'king kunta' video
The rapper is at home in sundrenched Compton for the new clip.
seven minutes with kendrick lamar
We go back to school with the Compton rapper as he releases new video for his track I Am.
kendrick lamar announces reebok classic partnership with an ode to compton
Kendrick goes back to his Compton high school to launch his Reebok collaboration with inspirational video, I Am.
my krazy life: compton rapper yg tells his story of gangs, jail and bitches
Over the last twelve months, YG has risen from “ratchet underdog” to compelling newcomer, fast emerging as one of the most interesting rhymers to hail from California since that young kid and his maad city. i-D meets Young Gangsta in LA and New York to...
king kendrick lamar
“My lyrics say I have morals, I have confidence, I have weaknesses, I have strong points, that I am a human being.” King Kendrick Lamar.