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Kendrick Lamar calls Earl Sweatshirt his favourite rapper and remixes Kanye West's 'All Day'

Kendrick Lamar calls Earl Sweatshirt his favourite rapper and remixes Kanye West's 'All Day'

The 'To Pimp A Butterfly' rapper recently hosted a fan Q&A on Twitter

Kendrick Lamar pulls out of 'Later... with Jools Holland' appearance

Kendrick Lamar pulls out of 'Later... with Jools Holland' appearance

Rapper was scheduled to appear on BBC TV show next week (April 21) alongside Noel Gallagher

Kendrick Lamar's unreleased guest verse on Kanye West's 'All Day' surfaces online - listen

Kendrick Lamar's unreleased guest verse on Kanye West's 'All Day' surfaces online - listen

West will release his new album 'So Help Me Go' later this year

Kendrick Lamar interviewed by Flying Lotus on BBC Radio 1, share new collaboration - listen

Kendrick Lamar interviewed by Flying Lotus on BBC Radio 1, share new collaboration - listen

Flying Lotus calls the rapper's new album a 'future classic'

Flying Lotus to interview Kendrick Lamar on BBC Radio 1 tonight (April 9)

Flying Lotus to interview Kendrick Lamar on BBC Radio 1 tonight (April 9)

The programme will air on the station from 10pm - midnight BST

Tupac interviewer from Kendrick Lamar album calls record 'soundtrack to new civil rights movement'

Tupac interviewer from Kendrick Lamar album calls record 'soundtrack to new civil rights movement'

Mats Nileskär describes 'To Pimp A Butterfly' as 'an important, important album, sonically and politically'

Kendrick Lamar to throw out first pitch at LA Dodgers game

Kendrick Lamar to throw out first pitch at LA Dodgers game

Rapper will participate in game against San Francisco Giants later this month

Kendrick Lamar announces engagement and reveals struggles with depression

Kendrick Lamar announces engagement and reveals struggles with depression

The rapper discusses 'suicidal thoughts' that he's experienced in the past in new interview

Kendrick Lamar premieres 'King Kunta' video in Times Square - watch

Kendrick Lamar premieres 'King Kunta' video in Times Square - watch

The rapper also revealed several lyrics that were cut from 'To Pimp A Butterfly'

Kendrick Lamar reveals he and Prince hit the studio together

Kendrick Lamar reveals he and Prince hit the studio together

Rapper said Prince gave him career advice at the same time

Kendrick Lamar originally named his new album 'Tu Pimp A Caterpillar' in honour of Tupac Shakur

Kendrick Lamar originally named his new album 'Tu Pimp A Caterpillar' in honour of Tupac Shakur

The rapper finally settled on the title 'To Pimp A Butterfly', a reference to novel 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

Footage from Kendrick Lamar's moving truck performance released as Reebok ad – watch

Footage from Kendrick Lamar's moving truck performance released as Reebok ad – watch

Rapper played to the LA streets on Tuesday night (March 24)

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp A Butterfly' album the first US Number One with 'Pimp' in title

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp A Butterfly' album the first US Number One with 'Pimp' in title

The previous highest-charting album was Pimp C's 'Pimpalation' in 2006

Kendrick Lamar performs on back of moving truck around LA and gets shut down by police - watch

Kendrick Lamar performs on back of moving truck around LA and gets shut down by police - watch

The rapper performed with a live band at West Hollywood's Sunset Strip

Kendrick Lamar scores first UK number one album with 'To Pimp A Butterfly'

Kendrick Lamar scores first UK number one album with 'To Pimp A Butterfly'

The rapper beat Sam Smith to the top spot by just 572 sales

Midweek chart update: Kendrick Lamar set for first UK Number One album

Midweek chart update: Kendrick Lamar set for first UK Number One album

New entries also come from Mark Knopfler, Marina & the Diamonds and Bjork

'To Pimp A Butterfly' collaborator says Kendrick Lamar album 'came from a very dark space'

'To Pimp A Butterfly' collaborator says Kendrick Lamar album 'came from a very dark space'

Rapper Rapsody appears on song 'Complexion (A Zulu Love)'

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp A Butterfly' breaks global Spotify record with 9.6m streams in one day

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp A Butterfly' breaks global Spotify record with 9.6m streams in one day

New album was released earlier than expected on March 16

Kanye West calls Kendrick Lamar an 'inspiration' and 'gift to the world'

Kanye West calls Kendrick Lamar an 'inspiration' and 'gift to the world'

West thanks his fellow rapper for 'the vibrations and the spirit'

Kendrick Lamar samples Sufjan Stevens on 'To Pimp A Butterfly' track

Kendrick Lamar samples Sufjan Stevens on 'To Pimp A Butterfly' track

The eagerly awaited hip-hop album was released a week early

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