Kendrick Lamar performs ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ medley on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ – watch

Rapper brings 'Wesley's Theory', 'Momma', 'King Kunta', and 'u' to US TV performance

Kendrick Lamar appeared on US TV last night (September 9), performing a medley of hits from his ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ album.

Lamar was a guest on the second episode of Stephen Colbert’s Late Show last night (September 9). He played a short set featuring highlights from album tracks ‘Wesley’s Theory’, ‘Momma’, ‘King Kunta’, and ‘u’.

The rapper and comedian have a shared history with Lamar being the final artist to perform on The Colbert Report, the TV presenter’s former Comedy Central show.

Watch the full performance below:

Meanwhile, The Dead Weather will make their first live appearance in five years later this month with a performance on Late Show.

The band, which consists of The Kills‘ Alison Mosshart, Jack White, Dean Fertita and Jack Lawrence confirmed last month that they would be making their long-awaited return and would release new album ‘Dodge & Burn’ on September 25.

The group will appear on Colbert’s show on September 14. Run The Jewels will also team up with TV On The Radio for the US late-night show.