Kendrick Lamar Net Worth

Hip-Hop and Rap was born in the streets in the late 1970’s. In the following decade it emerged as the primary form of music for the black community to outrage their anger towards law enforcement brutality directed at them. Gangsta-rap and commercial rap rose from the ghetto to the mainstream media and is now one of the most popular music genres around. Kendrick Lamar is a Rapper, Songwriter, Music artist, entrepreneur from unknown. A very talented writer and vocalist Kendrick Lamar started his journey in the rap game since the 1’st birthday on unknown. The rapper comes from United States of America and has unknown offsprings. Some nicknames that have been applied to Kendrick Lamar are Kendrick Lamar Duckworth , K.Dot. Many records sold and tons of tours and concerts later Kendrick Lamar is estimated to have a net worth of $14 Million.

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‘Top Dawg Entertainment’ signed Kendrick Lamar immediately. In fact, that happened in the early 2000s. Kendrick went on to release more and more records that made him a true rap star. He also appeared in Jay Rock’s video “All My Life (in the Ghetto)”. Not only that, but Kendrick also was featured on a track with Lil’ Wayne. Immediately after being featured with one of the most famous rappers of out time – Lil’ Wayne, Kendrick changed his stage name to just “Kendrick Lamar” as previously he has been calling himself K. Dot. Shortly after changing his pseudonym, Lamar initiated forming a super group together with his friends, also well-known rappers Jay Rock, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul called “Black Hippy”. They are one of the so-called West Coast rap groups. They toured for a while and Lamar toured as a solo artist as well. Touring really added to his wealth of $10 million dollars as well as releasing another mixtape did. He also released one of his earlier mixtapes. That was due to his recent stage name change.

His intensive touring was followed by the release of an independent album of his. Later, Kendrick was signed to the Interscope Records as well as the Aftermath Entertainment. His first major album that was released by these companies came out in late 2012. It sold out almost in no time, going up to over 1 million copies in the US. Kendrick Lamar, or as he was previously known, K. Dot was also featured along with such stars as Robin Thicke, Drake, Birdman, J. Cole, 2 Chainz and many others. Lamar’s releases, such as Training Day, “HiiiPoWeR”, “good kid, m.A.A.d city”, “Overly Dedicated”, “Section.80”, “Ronald Reagan Era (His Evils)”, “B Boyz.” gained enormous success not only in The United States, but also worldwide. B Boyz were later sampled and made in to a separate track by a well-known rap band Wax Tailor. They called the track “B Boyz On Wax”, including both of the artists’ names. This undoubtedly added to Lamar’s net worth. His album covers were designed by none other than the famous RedefineCreativity. This only shows what kind of rap star Lamar Kendrick really is. Other famous singers, such as Drake and Janet Jackson even let Lamar sample their songs to create wonderful collaborations. Kendrick Lamar net worth goes up to $10 million dollars, as he is undoubtedly famous rapper.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Kendrick Lamar
  • Net Worth: $14 Million
  • Date Of Birth: June 17, 1987
  • Place Of Birth: Compton, California, United States
  • Height: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
  • Weight: 148 pounds
  • Profession: Rapper, Songwriter, Music artist, entrepreneur
  • Education: Centennial High School
  • Nationality: United States of America
  • Parents: Kenny Duckworth, Paula Oliver, m.A.A.d city, Alright, Bitch, Don?’t Kill My Vibe
  • Partner: Whitney Alford
  • Nicknames: Kendrick Lamar Duckworth , K.Dot
  • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/KendrickLamarmusic
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/kendricklamar
  • Google+: http://plus.google.com/+KendrickLamar
  • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/kendricklamar
  • MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/kdottde
  • IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm5302509
  • Awards: Grammy Award for Best Rap Album, Grammy Award for Best Rap Song, MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance, Grammy Award for Best Music Video, Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Performance, MTV Video Music Award for Best Collaboration, BET Award for Best Collabo…
  • Music Groups: Black Hippy
  • Nominations: Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Best New Artist, Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording, Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance, Grammy Award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video, MTV Video Music Award …

Facts

  • His third album “To Pimp A Butterfly” is the highest rated rap album in Metacritic and the 4th highest ranked album of all time with a score of 96/100.
  • His mother gave him the name “Kendrick” in honor of singer “Eddie Kendricks”.
  • 2Pac, The Notorious B.I.G, Eminem, Jay-Z and Nas are his 5 favorite artists.

Filmography

Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character
The Intern 2015/I performer: “i” / writer: “i”
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 2015 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Todd’s Pop Song Reviews 2014-2015 TV Series performer – 3 episodes
Ballers 2015 TV Series performer – 1 episode
BET Awards 2015 2015 TV Movie performer: “Alright” / writer: “Alright”
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon TV Series writer – 4 episodes, 2014 – 2015 performer – 1 episode, 2014 lyrics – 1 episode, 2014
Taylor Swift: Bad Blood 2015 Video short performer: “Bad Blood” / writer: “Bad Blood”
The Brit Awards 2015 2015 TV Special writer: “All Day”
Rap Critic Reviews 2012-2015 TV Series performer – 4 episodes
The Colbert Report 2014 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Saturday Night Live TV Series performer – 3 episodes, 2013 – 2014 writer – 3 episodes, 2013 – 2014
Waterloo Road 2014 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Kendrick Lamar: I 2014 Video short performer: “I” / writer: “I”
Red Band Society 2014 TV Series performer – 1 episode
No Good Deed 2014/I performer: “Let Us Move On” / writer: “Let Us Move On”
Think Like a Man Too 2014 performer: “Give It 2 U” / writer: “Give It 2 U”
Million Dollar Arm 2014 performer: “What Lies Beneath” / writer: “What Lies Beneath”
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 2014 performer: “It’s On Again” / writer: “It’s On Again”
Divergent 2014 performer: “Backwards” / writer: “Backwards”
Dancing with the Stars 2014 TV Series writer – 1 episode
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards 2014 TV Special performer: “Radioactive”, “m.A.A.d City”‘ / writer: “m.A.A.d City”‘
American Music Awards 2013 2013 TV Special performer: “Swimming Pools Drank”, “Poetic Justice” / writer: “Swimming Pools Drank”, “Poetic Justice”
Grand Theft Auto V 2013 Video Game performer: “ILLuminate”, “A.D.H.D.”, “Hood Gone Love It”, “Swimming Pools drank”, “Collard Greens” / writer: “ILLuminate”, “A.D.H.D.”, “Swimming Pools drank”, “Collard Greens”
2013 MTV Video Music Awards 2013 TV Special performer: “Give It 2 U” / writer: “Give It 2 U”
Saints Row IV 2013 Video Game performer: “Swimming Pools Drank” / writer: “Swimming Pools Drank”
The Hangover Part III 2013 performer: “F**kin’ Problems” / writer: “F**kin’ Problems”
Late Show with David Letterman TV Series performer – 1 episode, 2013 writer – 1 episode, 2013
NeoParadise 2012 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Composer
Title Year Status Character
Kendrick Lamar: These Walls 2015 Video short
Kendrick Lamar: I 2014 Video short as Kendrick Duckworth
Actor
Title Year Status Character
Taylor Swift: Bad Blood 2015 Video short Welvin Da Great
Thanks
Title Year Status Character
Armed Robbery: A Hood Masterpiece 2015 Short grateful thanks
Self
Title Year Status Character
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 2015 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
BET Awards 2015 2015 TV Movie Himself – Performer
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2015 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
Retro 30 2015 TV Series Himself
The Colbert Report 2014 TV Series Himself
Lennon or McCartney 2014 Documentary short Himself
Saturday Night Live 2013-2014 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
Kendrick Lamar: I 2014 Video short Himself
The Message 2014 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself(2014)
IHeartRadio Music Awards 2014 TV Special Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014 TV Series Himself
The Hip-Hop Fellow 2014 Documentary Himself
E! Live from the Red Carpet 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards 2014 TV Special Himself – Nominee / Performer
American Music Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Himself – Performer
GGN: Snoop Dogg’s Double G News Network 2011-2013 TV Series Himself
2013 BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 TV Special Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 2013 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
LA Live the Show 2013 TV Series Himself – ARTIST OF THE MONTH
Chelsea Lately 2013 TV Series Himself – Guest
2013 MTV Video Music Awards 2013 TV Special Himself
BET Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2013 TV Series Himself – Musical guest
Late Show with David Letterman 2013 TV Series Himself – Guest
Soul Power! 2013 TV Series documentary Himself, musician
NeoParadise 2012 TV Series Himself
Conan 2012 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2012 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
2012 BET Hip Hop Awards 2012 TV Special Himself
Vevo’s Stylized 2012 TV Series
MSN Exclusives 2012 TV Series Himself
RapFix Live 2011 TV Series Himself

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