Produced by Sounwave. Album To Pimp a Butterfly. I got a bone to pick I don't want you monkey-mouth motherfuckers Sittin' in my throne again Ayy, ayy, nigga, what's happenin'? K-Dot back in the hood, nigga! I'm mad (He mad!), but I ain't stressin' True friends, one question. The yam brought it out of Richard Pryor Manipulated Bill Clinton with desires 24/7, 365 days times two I was contemplatin' gettin' off stage Just to go back to the hood, see my enemy, and sa. Oh yeah). Bitch, where you when I was walkin'? Now I run the game, got the whole world talkin' King Kunta, everybody wanna cut the legs off him King Kunta, black man taking no losses, oh yeah Bitch, where you when I was walkin'?
King Kunta" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Kendrick Lamar, taken from his third album, To Pimp a Butterfly (2015). It was released as the album's third single on March 24, 2015. King Kunta" is a reference to the archetypal rebellious slave Kunta Kinte, the basis of the main character from the Alex Haley novel, Roots: The Saga of an American Family. The song also contains references to Chinua Achebe's novel Things Fall Apart.
Kendrick Lamar performs on 'SNL' November 15, 2014. The rapper's latest track "King Kunta," from his upcoming LP 'To Pimp a Butterfly,' has surfaced. Dana Edelson/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images. With less than two weeks to go before Rolling Stone cover star Kendrick Lamar drops his much-anticipated To Pimp a Butterfly, a new track from his upcoming LP has surfaced. The funky d King Kunta finds Lamar casting himself as a modern day version of the Roots protagonist
Kendrick Lamar recently released the single King Kunta from his new album (and our current Album of the Week), To Pimp a Butterfly. And it’s a damn good track; we inducted the funk-fueled jam into our Endless Playlist without hesitation. And as of right now, the song has a new video. Lamar debuted the clip for King Kunta in Times Square at 6 . EDT, at the Beats by Dre Billboard at 46th and Broadway.
Kendrick Lamar – King Kunta. May 6th 2015 in Video. Album: Kendrick Lamar –To Pimp A Butterfly. Original Release Date:March 15, 2015. Snoop Dogg – California Roll ft. Stevie Wonder. Music video by Snoop Dogg performing California Roll. C) 2015 Doggy Style Records, California Roll taken from Snoop Dogg’s new album. Kendrick Lamar – Poetic Justice ft. Drake.
Artist: Kendrick Lamar Track: King Kunta Producer: Sounwave, Terrace Martin Album: To Pimp a Butterfly Update: The Director X-directed visuals for Kendrick's. Kunta's sound isn't easy to describe; it's a swirling mix of classic west coast hip-hop, the funk that hip-hop was founded on, more heavy rock leaning guitars and almost four minutes of Kendrick rapping like he's mad, but not stressed.
Watch the video for King Kunta from Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. I got a bone to pick I don't want you monkey mouth motherfuckers sittin' in my throne again (Aye aye nigga whats happenin' nigga, K Dot back in th. ead the full lyrics for King Kunta. Discuss these lyrics on MetroLyrics.
Kendrick Lamar's new single "King Kunta" is as blunt as you'd have expected. Read the surreal meaning behind the latest track from 'To Pimp A Butterfly'. by Adam McDonald · March 14, 2015. Make way Hip Hop, King Kendrick is back. And he is very clear about it in his latest single King Kunta from his upcoming album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’. Like his previous single The Blacker The Berry, Kendrick addresses Black oppression in King Kunta. Looks like the new album is going to be single-themed. Alongside the rich meaning behind the song, it is also a musical beauty, as K Dot spits some fiery lines on some stripped down beats
new video for "King Kunta. Kendrick Lamar's Latest Album Wasn't Always Called 'To Pimp a Butterfly'. The Compton rapper blasted the video over jumbotrons at both city center locations, with fans gathering around to watch the world premiere. In the new X-directed video, Lamar performs around his hometown, even on top of the Compton Swap Meet. He's showing off his crew and his C-walking, rocking a Dodgers hat, Patriots jacket and white Reebok sneakers - surely a gift from his partnership with the brand.