Kendrick Lamar Talks Accepting The Role Of Being A Leader For Today’s Youth (VIDEO)


(AllHipHop News) A lot of celebrities shun the label of role model, but Kendrick Lamar is one famous performer that is embracing the part. The To Pimp A Butterfly album creator discussed taking on the task of being a leader for young people during an interview with Generations.

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“These kids out here, they anointed me as some type of leader, and it’s just me accepting that. That’s the role. That’s one of my things I’m working on today,” said Kendrick while in Paris.

The Q&A also includes K. Dot naming his favorite song off TPAB. The Compton, California representative later shows off his French-speaking skills and teaches interviewer Baloo how to do the “King Kunta” dance moves.

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Watch Kendrick Lamar’s interview below.