TDE artist Kendrick Lamar has appeared on the cover of Rolling Stones magazine. The cover shows the rapper wearing a Chicago Sox jacket while sitting down getting his hair twisted by a woman. The Compton MC reveals details on his life growing up in Compton and his success in the rap game. The headline on the Rolling Stones cover reads The Trials of Kendrick Lamar. The magazine hits the stands everywhere on March 13.
His new upcoming album now has title, which is called To Pimp A Butterfly, which will be a socially concious project. The album title was inspired by Harper Lee’s politically charged 1960 novel To Kill A Mockingbird. The title also means that us as black people are pimping this butterfly, which represents this culture, and taking advantage of it. The album cover shows a group of black men standing in front of the White House while holding money and bottles of alcohol. On the bottom of the cover shows a dead judge lying on the ground. The album will be released on March 23rd.