Fri 8 Jan 2016
Announced earlier this week, Kendrick Lamar guest appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday night. The Compton MC, sat down with Jimmy Fallon to discuss the critically-acclaimed To Pimp a Butterfly, receiving 11 nominations for next month’s GRAMMY Awards, and more.
First revealed hours prior by The Roots’ Questlove, King Kendrick took to the studio state later, debuting a new track called “Untitled II” (“Untitled I” was debuted in 2014 on The Colbert Report). The 5-minute song begins groovy and filled with jazz influences that filled To Pimp a Butterfly, slowly building to ferocious lyrical second half, beautifully complimented by Lamar’s live band.
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New Music: Kendrick Lamar Debuts “Untitled II (Blue Faces)” on The Tonight Show
UPDATE: Watch Kendrick’s interview with Fallon below.