Kendrick Lamar Talks J. Cole’s ‘TKO’ Verse, Grammy Nominations
Life is good for Kendrick Lamar. The TDE golden child recently grabbed up seven Grammy nominations for his highly-praised debut good kid, m.A.A.d. city.
“It’s crazy that it’s even nominated in that [Album of the Year] category,” he told Power 106’s Rikki Martinez before taking the stage at Cali Christmas 2013, “cause it’s a really raw album so there’s not too much crossover. To be put in that light is a win by itself.”
“I texted him,” Lamar laughs. “He was in character. He did what he did best: played off words.”
Watch the full interview above.