At this very moment, somewhere Kendrick Lamar's "good kid, m.A.A.d city" is blaring out of a speaker. Comparisons and critiques aside, the Compton MC has fulfilled his goals and made it relevant to be creative within Hip-Hop again. Lyricist of the Year. Check. Putting his life in these twelve songs, Kendrick Lamar has shut up dissenters ('cept for Shyne; c'mon man!) and led the charge of real rap returning to the radio.
All of this got us to thinking, while we jam out to "Money Trees" — who could star in K. Dot's sequel? Being realistic, we know Kendrick isn't going to drop another album until after his Top Dawg Entertainment comrades release their solo projects. But one can dream, no? With that in mind, we mused 5 Co-Stars We Want On Kendrick Lamar's Next Film, which you can check out in our gallery above!
—Written by Kevin L. Clark (@DLYDJ)