KENDRICK LAMAR NET WORTH
Who Is Kendrick Lamar?
Kendrick Lamar is an American singer and rapper who is well-known for his singles “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe”, “Swimming Pools (Drank)”, and “Poetic Justice.”
Kendrick Lamar Net Worth:
$25 million is the estimated net worth of Kendrick Lamar. Unlike most other celebrities related to his field, Kendrick Lamar doesn’t believe in spending loads of money on endorsements and luxurious cars. His house is worth $532,000 and is 7,800 feet. It is a simple home with 4 bedrooms and no extra luxuries like a swimming pool.
Kendrick Lamar Life History:
Kendrick Lamar was born in California. He was the first in his family who graduated high school and he did that from the Centennial High School in Compton with good grades. His parents belonged to Chicago, Illinois. He was lucky enough to see his idols Dr. Dre and Tupac Shakur when he was just 8 years old. He considers the moment as an extremely significant one. According to his mother the name, Kendrick is a tribute to the very talented singer Eddie Kendricks.
When the album “good kid, m.A.A.d city” was launched it broke records and made it’s placed to the second position of the U.S. Billboard charts. When Lamar was just 16 he launched a mixtape “Youngest Head Nigga in Charge (Hub City Threat: Minor of the Year).” Two years later he again released another mixtape titled “Training Day (2005)”. He opened acts for many famous rappers such as Ya Boy, Jay Rock, and The Game in 2006 and 2007. Jay Rock’s debut known as ‘’All My Life ( In The Ghetto )” is known to feature Lamar. In a Charles Hamilton concert, he rapped with full confidence when the audience were given a chance to battle. This brought him into the limelight.
Throughout his rapping and singing career, he made collaborations with artists such as The Game, Young Jeezy, and Lil Wayne. He was also signed on to various record labels along with other famous legends such as The Cent and Eminem. Eventually, all this made a way for him and he gave two hit singles named- “Poetic Justice” and “Swimming Pool.” Late Night with David Letterman and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon are some of the T.V shows in which he made some major appearances in. One of his albums released in 2015- “to Pimp A Butterfly” got nominated for 11 Grammy awards and he won 5 of those. His single ’I’ won two Grammys in the year 2015. After Michel Jackson got nominated 12 times in 1984, Kendrick Lamar was the second person to be nominated for a Grammy such a large number of time that is 11.
He was also honored with 2 two civic honors- one on May 11, 2015, and another on February 13, 2016. He got engaged to Whitney Alford, his childhood sweetheart in 2015.
Kendrick Lamar- Known For:
Kendrick Lamar is very well-known for singing and rapping.
Kendrick Lamar- Political and Business Associations
His rapping and singing is his business and his main source of income.