Kendrick Lamar speaks onstage at the 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 29, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for BET)

Kendrick Lamar is currently riding the wave of his epic, instant classic of a debut, good kid, m.A.A.d city.

Hip-hop taste-makers have praised the concept album for its in-depth storytelling and for being such a breath of fresh air to a genre where lyricism has been put on the back burner at times.

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Prior to his debut, one of his biggest supporter was one of pop’s biggest stars, Lady Gaga, who gushed over Lamar’s potential and even hinted a possible collaboration in the works.

Unfortunately a Gaga/Lamar track didn’t make the album but Gaga did released a video of her version of “B*tch Dant Kill My Vibe”, where she lent her vocals to the hook.

Check out the song let us know what you think in the comments below.


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