About Kendrick Lamar
It has been reported that the current sum of Kendrick Lamar net worth is as high as 14 million dollars. Kendrick Lamar is mostly known for his career as a rapper. The rapper was born in 1987 in California. When he was studying in elementary school, Kendrick Lamar started rapping. His main idols at that time were Dr. Dre and Tupac Shakur. When he was studying in high school, Kendrick Lamar also released his first mix tape. Immediately after the release of this mix tape, Kendrick Lamar started to get attention from local record labels.
In the beginning of the 2000s, Kendrick Lamar decided to get signed to op Dawg Entertainment. After signing, he soon released one more mix tape. In 2008 and 2009 Kendrick Lamar started to get even more attention when he appeared in a music video called “All My Life (in the Ghetto)” performed by Jay Rock. In these years he also co-signed with Lil Wayne. It is also worth mentioning that before he co-signed with him, Kendrick Lamar was called K. Dot in the music world, but after that he decided to go by his name Kendrick Lamar.
He released one more mix tape and re-released a mix tape which was one of his first ones, this type using his name Kendrick Lamar. The sales of these mix tapes have also added up to the overall amount of Kendrick Lamar net worth.
In 2010 and 2011 Kendrick Lamar started to tour a lot. Also, he released one more mix tape as well as his first independent album. In 2012, his first studio album was released, as well, under Aftermath Entertainment label and Interscope Records. More than 1.1 million copies of this album have been sold in the United States and such high sales have also increased the total size of Kendrick Lamar net worth.
In addition to releasing his own music, Kendrick Lamar has also worked with many other musicians. He collaborated with Drake, J. Cole, Robin Thicke, Birdman and 2 Chainz. These collaborations have also added up to the overall sum of Kendrick Lamar net worth.
Talking about the music genre that he performs, Kendrick Lamar has stated that he performs not a categorized music style, but rather he is a singer of human music. In addition to being a singer, Kendrick Lamar is also known as a song writer, too. This career has also made him more popular in music field.