Name: Kendrick Lamar
Track name: Backstreet Freestyle
Home town: Compton
Who? The new Dr Dre approved MC from the West Coast, and some time Dido collaborator.
Why now? The hottest new rapper on planet, he features in our brand new issue, Q320 which just hit the shelves, as one of this month's New To Q acts.
Hear more: Kendricklamar.org
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