Watch: Kendrick Lamar Covers Tupac at iHeartRadio Music Awards
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 05.04.2014
Kendrick mashes up "California Love" and "m.A.A.d. city"...
Here is Kendrick Lamar showing some respect to Tupac Shakur at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Friday. Kendrick took to the stage to cover the 1995 anthem after he introduced the performance in a taped clip where he said that he was inspired to get into music after he witnessed the video shoot as an eight year-old with his father. He called the experience "Legendary...It just inspired me. That's a moment I'd never forget...It began with 'California Love.'"
The performance itself starts off wit the song and them melds its way into his own track "m.A.A.d. city." Check it out below: