As 2013 gets under way, Kendrick Lamar is starting to come through on his promise to turn his good kid m.A.A.d city movement visual. First up is a slickly-edited black and white video for “Backseat Freestyle” which flips between footage in Compton and Paris, with the former city giving Poppa Lamar a chance to get high and grumble about his missing dominoes while the latter locale shows young Kendrick rapping in front of the Eiffel Tower to accompany his phallic fantasy lines. Also making an appearance: the famed Sherane.
good Kid, m.A.A.d. city is out now on Interscope. Read Hive’s thoughts on it here.