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Kendrick Lamar’s “King Kunta” Video Bleeds Los Angeles

Wow…Kendrick’s latest video from the brilliant¬†To Pimp A Butterfly¬†is for “King Kunta” and it’s the most LA rap rap video I’ve seen since sometime in the 90’s. Directed by Director X, it’s filmed entirely in Compton, with shots at the Compton Swap Meet and in front of the house Kendrick grew up in. It feels like a new school gangsta party in the shades of classic LA rap videos like “Nuthin’ But A G Thang.”

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