Hutchins, ComposerLyricist - Quincy Jones, ComposerLyricist - Marilyn Bergman, ComposerLyricist - Kendrick Lamar, MainArtist, ComposerLyricist - G. Course, in his gang-ruled city, N. It was later revealed to be released as the third single in the United Kingdom on January 7. The album features , -like that dramatize the characters' limitations. Add it all up and even without the hype, this one is still potent and smart enough to rise to the top of the pile.
Lamar introduces various characters and internal conflicts, including the contrast of his homesickness and love for Compton with the city's plagued condition. Swimming Pools Drank Extended Version Prod. He's shamelessly bold about the allure of the trap, contrasting the sickness of his city with the universal feeling of getting homesick, and carrying a Springsteen-sized love for the home team. The album was nominated for Top Rap Album at the 2013 and the 2013 , and won the award for Album of the Year at the 2013. The album received widespread acclaim from critics, who praised its thematic scope and Lamar's lyrics. On November 8, Gaga released the version she was featured on, which had her singing the and a.
Some reviewers were less enthusiastic. It was named the best album of 2012 by , , , and. He told that he did not want to work with high-profile producers, but with those he had established himself with, mainly producers from 's in-house production team,. The song also featured on the Target exclusive edition of the album. Here, Kendrick is living his life like status and cash were extra credit.
Any hesitation about the horror of it all is quickly wiped away by Kendrick's mix of true talk, open heart, open mind, and extended hand. Before the album's title was officially revealed, fans had already been calling Lamar's major label debut Good Kid, Mad City or Good Kid in a Mad City, as it was a nickname Lamar had given himself. Graham, ComposerLyricist - Drake, FeaturedArtist - E. The track serves as the twelfth track on the album, and acts as the standard edition's closing track. The album was also ranked number two by , the , , and , number four by , of and of , number five by , number six by and number eight by. D City features a baby Lamar, two of his uncles, and his grandfather, with the elders' eyes censored. In , viewed it as an entertaining and forward-thinking that nonetheless echoed the past era of West Coast hip hop.
The song featured Lamar's mentor, , and was produced by. After the release and success of his debut studio album 2011 , Lamar signed a major label with and 's. Blige 16 Collect Calls Bonus Track 17 Swimming Pools Drank Bonus Track. This journey through the concrete jungle of Compton is worth taking because of the artistic richness within, plus the attraction of a whip-smart rapper flying high during his rookie season. In an interview for , Lamar said that the album would not sound like Section.
The music video for the original version of the single was released on May 13, with comedian making a cameo appearance. In addition he said Good Kid, M. By April 2018, the album had sold 1,720,000 copies. However, on August 23, Gaga announced that the song was no longer being released on that date and apologized to fans for the delay. Title Writer s Producer s Length 1. The album also entered the at number 16 on October 28, as well as entering at number two on the. Any hesitation about the horror of it all is quickly wiped away by Kendrick's mix of true talk, open heart, open mind, and extended hand.
D City was recorded mostly at several studios in California, with producers such as , , , , , and , among others, contributing to the album. On March 13, premiered a snippet of the song's official remix, which featured. According to , a site which aggregates hundreds of critics' lists from around the world into all-time rankings, the album is the most acclaimed of 2012, the third-most acclaimed of the 2010s, and the 141st most acclaimed album of all time. The album also peaked in the top ten of the album sales charts in Canada, New Zealand, and the Netherlands. D City was being studied as a text in the freshman composition class of professor Adam Diehl, alongside other works such as the novel , ' Selected Poems, 's short story , and the film.
Lamar would later respond to Shyne's comments on October 26, saying that he is not a sensitive person and was unfazed by his comments. Recording Industry Association of America. The album was also named to many end-of-the-year lists, often topping them. Writers draw comparisons of the music to 's 1998 album. So this album won't sound like Section. It featured a cameo from , and a bonus clip of a new song by from his own respective major label debut album, 2014.
Lamar expressed he was surprised and happy that Gaga released her version of the song, as it displayed confidence in their work together. By April 2018, the album had sold 1. The remix was released as the album's fourth single to rhythmic contemporary radio on April 9. The uncle who is holding Lamar also is displaying the gang sign with his hand, and the poster above the head of the uncle features Lamar and his father. D City one of the 25 classic hip hop albums of the previous 10 years. Jaeki Cho of hailed Good Kid, M. On May 5, 2013, he begun his first headlining tour with the Good Kid, M.