Top Dawg Entertainment rapper, Kendrick Lamar is officially part of the Broadcast Music Inc family, one the world’s leading performing rights organizations. BMI now represents Kendrick Lamar’s music catalogue for his projects Good Kid M.A.A.D City, To Pimp a Butterfly, and DAMN and a more to mention.
Kendrick joins a list of Top Dawg Entertainment creatives who are already represented by BMI, namely Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, Schoolboy Q, Jay Rock, and SZA. Speaking on the arrival of the current world king of rap to their family, BMI EVP Creative & Licensing Mike Steinberg said,
“We’re thrilled to welcome Kendrick to the BMI family and expand our great working relationship with Top Dawg Entertainment and its incredibly talented roster” .
Kendrick Lamar made his major-label debut in 2012 with Good Kid, M.A.A.D City and rose to fame selling more than 1.72 million albums. His 2015 follow-up, To Pimp a Butterfly, and his critically-acclaimed 2017 album, DAMN., also reached platinum status. Throughout his career, Kendrick Lamar has received thirteen GRAMMY Awards and many other notable honors.