ESSENCE FEST headliner Kendrick Lamar performs at HOT 97's Summer Jam.

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Happy birthday Kendrick!

Candice N. Jones
Jun, 17, 2015

Today is #EssenceFest headliner, Kendrick Lamar's birthday! We are SO excited about his performance in NOLA so, to celebrate (and because we just can't wait until July), we made a list of 7 songs that we hope he performs in NOLA.

King Kunta

i

The Recipe ft. Dr. Dre

Money Trees

M.A.A.D. City

Alright

These Walls ft. Bilal, Anna Wise, Thundercat

Kendrick recently welcomed us to the West Coast to answer YOUR questions, check out the interview below:

What song do you hope Kendrick performs? Let us know on Twitter.

Don't miss Kendrick's sure-to-be-epic performance at #EssenceFest! Tickets are still available.