- Kendrick Lamar featured in Busta Rhymes' new single titled Look Over Your Shoulder
- This is the first time the rapper is dropping something for his fans this year
- Kendrick and Busta Rhymes' fans have praised the rappers for their lyricism in the new song
Kendrick Lamar has made his first rap appearance in 2020. The Grammy-winner is featured on Busta Rhymes' new song titled Look Over Your Shoulder.
The veteran rapper dropped the single on Thursday, October 29, along with a lyrics music video. The track also features singer SZA. Busta's song is a sample of the Jackson 5's classic I'll Be There.
It is the first time that Kendrick dropped a verse this year, according to People. This is his first verse since 2019. The star made waves in 2019 when he featured on SiR's song titled Hair Down and Rearview by Raphael Saadiq, among other songs.
Social media users took to YouTube to listen to the new song by Busta and Kendrick. Check out some of their thoughts below:
Greek Yard commented:
"This Michael Jackson sample is too fire. I didn’t know this was a sample I needed in my life, the beat and lyrics was everything."
Nunya Bisness wrote:
"Dam*n this "Kendrick" guy should make an album some time."
Ambitious Dreamer said:
"Busta is wayyyyyy too underrated, give the homie his credit. His flow has always been on point and him and Kendrick together is just a phenomenal masterpiece."
"This song is perfect, the sample is perfect, the verses are perfect."
S3 AX added:
"The way Michael Jackson is sampled is perfection. On top of Busta's and Kendrick's insane lyricism. Made my day."
In other news, Legit.ng reported that Kendrick Lamar was said to have severed ties with TDE to start his own record label.
The artist was signed to Top Dog Entertainment but a rumour was leaked online that the rapper had left in order to start his own label and call it pgLang.
The artist is credited with rights on the website for pgLang but the online rumours about the real reason Lamar left have had the internet buzzing. TDE's president took to social media to cryptically address the rumours but only said that they travel faster than the truth.
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