Black History Month: Kendrick Lamar, Hip-Hop Artist

29 days of modern black history makers

Kendrick Lamar made history in 2015 as the hip-hop recording artist to receive the most Grammy nominations in a single year, with 11 nods for his work on To Pimp a Butterfly, including Album of the Year and Song of the Year, and for collaborations with artists such as Kanye West and Taylor Swift.