Compton, California, is one of hip-hop’s most celebrated locales, the birthplace of acts like N.W.A. and, more recently, Kendrick Lamar.
It’s also home to a complicated gang culture. “Noisey Bompton” centers around Kendrick Lamar and the friends he grew up with on the West Side of Compton, many of whom feature on the cover of his album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly.’
Check out the second part of the segment right now.
Kendrick Lamar gets completely candid in NOISEY’S new music documentary, “NOISEY Bompton”, which gives us an insight into Lamar’s hometown of Compton, California or known to some as Bompton, which Snoop describes it on the intro as, “it’s Compton, but it’s where the bloods are at”.
Click on to watch the first part of the six-part series via VICELAND.
Hudson Mohawke is known to be one of the biggest and most influential producers of our time.
Very few would argue with that statement and I’m not one to do that. Neither is Noisey, so it seems – as they decided to make a full length doco on the producer.
If you’re a fan, this is a MUST WATCH. If you’ve been living under a rock and have never heard of the guy, you should definitely educate yourself by pressing play.