Grammys 2016: Adele, Kendrick Lamar to perform

By: The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) Hello, it's Adele, and she's performing at next month's Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the British singer, leading nominee Kendrick Lamar, the Weeknd and Little Big Town will perform at the Feb.

Afrika Bambaataa talks Kendrick Lamar, radio mind control

In the early '80s, Afrika Bambaataa defined hip-hop and opened the doors of electronic-influenced beats in the culture. One of the originators of break-beat DJing, he transformed the street gang the Black Spades and brought them to the forefront of hip-hop culture.

Kendrick Lamar leads Grammys with 11 nominations

See the full list of major award nominations By: The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Kendrick Lamar is the king of the Grammys: The rapper is the leading nominee for the 2016 awards with 11, including album of the year for "To Pimp a Butterfly" and song of the year for "Alright." Lamar, who won two Grammys earlier this year, is followed by Taylor Swift and the Weeknd, who each earned seven nominations, including album of the year.

Kendrick Lamar parties with Terry Crews in “These Walls” video

Kendrick Lamar is right on time with this visual for “These Walls,” one of the more esoteric tracks on “To Pimp a Butterfly.” The video, dubbed a “Black Comedy,” features Terry Crews and a dancing Lamar as they rage a house party that leaves them with more than they bargained for.