Kendrick Lamar shares new song “The Heart Part 5”: Listen

before it falls Curse.Kendrick Lamar released a non-album track titled “heart part 4“fourth in a The long-term series of droppings. And now, five days before his release The apparent double LP Mr. Morale and Big SteppersKendrick returned with “The Heart Part 5.” It’s a sparse and decidedly funky track, one that highlights K.Dot’s poetry.

The song also arrives with a video directed by Kendrick and Dave Free, which is just a close-up of the long-haired Kendrick singing the lyrics, with one touch: Over the course of the clip, his face transforms into other black celebrities including OJ Simpson, Kanye West, Jussie Smollett, Will Smith, and the late Kobe Bryant and Nipsey Hussle. It begins with a quote from Oklama’s New Ego: “I am. We are all.” Check it out below.