Kendrick Lamar Reveals That He Got His First Call From Dr. Dre In A Chili's

Kendrick Lamar Reveals That He Got His First Call From Dr

Pam Beesly from The Office and Kendrick Lamar might have more in common than you think. Dunder Mifflin's receptionist and Kung-Fu Kenny each had In 2013, Kendrick sat down with Sway Calloway and discussed Dr. Dre's involvement in the creation of good kid, m.A.A.d. city .

Handed it to Dre as is — the same way you hear it on this album. When I handed it to him, the initial plan was to go back into the studio and we vibe together and, you know, he do the crazy Dre beats and I rock over at least six of those and we choose from 'em. Moment I handed it in, I think we going into the studio, he's like, 'What you doin'? You're done'... It threw me for a loop.

During the interview, Kendrick also discusses what it was like meeting Prince and working with Taylor Swift on the remix for 'Bad Blood.' You can listen to snippets from the rest of the episode below.

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