Chris Rock Says Kendrick Lamar is… The Greatest
Sorry Rick Ross, Chris Rock may have said that there is no better MC then Rick Ross, but it looks like he was lying as he just revealed that Kendrick Lamar is his favorite rapper.
Iconic comedian, director, actor Chris Rock is currently preparing for his upcoming stand-up special and stopped by New York’s Hot 97 for an early morning press run. During the interview, Rock was asked about his favorite MC, while recently on Rick Ross’s new album track, “Powers That Be”, he labels Rozay as the best. In the interview with Peter Rosenberg and Laura Stylez, Rock identifies Kendrick Lamar’s new album, ‘Damn’ a classic that rivals similar iconic albums like Outkast’s “Aquemini”. He follows up his comparison with the following statement:
“Kendrick Lamar has already “entered the conversation” when it comes to the “greatest of all time.”
Kendrick Lamar is currently on his second consecutive week at number-one with his new album which contains hit singles, “DNA”, “Humble”, and the Rihanna-assisted, “Loyalty”.
Also during the interview, the comedic actor speaks on the recent passing of long-time friend and fellow comedic actor Charlie Murphy, getting back on the road with his new tour, and living in the Donald Trump presidency. Earlier this year, Chris Rock signed a multi-stand up series with Netflix. Following in the footsteps of Louis C.K. and Dave Chappelle.
Checkout the complete interview above.
Chris Rock is currently featured on Rick Ross’ new album, ‘Rather You Than Me’, available now on all your favorite streaming services.