Kendrick Lamar Sweeps Grammy Awards 2018 Rap Categories

New York, NY – Kendrick Lamar was nominated for seven Grammy Awards this year for work stemming from hiscritically acclaimed albumDAMN., which HipHopDX also named Rap Album the Year as part our annualYear-End Awards.

During the ceremony for The 60th Annual Grammy Awards, which was held on Sunday (January 28) at New York City’s Madison Square Garden, the Compton Hip Hop luminary not only opened the event with a chilling medley featuring U2 and Dave Chappelle but he also took home multiple awards.

Before the night was over, K. Dot walked away with trophies for Best Rap/Sung Performance for “LOYALTY.” featuring Rihanna, Best Rap Performance for “HUMBLE.,” Best Rap Song for “HUMBLE.,” Best Video for, once again, “HUMBLE.” and Best Rap Album for, course, DAMN.

The celebrated DAMN.project was certified double-platinumlast July, just a few months after its initial April 2017 release.

Revisit “HUMBLE.” above.