Kendrick Lamar - DAMN.
Kendrick Lamar's 2017 Pulitzer-winning album 'DAMN.' is a tour de force in modern hip-hop, showcasing the rapper's lyrical prowess and musical versatility. The album explores themes of faith, love, and violence, with Lamar delving into the complexities of contemporary America with a sharp, incisive edge. From the propulsive beats of "DNA." to the introspective musings of "FEAR.," Lamar's flow is as agile as ever – his rhymes always surprising and inventive bolstered by killer production from heavyweights like "Top Dawg" Tiffith, Sounwave, DJ Dahi, James Blake and Steve Lacy. With guest appearances from Rihanna and U2, 'DAMN.' is a masterpiece of modern rap, cementing Kendrick Lamar's place as one of the most important voices in hip-hop today.