Kendrick Lamar is not your average rapper. He doesn’t smoke, he doesn’t drink, and he has a girlfriend. The shy guy with the real name, no gimmicks stopped by The Breakfast Club to get his “CoSign.” Kendrick first signed to Top Dawg Entertainment, along with Jay Rock when they were teenagers. He talks about growing up in Compton, CA and wanting to play ball in high school, but was discouraged because he wasn’t tall enough. He discusses meeting Dr. Dre for the first time after Dre heard his song “Ignorance Is Bliss” on YouTube. He talks about staying out of other peoples beefs and being cool with everyone. He says he’s still independent and is trying to decide on the best situation. He discusses meeting J. Cole, who produced “HiiPower,” working in the studio with The RZA, and finishing up his new album Section 80.