ACL Music Festival 2016 - Weekend 1

Kendrick Lamar's Fiery Performances

The Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper's career is sizzling.

Kendrick Lamar, the 11-time Grammy winner from Compton, California, is so hot right now. Literally. Here, a sampling of the rapper's fiery performances.

WARMING UP Rick Kern/WireImage WARMING UP Performing at Austin City Limits, 2016 SMOKE SHOW Ollie Millington/Redferns SMOKE SHOW Headlining the 50th Festival D'ete De Quebec, 2017

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