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Kendrick Lamar Receives Key To Compton

From the city’s Mayor Aja Brown.

February 13, 2016
Kendrick Lamar Receives Key To Compton Bennett Raglin / Getty Images

Back in January, the mayor of Compton Aja Brown announced a public ceremony honoring Kendrick Lamar by presenting him with a key to the city.

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Kendrick Lamar accepted the key today, in an outdoor ceremony that streamed on Periscope. It's shaping up to be a big weekend for the California rapper: this honor comes right before the 58th Annual Grammys on Monday, where Kendrick has seven nominations.

Kendrick Lamar Receives Key To Compton