Kendrick Lamar is the best rapper alive. He puts a lot of himself in his music, but the real world details are often cloaked beneath layers of metaphor and allusion. His private life is, well, private—a rare thing for superstars of his level. But over the years, Kendrick's interviews, freestyles, and live performances have given us glimpses of what he's like outside the booth. Here are some of our favorite clips of the Compton legend (that are not music videos).  

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