(AllHipHop News) Yesterday (Jan. 14), Aja Brown, mayor of Compton, CA made a special announcement via her personal Twitter page. She announced that in an upcoming ceremony Kendrick Lamar will be award the key to his hometown. In a concise tweet Brown expressed her adoration for the Good Kid.
Lamar’s artistry and actions continue to make history. Following the highly successful release of his sophomore effort, To Pimp A Butterfly, K. Dot has earned 11 Grammy nominations. Mayor Brown has scheduled the key gifting to take place next month on Feb. 13. This comes two days before the Grammy awards.
To share her excitement and her motivations behind the decision, Mayor Aja Brown wrote the following tweet:
Congratulations to Kendrick!