All hail king Kendrick, the rapper opened up the 2017 VMAs with a fantastic show. He kicked his performance off with fire-filled rendition of “DNA.” which included a martial arts artist engulfed in flames. Then, he transitioned into a potent version of “HUMBLE.” as ninjas climbed a fire wall.
Chance the Rapper, who tweeted, “Kendrick forever the king.”
Kendrick forever the king
— Lil Chano From 79th (@chancetherapper) August 28, 2017
Tonight Kendrick was nominated for eight awards which include Best Hip-Hop, Video of the Year, Best Cinematography, Best Direction, Best Art Direction, Best Visual Effects, and Best Choreography.
This is just the latest highlight in an impressive year for the Compton star. His latest critically-acclaimed LP, the chart-topping DAMN. has been certified two time platinum while spawning smashes like “HUMBLE.,” “DNA.,” and “ELEMENT.”