Kendrick Lamar Recognized as Generational Icon for Community Efforts

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Kendrick Lamar was honored a Generational Icon Award for his community work in the City of Compton!

According to VIBE, California State Senator Isadore Hall of the 35th District gave the 35th Generational Icon Award from the state to Kendrick  for his many efforts and donations to the Compton Unified School District, as well as  other non-profit organizations in his community.

“It’s definitely an honor to be right here in front of you guys,” the rapper said. “Being from the city of Compton and knowing the parks that I played at and neighborhoods, I always thought how great the opportunity would be to give back to my community.”

Watch the full video of Kendrick receiving this honor below!

This is a great honor for Kendrick! He has been actively involved with his community for a long while now, and is definitely deserving. Congrats to him!

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