Hip hop’s breakthrough artist of the year; Kendrick Lamar has united critics with his album Good Kid, m.A.A.d City, his first under Dr Dre’s Aftermath umbrella and we were lucky enough to speak with the Compton rapper about the then forthcoming “classic.”

Earlier this year and this month we managed to catch-up with him to talk about its overwhelmingly positive reaction, bonus tracks and what he’s going to do next before he walked us through the now iconic photographs featured in the album’s artwork…