Kendrick Lamar Secures Oscar Nomination For Black Panther Soundtrack
Article By: Ashia Skye
Kendrick Lamar racked up accolades all 2018, and he’s continuing to do the same in 2019. This morning, Kendrick was announced as a nominee for the 2019 Oscars.
The Compton native is nominataed for “All the Stars,” featuring SZA from Black Panther: The Album, which is a Black Panther movie soundtrack. Kendrick and Top Dawg Entertainment CEO Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith curated the entire soundtrack. The secured the nomination for Best Original Song, up against Lady Gaga’s “Shallow” from the A Star Is Born. The Black Panther soundtrack itself is also nominated for an Oscar.
Check out the video for “All the Stars” below.