Late this evening, he revealed both the album title and the cover art.
“To Pimp A Butterfly” is allegedly a direct reference to the book “To Kill A Mockingbird.” Following a rather pro-black agenda in his music this time around, considering recent events that have taken place, many are making this connection.
cant front, the meaning for Kendrick album title "To Pimp a Butterfly" is dope pic.twitter.com/oFbGrRbqlE
— Henny Kravitz (@40URTY) March 11, 2015
ICYMI: Kendrick Lamar – “Blacker The Berry” via HipHopSince1987, blogged by Maria Myraine.