A cultural biography on Kendrick Lamar is coming! Pitchfork announced that Marcus J. Moore, a senior editor at Bandcamp will be the writer. The biography is going to be titled, “The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America” and will talk about Kendrick’s “rise to rap superstardom.” Specific details about the book have not been revealed yet but it will be released on Touchstone Books.
Some big news I’ve been eager to share: I’ve signed with @TouchstoneBooks to write the cultural biography of Kendrick Lamar. My book, “The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America,” will detail his rise to rap superstardom. pic.twitter.com/6Fm68sFBad
— Marcus J. Moore (@MarcusJMoore) March 22, 2018