Suited up for a strong run for the rest of the year, TDE & Kendrick Lamar don’t waste any bullets on Lamar’s newest record “War Is My Love”. Aligning itself with the gun metal and dizzying glory that is Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon series, “WIML” is somewhat bleak with smokey guitars, congos and Lamar’s wordplay carrying the torch much like it always has. Lines like “Not taking the victory is my only sin” and the driving drums that kick in around the .42 second mark highlight the creative spirit that lies within that devious smile within the Compton native.

DOWNLOAD: Kendrick Lamar – War Is My Love