Kendrick Lamar uploaded a cryptic image of roman numerals IV earlier this morning causing speculation he was hinting at his fourth album. Now he’s dropped a new track “The Heart Part 4” follows up a series of very personal tracks from Kendrick.
“The Heart Part 4” has Kendrick flexing his insane rapping abilities as he goes in for the entire track spanning nearly 5 minutes. “The Heart Pt. 3” was one of Kendrick’s most important and personal tracks to date as he spoke on insecurities and ambitions as it dropped the day before his 2012 album good kid m.A.A.d. city dropped. This new track is similar the his previous installments in the song series as he speaks his mind passions through the lyrical verses.
The song kicks off with a laid back vibe and changes throughout with multiple entirely different beat switches while Kendrick just keeps rapping. The production is all so different throughout it makes for one of Kendrick’s most unique tracks to date. He even hints that his next album is dropping April 7th saying “Y'all got till April the 7th to get yo shit together”. We're certainly excited for April 7, which is also when Joey Bada$$ is dropping his album. Enjoy!