Kendrick Lamar & National Symphony Orchestra Deliver Stirring Live Performance

The TDE figurehead kicks off his Kunta’s Groove Session Tour in D.C.

Have you ever wondered what Kendrick Lamar would sound like when backed by an orchestra? 

If you were lucky enough to be at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts concert hall in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday evening, you had the chance to find out.

The show marked the kickoff of Lamar's Kunta’s Groove Session Tour, which will see the TDE figurehead stopping in 12 cities across the country over the next three weeks. 

Jay Rock will support on select dates. 

Watch Kendrick perform a stirring rendition of "The Walls," backed by the famous National Symphony Orchestra.