If you haven’t heard about the Divergent movie yet, you will soon. It’s set to be as big as Hunger Games when it comes out. The really cool news is that Kendrick Lamar got together with Tame Impala to do a track for the movie! You can hear it online. Over at MTV, they have a little information about the new track - Backwards. For those who love when rappers experiment and come up with a new sound, this is definitely one to check out as soon as you can.
The tune was released last Friday on the web, and has been spreading quickly. What do you expect from Kendrick Lamar? The song is actually a new version of Tame Impala’s “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards.” That was on the band’s 2012 record Lonerism. Even if you’ve never heard them before, you’re going to want to take a listen to the new version with K-Dot that was made for the Divergent movie.
Here’s a listen to the song, which is available on SoundCloud as well.
Whether you like the new Backward track or not, leave a comment and let us know what you think. And yes, one of the best ways to listen to it is while you’re sporting your Kendrick Lamar gear. Here at the office, we’re always trying to one-up each other with what Kendrick Lamar apparel we wear.
Anyway, enjoy the new song from Kendrick Lamar and be sure to check back often as we keep you up to date on all the latest – and most interesting – Kendrick news and information. Whether it’s new songs or things being said about him in the media, we have you covered!