Kendrick Lamar is an award-winning American rapper and songwriter. His innovative, thought-provoking lyrics and classic Hip-Hop sound have earned him worldwide critical acclaim, and he is notable for working closely with legendary producer Dr Dre.
Watch Obama take the mic.
Kendrick Lamar had an epic 4th July celebration, performing for Barack Obama and special guests at the White House in Washington.
The Compton rapper put on a 20 minute show performing some of his biggest hits, including 'Swimming Pools (Drank)', 'Money Trees' and 'Alright.'
Watch Kendrick in action below:
One the of stand-out moments from the evening came when Obama took to the stage to wish his daughter Malia a happy 18th Birthday. With Kendrick and Janelle Monáe by his side, Obama sang 'Happy Birthday' to Malia, who celebrated her birthday on Independence day.