Get your summer reading lists ready. A new biography about Kendrick Lamarwill reportedly be heading to bookshelves soon. Bandcamp Senior Editor Marcus J. Moore announced that he has signed a deal to write a cultural biography about the TDE artist’s groundbreaking career.
Moore announced the news on Twitter on Thursday (Mar. 22). “Some big news I’ve been eager to share: I’ve signed with @TouchstoneBooks to write the cultural biography of Kendrick Lamar,” he told fans. My book, “The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America,” will detail his rise to rap superstardom.”
As Moore noted, the bio will come out via Touchstone Books, which is a Simon & Schuster-backed imprint. It has previously released books about Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney.