Ain't no city quite like mine, yeah
In the city of Compton
Ain't no city quite like mine
Troutman has been a large influence on West Coast hip hop, despite being murdered in 1999 by his own brother.
It’s all come full circle: Kendrick’s father took him to see Dr. Dre and 2Pac when they were shooting the unreleased video for “California Love.”
Speaking with HipHopDX, Lamar said:
It was almost live because he was shooting a video on Rosecrans in Compton with [Dr.] Dre for the original ‘California Love’ video. I actually got to see him perform just a little bit before they shut that shit down…before it got too crazy.
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