"Ronald Reagan Era" by Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar’s “Ronald Reagan Era” lyrics explained

This song, off of Kendrick Lamar’s first album Section 80, had cover art worked on by Angelo Logan. This song features Kendrick Lamar once again vividly painting the dystopian picture of Compton, while simultaneously telling us that he’s on the good lists of all the local gangs.

The “Ronald Regan Era” refers to the era when the hood became overrun with crack — as Juelz Santana would say, Kendrick can tell you what the 80’s like..