In 2014 Inglewood Rapper D Smoke won Netflix’s truth program ‘Rhythm + Flow’. During the program of show and also after winning he was compared a whole lot to one and only Kendrick Lamar. In among his meeting runs last year, D Smoke freely reviewed concerning the comparisons, being close to TDE as SiR that was singed o TDE few years back is his sibling.
«We’re hearing a lot of Kendrick Lamar comparisons. I do not think i sound like Kendrick Lamar yet i understand that in the sense individuals aren’t accustomed to somebody who’s speaking about something being as entertaining are as they informative.» clarifies D Smoke ‘The criterion is so narrow that [they] immediately contrast you to people doing it» he includes he’s not stressed over the contrasts excessive reason» If you’re gon na come out contrasted to individuals after that nothing incorrect being contrasted to Greatest Rapper of our period» few mins later on D Smoke likewise tells he would have signed to TDE if he hadn’t won ‘Rhythm + Flow’
See video from 34 mins mark for D Smoke speaking about contrasts with Kendrick Lamar.