anderson paak kendrick lamar tints

Following teasers, Anderson .Paak finally shares his new collaboration with Kendrick Lamar, titled “Tints.” Zane Lowe premiered the song on his Beats 1 show today as his World Record.

“Tints” is slated to appear on Paak’s upcoming album, Oxnard, which will be the musician’s first release on Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment. Dre is listed as an executive producer for the LP, as it will also feature contributions from Q-Tip and Madlib, among others.

“This is the album I dreamed of making in high school, when I was listening to [JAY-Z]’s The Blueprint, The Game’s The Documentary, and [Kanye West’s] The College Dropout,” Anderson said.

Head here to listen to Paak’s conversation with Zane Lowe on Beats 1.

In 2015, Anderson .Paak and Kendrick Lamar were showcased alongside one another on “Deep Water” from Dr. Dre’s Compton album.

In other music news, Lil Wayne has explained why Drake is not on ‘Tha Carter V.’

Not NYC, not LA.