Kendrick Lamar supports Iggy Azalea

She’s doing her thing.Β Let her. People have to go through trials and tribulations to get where they at. Do your thing, continue to rock it, because obviously God wants you here.

– Kendrick Lamar

Nice, peaceful words in a time of heavy criticisms and attacks on Iggy Azalea. This was one of the eye-raising quotables in Kendrick’s latest cover story with Billboard. The full story is on newsstands now, with the only other excerpt on the Grammys below.

I appreciate [the Grammys] recognizing me. That’s not my overall goal… It’s best to just go and enjoy the festivities.

UPDATE: Here’s a link to the full cover story.

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ICYMI: Kendrick Lamar: In My Own Words (Excerpts + Cover Story)