Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Damn’ album is already getting the meme treatment
Kendrick Lamar discovered the book artworkfor his next account, “DAMN.” on Tuesday, and the internet has come to a consensus: it’s readymade to be a meme, and that may have been part of Kendrick’s strategy when he preferred it. Both the breast and backcoversfeaturethe deed “DAMN.” in a serif typeface, over a photo of a fed-up ogling Kendrick.
DAMN. by Kendrick Lamar. pic.twitter.com/ ucQcg0PuzG
— Kendrick Lamar (@ kendricklamar) April 11, 2017
It’s almost crazy how many beings on Twitter had the same guessed upon reading the cover for the first time: Kendrick knew damn( DAMN .?) well it was gonna be a meme.
Kendrick knew what he was doing banter that Damn cover…he understand there is a thing announced’ meme culture’
— Noah Fence (@ TsunamiSlim) April 11, 2017
Kendrick’s book cover-up might as well once go on the meme docket pic.twitter.com/ qE1rTcnkNT
— Fitch (@ Crombie_Kid2 2) April 11, 2017
Kendrick know damn well his album cover-up gonna be a meme
— Deion Sandals (@ Loxb3ats) April 11, 2017
Kendrick Lamar’s brand-new book cover-up is genius. That selling squad knew DAMN WELL it was going to be a’ one immensity fits all’ social media meme.
— David (@ _Politico4 5_) April 11, 2017
Kendrick legit really designed his album artistry so it’s as meme-able as is practicable
He’s gonna get so much better free marketing pic.twitter.com/ yCXppy5M 7O
— Jordan DeFritos (@ DeFreitasJordan) April 11, 2017
The album artistry/ specify for the brand-new Kendrick Lamar is a big date for the meme-industrial complex.
— Mark (@ merepseudmcl) April 11, 2017
So far, there are more posts praising K-Dot’s meme genius than actual DAMN. memes, but a few examples are previously sounding up.
Remember” Damn, Daniel ,” the early 2016 meme about the teenager who drew enjoyable of his acquaintance Daniel’s white Vans? That mockery was dead and submerge, but Kendrick has brought it back … kind of.
new kendrick lamar shit cant wait cant thinks he brougth on the man mhimself “Dam DAnbel” the delusion ., the mythology. tbhe meme. the l egend. t pic.twitter.com/ wDDqgJAi9 7
— Max Henderson (@ LandyRS) April 11, 2017
— (@ LENN0Z) April 11, 2017
I can’t trust Kendrick Lamar referred his new book after Damn Daniel
— veto (@ vetos_) April 11, 2017
The ” DAMN .” meme can also be used to comment on legitimately outraging occurrences, like the violent removal of a United Airlines passenger from a plane the coming week 😛 TAGEND
Number 1 meme for April will be slamming the Kendrick “DAMN.” font on everything first submission for the zero wintry internet pic.twitter.com/ gRoewmrGgS
— Cian McEntee (@ cian_mcentee) April 11, 2017
Or you canuse the album cover to respond to anything you would conceivably suppose ” damn” about 😛 TAGEND
“I’m pregnant….and I’m continuing it” pic.twitter.com/ Ql7Shlb3X0
— LIL DRACO (@ Mayberrykush) April 11, 2017
When you look at your chequing account after a long weekend of bad decisions. pic.twitter.com/ 0oENDF1ltV
— Chile Limon (@ TGTheTruth) April 11, 2017
When you’ve predominated the MVP conversation all year, but you get a wrist gash as Westbrook starts super saiyan in the last few weeks pic.twitter.com/ C2LTNAYvSU
— Jrue-Tang Forever (@ SteadyLosing) April 11, 2017
— Zachary Fox (@ zackfox) April 11, 2017
And some people are consuming it to announce,” Damn. Why isn’t Young Thug on this album ?”
–$ limesito (@ aroblessrevenge) April 11, 2017
All in all, it’s most versatile, terribly relatable, and doesn’t take much effort to participate inall signeds of a successful meme. Plus, it has massive substantiate from Black Twitter, one of the most influential local communities in the meme tournament. Is Kendrick’s ” Damn ” album cover going to be the meme of the month? No pique to the Estonian midget from The Simpsons , butprobably!
He could have the book of the month, too. DAMN . em> quits April 14.