The INSIDER Summary:
- Kendrick Lamar’s video for DNA is the second video off of his new album, “DAMN.”
- The music video gained over 7 million views in less than 24 hours.
- The video stars Don Cheadle; the actor lip syncs to Kendrick’s first verse in the piece.
- Commenters on Reddit and YouTube have speculated the symbolism behind the video. Many are alluding to Kendrick’s messages of the complexity of the black experience in America. Others are picking up ties to the movie, “The Day The Earth Stood Still” staring Keanu Reeves.
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