Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar speaks on how he met Dr. Dre, and says he will be apart of Detox, and that the long delayed album from the legendary doctor will be releasing soon.

In a recent interview with the Masked Gorilla, Kendrick Lamar explains how he met Dre:

“Paul Rosenberg, Eminem’s manager, reached out to Dr. Dre and said, ‘This kid on the net, right now, is killing it. He has a crazy sound, a nice sound. You should mess with him.’

As he continued, he added:

“Dre heard me that minute and got in contact with my peoples the next day. It’s been on since. We’ve been trying to finish up this project, Detox. Well, it is basically [done].”

He says Detox is coming soon:

“I’m not going to give no time, no dates. Everybody looking for dates. I’ll say soon.”

View Kendrick Lamar’s full interview with The Masked Gorilla where he also speaks on J.Cole joint project, New School Hip Hop, Freshman 2011 Cover and a few other topics below: