Kendrick Lamar: what is new single The Heart Part 5 from new album ?

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What is the new song The Heart Part 5?

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Kendrick Lamar has released the first single from his forthcoming album Mr. Morale and the big stepperstitled The heart part 5.

The song is Lamar’s first solo single since his 2018 song All stars with SZA and also served as the rapper’s lead single Black Panther Soundtrack.

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Kendrick Lamar performs during day three of Lollapalooza Buenos Aires 2019 at Hipodromo de San Isidro on March 31, 2019 in Buenos Aires, Argentina (Photo by Santiago Bluguermann/Getty Images)

The heart part 5 is the latest in a series of tracks Lamar has released throughout his career – parts one and two were both released in 2010, part three in 2012 and part four in 2017.

Is Will Smith in the music video?

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Along with the new single, Lamar also released the music video for The heart part 5.

While at first glance it may appear that the music video features a number of celebrities such as Will Smithfor example, this is actually achieved through deepfake technology, which transforms Lamar’s face into that of other celebrities.

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Will Smith receives his award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for “King Richard” while attending the Vanity Fair Oscar on March 27, 2022 after the 94th Annual Academy Awards at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, California Party 2022 (Photo by PATRICK T. FALLON/AFP via Getty Images)

The face-changing images begin with the quote: “I am. We all.”

In the video, Lamar’s face changes on cue in relation to certain lyrics – he becomes Kanye West when he says “friends.” bipolar‘ and then Nipsey Hussle during the line, ‘I’m in Argentina wiping tears of confusion’, which references where Lamar was performing when Hussle died in 2019.

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Athlete of the Decade winners Kendrick Lamar and Kobe Bryant attend Spike TV’s 10th Annual Guys Choice Awards at Sony Pictures Studios on June 4, 2016 in Culver City, California (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Spike TV)

The video especially thanks “Matt Stone, Trey Parker and DEEP VOODOO”.

Deep Voodoo is a studio founded by South Park Creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker who specialize in deepfake visuals.

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The video was posted to Lamar’s official YouTube channel on Monday, May 9, but after amassing over five million views, it was made unavailable and comments were also disabled.

When is Kendrick Lamar’s new album coming out?

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The heart part 5 is the lead single from Lamar’s forthcoming album Mr. Morale and the big steppersscheduled for release on Friday May 13th.

He announced his fifth studio album on April 18 after posting a new link to his Oklama website which revealed the album’s title and release date.

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The link leads to a white screen with two old-style file icons, one containing the announcement.

In a statement preserved in the second file on the Oklama website, Lamar said he was “happy to have been a part of such a cultural imprint after 17 years.”

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Kendrick Lamar attends the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for NARAS)

He also said he lived a quiet life and spent most of his days in “fleeting thoughts”. To write. Listen. And collecting old beach cruisers”.

“Love, loss and grief have upset my comfort zone, but the glimmers of God speak through my music and family,” he added.

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“As the world unfolds around me, I reflect on what matters most. The life where my words will end up next.”

On the website, Lamar says so too Mr. Morale and the big steppers will be “final [Top Dawg Entertainment] Album”.

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