Rap’s David Foster Wallace let’s fans catch another glimpse into Lamar-Land with his chilly video to “Poetic Justice.” K. Dot plays off the Boyz N the Hood narrative, having the video’s main character die after being chased by bullets and attempting to save the song’s muse. The symbolism’s heavy in the vignette, with dark, bleak colors enveloping the wardrobe, lighting, and whips involved. But check it out yourself. There’s no reason to write a Master’s thesis when the video’s below.
Also, anyone catch the New York City-based area code plastered onto the side of the ambulance? Integral motif? WHO KNOWS.