Kendrick Lamar is turning 28 today (June 16th.) Despite his youth, the Compton based MC has already built a strong body of work in his career. With two critically acclaimed mixtapes under his belt, alongside with two debatable classic albums, K. Dot looks poised to solidify his state in hip hop history. Happy birthday, Kendrick Lamar!June is the birth month for a lot of hip hop's biggest rappers. We've already celebrated g-days from Kanye West & Tupac Shakur and now, one of this generation's best lyricists is coming of age.