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Producer DJ Dahi Talks the 5 Songs He Made For Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’

Although Kendrick Lamar’s new album DAMN. is far more accessible and contemporary than its predecessor To Pimp a Butterfly, the past still plays a major thematic role. There is the frequent evocation of the Old Testament, as well as the legendary Kid Capri’s wave-splitting foreboding on “ELEMENT.,” and throwback references to peak Jay Z and Juvenile raps. There’s also a more direct callback: good kid, m.A.A.d. city producer DJ Dahi is back on duty after being absent from TPAB, aside from a few studio visits. The one song DJ Dahi produced on good kid, m.A.A.d was the …