WATCH: Kendrick Lamar Does “Alright” on Austin City Limits

The full episode airs on January 9 on PBS.

Kendrick Lamar recently brought his tight backing band The Wesley Theory into the Moody Theater to tape an episode of the long-running live-performance show Austin City Limits. While the episode won’t air until January 9, you can check out the group performing To Pimp a Butterfly standout “Alright” below. It’s a decidedly less dramatic take on the song than Kendrick’s BET Awards performance, but it does capture something of the energy and intimacy of the recent Kunta’s Groove Sessions tour.

Kendrick Lamar’s episode of Austin City Limits airs on January 9.


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