To Pimp a Butterfly is already a super poetic album title, but that wasn't the original name for Kendrick Lamar's latest project. In an MTV interview, the rapper says he thought about titling it Tu Pimp a Caterpillar as a tribute to 2Pac—because the acronym would've been T.U.P.A.C. Bad idea. He says of the final Butterfly title, "I just wanted to show the brightness of life."


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