Kendrick Lamar raps about his transgender family in his Auntie Diaries!

Kendrick Lamar’s new album song, “Auntie Diaries” was the centre of attention for its subject matter in the song. Kendrick Lamar raps in the song about acceptance of trans relatives. By his song he is potraying trans community and offering them his support by telling his own experiences.

Kendrick Lamar said that he was grown up with a transgender uncle in the song. Consequently, he recalls how he grew up with his uncle’s changed gender identity during his childhood. He stated that his auntie became a man and he was proud of her in the song. He also denied his aunty being gay but said that she is a man. The rapper supported his auntie during her tough times because Kendrick’s school friends and neighbors were teasing and stared his auntie each time she goes outside. Also, Kendrick Lamar tells the story of his transgender cousin in the song.

Kendrick Lamar’s song has created an huge amount of conversation and comments on the social media. Many of the listeners praised but also criticized his song on Twitter. Very few supported his thoughts on the songs and some said that the song was pointless. However, Kendrick raps openly about his learnings and growth from these family members. In the song, he even talks about his elementary school times and the mistakes he made in childhood.