6 May 2024

A 'deadbeat' by any other name: What's in a diss track?

From Nights, 10:45 pm on 6 May 2024

Rappers Kendrick Lamar and Drake are in the throes of a very public back and forth diss track battle.

Both have dropped rap songs with lyrics that range from sly digs at each other to allegations of addiction and domestic abuse.

Wellington DJ Brad Warrington aka Sticky provides some history of the beef.

Drake and Kendrick Lamar

Photo: RNZ / AFP