Kendrick Lamar’s “DNA” Gets New Version for NBA Finals

An unreleased version of Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. track “DNA” aired during ESPN’s coverage of the NBA Finals. A rewritten verse from the track, which soundtracked a montage of on-the-court footage, aired after an ad break during a game between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. Watch a recording of it below. This past weekend, “DNA” also soundtracked a new trailer for NBA Live ’18. Scroll down to check that out, too. Kendrick also appeared last week on SZA’s new track “Doves in the Wind”—listen to that here.

Read Pitchfork’s conversation with Don Cheadle about the “DNA” video, and check out “5 Takeaways from Kendrick