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Kendrick Lamar Helps a Bewildered Kid Spell “Negus” at a Spelling Bee

God bless whoever listened to “i” on Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly, remembered this ancient viral video of a flustered spelling bee contestant trying to spell “negus,” and created this masterful mashup. As contestant Andrew Lay uncomfortably shifts from side to site, grappling with both the word and the word it sounds uncomfortably similar to, Kendrick Lamar steps in to help.