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Origin Of Kung Fu Kenny Revealed In 'DNA' Video

By HHL Editors

Kendrick Lamar's has had a few nicknames over the years.

Lately he's been pushing Kung Fu Kenny

That name also popped up in Chinese lettering in his 'DNA.' video.

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But where did he get the name from?

Kenny's 'DNA.' video co-star Don Cheadle has an idea. 16 years ago Cheadle  played an un-credited supporting role as Kung Fu Kenny in Rush Hour 2.

Cheadle acknowledged the connection on Twitter yesterday, posting a photo from the movie soon after the video dropped.

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