Kendrick Lamar puts on surprise concert in Williamsburg

Grammy Award-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar put on a surprise concert Friday night at the Music Hall of Williamsburg.



Fans lined up early amid frigid temperatures to get a front-row view of the rapper who took home five Grammies earlier this year.



Some paid as much as $250 for tickets to the concert hosted by American Express.



The show was also streamed via Facebook Live.


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