Trans fans praise Kendrick Lamar for his ‘alliance and activism’ on new track ‘Auntie Diaries’ | app

Kendrick Lamar spends much of his new 18-song double album, “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers,” wrestling with big issues: identity, spirituality, monogamy, mortality.

But no track has sparked more conversation online than “Auntie Diaries,” on which Lamar explores the evolution of his relationship with his trans loved ones.

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