The resurgence of rap collectives over the past few years has been interesting, yes, but perhaps none more engaging than that of Top Dawg Entertainment. From the ascent of Kendrick Lamar into the heights of West Coast dominance, to Schoolboy Q’s unique take on lifestyle rap and beyond, TDE has been on a wild ride to put their train of California thought on the map. Life + Times caught up with the crew during the last of the Black Hippy tour, and through what would become a whirlwind trip in the wake of good kid, m.A.A.d. city and in preparation of Oxymoron‘s forthcoming release. Enjoy the exclusive documentary above.