Women in Music 2016

Would Kendrick Lamar Work With Taylor Swift? Watch His Answer

Ramona Rosales
Kendrick Lamar photographed on Dec. 3, 2014 at Smashbox Studios in Culver City, Ca.

Rapper also reveals his favorite T-Swift jam.

Kendrick Lamar's Jan. 9 Billboard cover story may have prompted shade from Azealia Banks, but there are plenty of good vibes heading toward King Kendrick these days too.

Billboard Cover: Kendrick Lamar on Ferguson, Iggy Azalea & More

During a video interview with Billboard, Lamar says he'd like to collaborate with Taylor Swift. Judging by her adoration for the Compton rapper, the feeling's mutual.

Hear Kendrick Lamar Sing Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off'

Swift recently Instagrammed herself singing along to Lamar's "Backseat Freestyle," announcing, "I really wish that I was best friends with Kendrick Lamar, and I'm not, and it makes me sad daily." Check out the video to see Kendrick's thoughts on collaborating with Taylor:

And what's Kendrick's favorite Swift song? Here's a hint: It's one he's freestyled over (that's in the video too).

For the complete Billboard cover story, click here.