The official video for Backseat Freestyle off good kid, m.A.A.d city by Kendrick Lamar. The video was directed by the rapper, himself, in collaboration with Jerome D, who previously directed Swimming Pools (below), and Dave Free.

The gritty, black & white video flashes from Lamar’s hometown of Compton, California to overseas in Paris, France. Two landmarks are prominently featured in the video: Sherane in the City of Compton and the Eiffel Tower in the City of Light.

Also, check out this recent interview with Kendrick by GQ.