"Swimming Pools (Drank)" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Kendrick Lamar.
It was released on July 31, 2012 as the lead single (second overall) from his major-label debut studio album good kid, m. A.d city (2012), by Top Dawg, Aftermath and Interscope.
A music video was released to accompany the song in August 2012.
It was featured in the 2014 re-release of the game Grand Theft Auto V on the radio station "Radio Los Santos", and on an Season 10 episode of Grey's Anatomy which aired in 2013.
The extended album version of the track features an interlude and a skit that expands on the concept story of the album.
Now drunk and eager to impress his peers, he thinks once more of the album's love interest, Sherane, before detailing a shoot-out between Lamar's friends and their gang rivals, in which his friend's brother is shot and killed.
The song was later nominated for Best Rap Performance at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. The single is an introspective regarding Lamar's family and social life, alcoholism, and the peer pressure which accompanies it amongst his friends.
The song peaked at number 17 on the US Billboard Hot 100, in its thirteenth week of charting, after gradually climbing up the chart.
My students told me that I'm a nice lovely teacher and they love me .
My English is fair and I've my own com and net at home. Seeking an Asian/Caucasian soul mate 35-50 yrs, responsible, financially stable, warmhearted, friendly,... I'm flexible about having children and I can live anywhere with my soul mate.
It debuted on the Hot 100 at number 100 and progressed from number 55 and 32 to its peak.
"Swimming Pools (Drank)" also serves as Lamar's first entry on the UK Singles Chart, where it debuted at number 63.