Big K.R.I.T. News

 
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: November 30
    This week on the charts proves to be rather uneventful, as there are no new entries to speak of, although G-Eazy was able to re-enter with These Things Happen. Cadillactica, on the other hand, experienced a steep drop from its top 5 debut.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: November 23
    Big K.R.I.T. lands himself a strong debut for his sophomore effort Cadillactica, sliding into the Billboard 200's top 5 at #5. This happens to be the same debut as his first LP, Live From The Underground, although Krizzle upped his numbers this time, ever so slightly, moving 44,000 units.
  • Cover of First Week Sales For Big K.R.I.T.'s "Cadillactica"
    Late last week, we heard that Big K.R.I.T.'s newly-released album Cadillactica was on pace to sell 35,000 to 40,000 copies in its first week, which isn't bad in 2014. Well, the official numbers are in now, and Krizzle's surpassed those expectations by a hair.
  • Cover of Review: Big K.R.I.T.'s "Cadillactica"
    A weird thing happens when an artist gets signed to a major label. It seems, no matter how talented they are, no matter how much their fans are willing to support, debut albums almost always come up short. There have been exceptions, of course.
  • Cover of Sales Projections For Big K.R.I.T.'s "Cadillactica"
    Big K.R.I.T.'s new album Cadillactica hit shelves on November 10th, and three days removed from the album's release we have the expected first week sales for the album.
  • Cover of 10 Essential Joey Bada$$ Tracks
    As a 17-year-old just beginning to make waves in the rap game, Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott didn't have the same life as most kids his age. He wasn't thinking about graduating high school to attend a university or enter the work force.
  • Cover of Stream Big K.R.I.T.'s "Cadillactica"
    NPR has slowly but surely become a go-to destination for some of the dopest hip-hop around, but they really outdid themselves this time. Scoring the official stream of Big K.R.I.T.'s new Cadillactica album, the national media organization is now allowing viewers to listen to the release in its entirety.
  • Cover of Legends & Youngins: 10 Collaborations We'd Love To Hear
    Remember the feeling you got when you heard Kendrick Lamar connect with MC Eiht on "m.A.A.d city" off his debut album good kid, m.A.A.d city? Or what about when Stalley collaborated with Scarface on "Swangin'"?
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Reveals "Cadillactica" Tracklist [Update: Features & Artwork Revealed]
    Big K.R.I.T finally locked in a release date for his upcoming album, Cadillactica, last week. Following up his mixtape See Me On Top Vol. 4, the rapper took to Twitter to announce that fans can expect the album's impact on November 11th.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Announces "Cadillactica" Release Date
    Until now, Big K.R.I.T. has been pretty cryptic about the exact release date for his upcoming album, Cadillactica.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: September 18
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Announces "See Me On Top 4" Mixtape, Dropping Tomorrow (9/16)
    Big K.R.I.T. is getting ready to embark on the "Pay Attention Tour" in a couple weeks, but before that starts, it looks like Krizzle is giving fans one helluva treat first.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Announces "Pay Attention" Tour
    Big K.R.I.T. is gearing up for Cadillactica, and announced a string of new tour dates today for his "Pay Attention" tour. This takes the same name as Krizzle's recent single "Pay Attention" with Rico Love.
  • Cover of Rick Ross Recruits Fabolous, Big K.R.I.T. & Mase For "Supreme" Remix
    At the beginning of August Rick Ross let go the official music video for "Supreme", the Scott Storch-produced record off Ross' last album Mastermind.
  • Cover of Nipsey Hussle Hits Studio With Big K.R.I.T.
    While it remains unclear just how far away (or how close) Nipsey Hussle's Victory Lap is, we at least know that he's in the studio putting in work for it. Today Nip took to his Facebook page to share a photo of a studio session with fellow rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Announces "The Underground Edition" Mixtape Set
    While fans await more details on Big K.R.I.T.'s upcoming album Cadillactica, the rapper has decided to round up all his previous mixtape efforts into one limited edition set, The Underground Edition.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Reveals That "Cadillactica" Will Have Beats From Jim Jonsin, DJ Dahi And Terrace Martin
    Big K.R.I.T. recently rocked the crowd at Seattle radio station KUBE 93's Summer Jam, but before doing so, he sat down with the station's DJ Hyphen to chop it up about his upcoming album, Cadillactica. Somewhat surprisingly, K.R.I.T.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: May 7
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T., Freddie Gibbs, B.o.B And More Speak On The 20th Anniversary Of OutKast's "Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik"
    Though it may be overshadowed by the anniversary of Nas' Illmatic a week prior, OutKast's debut album, Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik, turned 20 today.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Talks "Cadillactica", Working With Lil Boosie And Jeezy
    After Big K.R.I.T. released a trailer for his upcoming album Cadillactica last month, anticipation for the project has now reached a fever pitch. NahRight sat down with the Mississippi MC to get some insight on the album, as well as studio time that he's recently had with Lil Boosie and Jeezy. 
  • Cover of Lil Boosie & Big K.R.I.T. Spotted In Studio Together
    Lil Boosie has not wasted one second since his release from prison.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: March 6
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Big K.R.I.T. Ushers In The Week Of K.R.I.T. And Looks Forward To "Cadillactica"
    Big K.R.I.T. is back and the Week of K.R.I.T. is upon us. That means starting Monday (tomorrow) K.R.I.T. will be releasing a new piece of content daily, for seven consecutive days.
  • Cover of Rick Ross & Big K.R.I.T. Are In The Studio Together
    We've seen some surprising pair ups in the studio recently (Future and Andre 3000 comes to mind), but this latest one may take the cake. A photo posted to Big K.R.I.T.'s Instagram shows the Mississippi rapper in the studio with none other than MMG bawse Rick Ross.
  • Cover of Episode 2 Of Our Exclusive "4Eva N A Tour" BTS With Big K.R.I.T.
    With this exclusive look at Big K.R.I.T.'s "4Eva N A Tour" behind-the-scenes, we catch a glimpse of life on the road with the "King Remembered In Time" artist.
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