About Big K.R.I.T.
Big K.R.I.T., AKA A King Remembered In Time, is without doubt one of the most soulful emcee/producers currently operating in the rap game (while also keeping it more G than most).
Since beginning his career in 2005, the Mississippi native gave released 10 mixtapes, two EPs and a studio album, and worked with the likes of Bun B, Curren$y, Ludacris, Smoke DZA, Yelawolf, Wiz Khalifa, Emilio Rojas, YG, Ty Dolla $ign, Slim Thug, 2 Chainz, CunninLynguists, CyHi The Prynce, Chamillionaire, Rapsody, Killer Mike, Freddie Gibbs, Talib Kweli, The Roots, Yo Gotti, Chris Brown, Big Sean, and many more.
Most recently, he toured with Talib Kweli and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, headlined a tour of his own and announced his involvement in Lupe Fiasco’s upcoming album Tetsuo & Youth. Also, he’s currently working on his second studio album. Stay tuned.
- He was born and raised in Meridian, Mississippi.
- As a youth, Big K.R.I.T. played tuba in his school's orchestra.
- He started rapping at the age of twelve.
- K.R.I.T. was a 2011 XXL Freshman.
- Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X inspired K.R.I.T.'s musical approach.
- The second part of his moniker is an acronym for "King Remembered In Time".
- K.R.I.T. most aspires to collaborate with Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings.
- He got his start releasing mixtapes with DJ Breakem Off and DJ Wally Sparks.
- Big K.R.I.T. is a Zodiac.
- K.R.I.T. is criminally underrated.
Top Songsall songs
Mt. Olympus Big K.R.I.T.183.4K Views351 Comments
Just Last Week Big K.R.I.T. Feat. Future177.4K Views152 Comments
Shine On (Prod. by Big K.R.I.T.) Big K.R.I.T. Feat. Bun B118.4K Views117 Comments
What You Mean Big K.R.I.T. Feat. Ludacris106.8K Views104 Comments
Only One (Prod. By Big K.R.I.T.) Big K.R.I.T. Feat. Wiz Khalifa & Smoke DZA95.7K Views104 Comments
Lac Lac Big K.R.I.T. Feat. A$AP Ferg94.8K Views126 Comments
Recent Videosall videos
Live From The Underground 2012
4eva N A Day (Road Less Traveled Edition) 2012
R4 The Prequel 2011
Top Mixtapesall mixtapes
56.6K Views 11.2K Downloads 33 Comments
248.4K Views 70.2K Downloads 381 Comments
228.1K Views 87.8K Downloads 317 Comments
Top Storiesall news
- Big K.R.I.T. Reveals That "Cadillactica" Will Have Beats From Jim Jonsin, DJ Dahi And Terrace Martin 9.4K Views
- Samples Of The Week: May 7 5.7K Views
- Big K.R.I.T. Talks "Cadillactica", Working With Lil Boosie And Jeezy 9.5K Views
- Samples Of The Week: March 6 3.9K Views
- Big K.R.I.T. Ushers In The Week Of K.R.I.T. And Looks Forward To "Cadillactica" 6.9K Views
- Rick Ross & Big K.R.I.T. Are In The Studio Together 8K Views
- Episode 2 Of Our Exclusive "4Eva N A Tour" BTS With Big K.R.I.T. 5.3K Views