Latest KRS-One Stories

2011-05-27 10:21:00

NEW YORK, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 682 Records -- Bumpy Knuckles (aka Freddie Foxxx) and KRS-One announce that their anticipated project, Royalty Check will be in stores and available at digital retailers Tuesday, May 31, 2011. Royalty Check, distributed by Canada-based 682 Records, combines classic hip-hop sound with rock elements through the use of live instruments and edgy drum patterns. Royalty Check is the perfect blend of all the qualities fans love and expect from these...

2011-02-22 06:45:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Since 2006, The Global Awareness through Hip Hop Culture program has been at the forefront of legitimizing the use of Hip Hop culture in mainstream education. Based at a charter school in South Los Angeles, it has been one of the only educational Hip Hop programs in the nation offered as a regular class to middle and high school students. Sadly, due to ever-increasing budget cuts, the program will no longer have a home come June 2011. Sebastien...

2009-12-04 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hip Hop TV Network Channels have made it official by reaching an agreement to become the official Hip Hop Hall of Fame TV programming partner affiliate! "The deal calls for joint programming initiatives beginning online with the soft launch of hiphophof.com the fan and artist social networking site to debut on December 14, 2009. The network will then later expand to national broadcasters, cable, mobile, VOD, and satellite TV services in May 2010,"...

2009-11-19 15:10:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night a new chapter was written in the birthplace of Hip Hop, New York City. Red Bull BC One shook iconic music venue, Hammerstein ballroom, to its core. Sixteen b-boys from eleven countries battled with pride in front of a sold-out crowd of more than 1600 enthusiastic fans. French b-boy Lilou took home the honor of being "The One" for the second time, a first in Red Bull BC One's six year history. It was no easy task for Lilou, as all the night's...

2009-09-23 22:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The 6th annual "VH1 Hip Hop Honors" shook up Brooklyn, New York last night as some of the biggest names in entertainment gathered to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Def Jam Records -- one of the most celebrated hip hop labels in the music industry. "VH1 Hip Hop Honors" will premiere on Tuesday, October 13 at 9 PM ET/PT*. Visit HipHop.VH1.com now through the on-air premiere for show details, artist interviews and performance sneak peeks. Taped at...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'