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Last night, a whole lot of understated and laid-back rap and R&B craftsmen descended upon Rockefeller Plaza. Big K.R.I.T. was the musical guest on last night's episode of The Tonight Show, and he…   Read Story »
In 2014, rap's biggest names more or less sat the year out. Kanye West never got around to releasing that populist masterwork he's been promising. Drake threw a bunch of great songs up on Soundcloud…   Read Story »
Last month, the Mississippi rapper and producer Big K.R.I.T. released Cadillactica, his second major-label album. It's the sort of album that gets overlooked but shouldn't; it's a musically…   Read Story »
What constitutes a boy band, anyway? One Direction certainly look and act the part. Ever since forming on The X Factor in 2010, they've filled a particular hole in the music industry, the one that…   Read Story »
Big K.R.I.T. will release his new album Cadillactica next week (though you can stream it now), and today he's shared a video for the title track. It features the namesake car flying through a hazy…   Read Story »
The Mississippi rapper and producer Big K.R.I.T. has always radiated a sort of honest, down-home humility, but that hasn't stopped him from making an ambitiously sprawling album. Cadillactica,…   Read Story »
"Grew up on the country side of town/ Now I'm ballin' under city lights." So goes Big K.R.I.T.'s latest Cadillactica single, on which he makes a strong case for himself as "King Of The South." Hear…   Read Story »
Next month, the Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. will release his new album Cadillactica, and everything we've heard suggests that it could be really fucking good. We've posted first single…   Read Story »
It's weird to sell a guy with a fervent internet-dork fanbase and an Amish beard as a heartthrob, but that's what Def Jam is trying to do with the great Mississippi rapper/producer video in his new…   Read Story »
Big K.R.I.T. has cranked out so many mixtapes at this point that it can be hard to remember that he only has one proper album, 2012's Live From The Underground, to his credit. Next month, he'll…   Read Story »