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Some of ya'll get it, and some of ya'll wont.

Its not music but its Knowledge from Tha Teacha.

thiss is odd?

is there any music... nope just talking... i mean its interestiing and all but i dont want to sit there and listen to 50 min. of this...maybe five...oh well...if you like this kinda stuff than i guess its great


The quality of the audio is extremely poor.


Born: August 20, 1965 in The Bronx, New York, NY

Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

KRS-One (born Kris Parker) was the leader of Boogie Down Productions, one of the most influential hardcore hip-hop outfits of the '80s. At the height of his career, roughly 1987-1990, KRS-One was known for his furiously political and socially conscious raps, which is the source of his nickname, "the Teacher." Around the time of 1990's Edutainment, BDP's audience began to slip as many fans thought his raps were becoming preachy. As a reaction, KRS-One began to re-establish his street credibility with...
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