iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Royalty Check by KRS-One & Bumpy Knuckles, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Royalty Check

KRS-One & Bumpy Knuckles

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

iTunes Review

Two undisputed rap legends, KRS-One and Bumpy Knuckles (aka Freddie Foxxx) both have lengthy discographies, untouchable resumes, and respect galore. They've been actively recording and performing since the '80s, have toured the world, dropped multiple classics, and kept in touch with the streets as well as corporate boardrooms, without ever selling out. That the two of them would connect for an album together seems like a no-brainer, and with Royalty Check, we get the best of both worlds. Their mutually aggressive, in-your-face rhyme styles fuse perfectly, as they spend 13 tracks reflecting on the state of America, hip-hop, and their OG status in the game. Bumpy also flexes his production skills throughout, crafting a backdrop of straight-forward but effective beats loaded with chunky drums and rock-tinged live instrumentation. Check out "Street Poison," "Hip Hop We Love You," and "Take Ya Time," a poignant message to all up-and-coming emcees from the two established vets.

Customer Reviews

Royalty Check by KRS ONE & Bumpy knuckles

Thanks iTunes, this album is top notch as usual. KRS IS still number one! And the co-labs keep getting better...can't wait to hear the one coming down the pike with Grand Pubah. The Teacha gets better with age...Keep on Rockin it!

OMG!!! The Teacher & Bumpy

On the same album!!!! Instant Classic.

808Crate

Instant Download. Salute to the Legends KRS-One and Bumpy Knuckles. Always have something to LISTEN to!

Biography

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...
Full Bio
Royalty Check, KRS-One
View In iTunes
  • $9.99
  • Genres: Hip-Hop/Rap, Music
  • Released: May 31, 2011
  • Parental Advisory

Customer Ratings

Followers

Contemporaries

Become a fan of the iTunes and App Store pages on Facebook for exclusive offers, the inside scoop on new apps and more.