Big K.R.I.T News & Features


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An End of Winter Playlist ft. Big K.R.I.T., Raleigh Ritchie & More

In 2014 you're only a phone, some earbuds (a dope site like DJBooth) and a few clicks of a button away from literally being able to create and listen to the soundtrack of your life, as you live it. But finding that perfect...

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Need a Lift? Check Out Hip-Hop’s Most Motivational Music

We all have those days where its seems like we aren’t gonna make it. When coffee, bath salts, and extra sleep don’t do the trick, there is always one thing that will always do the trick; music. Whether you have a paper...

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Big K.R.I.T. Talks Timeless Music, Plans for “Just Last Week” & More (DJBoothTV Exclusive)

For the latest episode of "Outside the Booth", DJBoothTV's own Jacques Morel caught up with underground representer Big K.R.I.T. to talk about his recently released King Remembered in Time album, shooting his R.E.M. video,...

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Three Artists We’d Like to See At Next Year’s Coachella

This weekend marks the second week of the fun in the sun that is Coachella, but while the now legendary music festival's not even officially over, we can't help but look ahead to next year. Inspired by PepsiRefresh's...

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Win Tickets to See K.R.I.T.‘s Live From the Underground Tour at Irving Plaza [Exclusive Giveaway]

New York, N.Y. -- On Thursday, September 20, Def Jam hitmaker Big K.R.I.T. will be visiting at N.Y.C.'s Irving Plaza as part of the his Live From the Underground Tour (Part 2). The evening will also feature sets by special...

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Kendrick Lamar & Big K.R.I.T. Rock Chicago’s Pitchfork Festival

I booked my flight from Austin to Chicago on Friday morning in order to catch the Pitchfork Music Festival on Saturday and Sunday. That morning, while I was making a mental schedule of the acts I wanted to see, I made sure to...

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Pitchfork to Return to Chicago’s Union Park for Seventh Annual Music Festival

Chicago, Ill. -- On the weekend of July 13-15, the Pitchfork Music Festival will return to Chicago's Union Square for its seventh year running. Among the eclectic lineup of bands and artists set to perform this year are...

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Big K.R.I.T. Talks “Live From the Underground” & More [DJBoothTV Exclusive Interview]

For the latest episode of Outside the Booth, DJBoothTV's own Jacques Morel catches up with Big K.R.I.T. for his Live From the Underground listening session to talk about the upcoming album, his new work with legendary...

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Big K.R.I.T., Pill, Jean Grae & More Tear Down DJBooth’s A3C Stage (Video & Pics)

This weekend Atlanta was on fire with the sounds of the A3C Hip-Hop Festival, and DJBooth is proud to say that our stage was an absolute bonfire. In front of a crowd so packed there was only enough room to throw their hands...

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The Road to A3C - Big K.R.I.T.

DJBooth is proud to announce that the Big K.R.I.T. will be rocking on our stage for this year's A3C Festival in Atlanta. It's rare to find an artist who has both age and wisdom on his side. At just 24 years-old, Big K.R.I.T....

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Big K.R.I.T., Jean Grae and More to Rock the Stage at DJBooth.net-Sponsored A3C Showcase (Updated)

Atlanta, Ga. -- DJBooth.net proudly presents a star-studded hip-hop showcase as part of Atlanta's upcoming A3C Festival. Going down Friday, October 7, at local venue Masquerade's back outdoor stage, the event will feature...

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SXSW - Freddie Gibbs & Big K.R.I.T. at Peckerhead’s

Greetings DJBooth Fam! Thursday was an eventful day for me at SXSW. The high point for me was when I met my Black nerd crush Donald Glover of "Community" fame at the PureVolume Room. I also caught Raphael Saadiq at Filter...

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DJBooth Announces “The Rising Live From Austin” Showcase ft. Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T. & More

Austin, Tx. - Next month, March 11-20, up-and-coming artists from across the map will converge on Austin, Texas to participate in the 25th annual South by Southwest festival. As part of the week's festivities, DJBooth.net...

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DJBooth Goes Behind the Scenes With Big K.R.I.T. (Exclusive Video Interview)

New York, N.Y. -- The latest in a long line of up-and-comers to skyrocket to national prominence with a little help from DJBooth.net, Meridian, Mississippi emcee Big K.R.I.T. has come a long way in the span of six short...

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Big K.R.I.T. & Special Guests to Perform at DJBooth Showcase in NYC

New York, N.Y. -- Next Wednesday, June 30, Def Jam, Cinematic Music and DJBooth.net will be presenting a star-studded hip-hop showcase at SoHo venue S.O.B.'s. Big K.R.I.T., the Mississippi native who recently earned reader...

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Big K.R.I.T. Spits “Remember the Titans” for DJBooth.net Freestyle Series

New York, N.Y. -- Big K.R.I.T., the Mississippi native who recently won reader approval for mixtape cuts "2000 and Beyond" and "No Wheaties" has stepped into the Booth to bring us the 149th entry in our DJBooth.net Freestyle...

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