Lord Finesse - Fat For the 90s (Diamond D Original) / No Gimmicks f. KRS-One

With Finesse & Slice-of-Spice gearing up to release the prequel to Return of the Funky Man, the indie label has been on a deep promo run, releasing free downloads and snippets here and there. For Funky Man: The Prequel, the album was painstakingly re-mastered. First offering is the original version of Fat For the 90s

KRS-One – Disaster Kit (Video)

The venerable Knowledge Reigns Supreme Over Nearly Everybody will drop his 20th (I know!) LP Just Like That next year, but will release a mixtape titled Just Passin' Through on Turkey Day.

KRS-One - It’s Gettin’ Hectic (prod. DJ Premier) [Unreleased]

KRS' 1993 album Return Of The Boom Bap had a lot of gems on it, but this previously vaulted track was left on the cutting room floor and has finally seen the light of day after 19 years thanks to DJ JS-1. DOWNLOAD: KRS-One - It’s Gettin’ Hectic (prod. DJ Premier) [Unreleased] | Alt

KRS-One Drops Jewels (Video)

The Blastmaster builds on the last BDP album, Sex and Violence (1992) which he states was "a flop" (only moving 250,000 units, in contrast to 1990's Edutainment which moved 600,000 units), the possibility of the P.M. Dawn beef slowing down his sales, and the events that eventually led up to his highly-celebrated solo debut, Return


As usual, KRS kicks some knowledge on the second release from his 20th studio album, Just Like That, due out January 4th. Also, hit the jump for a special message from the legend himself.