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KRS-One


KRS-One was born on August 20, 1965 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Lawrence Parker. He was previously married to Ms. Melodie. See full bio »

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 2014 Ride Along (performer: "Sounds Of Da Police") / (writer: "Sounds Of Da Police" - as Lawrence Krsone Parker)
 2013 This Is the End (performer: "Step Into a World (Rapture's Delight)") / (writer: "Step Into a World (Rapture's Delight)" - as Lawrence Parker)
 2013 Beta Test (Short) (performer: "Disaster Kit")
 2012 The Central Park Five (Documentary) (writer: "Yo Slippin")
 2012 Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (Documentary) (performer: "MC's Act Like They Don't Know")
 2011 Attack the Block (performer: "Sound of Da Police")
 2009 Tony Hawk: Ride (Video) (performer: "Robot")
 2008 The Wackness (performer: "I Can't Wake Up") / (writer: "I Can't Wake Up" - as Lawrence Parker)
 2007 Tony Hawk's Proving Ground (Video Game) (performer: "Pack Up Remix")
 2006 It's a Boy Girl Thing (writer: "Jenny from the Block" - as Lawrence Parker)
 2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' (as Lawrence Parker, "The Bridge is Over", "9MM Goes Bang") / (performer: "The Bridge is Over") / (producer: "The Bridge is Over")
 2005 Assault on Precinct 13 (performer: "Generique Assault")
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate (producer: "Love's Gonna Get 'cha (Material Love)") / (writer: "Love's Gonna Get 'cha (Material Love)")
 2003 Anne B. Real (performer: "Womanology") / (writer: "Womanology")
 2002 BMX XXX (Video Game) (performer: "Step Into A World (Rapture's Delight)")
 2001 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 (Video Game) (performer: "Hush")
 2000 Grind Session (Video Game) (performer: "Out for Fame") / (writer: "Out for Fame" - as Lawrence Parker)
 2000 The Yards (performer: "R.E.A.L.I.T.Y." (1995) - as Krs-One) / (writer: "R.E.A.L.I.T.Y." (1995) - as Lawrence Parker)
 1999 The Corruptor (performer: "5 Boroughs") / (writer: "5 Boroughs" - as K. Parker)
 1998 Bulworth (performer: "Bulworth (They Talk About It While We Live It)") / (writer: "Bulworth (They Talk About It While We Live It)" - as C. Parker)
 1998 He Got Game (performer: "Unstoppable") / (writer: "Unstoppable")
 1998 Caught Up (performer: "Ey-Yo! (The Reggae Virus)") / (producer: "Ey-Yo! (The Reggae Virus)") / (writer: "Ey-Yo! (The Reggae Virus)" - as L. Parker)
 1997 How to Be a Player (writer: "Down wit Us" - as Lawrence Parker)
 1997 Dangerous Ground (performer: "Rapaz R.N. Dainja (Chain Me to the Gear Re-mix)")
 1996 High School High (performer: "High School Rock" - as KRS-ONE) / (producer: "High School Rock" - as KRS-ONE) / (writer: "High School Rock" - as L. Parker)
 1996 Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (performer: "Can't Be Wasting My Time" - as KRS-ONE) / (writer: "Can't Be Wasting My Time" - as L. Parker)
 1995 Clockers (performer: "Outta Here") / (writer: "Outta Here" - as Lawrence Parker)
 1993 CB4 (writer: "Black Cop" - as Lawrence Parker)
 1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Down and Out of District in Beverly Hills (1991) ... (performer: "Radio Song" - uncredited)
 1988 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (performer: "I'Mo Get U Sucka", "Jack of Spades" - as KRS-ONE) / (writer: "I'Mo Get U Sucka", "Jack of Spades" - as KRS-ONE)
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Other Works:

Album: 'I Got Next' See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Kris Parker 'KRS-ONE' | KRS-One The Teacha

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Rap is something you do; hip-hop is something we live. See more »

Trivia:

Krs-One's first album with a parental advisory was A Retrospective in 2000, but was not the first album to have profanity in it. See more »

Nickname:

Krishna See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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