KRS-One & Buckshot Show Off Survival Skills On Joint LP

Hip-Hop veterans KRS-One and Buckshot are set to release their collaborative album Survival Skills this September.

When asked how the two New York mainstays linked up, KRS, who recently signed to Buckshot’s Duck Down label, said the two were always fans of one another’s work.

“Ever since 1993 we’ve been passing each other on tour or in the studio saying, one day we should tour together, or one day we should do a record together,” KRS said in a press release. “Well finally myself and Buckshot have the chance to collaborate on a straight up and down MC’in project.”

The New York natives have recruited a wide range of guest appearances for the disc, including Mary J. Blige, Talib Kweli, K’Naan, Immortal Technique, Slug of Atmosphere and label mates Heltah Skeltah and Smif-N-Wessun. Havoc of Mobb Deep, 9th Wonder, Black Milk, Nottz, Marco Polo Ill Mind and Khrysis, are among the producers handling the album’s sounds.

KRS and Buskshot are currently on tour as a part of this year’s Rock the Bells roster.

Survival Skills hits stores on September 15. –Elan Mancini

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  • Pierzy

    Am I first again??? I want my blog

    • Pierzy


      • Pierzy

        thats what I’m talkin about. I co-sign myself. I don’t need these lames

        • ko

          You gets no blog bitch nigga you’re wack. Pierzy these nuts.

        • Pierzy

          Easy there KO, I don’t want to unleash the Commission on you. Pay respect

  • La Verdas

    Yo, that production lineup is sick!

  • G Lopez

    check out they first single “Robot” its bangin!

    • joe

      no it’s garbage. don’t let the hype fool you.

      • dello

        joe, u r straight up wack! who r u ? a whiteboy from the burbs nigga!! only a piss ant, non”hip-hop” knowing, rapper lovin’ bitch ass would say some shit like that. i’m straight o.g. from “da” original south bx bitch! 169th & fox st, what u know ” bout dat?

  • blacker cracker

    dallas pen just nutted the underwear he has not changed in 6days

  • Anti-Mainstream

    Albums gonna be good! Many people may not know it, but Kris and Buckshot’s Robot was the first diss at autotune bullshit and came out before Jay-Z’s DOA. I co-sign with G Lopez, Robot is bangin! Krs-One-Greatest of all time! Later!

  • latino heat

    lmao @ Blacker Cracker.
    seriously though, this sounds dope. the 1st single is bangin.
    i read about KRS signing to Duck Down about 2 years ago. what took so long for this?