Kid Rock

Kid Rock (real name Robert Ritchie, born January 17, 1971 in Romeo, Michigan) is a performer of rap music - notably combining rap with the sounds of more traditional rock music and even country music..

Rock derives his name from his early years rapping in parking lots and bars, when people in the audience would say, "Look at that white kid rock." He dropped "white," and his stage name was born.

He began his hip-hop career at the age of 15. He became well-known in the Mt. Clemens housing project because of his unique style of rapping. He later moved to New York City, where he was said to have lived just below Queen Latifah. He got to know a lot of the area's rappers and landed a tour deal with Ice Cube and Too $hort when he was only 18 years old.

In 1989, his first album, on the Jive label, was Grits Sandwiches for Breakfast, produced by Too $hort, D Nice and others. This defined his outlandish attitude, although the album was not a success. When a college DJ played the song from his album "Yodelin' in the Valley," he was fined $25,000 by the FCC. The president of the university described the song as "the most indecent thing ever heard".

Kid Rock continued to produce albums, however. In 1993 The Polyfuze Method was released. In 1996, Early Morning Stoned Pimp dropped along with the EP, Fire it Up.

In 1998, he joined Atlantic Records and released his famous album Devil Without a Cause. This was his first real success. The Detroit Red Wings, after their victory, chose the opening phrase from his Early Morning Stoned Pimp album as their victory chant.

In 2000, Kid Rock released a compilation album, The History of Rock, which included tracks from many of his previous albums. Following this up he released his album "Cocky" which features all new songs.

Rock dated actress Pamela Anderson, having an adulterous affair with her while she was still married to musician Tommy Lee. He is now dating actress Jesse Jane. Rock has also recently gained country music acclaim for such notable performances as "Picture" a duet with Sheryl Crow, his performance of "Luckenbach, Texas" on the Waylon Jennings tribute album "I've Always Been Crazy", and his appearance on Country Music Television's Crossroads episode with Hank Williams, Jr..

Discography

  • Grits Sandwiches for Breakfast (1991)
  • Back from the Dead (1992)
  • The Polyfuze Method (1993)
  • Fire It Up (1994)
  • Early Morning Stoned Pimp (1996)
  • Devil Without a Cause (1998)
  • The History of Rock (2000)
  • Cocky (2001)
  • Kid Rock (2003)

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Rock has also recently gained country music acclaim for such notable performances as "Picture" a duet with Sheryl Crow, his performance of "Luckenbach, Texas" on the Waylon Jennings tribute album "I've Always Been Crazy", and his appearance on Country Music Television's Crossroads episode with Hank Williams, Jr.. From Greatest Hits, Volume 1. He is now dating actress Jesse Jane. From Take A Look In The Mirror. Rock dated actress Pamela Anderson, having an adulterous affair with her while she was still married to musician Tommy Lee. From Untouchables. Following this up he released his album "Cocky" which features all new songs. From Issues.

In 2000, Kid Rock released a compilation album, The History of Rock, which included tracks from many of his previous albums. From Follow The Leader. The Detroit Red Wings, after their victory, chose the opening phrase from his Early Morning Stoned Pimp album as their victory chant. From Life Is Peachy. This was his first real success. From KoЯn. In 1998, he joined Atlantic Records and released his famous album Devil Without a Cause. Most of these videos can be downloaded from KoЯnTV (http://www.korntv.com/).

In 1996, Early Morning Stoned Pimp dropped along with the EP, Fire it Up.
. In 1993 The Polyfuze Method was released.
. Kid Rock continued to produce albums, however.
. The president of the university described the song as "the most indecent thing ever heard". This is the band's first line up change.

When a college DJ played the song from his album "Yodelin' in the Valley," he was fined $25,000 by the FCC. Brian "Head" Welch, citing religious/moral objections to the band's music, left KoЯn on February 22, 2005. He has turned highly religious, even being baptized in the Jordan River. This defined his outlandish attitude, although the album was not a success. The band continues to progress and experiment with new sounds, including never-before-heard in KoЯn songs, guitar solos. The band completed their record deal with Sony Records and now plans to release their future albums themselves, setting a new precedent for big name artists. In 1989, his first album, on the Jive label, was Grits Sandwiches for Breakfast, produced by Too $hort, D Nice and others. The other is a cover of the three parts of Pink Floyd's Another Brick in the Wall. He got to know a lot of the area's rappers and landed a tour deal with Ice Cube and Too $hort when he was only 18 years old. The first single is a cover of Cameo's 1980s hit, Word Up.

He later moved to New York City, where he was said to have lived just below Queen Latifah. As of 2004, the group have remained successful: KoЯn recently released a greatest hits album, with two cover versions as singles. Clemens housing project because of his unique style of rapping. This band is also notable for its collaborations with some hip hop artists, like Ice Cube and Nas. He became well-known in the Mt. The group's music is a blend of pounding, tribal drums and loud, distorted seven-string guitars, and has gained the band popularity throughout the years. He began his hip-hop career at the age of 15. Davis' distinctive singing—often a series of grunts, whines and bizarre scats—and his lyrics, are inspired in part by his alleged child abuse by an unnamed party.

Rock derives his name from his early years rapping in parking lots and bars, when people in the audience would say, "Look at that white kid rock." He dropped "white," and his stage name was born. KoЯn are often cited as inspiring the wave of nu metal bands that appeared in the late 1990s and early 2000s; they are credited for giving significant boosts to Limp Bizkit and Deftones. Kid Rock (real name Robert Ritchie, born January 17, 1971 in Romeo, Michigan) is a performer of rap music - notably combining rap with the sounds of more traditional rock music and even country music.. When Davis joined the band in 1993, they changed their name to KoЯn, releasing their debut album KoЯn through Epic/Immortal Records in October 1994. Kid Rock (2003). They later changed their name to Creep. Cocky (2001). They originally formed as LAPD (which stood for Love And Peace Dude), which consisted of all five members apart from singer Jonathan Davis.

The History of Rock (2000). KoЯn is a nu metal band from Bakersfield, California, United States. Devil Without a Cause (1998). The songs were performed by various other bands on the soundtrack album. Early Morning Stoned Pimp (1996). The Queen of the Damned - Music and lyrics written and performed (in the movie) by Jonathan Davis. Fire It Up (1994). Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life - Did My Time.

The Polyfuze Method (1993). Spawn - Kick the P.A., with Dust Brothers. Back from the Dead (1992). End of Days - The Camel Song. Grits Sandwiches for Breakfast (1991). The Crow: City of Angels - Sean Olsen. I Know What You Did Last Summer - Proud.

Another Brick in the Wall. Word Up. Everything I've Known. Y'all Want a Single.

Right Now. Did My Time. Alone I Break. Thoughtless.

Here To Stay. Somebody Someone. Make Me Bad. Falling Away From Me.

Freak on a Leash. Got The Life. A.D.I.D.A.S.. Shoots and Ladders.

Clown. Faget. Blind. Korn Kovers, due for release in 2005.

Greatest Hits, Volume 1, 2004. Take A Look In The Mirror, 2003. Untouchables, 2002. Issues, 1999.

Follow the Leader, 1998. Life Is Peachy, 1996. KoЯn, 1994.

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