New KRS-One ‘By All Means Necessary’ action figure announced

There’s a new action figure version of Lawrence “Kris” Parker, aka rapper KRS-One, on the way. The new ReAction Figure is inspired by his pioneering 1988 album with Boogie Down Productions, By All Means Necessary, and stands 3.75″ tall with multiple points of articulation. The figure is wearing a BDP jacket and hat, and comes with a book accessory. Pre-order yours HERE.

KRS-One has a few shows coming up in June and July, including an NYC date with Tony Touch, Lisa Lisa, Rakim, TKA, M.O.P., Rubén Blades, George Lamond, Lisette Melendez, Nina Sky, The Beatnuts, Don Chezina, DJ Doo Wop, and Jungle Brothers at Radio City Music Hall on June 7. See all his upcoming dates below.

Meanwhile, Boogie Down Productions’ 1990 album Edutainment is getting it’s first vinyl reissue since it was originally out as part of Record Store Day 2024.

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Jun 7 New York, NY, US Radio City Music Hall
Jul 6 Mableton, GA, US Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre
Jul 25 Cincinnati, OH, US Cincinnati Music Festival Presented by P&G
Jul 26 Lansing, MI, US Grewal Hall at 224