Kurupt Tha Killa "Ktk", is an New Zealander rapper, record producer, and songwriter from Auckland, New Zealand. He first received widespread attention after the release of his debut mixtape, ACT 1 : Life Of a Monsta (LOAM), in 2014, and was signed to a record label Universal Music Mena in 2016. Ktk took the rap game by storm in 2017 with his Different Rap style and sound, building his reputation via the internet and word of mouth without so much as a single commercial release to his credit. He adopted the Kurupt Tha Killa "Ktk" alias whilst living in Auckland. Critically Acclaimed as one of the Hottest artist from New Zealand in the 2018 NZZ Magazine, His debut studio album, Royals, was released in 2018 after years of speculation and delay.

Inspired by LL Cool J, Kurupt Tha Killa began rapping at the age of 10. He grew up in the South-side of Auckland in Mt. Roskill and attended at New Windsor Primary School in Auckland

Kurupt left Auckland on January 1, 2017 with the intention of moving to New York City but took a stop in Dubai. Kurupt was struck by "all the Urban development around" and there he accepted a Record Deal.

Kurupt was signed to a Romanian Record Label Media Pro Music. In which its parent company is subsequently Universal Music Group .

In time of writing, Kurupt Tha Killa has now released his second studio album "FOUL PLAY" containing some of Hip-Hop best artists including Jay Electronica, Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson, YBN Cordae, Loyle Carner, Josh Pan & Indi Ramon. In collaboration with Universal Music Group, Ktk has launched his own sub-par record label under the name of Rap4U Records. Which he intends to sign the hottest up and coming artists around the world.

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