Kyper

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Randall S. Kiper, more known as Kyper, is a rapper, D.J. and actor based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His success occurred in the early 1990s with a string of club hits including "Conceited," "What Gets Your Body Hyped (XTC)," "Tic-Tac-Toe," "Throw Down," and "Spin the Bottle."

His biggest hit to date is "Tic-Tac-Toe," which charted on the Billboard Top 40 in the summer of 1990, selling over 1 million copies and peaking at #14.[1] The track sampled instrumental passages from "Owner of a Lonely Heart" by Yes.

Albums[edit]

Year Album U.S. 200 R&B/Hip-Hop
1987 Conceited
Label: Traction
- -
1990 Tic-Tac-Toe
Label: Atlantic
82 79
1992 Countdown To The Year 2000
Label: Atlantic
- -
1995 Livin-N-XTC
Label: Atlantic
- -

Singles[edit]

Year Song U.S. Hot 100 Club/Dance[2] U.S. Rap
1987 "Conceited" - - -
1988 "Life Is Hard" - - -
1988 "Throw Down" - - -
1989 "What Gets Your Body Hyped (XTC)" - - -
1990 "Tic-Tac-Toe" 14 8 10
1990 "What Is The World Coming To (Dear God)" - - -
1992 "Spin The Bottle" - - -
1993 "Back In Black" - - -
1993 "His Name Is Kyper (And He Is Kyper)"
(with BFTS)
- - -

References[edit]

  1. ^ ""Tic-Tac-Toe" chart listing". Billboard. Retrieved 4 Feb 2009. [dead link]
  2. ^ ""Tic-Tac-Toe" Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales". Billboard. Retrieved 4 Feb 2009. [dead link]

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