A Constipated Monkey

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A Constipated Monkey
A Constipated Monkey (Kurious album - cover art).jpg
Studio album by Kurious
Released January 18, 1994 (1994-01-18)
Recorded 1992-1993
Genre Hip hop
Length 53:08
Label Columbia
Producer The Beatnuts, Pete Nice & Daddy Rich, SD50's , Bosco Money
Kurious chronology
A Constipated Monkey
Singles from A Constipated Monkey
  1. "Walk Like a Duck"
    Released: 1992
  2. "Uptown Shit"
    Released: 1993
  3. "I'm Kurious"
    Released: 1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Tiny Mix Tapes 3.5/5 stars[2]

A Constipated Monkey is the debut album by rapper Kurious. It was released on January 18, 1994, through Columbia Records and featured productions from The Beatnuts, Pete Nice & Daddy Rich and SD50's. The album peaked at #68 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and #31 on the Top Heatseekers and had one charting single "I'm Kurious", which peaked at #38 on the Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales.

The album is also notable for being the debut of MF Grimm (aka Grimm Reaper) on the track "Baby Bust It."[3]

Track listing[edit]

Source: Amazon,[4] Discogs[5]

No. Title Length
1. "Spell It Wit a J (Yes, Yes Jorge)" 5:05
2. "Top Notch" (feat. Kadi, Psycho Les & Lucien) 4:04
3. "I'm Kurious" 3:55
4. "Uptown Shit" (feat. Kadi & The Omen) 4:36
5. "Leave Ya' With This" 3:42
6. "Fresh Out the Box" 5:15
7. "Walk Like a Duck" 4:56
8. "Tear Shit Up" 3:40
9. "Baby Bust It" (feat. Kadi & Grimm Reaper) 4:30
10. "Nikole" 4:22
11. "What's the Real" (feat. Casual) 4:27
12. "Jorge of the Projects" 4:34
Amalgam Digital reissue bonus tracks
No. Title Length
13. "I'm Kurious" (Prime Minister Pete Nice Remix)  
14. "Mansion and a Yacht" (feat. Sadat X and Mike G)  


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Tiny Mix Tapes review Archived May 1, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ http://ugsmag.com/2002/01/mf-grimm/
  4. ^ "A Constipated Monkey". Amazon. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  5. ^ "A Constipated Monkey". Discogs. Retrieved 24 March 2011.