Christian”Kid Kris” Anderson (Formally Yung Kris) was born in Birmingham, Al on February 27, 1991.
At an early age Kris fell in love with music, his favorite song being Kris
Kross's hit single “Jump.”
By the age of 8 Kris was writing his own songs and soon realized that he
possessed a natural gift for the craft. When he turned 12, Kris and his cousin
Marcus “TruStaxx” Anderson began recording music together. With Staxx being a
producer and Kris being a rapper, the proper tools had finally fallen in place
to begin production. With the recording and musical composition skills he
learned from Staxx over the years, Kris was able to begin producing his own
songs by the age of 14.
During his senior year of high school,people began to take notice of Kris as an
artist. The summer of his freshman year of college, Kris released his first
mixtape, “Yung & Restless.” The release made him an instant favorite amongst
fans who related to the realness, his catchy hooks and his raw desire to be the
Now 21 years old, Kris has put a lot of hard work into his projects and looks forward to the future of whats to come. Summer of 2012 Kris teamed up with Chase "Paper Chase" Anderson and Chase University to put a team together of Alabama's Elite artist. Joining him on the Chase University roster are: Chase Anderson, Kid Elite, Kid Koopa, TP, Slim B, and Producer Staxx.
Yung Kris is preparing the release of his 4th mixtape "Workaholics" which will include production from: Dru Sarrels, Omito, Yung Kris, Staxx, Perry Mason, and Nick Jackson. In addition to the mixtape Kris is in the studio currently working on his first EP that will be out this fall.