Happy Birthday King T. Born Roger McBride December 14, 1968. McBride, one of Compton, California's earliest Hip Hop acts first signed with Capitol Records. In 1988 he released his debut album Act A Fool, which is considered to be a classic. It features the single Bass as well as the title track. In 1990 he released his follow-up album At Your Own Risk, which features the singles Diss You & Ruff Rhyme as well as the Title Track. T was an early influence to Tha Alkaholiks during his tenure at Capitol Records. McBride has 6 studio albums to date.