T.K. Kirkland is a businessman, comedian, and podcast host. TK Kirkland was born in Jersey City, New Jersey but grew up on the streets of Compton, California. His first taste of stardom came touring with N.W.A. Since then, T.K. has been known as the “Gangsta of Comedy” and has shared the stage with a multitude of stars including Eminem, Jay-Z, Keyshia Cole, Lil’ Wayne, and more.