He wanted "Prodigal Son" as the lead single, but Continuum refused and released "U Don't Know Me" as the first single.
In March 1993, Continuum released his second album The Polyfuze Method.
The album, which sold approximately 15,000 copies, featured a more rap rock-oriented sound.
Robert James Ritchie (born January 17, 1971), known professionally as Kid Rock, is an American singer, rapper, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actor.
His 1998 album Devil Without a Cause sold 14 million copies worldwide. The RIAA certified him selling 23.5 million albums.
Against his parents' wishes, Rock signed the deal at age 17.
He later became part of the Straight From The Underground Tour alongside several major rap artists, including Ice Cube, Too Short, D-Nice, Mac Dre, and Yo-Yo.In late 1991, Kid Rock was picked up by an independent record label called Continuum Records, which held Pink Floyd at one time.Though Insane Clown Posse's Violent J disliked Kid Rock's rapping style, he paid Kid Rock to appear on Insane Clown Posse's first album, Carnival of Carnage in 1992, in an attempt to get the album noticed.On December 30, 1990, Kid Rock released his debut album Grits Sandwiches for Breakfast.As noted by Insane Clown Posse member Violent J, this album made Kid Rock one of the two biggest rap stars in Detroit in 1990, along with local independent rapper Esham.When Rock opened for BDP one night, D-Nice invited an A&R representative from Jive Records to see him perform.