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In 1999, he debuted in NWA Wildside as K-Krush, where he was awarded the newly created NWA Wildside Television Championship on December 12.In 2002, he wrestled for Xtreme Pro Wrestling (XPW) as K. He was signed to a two-year developmental contract in 1999 and under the name ring K-Kwik was assigned to Memphis Championship Wrestling, a WWF developmental territory.After his release in 2002, he joined Jeff Jarrett's new promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA).As Ron "The Truth" Killings, he won the NWA World Heavyweight Championship twice, being the first African-American wrestler to win the title.
He debuted on the November 13, 2000 episode of Raw is War, attacking William Regal during a match against Road Dogg.
Killings also competed in track and field, and was talented at both sports, receiving various college scholarships, but turned them down to further pursue a career in music.
Killings graduated high school at 18, but he also continued dealing drugs in order to help his music career financially and was arrested four different times, spending small amounts of time in jail before eventually spending 13 months incarcerated.
Killings spoke in an interview with Lilian Garcia that after this incident, he was finished with that lifestyle.
Jackie Crockett of the National Wrestling Alliance met Killings at a halfway house after Killings' release from prison, and tried to convince Killings to become a professional wrestler, but he was determined to focus on his music career.