The Hip-Hop world is collectively gathered in mourning after the death of Geto Boys rapper, Bushwick Bill. The longtime member of the Houston group announced he was battling advanced cancer, which was so severe that the group called off their farewell tour that just booked weeks ago.
Earlier this month, fans of the Geto Boys were stunned by the announcement that group member Bushwick Bill was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. As a result, the veteran Texas group will hit the round one last time with select stops across the nation.
DJ Ready Red, one of the founding members of the rap outfit The Geto Boys, has died. Born Collins Leysath, Ready Red was considered a pioneer of Houston’s bustling Hip-Hop scene in its early days.
Willie D of the Geto Boys has never been known for holding his tongue and he proves it on his new, scathing track “Coon” where he calls out a gang of Black pundits for their opinions on police brutality.
Nardwuar today brings us another humorous episode featuring Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys. In it we find out the rapper once died and came back to life.
Many consider Scarface to be one of the greatest MCs of all time. Others say he’s the GOAT in the flesh. Both have legitmate reasoning. His incomparable story telling ability and authenticity made him a prolific figure in the culture, and allowed him to craft countless classic albums. With a legacy like this, it was […]
Election time is almost upon us. But that doesn’t mean everyone is excited about either candidate or licking their chops to stand in line to place their vote. Lupe Fiasco has already stated that he is more than likely staying home on election day. But he isn’t the only rapper who may be skipping out […]
Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys is facing deportation after the rapper was seized by U.S. immigration officials. The rapper appeared in Atlanta Immigration Court Thursday for a deportation hearing and could be sent back to his homeland of Jamaica. Although the exact charges that prompted the deportation hearing are still unknown, news of his […]