Geto Boys

Young Thug, Lil Nas X, and Geto Boys Among Performers at Adult Swim Festival

Adult Swim's music and comedy festival will be returning to Los Angeles in November for its second year. Featured among the headliners are Dethklok, Jamie xx,…
Maggie Serota / June 25, 2019

Geto Boys & Rick Rubin: Spin’s 1990 Feature, ‘Censorship Isn’t Def American’

How the Geto Boys (Bushwick Bill, Scarface and Willie D) captured Rick Rubin's otherwise waning interest in rap in 1990.
Frank Owen / June 9, 2019

Geto Boys’ Bushwick Bill Dead at 52 [UPDATE]

Legendary Geto Boys member Bushwick Bill has died after a longtime battle with pancreatic cancer, TMZ reports. Last month, Bill released a video describing the chemotherapy…
Rob Arcand / June 9, 2019

Geto Boys Reunion Tour Reportedly Canceled After Bushwick Bill Pulls Out

Hip hop legend Bushwick Bill has left the brief Geto Boys farewell tour that was supposed to kick off tonight in Pontiac, Michigan, and promoters have…
Maggie Serota / May 24, 2019

Geto Boys’ Bushwick Bill Diagnosed With Stage 4 Cancer

Geto Boys legend Bushwick Bill announced, in a video obtained by TMZ, that he has been undergoing chemotherapy to treat Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Bill explained that…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 1, 2019

Geto Boys’ DJ Ready Red Dead at 53

Former Geto Boys DJ and producer DJ Ready Red has died from what is believed to be a heart attack at his home in Cherry…
Rob Arcand / August 25, 2018

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons Discusses Geto Boys, Wicked Backbeats, and His Famous Guacamole

As ZZ Top's instantly identifiable frontman, Billy Gibbons has built a long, lucrative, and much-loved career out of a handful of chords and a steady…
David Marchese / October 5, 2012

Crazy Clown Time: The History of Gathering of the Juggalos

In 13 muddy, manic years, the annual Gathering of the Juggalos has grown from a modest, Faygo-drenched fan fiesta soaking the Novi Michigan Expo Center…
Christopher R. Weingarten / August 7, 2012

Gathering of the Juggalos 2012 Lineup: Reunited Geto Boys, Danny Brown, George Clinton

Woop woop! The greasepaint-and-Faygo bacchanal known as the 13th Annual Gathering of the Juggalos has finally announced the lineup for its lost-in-the-woods rapstravaganga. The two…
Christopher R. Weingarten / July 16, 2012

‘I Want My MTV’ Authors Pick 1991’s 10 Best Videos

Nineteen-ninety-one was maybe the most chaotically diverse year in MTV's history, the real story being that that multiple stories were being shouted simultaneously. Despite the…
christopherschultz / December 7, 2011