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Bushwick Bill, the diminutive, one-eyed rapper who with the Geto Boys helped put the South’s stamp on rap with hits like “Mind Playing Tricks On Me” and “Six Feet Deep,” died on Sunday at the age of 52, according to his publicist. Dawn P. told The Associated Press that the rapper died Sunday at 9:35 […]

Co-founder of Houston’s Geto Boys Bushwick Bill recently announced that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. Despite his diagnosis he’s staying positive, “every day above ground is a good day” he tells the Tom Joyner Morning Show team. He’s choosing to believe the best and fight against cancer’s “rumors, lies and allegations […]


We’ve just learned that Bushwick Bill, a co-founder of the of the Texas rap group, Geto Boys, is dealing with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. SEE ALSO: The Geto Boys Reunion on the 2019 Fantastic Voyage presented by Denny’s  Bushwick says he was diagnosed in February and is currently on a regimen of intensive chemotherapy treatments. However, according […]

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  Treach of Naughty By Nature says he is not to blame for knocking Bushwick Bill off stage during the recent Houston stop of their “I Love the 90s” tour. Footage of the moment posted by TMZ shows Bill rapping his verse to “My Mind Playing Tricks On Me” when Treach joins him onstage…only to […]