found itself surrounded by tragedy when two of its members died, Fat Pat who was murdered and DJ Screw who overdosed from a lethal combination of codeine and other drugs. While Screw sold tapes out of his house, he asked Bird to stand behind the door with a gun. In an interview with HitQuarters at the time, label president and A&R T. Farris said, "He is a legend here in Houston. Charles Grace, professionally known as Dat Boy Grace or Macc Grace, as well as his brother Lo$, were members of the Screwed Up Click, in which he developed a long time friendship with DJ Screw. 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You could have been banned by mistake. Birth Sign Leo. You might be using a VPN. [17] He was also a member of the rap group Dead End Alliance. [46][47] He first gained exposure on the Houston rap scene in 1998, when he made his rapping debut with a guest appearance on Z-Ro's album Look What You Did to Me. The group name is a reference to Botany Lane in the Cloverland area of Houston where they resided. [41] In 2000, Lil' Flip independently released his first album titled The Leprechaun In 2002, Columbia Records offered Flip a contract and Suckafree a distribution deal. Next, he partnered with Game Face Records in 2002 and released his first album under his label Ghetto Dreams Ent., self-titled, HAWK. [52][53] It was called "a great album... powerful" but "relentlessly bleak" by The Village Voice[52] and "one of the best rap albums to come out of Houston" by the Houston Chronicle. Artist descriptions on are editable by everyone. Gator, C-Note, D-Red, Lil' 3rd, Lil' Head, Pap-Pap and Will-Lean. The newspaper credited the release for the way it helped shape Houston's hip-hop culture. [14] As one of the founding members of the "Original Screwed Up Click," Big Moe started out in music by freestyling on DJ Screw mixtapes before being signed to Wreckshop Records. Clay Doe is a rapper based out of Houston, Texas, who along with Mike D, Fat Pat and Mr. 3-2, formed the rap group Southside Playaz. In 1999 Hawk participated in a Southside Playaz compilation album titled You Got Us Fuxxed Up, with Mike D, Claydoe and other members of the S.U.C. The Herschelwood Hardheadz, named after the south side Houston Texas neighborhood they grew up in, is a group that was a part of the Screwed Up Click and was formed in 1993. Leave feedback. Reggie "Bird" Oliver is a member of the Screwed Up Click. In 1999, he signed with the Houston-based indie label Game Face Entertainment, from which he released his debut album, Blood Money, which went on to sell 20,000 copies. [27] In 2001, his album Da Fat Rat Wit Da Cheeze sold over 75,000. 23 Year Old #45. Birthplace Doncaster, England. He has since released many other albums and mixtapes. On May 1, 2006, Hawkins, 36, was shot to death outside of a home in Houston. [3] These tapes quickly gained popularity in the area, allowing many of the group's members to launch successful solo careers. [7], Kay-K also known as Shakey Red was an original member of the Screwed Up Click and a founding member of the Dead End Alliance, which also included DJ Screw, Fat Pat, & Big Hawk. Our automated banning policies are not perfect and sometimes too strict, and some IP addresses are banned by accident. [33] He debuted as Big Mello in 1992 with the album "Bone Hard Zaggin'" on the Rap-A-Lot Records label. [18] The newspaper also referred to Chopped and Screwed music as the second most likely type of music to be associated with Texas, an example of DJ Screw's influence in the region.[19]. Popularity 27. Lil Flip released his debut studio album Undaground Legend on August 27, 2002. His distinct musical stylings influenced countless rap acts. Let us know what you think of the website. [4][5][6] However, the group still continues to record new music with many of its members now focusing primarily on their solo careers. He also owns a mobile DJ company. and Dead End Records. Current single via digital only release is Ballaz Featuring – E.S.G., Griddy Vocalz, Mo City Don. Trae Tha Truth has also worked relentlessly with fellow Houston rapper Chamillionaire on his various Mixtape Messiah series. [20] He helped to popularize the "chopped and screwed" style of rap music. Curtis Donnell Davis, better known by his stage name Big Mello, was a member of the Screwed Up Click. This is a list of all of the known past and present members who joined the Screwed Up Click after its creation. Born on August 5 #2. Yungstar discography and songs: Music profile for Yungstar. The Screwed Up Click (or S.U.C.) Joseph Wayne McVey, better known by his stage names Z-Ro and The Mo City Don, is a member of the Screwed Up Click. Yungstar is a member of the Screwed Up Click who began rapping around age ten. You requested a very large number of pages in a very short time, causing problems for our server (this can happen if you hit 'refresh' over and over). [49] His first Grand Hustle album was dropped in 2015, titled Tha Truth. The album was certified Platinum in December 2002. Gator, who committed suicide on Mother's Day a year after his mom died. He is also part of the group Boss Hogg Outlawz with Slim Thug. In 2005 he was featured in a song which was #93 on US Top 100 [2][3] with Paul Wall called Sittin' Sidewayz. Their first album, Thought of Many Ways, was released on their own label, Big Shot Records, in 1997; its follow-up, Forever Botany, was released in 1999 and managed to crack the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop charts at #99 in 2000 as the Houston rap scene became more popular across the US. A new version of is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Big Rue was a member of the Screwed Up Click. If so, you'll need to disable it when using this site, as it spams the websites you visit with fake requests. [43][44] Lil' Flip released his fifth album The Black Dr. Kevorkian on October 31, 2013, which sold 10,000 copies in its first week. [25][28] He collaborated with Big Hawk on the hit single "Back Back", which led to a nationwide deal with Atlantic Records, which he later left in 2003.[29]. DJ Screw died on November 16, 2000 from a lethal combination of codeine and other drugs. Cedric Dormaine Hill, better known by his stage name E.S.G. [11] In 1994 Hawk, Fat Pat, DJ Screw, Lil' Keke and Koldjack, collaborated to form the group D.E.A. He emerged nationally with a guest appearance on Lil' Troy's "Wanna Be a Baller". She also made an appearance on rapper Z-Ro's album Z-Ro vs. the World on the track "Dirty 3rd". [51] In 2004, Z-Ro released his critically acclaimed Rap-A-Lot debut titled The Life of Joseph W. He celebrated his 22nd birthday at DJ Screw's house, recording the "Blue 22" tape. We are hoping to eventually work on a solution for this when we have the resources to do so. Yungstar (born Patrick Lemon) is a rapper who grew up on the west side of Houston, Texas and began rapping at age ten. If you are using a VPN, and other users of the same VPN are abusing the service, then you'll be automatically banned as well. He also collaborated with Z-Ro to form the duo ABN or Assholes by Nature. [51] The record was a huge success and helped expand Z-Ro’s fan base beyond the South. Born in Doncaster, England #2. Birthday August Aug 5, 1997 . Many of the current and former SUC members come from the neighborhoods of South Park, 3rd Ward, Sunnyside, Cloverland, Hiram Clarke and South Acres. Hawk released his solo album, Under Hawk's Wings on Dead End Records in 2000 and was featured on the Lil' Troy hit "Wanna Be A Baller". [2] In 1993, he began to release tapes, known as "Screw Tapes", on which he slowed down and manipulated records by popular artists and also prominently included freestyles by a group of friends and local rappers, who came to be known as the Screwed Up Click. Introduced to Screw along with his brother, Los started rapping on Screw Tapes. While signed to Rap-A-Lot Records he was involved with three groups, The Convicts, Southside Playaz and Blac Monks, and released one solo album. [5][6] He released two albums with Wreckshop Records in 1998, Ghetto Dreams and Throwed In Da Game, the latter of which was released posthumously. One of the last added members of the Screwed Up Click. [50] In 1998, Z-Ro released his debut album, Look What You Did to Me. Following that album he recorded his most recent episode of albums entitled “Drankin and Drivin" in 2016. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. When Lil' Flip's label Columbia tried to restructure Flip, he left, ending up at Sony Urban Music which he believed could promote his music better. In the early '90s, he began working with DenDen, CEO of Straight Profit Records.He first gained attention freestyling over tapes made by DJ Screw and emerged nationally with a guest appearance on Lil' Troy's "Wanna Be a Baller." On November 10, 2016 he was shot in the back of the head at a Southwest Houston gas station.[45]. He first gained attention freestyling over tapes made by DJ Screw and emerged nationally with a guest appearance on Lil' Troy's "Wanna Be a Baller." On March 1, 2012, T.I. With the hit song, "U Already Know", the album charted the Billboard's list of top R&B and Rap Albums at #45. (Required), You can request being unbanned by clicking. [5], Marcus Lakee Edwards, better known by his stage name Lil' Keke, is an original member of the Southern hip hop collective Screwed Up Click. George Floyd was raised in Houston and briefly rapped with the group in the mid-1990s. 2004's Same Thing Different Day, 2006's Restless, and 2007's Life Goes On followed shortly after. [4] Since his death, DJ Screw has had a considerable influence in the Houston scene, which is sometimes referred to as "Screwston" in his memory. Its most notable members include DJ Screw, Big Hawk, Big Mello, Big Moe, Big Pokey, the Botany Boyz, E.S.G., Fat Pat, Lil' Flip, Lil' Keke, Lil' O, Trae and Z-Ro. Alternative weekly The Houston Press named the 1995 album 3 'n the Mornin' (Part Two) as no. Yungstar (born Patrick Lemon) is a rapper who grew up on the west side of Houston, Texas and began rapping at age ten. In the early 1990s, he began working with DenDen, CEO of Straight Profit Records. More recently in 2010, the S.U.C. Carlos Grace, professionally known as Los or Loco Bush, was a member of the Screwed Up Click and younger brother of Macc Grace.