1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

the Geto Boys

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by slick519, Mar 14, 2005.

  1. slick519


    Aug 11, 2001
    Salem, Or
    I always despised rap lyrics that really hyped up and portrayed the whole "money cash hoes" lifestyle, but the the geto boys, from the album i have (the resurrection), really shows the ills of this lifestyle, and shows no glory from coming from "the ghetto."

    i kinda wish there were more of these types of groups out there, especially on mtv. Ones who show the ugly truths of gang warfare, as well as giving no glory to the whole "money cash hoes" lifestyle.

    well.. anyone else like the geto boys?

  2. only song i've heard of theirs is from the movie "office space", i think it was "damn it feels good to be a gangsta"
  3. Against Will

    Against Will Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Big Sound Central
    Geto Boys are classic.
  4. I guess Black Star falls into the same category in a way, talking about more serious affairs than the usual "bling bling". I ought to check out the Geto Boys.
  5. Die mother f***ers is a classic.
  6. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Brad (Scarface) is actually is damn good bass player.