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Based in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony was one of the most successful 90s rap outfits to break into the mainstream. Formed in the early 90s by Layzie Bone (Steven Howse, 23 September 1975, Cleveland, Ohio, USA), Bizzy Bone (b. Bryon Anthony McCane, 12 September 1976, Columbus, Ohio, USA), Krayzie Bone (b. Anthony Henderson, 17 June 1973, Cleveland, Ohio, USA), Wish Bone (b. Charles Scruggs, 17 February 1975, Cleveland, Ohio, USA) and Flesh-N-Bone (b. Stanley Vernell Howse, 10 June 1974, Cleveland, Ohio, USA), they were signed and nurtured by the founder of Ruthless Records, the late Eazy-E. (Their early material, billed as B.O.N.E. Enterpri$e, was released on 1993s Faces Of Death collection without the groups consent).
The groups initial impact was astounding, even within a musical genre associated with a fast turnover of star acts. Their 1994 EP Creepin On Ah Come Up, featuring Foe Tha Love Of $,...