69 Boyz

69 Boyz

Biography

69 Boyz is a Miami bass and hip hop group originating from Jacksonville, Florida, but now based largely in Orlando, Florida. The group was initiated by producers C.C. Lemonhead and Jay Ski (of Chill Deal, Quad City DJs and 95 South), and consists of rappers La Shaun Van "Thrill Da Playa" Bryant, Barry "Fast" Wright, Greg "Slow" Thomas, Michael "Quick Skeet" Fisher, Reginald "Busta Nut" Gunderson,and "Rottweiler" Mike Mike. Majority of the members were born in 1969, hence the group name.

The group had success in the summer of 1994 with its first single, "Tootsee Roll", from their debut album "199Quad". The song went platinum and reached number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 9 on the R&B chart. The second single, "Kitty Kitty," peaked at number 55 on the Billboard Hot 100. The band was awarded three Soul Train Music Award nominations in 1995. Their second album, "The Wait is Over", came out in July 1998 and featured the single, "Woof Woof," which was written for the feature film Dr. Dolittle starring Eddie Murphy. The song reached number 31 on the Billboard Hot 100. Their third album, 2069 was released in April 2000 and it featured one single, "How We Roll".

Discography

69 Boyz - 199Quad

69 Boyz - 199Quad

Rip-It Records 1994
69 Boyz - The Wait Is Over

69 Boyz - The Wait Is Over

Atlantic 1998
69 Boyz - 2069

69 Boyz - 2069

Home Bass Entertainment 2000
The 69 Boyz - Trunk Funk 101

69 Boyz - Trunk Funk 101

Thundershot, Home Bass Entertainment 2001

Guest Appearances

C.C. Lemonhead - Bass To Another Level
  • Mad Trickin

C.C. Lemonhead - Bass To Another Level

Attitude Records 1993
Dis 'N' Dat - Bumpin'

Dis 'N' Dat - Bumpin'

Epic Street 1994
Quad City DJ's - Get On Up And Dance
  • Ride That Bass

Quad City DJ's - Get On Up And Dance

Atlantic, Big Beat 1996
Beelow - Ballaholic
  • Wooday

Beelow - Ballaholic

Private I Records, Ballin Records, Universal Records 2000

Compilations

Bad Boys - Music From The Motion Picture
  • Five O, Five O (Here They Come)

Various - Bad Boys - Music From The Motion Picture

Work 1995
D.J. Magic Mike Presents Bootyz In Motion
  • Tootsie Roll

Various - D.J. Magic Mike Presents Bootyz In Motion

Jake Records 1998
Thrill Da Playa Presents The Best Of Homebass Vol. 1
  • Layaway

Various - Thrill Da Playa Presents The Best Of Homebass Vol. 1

Homebass Recordings 1999
Blue Streak - The Album
  • Da Freak

Various - Blue Streak - The Album

Epic 1999
Beelow Presents Paperchasin: Ballers & Shot Callers
  • How We Roll

Various - Beelow Presents Ballers & Shot Callers The Compilation Vol. 1

Ballin Music Group 2000
Luke's Freak Fest 2000
  • Strokin' 69

Various - Luke's Freak Fest 2000

Luke Records, Loud Records 2000
Phat Rap Tracks
  • Bang, Bang, Bang

Various - Phat Rap Tracks

Lil' Joe Records 2000
Booty Essentials 2001
  • Tootsie Roll

Various - Booty Essentials 2001

Lil' Joe Records 2000
Uncle Luke - Scandalous: The All Star Compilation
  • Strokin'

Uncle Luke - Scandalous: The All Star Compilation

Luke Records, Orpheus Music 2002