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    Crazy Town

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    Genre:Metal, Alternative
    Rank:2532 history »
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    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1Hollywood Babylon lyrics
    2Players (Only Love You When They're Playing) lyrics
    3Them Days lyrics
    4Intro lyrics
    5You're The One lyrics
    6Lemonface lyrics
    7Born to Raise Hell lyrics
    Drowning lyrics
    9Face The Music lyrics
    10Take It To The Bridge lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    The Gift Of Game [1999]
    2The Brimstone Sluggers [2015]
    3Darkhorse [2002]


    Crazy Town (also known as CxT) is a rap rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1995 by Bret Mazur and Seth Binzer. The band is best known for their 2001 single, "Butterfly", which reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. As a group, they have released two studio albums, The Gift of Game and Darkhorse.
    Mazur and Binzer, who go by the names of Epic and Shifty Shellshock, respectively, started collaborating in 1995. However they did not become serious about releasing any material until much later.By early 1999, Crazy Town consisted of Mazur, Binzer, Rust Epique, James Bradley Jr (aka.JBJ)., Doug Miller, Adam Goldstein (aka DJ AM), and Antonio Lorenzo "Trouble" Valli. Their debut album, The Gift of Game, was released in November 1999, having been recorded earlier that year.
    The release of The Gift of Game was followed by a tour support slot for the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Guitarist Rust Epique left the band while the album was being mixed, and Crazy Town was joined by Kraig Tyler shortly after. The first two singles from The Gift of Game, "Toxic" and "Darkside", were released but failed to chart.In 2000 Crazy Town was signed to tour with Ozzfest, however they were forced to withdraw after only two weeks when Binzer was arrested after he threw a chair through a window while he was drunk.
    Turntablist DJ AM left at this point. Crazy Town then released their third single in 2001, "Butterfly" (which uses samples from Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Pretty Little Ditty"). It reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. After this, DJ AM returned. Soundscan reports 100,000 album sales of The Gift of Game prior to the release of Butterfly, after Butterfly reached number 1 sales exceeded 1.5 million.

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