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GS Boyz (explicitly G-Spot Boyz) are an American hip hop group from Arlington, Texas, formed in 2005. The group gained national popularity and sold over 1 million records under Sony Music, RCA Records, and MWN Music Group after nationally distributing their debut single "Stanky Legg," which was independently released in September 2008 by Todd J. Alexander, the Founder of MWN Music Group.

GS Boyz
Also known asG-Spot Boyz
OriginArlington, Texas, United States
GenresHip hop, snap music, crunk
Years active2005 — Present

The Official GS Boyz released a new single in September 2017 titled: "Off Top".

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BiographyEdit

The members of GS Boyz were friends at Bowie High School in Arlington.[1] GS Boyz had many regional hits in its early stages, including "Hit the G-Spot", "Twisted", "He Don't Deserve You", and "First Time.",[2] signed to Yung Joc's label Swagg Team Entertainment in November 2008.[3] Before signing with a major label, the group's debut single "Stanky Legg" peaked at #49 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #7 on the Hot Rap Tracks chart. Its music video topped the countdown on BET's 106 & Park in February 2009.[2] The group also released a remix of "Stanky Legg" with Trina.[2] "Stanky Legg" is based on a dance movement from Dallas TX .[4]

According to Shaheem Reid of MTV News, the "Stanky Legg" dance is part of Dallas's "D-Town Boogie" scene. The GS Boyz performed the dance on Snoop Dogg's talk show on MTV, Dogg After Dark.[4] They asserted to the world that they compose more than only "dance songs".[1] .

DiscographyEdit

MixtapesEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Single Peak chart positions Certifications
US[5] US R&B[5][6] US Rap[7]
2008 "Stanky Legg" 49 17 7
2009 "Booty Dew" 62
2011 "Falling Down"
"I Wanna C Ya (Whoop! Da D Doo)"
"Lovin So Good"
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Awards and nominationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Reid, Shaheem (2009-03-05). "GS Boys Say There's More To Them Than 'Stanky Legg'". MTV News. Retrieved 2009-06-24.
  2. ^ a b c Birchmeier, Jason (2009). "GS Boyz - Biography". allmusic. Retrieved June 12, 2010.
  3. ^ "Yung Joc Signs The GS Boys to Swagg Team Label".
  4. ^ a b Reid, Shaheem (2009-02-27). "GS Boys' 'Stanky Leg' Brings Dallas Hip-Hop Front And Center". MTV News. Retrieved 2009-06-24.
  5. ^ a b Concepcion, Mariel (July 23, 2009). "GS Boyz: 'Stanky' Video Dance Lesson". Billboard. Retrieved June 12, 2010.
  6. ^ "GS Boyz - Chart History - R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-08-29.
  7. ^ "Rap Songs". Billboard. April 11, 2009. Retrieved June 12, 2010.
  8. ^ "RIAA – Gold & Platinum: "GS Boyz"". Recording Industry Association of America. Archived from the original on February 25, 2013. Retrieved August 31, 2011.
  9. ^ "2009 BET Award nominees (May 13, 2009)". Archived from the original on 2009-09-16. Retrieved 2009-05-13.