Bay Area hip hop group from Oakland, CA. The Luniz were active until 2007. The Luniz had a spot on Tupac's One album - but it never released.
The Luniz is a duo band from Oakland, California. Yukmouth and Numskull are the founding members of the band. The band does rap and produces music of the Hip Hop genre. The duo first released their single “I got 5 on it” in 1995 which was a huge success in many countries across the globe. The rap song became so popular that they cashed the song by making its 3 versions.
The band has not remained free of controversies and has been in several rows with quite a few musicians including “Too Short” and “No Limit”. They have yet released four albums “Operations Stackola” in 1995, “Lunitik Muzik” in 1998, “Silver and Black” in 2002 and finally “We are the luniz” in 2005. Their compilations include “Bootlegs & B-Sides” and “Greatest Hits” in 1997 and 2005 respectively.
Some worth mentioning singles of the band are “I got 5 on it”, “Jus Mee & U”, “Hypnotized” and “Playa Hata”. The rap duo enjoys a considerable fan following. They have a unique style and never fail to entertain their audience. They are destined to have great success in the long run.