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Botany Boyz are a rap group from Houston, Texas, United States. They are the owners of the labels Big Shot Records and Plat-Num Productions.

Contents

1 History 2 Members

2.1 Current members 2.2 Past members

3 Discography

3.1 Studio albums 3.2 Extended plays 3.3 Solo projects

4 References

History[edit] One of the foremost contributors to the Houston screw scene, the Botany Boyz were part of the Screwed Up Click in the early to mid 1990s. The group name is a reference to Botany Lane in the Cloverland area of Houston
Houston
where they resided. Their first album, Thought of Many Ways, was released on their own label, Big Shot Records, in 1997; its follow-up, Forever Botany, was released in 1999 and managed to crack the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop charts at #99 in 2000[1] as the Houston
Houston
rap scene became more popular across the US. Since then, the members have concentrated more on solo projects, with C-Note being the most successful. The Botany Boyz were featured on the platinum selling Sittin' Fat Down South, with the single "Chop, Chop, Chop" produced by legendary southern producer Bruce "Grim" Rhodes. Members[edit] Current members[edit]

B.G. Duke C-Note D-Red Will-Lean

Past members[edit]

Big D-E-Z B.G. Gator (deceased) Lil' 3rd Lil' Head

Discography[edit] Studio albums[edit]

Thought of Many Ways (1997) Forever Botany (2000)

Extended plays[edit]

Smokin N' Leanin (1995)

Solo projects[edit]

C-Note - Third Coast Born (1999) C-Note - Third Coast Born 2000 (2000) D-Red - Smokin' & Lean'n 2000 (2000) Will-Lean - The Chemist (2000) C-Note - Street Fame (2003) D-Red - Still Smokin' & Leanin' Vol. 1 (2004) C-Note - Network'n (2006) Will-Lean - Mr. Triple Beam (2010) C-Note - Birds Vs Words (2016)

References[edit]

^ Billboard, Allmusic.com

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Screwed Up Click

Groups

ABN Botany Boyz

Members

Big Hawk Big Mello Big Moe Big Pokey C-Note DJ Screw E.S.G. Fat Pat Lil Flip Lil' Keke Lil' O Trae tha Truth Z-Ro

See also

Chopped and screwed Lil' Flip discography Trae tha Truth
Trae tha Truth
discography Z-Ro
Z-Ro
discography

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