Today in Hip-Hop: Geto Boys Release ‘We Can’t Be Stopped’

On this day, July 1, in hip-hop history… 1991: Years before Diddy told you that "he won’t stop", Houston, Texas’ Geto Boys were already establishing their steady movement when they dropped their third studio album, We Can't Be Stopped in 1991. Fueled by the classic single, “Mind Playing Tricks on Me,” Willie D., Bushwick Bill and Scarface took CEO J. Prince’s local Rap-A-Lot to the national spotlight. We Can't Be Stopped is the most successful Geto Boys' album, in terms of album sales. The LP peaked at number 24 on the Billboard 200 and was ceritified Platinum by February 1992. The raw energy ...

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