Layzie Bone

Layzie Bone

Layzie Bone

Biography

Layzie Bone (born Steven Howse on September 23, 1974) is rapper and hip-hop artist known primarily for being a member of the group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. He has also has gone by the names L-Burna and The #1 Assassin. He is the younger brother of fellow group member Flesh-N-Bone. He is also a member of the rap group Bone Brothers and CEO of the record label Harmony Howse Entertainment.

Layzie Bone has also promoted the indie label Mo Thugs Records which he and the rest of Bone originated. He released his first solo album, "Thug By Nature" on March 20, 2001 exactly the same day Bizzy Bone released his second solo album "The Gift". He also has collaborative albums with Young Noble from the The Outlawz and A.K. of Do Or Die, solo albums out such as "It's Not A Game", "The New Revolution", "Cleveland", "How A Thug Was Born", and the upcoming solo album to be announced "Ruthless". Layzie Bone has had a series of albums with Bizzy Bone; "Still Creepin On Ah Come Up" and under the name Bone Brothers entitled: "Bone Brothers", "Bone Brothers 2", "Bone Brothers 3".

In the fall of 2010, Layzie established a new label, Harmony Howse Entertainment. As of 2011, he and Fredro Starr of the Onyx are planning to release a collaborative EP entitled "FireSquad", which is set to be released late 2011. Layzie Bone recently purchased a zoo in California that he plans on expanding with a variety of exotic animals.

Discography

 L-Burna Aka Layzie Bone - Thug By Nature

L-Burna Aka Layzie Bone - Thug By Nature

Ruthless Records 2001
Layzie Bone - Cleveland

Layzie Bone - Cleveland

Mo Thugs Records, Siccness.net 2005
Layzie Bone - It's Not A Game

Layzie Bone - It's Not A Game

Mo Thugs Records, X-Ray Records 2005
Layzie Bone & Bizzy Bone - Bone Brothers

Layzie Bone & Bizzy Bone - Bone Brothers

Koch Records 2005
Layzie Bone & Young Noble - Thug Brothers

Layzie Bone & Young Noble - Thug Brothers

Real Talk Entertainment 2006
Layzie Bone - The New Revolution

Layzie Bone - The New Revolution

B-Dub Records 2006
Layzie Bone - Startin' From Scratch: How A Thug Was Born

Layzie Bone - How A Thug Was Born

Mo Thugs Records, X-Ray Records 2007
Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Bone Brothers 2

Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Bone Brothers 2

Real Talk Entertainment 2007
Layzie Bone - Thugz Nation

Layzie Bone - Thugz Nation

Hi Power Entertainment, PMC Music Group 2008
Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Bone Brothers III

Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Bone Brothers III

Koch Records 2008
Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Still Creepin On Ah Come Up

Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Still Creepin On Ah Come Up

Real Talk Entertainment 2008
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Present Layzie Bone & A.K. 47 - Finally

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Present Layzie Bone & A.K. 47 - Finally

Siccness.net 2008
G'sta & Layzie Bone - We Workin'

The Outlawz Presents G'sta & Layzie Bone - We Workin'

Outlaw Recordz, So Stimulus Entertainment 2009
Layzie Bone & Big Sloan - Thug Twinz

Layzie Bone & Big Sloan - Thug Twinz

Hi Power Entertainment 2009
Layzie Bone - The Bone Collection

Layzie Bone - The Bone Collection

X-Ray Records 2009
Layzie Bone & Bizzy Bone - The Best Of Bone Brothers

Layzie Bone & Bizzy Bone - The Best Of Bone Brothers

Real Talk Entertainment 2010
Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Bone Brothers IV

Bizzy Bone & Layzie Bone - Bone Brothers IV

Siccness.net 2011
Layzie Bone - The Definition

Layzie Bone - The Definition

RBC Records 2011
Layzie Bone - The Meaning

Layzie Bone - The Meaning

RBC Records 2011

Guest Appearances

Mo Thugs - Family Scriptures
  • Thug Devotion

Mo Thugs - Family Scriptures

Mo Thugs Records, Relativity 1996
Flesh-N-Bone - T.H.U.G.S. (Trues Humbly United Gatherin' Souls)
  • Playa Hater

Flesh-N-Bone - T.H.U.G.S. (Trues Humbly United Gatherin' Souls)

Def Jam Recordings 1996
Poetic Hustla'z - Trials & Tribulations
  • Day & Night

Poetic Hustla'z - Trials & Tribulations

Mo Thugs Records, Relativity 1997
Mo Thugs - Family Scriptures Chapter II: Family Reunion
  • Mighty Mo Thug

Mo Thugs - Family Scriptures Chapter II: Family Reunion

Mo Thugs Records, Relativity 1998
Fat Joe - Don Cartagena
  • Good Times

Fat Joe - Don Cartagena

Atlantic 1998
Gold - In A Race Against Time
  • Free Your Mind

Gold - In A Race Against Time

Palu Records 1998
D.J. U-Neek - Ghetto Street Pharmacist
  • Murda Murda

D.J. U-Neek - Ghetto Street Pharmacist

Thump Street Records 1999
Krayzie Bone - Thug Mentality 1999
  • The War Iz On

Krayzie Bone - Thug Mentality 1999

Ruthless Records, Mo Thugs Records, Relativity 1999
Flesh-N-Bone - 5th Dog Let Loose
  • If You Could See

Flesh-N-Bone - 5th Dog Let Loose

Koch Records 2000
Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E. - Mafia Lifestyle
  • Mafia Lifestyle

Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E. - Mafia Lifestyle

S.M. Records 2000
TQ - The Second Coming
  • One Day

TQ - The Second Coming

Epic, Clockwork Entertainment 2000
Snoop Dogg Presents Doggy's Angels - Pleezbaleevit!
  • Pleezbaleevit!

Snoop Dogg Presents Doggy's Angels - Pleezbaleevit!

TVT Records 2000
Jahari - Big Shotz
  • Accused

Jahari - Big Shotz

Success Records 2000
Caz - Thundadome
  • Headknockas

Caz - Thundadome

Glasshouse Records 2000
Mo Thugs - The Movement
  • Be Free

Mo Thugs - The Movement

CNR Records, D3 Entertainment 2003
Twiztid - The Green Book
  • Hydro

Twiztid - The Green Book

Psychopathic Records 2003
Bizzy Bone - The Beginning And The End
  • Head To The Ground

Bizzy Bone - The Beginning And The End

7 Sign Record 2004
Play-N-Skillz - The Process
  • Represent

Play-N-Skillz - The Process

Universal Records 2004
Poetic Hustla'z - Poetic Hustla'z
  • Day & Night

Poetic Hustla'z - Poetic Hustla'z

Bottom Up Records 2004
Caz - Hood Hitz 2004
  • Caught Up

Caz - Hood Hitz 2004

Glasshouse Records 2004
Krayzie Bone - Gemini: Good Vs. Evil
  • Get'chu Twisted (Remix)

Krayzie Bone - Gemini: Good Vs. Evil

Ball'r Records 2005
Bruce Hathcock - It's Your World
  • It's Your World

Bruce Hathcock - It's Your World

Bone Thug Records 2005
Mr. Criminal - Stay On The Streets
  • From The 216 To The 213

Mr. Criminal - Stay On The Streets

B-Dub Records 2006
Bizzy Bone - Thugs Revenge
  • Ridin In The Streets

Bizzy Bone - Thugs Revenge

Thump Records, B-Dub Records 2006
Skant Bone - 4 Seasonz
  • Smokin' On Information

Skant Bone - 4 Seasonz

Galaxy Entertainment 2006
Yukmouth & Killa Klump - Killa Thugs
  • Big Wheels

Yukmouth & Killa Klump - Killa Thugs

Dopegame, Rah Muzic 2006
Caz - Undisputed Neighborhood King
  • Intro

Caz - Undisputed Neighborhood King

Mo Thugs Records 2006
Westside Bugg - The Roach Motel
  • Run It

Westside Bugg - The Roach Motel

Native Records, Inc. 2006
Thin C - Street Bombs, Vol. II
  • Mo Thug Love

Thin C - Street Bombs, Vol. II

Taiste Makers Global, Mo-Thugs Records 2006
Mr. Criminal - Ryder Muzic
  • She's A Freak

Mr. Criminal - Ryder Muzic

Hi Power Entertainment, PMC Music Group 2007
Mo Thugs Soldiers
  • Live To Let Go

Mo Thugs Soldiers

Mo Thugs Records 2007
Yukmouth - Lord Of War
  • I'm Good

Yukmouth - Lord Of War

Smoke-A-Lot Records, Siccness.net 2007
Lil' Flip Presents Lootenant - Second In Charge
  • She's A Freak

Lil' Flip Presents Lootenant - Second In Charge

Hi Power Entertainment, PMC Music Group 2008
Keith Murray - Puff Puff Pass
  • Put Ya Hands Up

Keith Murray - Puff Puff Pass

Siccness Records 2008
Bizzy Bone - Back With The Thugz Part 2
  • Coming Soon

Bizzy Bone - Back With The Thugz Part 2

Hi Power Entertainment 2009
Krayzie Bone Presents The Bum Keef G
  • Cleveland To Cali

Krayzie Bone Presents The Bum Keef G

PMC Music Group, Hi Power Entertainment 2009
Bizzy Bone & Papillon Bandana - Destination Ailleurs
  • Question Difficile

Bizzy Bone & Papillon Bandana - Destination Ailleurs

L2K Calidad 2010
Cartune Netwerk Presents C-Bo - West Coast Mafia Music
  • Thug Lordz

Cartune Netwerk Presents C-Bo - West Coast Mafia Music

Ca$hville Records 2010
Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told
  • Better Way

Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told

Suburban Noize Records 2011
Bizzy Bone & A.C. Killer - Countdown To Armageddon
  • Organization Of Thugs

Bizzy Bone & A.C. Killer - Countdown To Armageddon

101 Distribution 2011
Bizzy Bone - The Bone Collector Vol. 2
  • Thug Music

Bizzy Bone - The Bone Collector Vol. 2

Thump Records 2011
Flesh N' Bone - Blaze Of Glory
  • Fallin'

Flesh N' Bone - Blaze Of Glory

RBC Records 2011
Cno Squad - Cno Or Die: Criminal Nation Organization Vol. 2
  • Ghetto.

Cno Squad - Cno Or Die: Criminal Nation Organization Vol. 2

Only One MGT, LLC 2012
Decadez - Operation Money
  • Put Your Click Up

Decadez - Operation Money

Sick Wid It Records, 3030 Records 2012
Joseph Junior - Ear Wax
  • Retro Cypher

Joseph Junior - Ear Wax

Young King Nation 2015
Spice 1 - Haterz Nightmare
  • Sidelines

Spice 1 - Haterz Nightmare

Thug World Music Group 2015
Mr Shadow & The Raskal - Street Bangerz
  • Royalty

Mr Shadow & The Raskal - Street Bangerz

Rufflife Recordz 2015
Dopey - Denver's #1 Stoner
  • Till I'm Paid

Dopey - Denver's #1 Stoner

Not On Label 2015
Oside Blaze - The WestCoast Mexican
  • Overdose

Oside Blaze - The WestCoast Mexican

Mad Plugz 2017
Kolor Blind Souljas - Kolor Blind Turf'n
  • Purple Haze

Kolor Blind Souljas - Kolor Blind Turf'n

Not On Label 2017

Compilations

From Cleveland 2 Cali
  • Judged By 12, Then Carried By 6

Various - From Cleveland 2 Cali

G-N-T Entertainment 1998
Turf Stories
  • All My Family

Various - Turf Stories

C-Note Records, Ruthless Records 1999
Rimshop Presents N.E.W.S. North East West South
  • Something About Your Pimpin'

Various - Rimshop Presents N.E.W.S. North East West South

Rimshop Records, Platinum Entertainment 1999
Held Up (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
  • Held Up

Various - Held Up (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Spot Music Group 2000
Cool Dre Presents Hits 4 The New Millenium
  • Free Your Mind

Various - Cool Dre Presents Hits 4 The New Millenium

D.R.E. Records, Knockout Entertainment 2000
Damizza Presents Where I Wanna Be
  • Lord What I Have Done?

Various - Damizza Presents Where I Wanna Be

London-Sire Records 2000
Layzie Bone Presents Mo Thugs III: The Mothership
  • Everything Green

Layzie Bone Presents Mo Thugs - Mo Thugs III: The Mothership

Koch Records 2000
Various - Nationwide 2 Ghetto Pass: The Compilation
  • Ride & Roll

Various - Nationwide 2 Ghetto Pass: The Compilation

UAN Music 2000
Monsters Of The Midway: The Motion Picture Soundtrack
  • Midwest Invasion

Various - Monsters Of The Midway: The Motion Picture Soundtrack

Darkside Productions 2001
Snakepit Records Presents Westside Bad Boys 2: Bay 2 L.A.
  • Throw It Up

Various - Westside Bad Boys 2: Bay 2 L.A.

Snake Pit Records 2002
AC The Promoter - AC The Promoter Presents
  • Neva Stop

AC The Promoter - AC The Promoter Presents

AC The Promoter Ent. 2005
Various - French Braids Presents Past And Present Hitz 2000-2005
  • Thugaz

Various - French Braids Presents Past And Present Hitz 2000-2005

French Braids Entertainment 2005
Dopegame 4
  • I'm Good (Remix)

Various - Dopegame 4

Rah Muzic 2006
Smoke Fest: Come Smoke With Us
  • Bonus Track

Various - Smoke Fest: Come Smoke With Us

B-Dub Records, Hi Power Entertainment 2006
Layzie Bone & Mo Thugs Presents 100% Pure Thug Tour
  • Drop Top Town

Various - Layzie Bone & Mo Thugs Presents 100% Pure Thug Tour

X-Ray Records 2006
Court-Dog Presents Steel Here Movie Soundtrack
  • Steel Here

Various - Court-Dog Presents Steel Here Movie Soundtrack

D-Boy Records 2006
Hustle Hard (The All Star Movie Soundtrack)
  • Gangsta Gangsta

Various - Hustle Hard (The All Star Movie Soundtrack)

Destination Worldwide 2008
Mr. Capone-E - Love Jams
  • You Need A Thug In Your Life

Mr. Capone-E - Love Jams

Hi Power Ent. 2008
Thug Life X - Apocalypse
  • Hold It Down

Thug Life X - Apocalypse

Calisas Hollywood Records 2009
Various - Best Of Real Talk Ent.: 2003-2010 Vol. 2
  • Man Up

Various - Best Of Real Talk Ent.: 2003-2010 Vol. 2

Real Talk Entertainment 2011
Various - Big Caz Presents Family Scriptures, Vol. 2
  • Baby Come Back

Various - Big Caz Presents Family Scriptures, Vol. 2

Mo Thugs Records 2013
Various - Big Caz Presents Pounding, Vol. 1
  • Ride Wit Me

Various - Big Caz Presents Pounding, Vol. 1

Mo Thugs Records 2013
Smigg Dirtee - The Resume 3 (Bac 2 The Features)
  • Mo Murda II

Smigg Dirtee - The Resume 3 (Bac 2 The Features)

Teamwork Music 2013
Various - Highway Bangers 1
  • Tonight

Various - Highway Bangers 1

Mo Thugs Records 2013
Various - Mo Thugs Presents Real WestCoast OG's
  • Headknoccas

Various - Mo Thugs Presents Real WestCoast OG's

Mo Thugs Records 2014
Various - Serious Pimp Records, Vol. 1
  • Ask Me

Various - Serious Pimp Records, Vol. 1

Serious Pimp Records 2014
Various - Pounding # 2
  • Cruisin

Various - Pounding # 2

Mo Thugs 2015
Cricet - The Best Of Cricet Features, Vol. 1
  • Anything

Cricet - The Best Of Cricet Features, Vol. 1

Acerz Music Group 2015
Various - Head Knocka
  • Head Knockas

Various - Head Knocka

Mo Thugs Records 2016
Various - Reppin My Rag
  • Thug Luv (Remix)

Various - Reppin My Rag

Mo Thugs Records 2016