Juicy J claims the label wanted them to tweak their sound, transitioning from their crunk roots to more pop-oriented material.
Turns out Googoosha is more than just a fresh blast of Central Asian crunk.
But, as Billboard put it, their golden age “faded with the rise of rawer hip-hop sub-genres like crunk and snap.”
exciting and fun; energized as if crazy and drunk
The party will be crunk.
a style of hip-hop or rap music featuring repetitive shouting of phrases accompanied by electronic sound
The first notable crunk single was "Get Crunked Up" by Iconz.
1995; hip-hop and rap usage
by 1999, style of popular music developed in U.S. South in 1990s; often said to be a contraction of crazy drunk. It was used early in a sense of "cool, good."