Bushwick Bill’s ongoing battle with pancreatic cancer is prompting one last hurrah for the Geto Boys … he’s joining forces with Scarface and Willie D for the legendary rap group’s farewell tour.
TMZ reports the Geto Boys are gearing up to announce their final round of shows … and Bushwick’s cancer diagnosis was the catalyst for the reunion.
The Geto Boys are calling their last tour The Beginning of a Long Goodbye, The Final Farewell … and they’re donating a portion of the proceeds to pancreatic cancer awareness.
Shows in Michigan, Ohio, D.C. and NYC are scheduled for the end of this month … and more shows are in the works.
As was reported … Bushwick Bill is fighting stage 4 pancreatic cancer and is undergoing intensive chemotherapy treatments. He was diagnosed back in February, and told us the news came as a complete shock.
His manager, Jakk Swiss, gave us an update on Bill’s condition … telling us he’s spending lots of time in the studio, working long nights as he puts the finishing touches on a new single.
Scarface says he’s looking forward to performing alongside Willie D and Bushwick for one last go round … but admits it’s gonna be a tearjerker.