Bugz (born Karnail Pitts, January 5, 1978, died May 21, 1999) was an American underground rapper from Detroit, Michigan and a member of the group D12 from 1996 to 1999. He was also a solo hip hop artist. Bugz was also known by his alter-ego "Robert Beck." He released his first EP in 1999 called These Streets EP. Bugz also appeared on DJ Carl's 1999 album The Art of Invisibilty in which he rapped on the "Detroit Detroit" interlude. Most of Bugz's solo work was in 1999, but several recordings from 1999 of him performing with other raps such as 5150 and M.O.B. were released on various album. Bugz's first solo albums called Mr. Obnoxious was released in February, 2000, after his death, with appearences from Eminem, 5150, Proof, Swift, and Bizarre. In 2004, DJ Butter hosted a posthumous mixtape called DJ Butter Presents: Bugz, One Man Mob.
Born Karnail Pitts on January 5, 1978 in Detroit, Michigan, Bugz grew up without a father, his father having abandonned him and the rest of the family while Bugz was young. Bugz rapped about this with Bizarre in the song
- These Streets EP (1999)
- Mr. Obnoxious (LP, 2000)
- DJ Butter Presents: Bugz, One Man Mob (2004)
- The Underground EP with D12 (1996)
- Quiet As Kept Entertainment Presents…Detroit’s Best Kept Secret (1999)
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