Germaine Williams, better known by his stage names Canibus and Can-I-Bus, is a Jamaican-born African-American rapper, actor and member of The HRSMN, Sharpshooterz & Undergods and one-half of T.H.E.M.. Canibus rose to fame in the mid-nineties. Canibus is well known for his extensive vocabulary and vivid imagery, as well as creating intricate rhyme schemes, complex phrases and concepts that he uses in order to provide an artistic depth to his music.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Canibus.


1974 Birth Born on December 9, 1974.


1992 17 Years Old 1 More Event
After completing high school in 1992, he spent a year working for AT&T Corporation and another year as a data analyst for the U.S. Department of Justice. … Read More


1996 - 1997 2 More Events
1998 23 Years Old Canibus' debut album Can-I-Bus was released on September 8, 1998. … Read More
2001 26 Years Old In 2001, Canibus released his third album, C True Hollywood Stories, the title and some of the content deriving from the television show E! … Read More
2002 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Most explanations since the album's release seem to lean towards the latter; when Canibus' new official website,, appeared online towards the end of 2002, the summary of C True Hollywood Stories in the "Merchandise" section called it "an introspective look into the ultimate fan "Stan's" take on the current state of hip hop". … Read More


In January 2007, it was announced that Canibus would release new material in 2007 exclusively on his own imprint, Mic Club Music, in a joint venture with Legion Entertainment and distributed via his former major label, Universal Music Group.
2009 34 Years Old In December 2009, it was announced that Canibus was in the process of releasing his 9th studio album Melatonin Magik.
2010 35 Years Old Melatonin Magik was released on February 09, 2010, to relatively positive reviews, being regarded as one of his most focused efforts yet. … Read More
2011 36 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 2011, it was announced that he would be selling the album through his new website, in order to have more control over promotion and sale.
2012 37 Years Old Canibus completed his first rap battle for King of the Dot on June 9, 2012. … Read More
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