Twiztid is an American hip hop duo from Warren, Michigan. The group is composed of Jamie Spaniolo and Paul Methric, who perform under the respective personas of Jamie Madrox and Monoxide. Twiztid performs a style of hardcore hip hop known as Horrorcore, and have released eight studio albums, one extended play and five compilations.
Twiztid's 1997 debut album, Mostasteless, was originally released independently by Psychopathic. When Insane Clown Posse signed with Island Records, they helped get a deal for Twiztid as well. “Mostasteless” was pulled, and re-released on Island in 1999 with somewhat different track listing. “Mostasteless” peaked at #8 on the Billboard Top Heatseekers chart, and #149 on the Billboard 200.
On October 31, 2000, Twiztid released their second studio album, “Freek Show.”
The album peaked at #51 on the Billboard 200.
In 2002, Twiztid released the extended play “Mirror Mirror.” “Mirror Mirror” peaked at #5 on the Top Independent Albums chart, and #103 on the Billboard 200.
In 2003, Twiztid released its third studio album, “The Green Book.” “The Green Book” peaked at #2 on the Top Independent Charts and #52 on the Billboard 200.
On June 28, 2005, Twiztid released its fourth studio album, “Man's Myth (Vol. 1),” the first half of a double album concluding with “Mutant (Vol. 2),” released the following month.
“Man's Myth” peaked at #4 on the Top Independent Albums chart, #62 on the Top Internet Albums chart and the Billboard 200. “Mutant” peaked at #11 on the Top Independent Albums chart, #80 on the Billboard 200, and #215 on the Top Internet Albums chart.
On July 4, 2007, Twiztid released its sixth studio album, “Independents Day.” The album peaked at #4 on the Top Independent Albums chart, #9 on the Top Rap Albums chart and #57 on the Billboard 200.
On March 17, 2009, Twiztid released its seventh studio album, “W.I.C.K.E.D. (Wish I Could Kill Every Day).” “W.I.C.K.E.D” was Twiztid's highest charting album, peaking at #11 on the Billboard 200, #4 on the Top Rap Albums chart, and #1 on the Top Independent Albums chart. Twiztid's eighth studio album, "Heartbroken & Homicidal," was released on September 21, 2010.