With Krayzie, Layzie, Bizzy, Wish, Flesh, and honorary member Phil Collins, a/k/a Chrome Bone, in their camp, stalwart Cleveland rappers Bone Thugs-N-Harmony were once just one memberDopey? Paisley?shy of the full Snow White. These days, though, the pioneering former superstars spend most of their time watching younger men make money with the style they helped invent: quick-tongued, harmonically suave rap&b that veers from God to guns and back in quadruple time. Though founding member Bizzy Bones estranged, Flesh-n-Bones in a California jail, and Chrome Bones sole cameo will come on the Take Me Homesampling Home, expect the groups remaining three veterans to make their usual energetic case at B.B. Kings for the spot they are owed in raps pantheon.
Sun., March 23, 9 p.m., 2008