Crunchy Black (born Darnell Carlton) is a rapper and dancer from Memphis, Tennessee, and was once a core member of the Oscar winning hip hop group Three 6 Mafia. Crunchy is known for his dancing "G-Walking".
According to an article in Ozone Magazine[cite this quote], Crunchy Black said that half of the songs used for Three 6 Mafia's last album Most Known Unknown were originally for his album and he was not getting paid for it. He stated that he had to pay for his own travel and hotel expenses, he was not allowed to go into business meetings with his lawyer, and that Three Six Mafia was behind shady business practices with his money. Crunchy Black's debut solo album from Three 6 Mafia entitled On My Own was released on September 19, 2006 Crunch said this was not his album. Crunchys second solo album From Me To U is being put out without his permission. Crunch is working on what he feels is his first solo Money Mask the release date is unknown as Crunchy is not signed to any record label right now but is in talks with a few.