Irish-American hip-hip band House of Pain was formed in Valley Stream, New York, the United States in 1992. The band was founded by rapper Everlast after his brief unsuccessful solo career. The band composed of Everlast, Danny Boy and of DJ Lethal. The band released three albums and in 1996 they split as Everlast decided to go on as a solo artist. Danny Boy founded an art company and DJ Lethal joined a nu metal band Limp Bizkit. House of Pain was quite popular. Their debut self-titled album became multi-platinum. It reached number 14 on the Billboard 200 and number 12 on Top R&B/Hip-hop albums. The hit single Jump Around made the band very popular. The band promoted themselves as strictly Irish-American. For example, their other single was Shamrocks & Shenanigans. From our site, you can download Shamrocks and Shenanigans: The Best of House of Pain and Everlast in mp3.