The term originated during a 1994 live performance by Insane Clown Posse. The fanbase boomed following the release of their third album, Riddle Box, in 1995, leading Insane Clown Posse to write the songs What Is a Juggalo? and Down With the Clown for their 1997 album The Great Milenko.
How did Juggalos get their name?
Who are they? The Juggalos are fans of Insane Clown Posse, a rap group that calls itself the most hated band in the world. The name stems from a 1992 ICP song, The Juggla, and, according to journalist Patrick Flanary, is a term of endearment among the fans.
Why is faygo associated with Juggalos?
Much of what people know about Juggalos boils down to this: They paint their faces like clowns, and they drink something called Faygo. Meanwhile, much of what people know about Faygo can be reduced to the same relationship: Its a soda consumed by people who paint their faces like clowns and call themselves Juggalos.
Do Juggalos like Faygo?
Mainly fans of ICP, many Juggalos drink Faygo, a much-loved root beer local to Detroit where the band comes from. At many of their gigs, the band will throw the soda into the audience, known as Faygo Showers. Lo Love: Short for Juggalo love.