Basehead is an alternative hip hop group headed by Michael Ivey[?], a native of Maryland, United States. He debuted with Plays With Toys[?] (1992, 1992 in music), which became a critical success and college radio hit. Ivey assembled a band and recorded Not in Kansas Anymore[?], which received mixed reviews. Basehead's latest is an album called Faith, from 1996 (see 1996 in music).