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Last week, the internet was taken by storm with scheduled and unscheduled hip-hop releases. Mac Miller premiered the track “100 Grandkids” off his long-delayed upcoming release, GO:OD AM; Lil B and Chance The Rapper fulfilled their Instagram post’s collaboration promise with the silent release of Free (Based Freestyles Mixtape); and Curren$y, with nothing to gain… More »

Nice job this week, video directors! There were definitely too many good videos this week. I don’t know how I didn’t manage to find room for the A Place To Bury Strangers video where toys melt and burn in extremely satisfying ways, or the Wild Nothing video where Michelle Williams, despite not really doing anything,… More »

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Ol’ Dirty Bastard – “Obey Me”

The late Ol' Dirty Bastard's solo debut Return To The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version turned 20 this year, and his fellow Wu-Tang Clan member…
Chris DeVille | November 11, 2015 - 3:40 pm

Two Men Stabbed At RZA’s House

Early Saturday morning, police responded to a reported double stabbing at the home of Wu-Tang Clan rapper RZA in Millstone, NJ, reported Police said…
Grace Birnstengel | November 8, 2015 - 11:55 am

Watch RZA’s Apple Watch Commerical

Right now, it does not look like the Apple Watch is going to go down in history as a revolutionary piece of consumer electronics. If…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2015 - 11:09 am

Snoh Aalegra – “Emotional (DJ Dahi Remix)” (Feat. Vince Staples)

Snoh Aaelegra is a Persian R&B-leaning singer who grew up in Sweden. She released her debut EP There Will Be Sunshine via Epic last fall…
Caitlin White | June 10, 2015 - 10:24 am

Azealia Banks To Star In 8 Mile-Style Rap Drama Directed By RZA

Add "actress" to Azealia Banks' résumé of rapper, singer, and professional shit-talker. The Hollywood Reporter says that Banks has been tapped to star in It
James Rettig | May 26, 2015 - 9:07 pm

Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge – “Return Of The Savage” (Feat. Raekwon & RZA)

In 2013, Ghostface Killah teamed up with the psychedelic-soul producer and composer Adrian Younge to make Twelve Reasons To Die, a rap opera about a…
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2015 - 9:35 am

RZA Cast In Porn Star Vanessa Del Rio’s Biopic

With his directorial debut The Man With The Iron Fists, the RZA put his stamp on the Hong Kong kung-fu epics of the ’70s, movies…
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2015 - 2:43 pm

RZA Wants You To Go Vegan “For A Better Tomorrow”

Trust RZA to find a way to promote A Better Tomorrow, the forthcoming Wu-Tang Clan reunion album, while talking about something completely unrelated. In this…
Tom Breihan | November 25, 2014 - 9:42 am

Wu-Tang Clan Unveil A Better Tomorrow Bluetooth Speaker

A few months back, the Wu-Tang Clan appeared on The Daily Show and said that their 20th anniversary album, A Better Tomorrow, would be out…
James Rettig | September 30, 2014 - 9:49 pm

Raekwon And RZA Reach Truce

The internal dymanics of the Wu-Tang Clan have always been a fascinating thing, but lately, they’ve been fascinating in the bad way, with Raekwon publicly…
Tom Breihan | May 12, 2014 - 11:51 am

RZA Gives Raekwon 30 Days To Get On Board Or No New Wu-Tang Album

In recent months we've been witness to an escalating feud between Wu-Tang Clan members RZA (who's desperately trying to assemble one last group LP called…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2014 - 3:24 pm

More Wu-Tang Drama: Raekwon Blasts RZA’s “Mediocre Shit,” Goes On Strike

As a rap crew, the Wu-Tang Clan has always been a notoriously chaotic and fractured entity, and no Wu-Tang member has been quicker to criticize…
Tom Breihan | April 17, 2014 - 2:43 pm

Wu-Tang Clan Announce New Album Once Upon A Time In Shaolin, To Be Sold In A Limited Edition Of 1

For a while now, all the far-flung members of the Wu-Tang Clan have been working, with varying levels of enthusiasm, on the troubled group album…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2014 - 2:00 pm

RZA – “Destiny Bends” (Feat. Will Wells) (Paul Walker Tribute)

Over the weekend, the 40-year-old The Fast & The Furious star Paul Walker died, shockingly and tragically, in a fiery car crash. Walker and Wu-Tang…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2013 - 9:27 am

RZA & Interpol’s Paul Banks Are Working On An Album Together

Earlier this year, Interpol frontman Paul Banks released a mostly-instrumental rap mixtape called Everybody On My Dick Like They Supposed To Be. It was bad,…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2013 - 9:31 am

Watch RZA Perform With James Blake At Coachella

Most of Coachella's big surprises happen on the first weekend; by the time the fest gets to its second weekend, everyone knows which guest appearances…
Tom Breihan | April 22, 2013 - 9:36 am

Ghostface Killah – “The Rise Of The Ghostface Killah” Video

Twelve Reasons To Die, Ghostface Killah's new full-length collaboration with producer Adrian Younge, has a conceptual narrative arc about a black mafioso who's betrayed and…
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2013 - 4:58 pm

James Blake – “Take A Fall For Me” (Feat. RZA) & “Every Day I Ran”

Next week, British smarty-pants electronic pop prince James Blake will release his new album Overgrown, and we’ve posted a handful of its songs: “Retrograde,” “And
Tom Breihan | April 4, 2013 - 4:10 pm