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Stream Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge Twelve Reasons To Die II

Next week, Ghostface Killah will release Twelve Reasons To Die II, his third album in eight months after 36 Seasons and his BADBADNOTGOOD collab Sour Soul. It’s also a sequel to 2013’s Twelve Reasons To Die, and here he continues the story he began to tell with cinematic rap composer Adrian Younge two years ago. More »

By: James Rettig / July 3, 2015 - 10:08 am

Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge – “Get The Money” (Feat. Vince Staples)

Wu-Tang legend Ghostface Killah is about to come out with Twelve Reasons To Die II, his third album in about eight months. Like 2013’s original Twelve Reasons To Die, this one is a fantastical rap opera that pairs Ghost up with the soul-funk composer Adrian Younge. We’ve already posted “Return Of The Savage,” with Raekwo… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 22, 2015 - 10:34 am

Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge – “Let The Record Spin” (Feat. Raekwon)

Ghostface Killah teamed up with the cinematic soul bandleader Adrian Younge for the rap opera Twelve Reasons To Die two years ago, and now they’re back with its sequel. Twelve Reasons To Die II is coming next month, and we’ve already posted “Return Of The Savage,” featuring Raekwon and album narrator RZA. And now Ghost… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 10, 2015 - 10:28 am

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 legendary killer who gains his power from 12 vinyl records, or something. It was good! And now they’re doing it again. Ghostface and Younge will release Twelve Reasons To DieMore »

By: Tom Breihan / May 18, 2015 - 9:35 am

Watch Kendrick Lamar Debut New Song In Los Angeles

Kendrick Lamar made a surprise appearance during last night’s Adrian Younge concert at the Regent Theater in Los Angeles. He brought along To Pimp A Butterfly featured player Bilal along with him, and they debuted a new song that Okayplayer says is called “Money Over Love.” You can watch some short Instagram videos of the… More »

By: James Rettig / May 16, 2015 - 12:46 pm

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 murdered and who returns as an avenging, demonic murderous force. The new video for the song “The Rise Of The Ghostface Killah” brings to life the moment where our hero… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 16, 2013 - 4:58 pm

Watch Ghostface Killah Play Fallon With The Roots, Masta Killa, Killah Priest

Next week, Ghostface Killah will release Twelve Reasons To Die, the soul-rap concept album he made with the producer and composer Adrian Younge. Last night, he stopped by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to perform the album track “I Declare War,” and he had a pretty amazing cast of supporting players with him: the Roots,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 9, 2013 - 10:26 am

Stream Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge Twelve Reasons To Die

The producer and composer Adrian Younge put together the excellent fake-vintage blaxploitation score for Black Dynamite and, earlier this year, recorded an album with Delfonics singer William Hart. And for his latest trick, he’s linked with Wu-Tang legend Ghostface Killah to record Twelve Reasons To Die, a new rap opera with a plotline about a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 8, 2013 - 12:18 pm

Ghostface Killah – “The Rise Of Ghostface Killah”

So Wu-Tang master wordsmith Ghostface Killah has just announced the impending release of a new album called Twelve Reasons To Die, which is an excellent title and probably a good indication about whatever’s on this. More encouraging signs: RZA executive-produced the album, and Wu-Tang guys are always better when his presence is flickering in the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 15, 2013 - 3:15 pm