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What Will Become Of Ja Rule?

I once saw Ja Rule scream "It's Murda!" in an elevator. About 12 years ago, when I'd first moved to New York and gone to…
Tom Breihan | May 3, 2017 - 11:01 am

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NBA YoungBoy Could Be A Huge Rap Star If He Can Stay Out Of Prison

NBA YoungBoy is in jail right now, and he might not come out for the next decade or two. A few weeks ago, Austin police…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2016 - 12:17 pm

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Fat Joe, Remy Ma, & The Dream Of A New York Goon-Rap Renaissance

Most rappers never get a Billboard #1. Jay Z didn't get one until "Empire State Of Mind." Drake still doesn't have one, though that seems…
Tom Breihan | May 4, 2016 - 10:40 am

More Method Man stories

Watch Method Man Tell Seth Meyers About How He Got Donald Trump On His Album

Way back in 1998, Method Man released his sophomore solo album Tical 2000: Judgment Day, and it featured a brief appearance from one Donald Trump.
Tom Breihan | October 6, 2017 - 10:24 am

Martin Shkreli Is In Jail For Threatening Hillary Clinton And His $2M Wu-Tang Album Might Not Even Be A Real Wu-Tang Album

Renowned big pharma fuck boy Martin Shkreli is currently in prison serving time for securities fraud. His initial $5 million bail was revoked Wednesday because…
Grace Birnstengel | September 15, 2017 - 8:24 pm

James Corden’s Rap Battle Spinoff Lines Up Method Man & Hailey Baldwin As Judges

Primetime television is peppered with music competition shows. Drop The Mic, a rap battle rivalry program slated to debut October 26 on TBS, hopes to…
Cathy Applefeld Olson / Billboard | July 31, 2017 - 1:59 pm

Status Ain't Hood

NBA YoungBoy Could Be A Huge Rap Star If He Can Stay Out Of Prison

NBA YoungBoy is in jail right now, and he might not come out for the next decade or two. A few weeks ago, Austin police…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2016 - 12:17 pm

Method Man Writes Christmas-Themed Ghost Rider Comic

Method Man has always been a huge comic book fan; when I interviewed him years ago, he explained that he's the type who has a…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2016 - 10:52 am

Juelz Santana – “Ol’ Thang Back” (Feat. Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss, Method Man, & Redman)

Crusty New York rap-veteran hardheads need to stick together. That's exactly what happens on "Ol' Thing Back," as five different rappers -- all from in…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2016 - 1:02 pm

CL – “Lifted” Video (Feat. Method Man)

The South Korean pop superstar CL recently left the world-conquering girl group 2NE1 to launch an English-language solo career, and while she hasn't taken off…
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2016 - 12:28 pm

Essay

After Empire: What’s The Future Of Hip-Hop On Scripted Television?

The recent announcement that Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson would be developing a single camera comedy called My Friend 50 for FOX was surprising for a…
Al Shipley | December 14, 2015 - 2:38 pm

Method Man – “Straight Gutta” (Feat. Redman, Hanz On, & Streetlife) Video

Anytime Method Man and Redman are onscreen, you should absolutely watch whatever is happening, especially if what's happening is the movie How High. Method Man…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2015 - 3:06 pm

Method Man – “2 Minutes Of Your Time”

In a couple of days, Method Man releases his new solo album The Meth Lab, and he's been in fine form on all the tracks…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2015 - 12:32 pm

Method Man – “The Purple Tape” (Feat. Raekwon & Inspectah Deck)

Method Man has a son named Raekwon, which is about the most adorable statement of crew unity I've ever heard. And as Pitchfork reports, both…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2015 - 10:12 am

Method Man – “Straight Gutta” (Feat. Redman, Hanz On, & Streetlife)

Somehow, Method Man has never released an album called The Meth Lab. But he's working on one now, so expect that oversight to be fixed…
Tom Breihan | July 16, 2015 - 3:20 pm

Method Man – “88 Coupes”

Method Man was the first breakout star in the Wu-Tang Clan, and it's entirely possible that he's rapping with more energy and conviction than anyone…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2015 - 3:18 pm
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