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George Clinton talks about his friendship with ODB and argues Wu is the closest thing to Parliament/Funkadelic

The Wu/ODB convo starts just after the 28:00 mark. Kinda sad they interrupt George’s ODB anecdote to ask about whether they were using drugs. On-air talent in hip-hop media is generally pretty terrible with their choice in questions.

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.@Raekwon Reminisces On 1995 and Reflects On Modern Day Hip-Hop

Raekwon reflects on 1995 – The Year of the Purple Tape – and shares his thoughts on hip-hop today, in the video interview above.

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Easy Mo Bee Breaks Down His Relationship With Gza and Rza Pre-36 Chambers

Thankfully, DJ Vlad allows Easy Mo Bee to speak at length rather than interrupting, as Mo Bee breaks down his relationship with Rza and Gza well before “Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)” was recorded (including an explanation regarding how “Shimmy … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio Claims To Be A Wu Fan, But Can’t Name One Member?

When asked to name a favorite Wu member, Senator Marco Rubio (a self-professed Wu fan) demurred, mumbling “tha’ts early 90s stuff” – as if he hasn’t listened to Wu in so long, he can’t remember which member is his favorite? … Continue reading

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Raekwon Builds On How Rza Lost 500 Beats In A Flood

Raekwon builds on how Rza lost 500 beats when his basement flooded and how it affected the Wu movement.

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Raekwon Breaks Down Which Modern Rap Crew Is Most Like Wu

Rae’s answer about which modern crew is closest to Wu starts around the 1:40 mark. You have to salute the Chef for being diplomatic about it, but there’s not gonna be another nine-man crew with six of its members going … Continue reading

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Raekwon Builds On His Upcoming FILA Release

Fly International Luxurious Art (FILA) is slated to drop this month. Rae doesn’t spill the beans on all the guests that will be featured, but he explains how the project has been delayed over two years and explains why above.

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Raekwon Gives Sway In the Morning A Classic Interview

Rae talks about the Wu’s first time in Cali and the early days of the crew with Sway (from the world famous “Wake Up Show”).

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Method Man No Longer Wants To Be Associated With Weed Anymore

This is a 2011 interview, but Meth definitely wanted to dispel the rumor that he’s high all the time and clearly states that he doesn’t solely want to be associated with weed. Totally understandable. I just realized that the baby … Continue reading

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.@Raekwon chops it up with Nitecap’s @IAmPeterBailey on Hip-Hop Culture

Raekwon gets to speak for a solid half hour on his thoughts on hip-hop culture with Peter Bailey of “Nitecap,” including touching briefly on his classic debut album, “Only Built For Cuban Linx” (which is on sale on CD for … Continue reading

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