Tag Archives: Raekwon

.@GhostfaceKillah releases his first single, featuring @Raekwon @MastaKilla and @Cappadonna for his Bronze Tapes remix project

If you look closely at the artwork, it looks like the iconic Snow Beach pullover that Raekwon rocked in the “Can It Be All So Simple” video had some influence here (although the color pattern is different).

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.@UGodofWuTang brings a new flamer with @INSpectahDeckWu and @Raekwon

U God, Rae and Deck kill this and newcomer Jackpot Scotty brings a solid verse too. Scratches by Statik Selectah.

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.@Raekwon crafts an awesome flip of @BizMarkie classic “Nobody Beats The Biz”

The Wu’s love for classic 80s rap is well known, so it should come as no surprise when Raekwon tears it up over a chop of the same sample that Biz rhyming over for “Nobody Beats The Biz.” Listen above.

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.@Noreaga and @DJEfN interview @MethodMan @MathematicsWu @Cappadonna @UGodofWuTang @RealMastaKilla and @Raekwon

Meth breaks down a lot of history in this interview, but U-God, Mathematics, and Cappa add on as well. Masta Killa comes in about 30 minutes into the interview. Raekwon comes in about an hour and a half into the … Continue reading

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.@RocknessMonsta teams with @Raekwon @RasKass and @LasAmericanBBoy on a ferocious new track, “Declaration”

This is a classic pass-the-mic styled track where the spitters go back-to-back over some hard drums, a/k/a that classic boom bap. Like Rockness’s other Wu collab (“Camp Wu”), this track will be featured on Rockness Monsta (of Heltah Skeltah)’s first … Continue reading

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.@Rza @Raekwon @UGodofWuTang and @InspectahDeckWU reminisce on @ProdigyMobbDeep #RIPProdigy

  Legends saluting a fallen legend…

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Almost 1,500 Children Were Named @Raekwon Between 1995-1999 including Miami Dolphins rookie @Kwon_daTRUTH

ESPN ran a fascinating story on freshly drafted Miami Dolphins rookie Raekwon McMillan, who was named after Wu-Tang general Raekwon. The story also touches on the fact that almost 1500 children were named Raekwon in the United States between 1995 … Continue reading

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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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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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Ghostface On His Quran-Inspired Unreleased Jay-Z Guest Verse

Both Rae and Ghost were supposed to be featured on Jay-Z track “Heaven” off of his last album (“Magna Carta, Holy Grail“) and Ghost explains in the video above why his verse did not appear.

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