Anel Pla and Mike Connis of S.W.A.P. Management announced that Wu-Tang Clan member, Raekwon has entered into a worldwide publishing administration agreement with Scion Three Music, a division of Memory Lane Music Group. It comes in anticipation of Raekwon The Chef’s long awaited sixth solo album, F.I.L.A. – Fly International Luxurious Art, which is set to be released this fall through Ice H20/Caroline and will feature several guest artist appearances. The hip-hop legend’s solo career that has made him one of the most influential and prolific rappers of our time and from the looks of it he is not about to quit any time soon. With this new administration deal Raekwon is all set for his album to drop this fall.
“Raekwon is a rap legend,” says MLMG President Mark Spier, “He’s been a driving force in the genre since the Hip Hop explosion of the 90s, and we couldn’t be more excited to partner with him.”
With everything else going on the hip-hop God headlined the 10th Anniversary Brooklyn Hip Hop festival alongside Jay Electronica on July 12th and will be kicking off a European tour at the Dour Festival in Dour, Belgium July 17-July 20th and the Rockefeller in Oslo, Norway on August 1st.