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The Wu-Tang Clan District Becomes Official in Staten Island

As one of the greatest groups in Hip-Hop history, the legendary Wu-Tang Clan has received every honor imaginable. But the having a district named after them in their hometown of Staten Island has to be at the very top. On Saturday (May 4th), Lawmakers unveiled the Wu-Tang Clan District, which was approved in a unanimous […]

Throwback Hip Hop Track Of The Week: Raekwon’s “Heaven & Hell”

The Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon dropped the widely-regarded hip-hop classic Only Built 4 Cuban Linx… in the summer of 1995 and it spawned several seminal tracks such as “Ice Cream,” “Rainy Dayz” and “Incarcerated Scarfaces.” But it was the smooth, yet haunting sound displayed on “Heaven & Hell” that stood out from the rest. “Heaven & Hell” was […]

Happy Birthday To WTC’s Raekwon The Chef!

On this date in 1970, Wu Tang Clan swordsman and lyrical legend Raekwon The Chef was born in Staten Island, New York. The Staten Island based emcee is one of the Wu’s most celebrated artists, with his Only Built 4 Cuban Linx projects reaching cult like following proprtions. Along with his Wu bloodkin, Rae has […]

Ghostface Killah Stops to Help the Homeless for Halloween

Last week before a free Budweiser sponsored event in Denver, Colorado, Ghostface showed up 10 to 20 minutes late but not for the reason you might think. Ghostface made the promoter stop in downtown Denver so he could hand out $20 bills to every homeless person sleeping on the street. The event was a last […]

Happy Birthday To Raekwon The Chef!

On this date in 1970, Wu Tang Clan swordsman and lyrical legend Raekwon The Chef was born in Staten Island, New York. The Staten Island based emcee is one of the Wu’s most celebrated artists, with his Only Built 4 Cuban Linx projects reaching cult like following proprtions. Along with his Wu bloodkin, Rae has […]