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Happy 50th Birthday to Wu-Tang Clan’s Masta Killa!

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On this date in 1970, the Wu-Tang Clan’s Jamel Irief was born in Brooklyn, New York and as fate would have it, morphed into being the most inconspicuous member of the legendary Wu-Tang Clan. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Many emcees, DJs, and entertainers, in general, have an almost miraculous story of how they got […]

[WATCH] RZA Teams Up With Good Humor to Replace Racist Ice Cream Truck Tune

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Just in time before the end of the summer, Wu-Tang Clan super-producer RZA is collaborating with Good Humor Ice Cream company to circumvent the problematic ice cream jingle, “Turkey in the Straw” due to its racist roots. This jingle has rung throughout our communities for decades, perpetuating the subtle roots of negativity and hatred towards […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Raekwon’s Infamous ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx’ Album AKA “The Purple Tape” Turns 25 Years Old!

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Exactly a quarter century ago, one of the greatest conceptual albums in the history of Hip Hop was released. Raekwon The Chef released his debut album, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx, guest starring his right hand man, Ghostface Killah aka Tony Starks. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Released on the Loud/RCA imprint and produced exclusively […]

Happy 50th Birthday To Wu Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killaaaaaahhh!!!

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On this day in 1970, rapper/actor Dennis Coles aka Ghostface Killah was born. The chamber of eccentricity comes almost exclusively from Tony Starks, who has been compared to the likes of Slick Rick with his signature, six inch high eagle bracelet and other excessively gaudy jewels. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information At the foundation of […]

[WATCH] Ol’ Dirty Bastard Mini-Doc “Unique: ‘Return to The 36 Chambers’ 25 Years Later”

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Amazon Music celebrates the 25th anniversary of Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s landmark debut solo album Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version with “Unique: ‘Return to The 36 Chambers’ 25 Years Later”. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Released on March 28th, this documentary traces ODB’s rise from unsigned hype to household name alongside the legendary […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Ol’ Dirty Bastard Released ‘Return Of The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version’ 25 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip-Hop history, Wu-Tang Clan’s Ol’ Dirty Bastard released his debut solo LP, Return of the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version. Released by Elektra Records, Return of the 36 Chambers was only the second solo LP by any Wu-Tang member. Largely produced by fellow Wu-Tang emcee RZA, the album had a mostly positive commercial reception. […]

Mother Of Wu Tang Clan’s Cappadonna Passes Away

According to a confirmed report from sources close to the Clan, The Northstar Group/The Source Magazine regrets to report the news that the mother of Cappadonna of the Wu Tang Clan has passed away. Sadly, she died the day after The Pillage rapper’s birthday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Ms. Linda Hill, who his most […]

Happy 49th Birthday to Wu-Tang Clan’s Method Man!

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On this date in 1971, the Shaolin Island emcee who was virtually named after the term “John Blaze”, was born in Long Island, New York. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Admired for his unique voice and witty lyrics, Method Man is known for his one of a kind sound. The Long Island-born/Staten Island bred rapper […]

Men Who Posed as Wu-Tang Clan Members Scammed Hotels for More Than $100K in Atlanta

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Two men were arrested after they posed as members of the Wu-Tang Clan in three different five star Georgia hotels, totaling over $100K in goods and services. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Aaron Barnes-Burpo and Walker Washington told hotel management at the Georgian Terrace Hotel and Hyatt Regency in Atlanta that hey were WTC members […]

[RECAP] Wu Tang Clan, Mary J. Blige, Lil Kim And More Shut Down A Sold Out Radio City Music Hall For The “Loud Experience” 25th Anniversary

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Steve Rifkind couldn’t have imagined that his idea for Loud Records would evolve into all of this. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Loud Records has had a foothold in the Hip-Hop game over the span of three decades and the turnout at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall was proof of the impact that the iconic […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Wu-Tang Clan Dropped “C.R.E.A.M.” Single 26 Years Ago

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On this date in 1994, the legendary Staten Island, NY collective known as the Wu-Tang Clan released one of the crew’s most memorable songs to date; “C.R.E.A.M.(Cash Rules Everything Around Me)” from their debut album Enter The 36 Chambers. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Recorded in Firehouse studios in NYC, Wu-Tang Clan leader/advisor The RZA […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: Ghostface Killah’s ‘Supreme Clientele’ LP Turns 20!

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On this date at the turn of the millennium, Ghostface Killah of the legendary Wu-Tang Clan released his second full-length album, Supreme Clientele. This album was the anticipated four-year follow-up to his critically acclaimed Iron Man debut. According to critics, this album has been ranked as Ghost’s best album to date. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more […]

Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon The Chef Turns 50!

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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 proportions. Along with his Wu bloodkin, Rae has appeared on every […]

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