All is not well in house of the Wu-Tang Clan, with one of its most prominent members going “on strike” and lashing out at the hip-hop group’s leader, RZA.
RZA Says Wu-Tang Clan Offered $5 Million for Only Copy of ‘The Wu — Once Upon a Time in Shaolin’ Album
“The main theme is music being accepted and respected as art and being treated as such. If something is rare, it’s rare. You cannot get another.”
Everything is not right with the Wu.
Wu-Tang fans ain’t nothing to f*** with.
After releasing “Destiny Bends” when he heard of Paul Walker’s death earlier this month, the Wu-Tang Clan member has followed suit with “Gift of Hope,” a song acknowledging Nelson Mendela’s passing last week.
“I met Paul on the set of the film Brick Mansion, where we talked, laughed, and exchanged ideas of life and fatherhood. I only knew him personally for less than a year, but we knew each other through our work and art.”
In the last week, Earl Sweatshirt has managed to take away much of the mystery behind his highly anticipated album ‘Doris’ from revealing the release date (August 20), the cover art, the tracklist and four songs from the record. Now, he’s shared the complete list of guest stars that lend their voice to his upcoming release.
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While the Disney Animation’s ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ won the weekend box office battle, RZA chopped his way into ticket sales with his directorial debut, ‘The Man With The Iron Fists.’
The RZA reveals the toughest challenge of his career and explains the terms of a Wu-Tang return, twenty years since their debut.