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  1. Martin Shkreli Sells His Rare Wu-Tang Clan Album for $1 Million USDRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 17 | Hypebeast.com

    After placing the rare Once Upon a Time in Shaolin Wu-Tang Clan album he bought two years ago up for sale , Martin Shkreli has sold the album for $1,025,100 USD. Fetching a total of 343 bids, Shrekli bought the album for $2 million USD at an auction and plans to donate half of the sale proceeds despite losing money on the sale.

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  2. Martin Shkreli is in Jail for Threatening Hillary Clinton and His $2M ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Spin

    ... Hillary Clinton's hair at a book tour date for $5,000. In other, more musically relevant news, the legitimacy of the Wu-Tang Clan's Once Upon a Time in Shaolin , which Shkreli purchased for $2 million, is again in question, according to Bloomberg . ...

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  3. Laced Records to Release 'Absolver' Game SoundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | SoundtrackNet

    ... Wintory ( Journey , Abzu , Assassin's Creed Syndicate ) includes a brand new exclusive track co-produced by RZA (Wu-Tang Clan, Afro Samurai). In the lead up to release developer Sloclap and Wintory enlisted the talents of legendary producer and ...

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  4. Is "Once Upon A Time In Shaolin" An Official Wu-Tang Clan Album?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | HipHopDx

    The knotty, complicated and often controversial backstory of Wu-Tang Clan's coveted, one-of-a-kind Once Upon a Time in Shaolin album just got a little bit more, well knotty, complicated and controversial. In a newly published investigative piece by Bloomberg , the publication spoke with a number of those closest to the famed rap group, with all of them suggesting that the 31-track, double CD that was sold to Martin Shkreli - the infamous and widely ostracized former pharmaceutical executive - for $2 million in 2015, is not in fact an official Wu-Tang Clan album.

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  5. Martin Shkreli's $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album may be fakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Salon

    Charter Wu-Tang Clan members including Method Man and U-God claim they did not know it was an official Clan album There has been a new wrinkle in the bizarre, convoluted relationship between so-called "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli and the legendary hip-hop group, the Wu-Tang Clan. The infamous mogul, who is facing a prison sentence for securities fraud and was sent to prison earlier this week for asking Facebook followers to obtain a lock of Hillary Clinton's hair, famously/infamously purchased the sole copy of an album called "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin" in 2015 for $2 million.

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  6. Martin Shkreli's $2 Million Wu-Tang Album Might Not Even Be a Legit AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | Billboard

    After purchasing a one-off Wu-Tang Clan album for $2 million in 2015, disgraced "Pharma Bro" Martin Shrkeli recently put the album up for auction on eBay as a result of the backlash he received since purchasing the rare project. In a shocking turn of events, Bloomberg spoke with several Clan associates who revealed that Shkreli's expensive double-album might not even be an actual Clan release after all.

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  7. The Wu-Tang Album Purchased by Martin Shkreli May Not Be an Authorized ProjectRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 14 | Hypebeast.com

    The highly entertaining Martin Shkreli and Wu-Tang Clan narrative continues. Last week, it was reported that Shkreli listed the highly sought after Once Upon a Time in Shaolin album on eBay , after purchasing the one-of-a-kind release for $2 million USD at an auction a couple of years back.

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  8. Martin Shkreli May Have Paid $2 Million for a Wu-Tang Album That...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Yahoo!

    Pharma bro Martin Shkreli could have been duped into thinking that he's in possession of a Wu-Tang album. Since winning Wu-Tang Clan's Once Upon a Time in Shaolin with a $2 million bid in an auction two years ago, Martin Shkreli has done just about everything to remind us that he's the one in possession of the most expensive album ever sold.

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    Thursday Sep 14 | Yahoo!

    The former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli bought a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album for $2 million at an auction in 2015, but it turns out the album he purchased might not be an official Wu-Tang release. Representatives of two Wu-Tang Clan members told Bloomberg that the album, "Once Upon A Time In Shaolin," was instead a project undertaken by the Moroccan producer Tarik Azzougarh, known as Cilvaringz.

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  10. What's going on Friday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Naama Tsabar, and ambient ensemble Bing & Ruth. Ghostface Killah, Smoke DZA @ Brooklyn Bowl As a member of the Wu-Tang and as a solo artist, Ghostface Killah has classic material dating back to the '90s and he still puts out good work, like his ...

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  11. Martin Shkreli's $2 million Wu-Tang album might not be a Wu-Tang albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of New York, August 3, 2017. Photo / Getty The rapper Killa Sin didn't think he was contributing verses to a Wu-Tang Clan record a few years ago when he stood before a microphone in a hotel room in Staten Island, N.Y. A Moroccan producer known as ...

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  12. Wu-Tang Clan members say the album Martin Shkreli bought for $2...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Wu-Tang Clan members say the album Martin Shkreli bought for $2 million isn't an authorized Wu-Tang album The former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli bought a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album for $2 million at an auction in 2015, but it turns out the album he purchased might not be an official Wu-Tang release. Representatives of two Wu-Tang Clan members told Bloomberg that the album, "Once Upon A Time In Shaolin," was instead a project undertaken by the Moroccan producer Tarik Azzougarh, known as Cilvaringz.

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  13. RZA Is 'Risyn' With Video Game Song, Talks New Wu-Tang AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Billboard

    Fans awaiting new music from Wu-Tang Clan , whose next album drops Oct. 13, can check out the single "Risyn: Rogue Absolver," co-produced by RZA with composer Austin Wintory for the Absolver multiplayer online videogame. "After fans saw the demo at E3 last summer they started tweeting me and said 'Check this out, you should be involved,'" RZA told Billboard earlier this week as he prepped for the release of Wu-Tang: The Saga Continues, which the legendary hip-hop group reconvened to record as their first studio offering since 2014.

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  14. Bidding on - Pharma Bro"s Wu-Tang Album Reaches $1M on eBay...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | SFGate

    Disgraced pharmaceutical exec Martin Shkreli paid a world-record $2 million for the one-of-a-kind CD in 2015 Infamous "pharma bro" Martin Shkreli is almost as good at hocking his possessions on eBay as he is at jacking up the price of critical AIDS-related medication. Less than two days after posting the world's only copy of the Wu-Tang Clan double album "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin" on eBay, bidding on the CD has already passed the $1 million threshold - and there's still eight days left to go.

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  15. Disgraced pharmaceutical boss Martin Shkreli has put the coveted Wu-Tang album on eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    He's been repeatedly described in the media as America's most hated man but Martin Shkreli has something a lot of people want to get their hands on - and he's put it on eBay. The disgraced pharmaceutical executive is selling his coveted single copy of a Wu-Tang Clan album he bought at a blind auction in 2015.

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  16. Martin Shkreli wants to 'bring da ruckus' with Wu-Tang album auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... history? A piece for which he paid $2 million at auction ? "I decided to purchase this album as a gift to the Wu-Tang Clan for their tremendous musical output. Instead I received scorn from at least one of their (least-intelligent) members, and the ...

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  17. 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Lists his Wu-Tang Album on eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | KQED

    Martin Shkreli exits a Brooklyn courthouse after the jury issued a verdict in his case for securities fraud. Shkreli is selling a one-of-a-kind album from the Wu-Tang Clan he purchased in 2015 Martin Shkreli, the "pharma bro" convicted in early August of securities fraud, is claiming he's prepared to sell the sole copy of a one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album.

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  18. Martin Shkreli lists one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang album on eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Martin Shkreli, recently convicted of securities fraud, is selling a one-of-a-kind album by the Wu-Tang Clan on eBay. Martin Shkreli, recently convicted of securities fraud, is selling a one-of-a-kind album by the Wu-Tang Clan on eBay.

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  19. Rae Sremmurd Debuts Interior Art From Their Upcoming Comic BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Hypebeast.com

    Independent comic book publisher Valiant has teamed together with Mississippi-based rap duo Rae Sremmurd to produce Shadowman/Rae Sremmurd #1 alongside the musically-inclined titular hero; take an exclusive look at the book's interior artwork above. This will be Rae Sremmurd's first comic book appearance, it follows a long line of musical acts crossing over into comics like Run DMC , Wu Tang 's Ghostface Killah , Eminem , and more.

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  20. "Pharma Bro" Shkreli auctions one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang albumRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | CBS News

    Ex-pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli is auctioning the only known copy of a Wu-Tang Clan album -- which he bought for $2 million in 2015 -- but wants bidders to know he's not selling it to raise cash. In the eBay auction listing for "Once Upon A Time in Shaolin," Shkreli writes that he has "not carefully listened to the album."

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