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  1. Preview: Ghostface Killah with RaekwonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Best of New Orleans

    Wu-Tang completists have a new Holy Grail: The years-in-the-making, Cher-guest-starring, single-copy only double LP The Wu - Once Upon a Time in Shaolin , exclusively hyped by Forbes as having "the potential to spawn a shift in the way music is consumed and monetized," by mastermind RZA as "like somebody having the scepter of an Egyptian King," and by Method Man as "f - k that album, straight up." Ghostface Killah, who over the past 20 years has emerged as the most nuanced Wu soloist, took a more neutral stance in April: "I guess we'll be here forever," Ghost told CBC Music.


  2. New albums: Ghostface Killah/Adrian Younge; Lianne La Havas; FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burlington Times News

    "No more DeLucas, the rise of the new day," Ghostface Killah raps on "Life's a Rebirth," relishing the idea of wiping the earth clean of the fictional 1970s crime family who square off with New York gangster Lester Kane in this second rap opera overseen by gifted producer Adrian Younge. Do I really want to give a positive review to a project in which the favorite spectator sport is to "watch DeLucas blood getting spilled," as Ghostface, joined by Vince Staples, proclaims on "Get the Money"? Yes.


  3. Hear Danny Brown and Clams Casino's Woozy 'Worth It'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    ... coming weeks will see new cuts by Flying Lotus, Sia, Skrillex, Run the Jewels, Chromatics, DOOMSTARKS (the Ghostface Killah/MF Doom collaboration) and more.


  4. Raekwon Reflects On 20th Anniversary of "Only Built 4 Cuban Linx"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HipHopDx

    Raekwon is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his debut solo album, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx with a tour featuring Ghostface Killah . The rappers grew up together and have inspired each other throughout their careers.


  5. Concert Review: Raekwon & GhostfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | LEO Weekly

    In an interview that I caught on MTVU a few years ago, an aspiring, college-aged journalist asked Ghostface Killah what it was like post-show. The kid asking the question obviously expected some remarkable tale of debauchery, but Ghost just answered that he went to bed, or rather, "I'm looking for that pillow, son."


  6. Only Built 4 Cuban Linx Turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Stereogum

    At this past year's Coachella festival, Raekwon and Ghostface Killah, the only heritage rappers on the whole weekend's bill, came out to a loud mid-afternoon reception on one of the two main stages. But when they told the crowd that they'd be performing all of Rae's 1995 album Only Built 4 Cuban Linx , I don't think they got the response they wanted.


  7. Raekwon Answers 20 Questions for the 20th Anniversary of 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Spin

    ... dialogue and an imagistic grandiloquence that honed in on brands like Cristal, which Rae (and the co-billed Ghostface Killah) helped popularize among rappers. Nas' guest turn on the track "Verbal Intercourse" rerouted the first half of his career ...


  8. Raekwon, Ghostface Killah at Minglewood HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... Deli in 2012). But no Wu-Tang Memphis appearance has had more hype than next Friday's show that features Ghostface Killah and Raekwon at Minglewood Hall. The duo is touring in support of the 20th anniversary of Only Built 4 Cuban Linx , the ...


  9. Raekwon and Ghostface Killah Celebrate 20 Years of Only Built 4 Cuban Linx at Marathon Music WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Nashville Scene

    "Can we get a round of applause for us being in the business for 20 years?" Those were Raekwon the Chef's words to the crowd at Marathon Music Works midway through his set with Ghostface Killah on Tuesday night. It's been almost exactly two decades since the release of Raekwon's Only Built 4 Cuban Linx , aka The Purple Tape, one of the first post- 36 Chambers solo records from a Wu-Tang member, and a record that heavily features the inimitable Ghostface.


  10. Hip Hop Week In Review: Ghostface Killah, Kendrick Lamar & DrakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | HipHopDx

    Ghostface Killah threatens to "gut" Action Bronson and Blood and Crip gang members react to Kendrick Lamar's Reebok sneakers. This week, Ghostface Killah threatened Action Bronson in light of Bronsolino's recent comments towards him regarding his current rapping ability.


  11. It's Time to Get Real About Racial Diversity in ComicsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Wired

    Earlier this month, Marvel Comics announced a series of variant covers that put a superhero twist on the art of iconic rap albums like De La Soul's 3 Feet High and Rising , Dr. Dre's The Chronic , and 50 Cent's Get Rich or Die Tryin' . On its face, this was another love letter in the long relationship between hip-hop and comics; from Jean Grae to Ghostface Killah , rappers have taken on superhero identities, and Last Emperor's 1997 song "Secret Wars, Pt.


  12. Meek Mill says Drake doesn't write his own songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a verse somebody wrote I would do the same thing! No shade to hov! In other rap battle news, Wu-Tang member Ghostface Killah released a video containing a tirade of abuse about fellow rapper Action Bronson, who is often referred to as having been ...


  13. Meek Mill slams Drake, accuses him of using ghostwritersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... on Drake tracks. Drake's not the first to face allegations of collaborating on rhymes. Wordsmiths such as Ghostface Killah, Kanye West, Dr. Dre and Nas have all been rumored to hire what in any other field would be called writing partners. Labelmate ...


  14. And Now, Meek Mill Is Throwing Shots At Drake And Safaree SamuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    It just hasn't been safe out there this week. First, Ghostface Killah destroyed Action Bronson over some Teddy Pendergrass.


  15. What's going on Wednesday? (Modest Mouse, Cold Cave, Jill Scott,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Brooklynvegan

    ... there might be some cross-polination onstage as well at this night of dark, twisted postpunk. Raekwon & Ghostface Killah @ The Paramount Raekwon's timeless debut solo album, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx , turns 20 this summer and in celebration of that, ...


  16. Azelia Banks Wants Ghostface Killah/action Bronson ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 |

    Bronson upset the veteran during a recent appearance on ESPN show SportsNation when he criticised the hip-hop superstar's talents, suggesting he's not as good as he used to be. Bronson has since apologised after Killah threatened his life in an expletive-laden statement, but the Wu-Tang Clan member has refused to accept his rival's remarks - and now Banks, who has also fallen out with Bronson in the past, is baying for a showdown.


  17. Ghostface Killah doesn't accept Action Bronson's apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | NME

    On Monday , Ghostface Killah posted a video online that saw the Wu-Tang rapper call out Action Bronson after a recent appearance on US TV. When asked by one of the hosts of the show SportsNation about the pair's vocal similarities, Bronsolini replied by saying "He's not rapping like this no more".


  18. Ghostface Killah Says He Does Not Accept Action Bronson's ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 |

    After a video surfaced of Ghostface Killah clapping back at Action Bronson, the Queens emcee took to Twitter and issued an apology via a series of tweets. Bam Bam was surely hoping that Ghost would let bygones be bygones but the hip-hop vet isn't letting things go that easily.


  19. Ghostface Killah Vs. Action Bronson - Crazy Beef, Including Death Threats From Ghostface to ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Daily Beast

    ... by disembowelment as Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes plays in the background. Veteran Wu-Tang Clan wordsmith Ghostface Killah did just that yesterday, having finally responded to fellow rapper Action Bronson's comments regarding Ghost's latter-day ...


  20. Ghostface Killah Doesn't Care About Action Bronson's ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Vibe

    It looks like the drama between Action Bronson and Ghostface Killah won't be put to bed so easily. Even with Bronson apologizing on Twitter, Ghost doesn't accept the peace treaty.