Posts tagged "Raekwon"

The FBI Investigated the Wu-Tang Clan as Part of a 1999 Homicide Investigation

The FBI investigated seminal East Coast hip-hop crew the Wu-Tang Clan in 1999 as part of a double homicide case, as stated by recently revealed…
James Grebey / November 4, 2015

Raekwon Answers 20 Questions for the 20th Anniversary of ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx’

"It’s a great thing, man," Raekwon says of this week’s 20th anniversary of his classic solo debut, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx..., which SPIN recently lauded…
Dan Weiss / July 31, 2015

Review: Raekwon Lets Us Into the Mind of a Killer-For-Hire on ‘Fly International Luxurious Art’

Raekwon is the deadpanning, teeth-gritting Don of Staten Island, who's long cut one of gangsta rap’s more venal figures: a vanquisher-for-hire who comports himself with…
M.T. Richards / April 28, 2015

Coachella 2015 Day One: Steely Dan’s 13-Piece Band, Tame Impala’s Fuzz Bombs, and More

Thirteen-year Coachella veteran Chris Martins and trusty photographer Wilson Lee hit the Southern California desert to document Coachella 2015. Day One begins...
Chris Martins / April 11, 2015

Kanye West Debuts ‘U Mad’ at Last-Minute London Show With Vic Mensa

Kanye West's on something of a roll this week. After dropping the mastered version of "All Day" — which features Theophilus London, Allan Kingdom, and…
Brennan Carley / March 4, 2015

Raekwon, French Montana, and Busta Rhymes Stack Their Verses ‘Wall to Wall’

"Don't believe everything you read," French Montana raps in the intro on Raekwon's new track with Busta Rhymes, the old school, piano and drum-driven "Wall…
Brennan Carley / February 23, 2015

New Father Convinces Internet He Named Twin Boys ‘Raekwon’ and ‘Ghostface’

On Father's Day, a new dad took to Twitter to announce the birth of his two beautiful baby boys. Cute children aside, it all would…
Colin Joyce / June 16, 2014

See Who Has the Biggest Vocabulary in Rap

New York-based "designer, coder, and data scientist" Matt Daniels has taken on a number of nerdy, statistically minded rap projects over the years. Most recently,…
Colin Joyce / May 5, 2014

Hear Slain Rapper Doe B Rhyme With Raekwon and T.I. on ‘I Wanna Know’

In the wake of Doe B's tragic death comes a new Raekwon track featuring the slain rapper. Titled "I Wanna Know," the just-revealed tune also…
Kyle McGovern / December 30, 2013

We Can Officially Blame Raekwon for No New Wu-Tang Album

RZA has confirmed Raekwon is holding up Wu-Tang Clan's next album. Titled A Better Tomorrow, the project was supposed to commemorate the 20th anniversary of…
Marc Hogan / November 14, 2013

The 20 Coolest Tributes to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2013

Call us cynics, but in our world, there are cooler honors than having John Mayer guitar-face one of your songs in front of a bunch…
SPIN Staff / April 18, 2013

No Trivia’s Friday Five: Earl Sweatshirt Confronts the Culture of ‘First!’

This week's Friday Five is brought to you by Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits (or as they now call themselves, "Popeye's Louisiana Kitchen") who inexplicably offer…
Brandon Soderberg / November 2, 2012

Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music ‘Cruel Summer’ Leak: Our Impulsive Reviews

Some version of Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Music Cruel Summer leaked last night. Here, five SPIN editors give their hasty and completely impulsive opinions... (which we…
SPIN Staff / September 13, 2012

Download New Mixtapes From Raekwon, T.I., and Das Racist’s Kool A.D.

It didn't take long after the New Year's Eve ball drop in Times Square for a few rap wizards to drop their own brand new…
Marc Hogan / January 3, 2012

Hear the Wu-Tang Clan, Fugazi Mash-Up Album

From The Grey Album to Girl Talk to The Brothers of Chico Dusty, there's been no shortage of musicians mashing together unlikely musical pairs. But…
Nate Brennan / July 13, 2011

Lauryn Hill, Nas Headline Rock the Bells

For the eighth annual traveling Rock the Bells festival, organizers have tapped some of hip-hop and r&b's biggest names. Lauryn Hill, Nas, Cypress Hill, Raekwon…
Kevin O'Donnell / May 25, 2011

Wu-Tang Members Detail New Album Collabo

Wu-Tang Clan members Method Man, Raekwon, and Ghostface Killah have revealed the artwork and tracklist for their upcoming new album, The Wu-Massacre, now slated to…
Tamara Vallejos / February 18, 2010
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