Posts tagged "Ol’ Dirty Bastard"

Embattled Ol’ Dirty Bastard Documentary Now Available for Download

A new documentary on the life and legacy of Ol' Dirty Bastard has been released online, after legal issues between the late rapper's estate and…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 9, 2013

How Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s Hologram Rescued Wu-Tang Clan’s Rock the Bells Disaster

Wu-Tang Clan's Sunday night performance at the Rock the Bells festival may have resurrected Ol' Dirty Bastard, but the gig ended with the…
By: Kyle McGovern / September 9, 2013

Ol Dirty Bastard’s Widow Moves to Stop Late Wu Rapper’s Virtual Debut

If Coachella 2012 proved one thing, it's that you can't keep a good rapper down — even in death. But while HoloPac made his onstage…
By: Chris Martins / May 20, 2013

Holo-ODB?: Rock the Bells Plan to Revive Ol’ Dirty Bastard and Eazy-E

Rock the Bells' 2013 lineup is packed with living talent, but it also includes two head-turning posthumous acts. This year's 10th anniversary bill…
By: Marc Hogan / May 15, 2013

Here’s Omar From ‘The Wire’ Rapping Like Ol’ Dirty Bastard

The actor who will play Ol' Dirty Bastard in an upcoming biopic recently gave concertgoers a little preview, and he could've done a whole…
By: Marc Hogan / January 18, 2013

Ol’ Dirty Bastard Biopic Will Contain ‘No Buffoonery’

In March, Wu-Tang nerds everywhere emitted a collective "woot" upon learning that Omar from The Wire Michael K. Williams would shoulder the responsibility of…
By: Devon Maloney / May 11, 2012

Ol’ Dirty Bastard Movie: Hip-Hop’s Version of ‘The Help’?

Recently, Entertainment Weekly reported that a biopic about the final, troubled years of the Wu-Tang Clan's Ol' Dirty Bastard was in the works.
By: Brandon Soderberg / April 5, 2012

‘Wire’ Star Michael Kenneth Williams Cast in Ol’ Dirty Bastard Biopic

Late last year, it was revealed that an Ol' Dirty Bastard biopic was in the works based on a script written by the…
By: Daniel Kreps / March 22, 2012

Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s FBI File, By the Numbers

Everybody knows Wu-Tang Clan is nothing to fuck with, but the police were keeping tabs on Wu rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard like it was their…
By: Marc Hogan / January 10, 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.
By: Nate Brennan / July 13, 2011

ODB’s Mom: “My Son Would’ve Grabbed the Mic at Obama Rally”

Last week marked the four-year anniversary of Wu-Tang rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard's death by heart attack from an accidental overdose, and his mother Cherry Jone…
By: Melissa Goldstein / November 17, 2008