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  1. Duncan Beiny mixes unusual samples with languid jazz and wobbly bass on his third albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | NME

    Forward-thinking but still like an old-fashioned hip-hop album, 'Breakfast Of Champions' retains the magpie ear for unusual and musically rich samples that characterises DJ Yoda's excellent 'How To Cut And Paste' mixtapes. Duncan Beiny's third album under this alias unites him with a Wu-Tang Clan's worth of little-known British MCs.


  2. Sound Advice: Sour Soul, by BADBADNOTGOOD and Ghostface KillahRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Torontoist

    Blending the fresh instrumental jazz sensibilities of Toronto's own BADBADNOTGOOD with the seasoned hip hop stylings of Wu-Tang Clan alum Ghostface Killah could have been a discordant disaster. But Sour Soul nicely fuses the two, delivering a short yet satisfactory album.


  3. Sheffield's Tramlines festival re-routes main stage to new venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sheffield Telegraph

    Festival bosses have today announced the main stage is moving, from Devonshire Green in the city centre - its home for the festival's first six years - to The Ponderosa in Netherthorpe. Sarah Nulty, festival director, said: "We had record numbers attend the festival and main stage in 2014 and knew it was the right time for us to make the move.


  4. Raplyzer Algorithm Determines Which Rappers Have the Best FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    Data mining student Eric Malmi recently created Raplyzer , an algorithmic program that analyzes hip-hop lyrics that gauges the best multi-syllable rhymes, and ranks rappers on the basis of their original flow. Currently, Wu-Tang Clan member Inspectah Deck holds the number one position, followed by the likes of Rakim, Earl Sweatshirt and A$AP Rocky.


  5. Hip-hop stars Wu-Tang Clan to headline Sheffield's Tramlines festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sheffield Telegraph

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  6. Algorithm determines which rappers have the slickest rhymesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Engadget

    The days of arguing over the worth of your favorite rappers might soon come to an end. Data mining student Eric Malmi has built Raplyzer , an algorithmic program that gauges the average length of a rap or hip-hop star's multi-syllable rhymes and ranks that person accordingly.


  7. The fifty greatest rap groups of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Denver Westword

    ... Black Moon doesn't stand out much from the other acts coming out of New York in the mid-'90s, particularly the Wu-Tang Clan, but that be interpreted as a compliment, because lyrically and sonically at their best, as on Enta da Stage , they can go ...


  8. Where are you from? Not sure but I do that Im South AmericanRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | CNN

    Should I start with my birthplace in Washington DC, the year 1978. I was born to a Colombian Father and a Chilean Mother, who seeked refugee in a this country.


  9. Wu-Tang Clan's Ghostface Killah calls Toronto rapper Drake 'brilliant'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Coast Reporter

    Ghostface Killah is photographed in Toronto on Thursday, February 19, 2015. Drake once paid respect to the Wu-Tang Clan with his "It's Yourz"-sampling homage "Wu-Tang Forever," and it turns out the admiration is mutual - at least for certain members of the Staten Island rap institution.


  10. Ghostface Killah Gives Drake The Co-Sign: 'I Put Him In A Different Category'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Vibe

    A year and some months after Drake immortalized the Wu-Tang Clan in his tribute song "Wu-Tang Forever" on Nothing Was The Same , the Canadian rapper/actor is receiving love from some of the members in the crew. Ghostface Killah leads the line.


  11. BadBadNotGood spin old-school analog with Wu-Tang Clan's GhostfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Globe and Mail

    ... elite by accident. With Sour Soul , their new record featuring the grainy, grimy lyrical vignettes of the Wu-Tang Clan's Ghostface Killah, BBNG demonstrate why they're at the top of their class. It's clichA but true - it's not what they play, ...


  12. Loving An Imaginary America, Hating the Real OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Washington Monthly

    ... rates and one of the highest immigration rates? That America? Are they big fans of South Park maybe? The Wu-Tang Clan? Looking ? Because it's ironic: The heavy industry and manufacturing might that was a key source of American power in the days of ...


  13. American rap legends to perform in a field near BromyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Ledbury Reporter

    ONE of the biggest groups from the world of hip hop will be bringing some bling to Herefordshire this summer. The Nozstock festival, loved by thousands for its eclectic mix of music, will welcome Wu-Tang Clan to the fields of Bromyard .


  14. Wu-Tang Clan to headline NozstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Worcester News

    A FAMILY-run festival near Bromyard will welcome one of the biggest names in hip hop to headline this year. Wu-Tang Clan - which is made up of lyrical stars including RZA, Ghostface Killa, GZA and Method Man - will headline a stage at Nozstock this summer.


  15. Method Man Disturbed By Crotch-grabbing TransvestiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 |

    Rapper and actor Method Man had an awkward encounter with a cheeky transvestite on the set of his new movie The Cobbler when the extra kept reaching out for his genitals. The Wu-Tang Clan star reveals his colleague took the part too far and the actor, real name Clifford Smith, had to ask director Thomas MCCarthy to step in.


  16. Ghostface Killah Calls Drake "Brilliant"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | HipHopDx

    Wu-Tang Clan is one of the most storied groups in Hip Hop history so whenever a new-comer, especially one that isn't from New York and doesn't typically have as intricate a rhyming style as the Wu, decides to name a song after one of the Clan's, it becomes controversial. That's exactly what Drake did when he titled a song off of his last solo studio album, Nothing Was The Same , with "Wu-Tang Forever."


  17. Stream BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah's Sour SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Stereogum

    The experimental jazz of BADBABDNOTGOOD has long communed with hip-hop, post-punk, and other genres, but their latest album is a full-blown collaboration with the legendary Staten Island rapper Ghostface Killah. As one of the fiercest forces in the Wu-Tang Clan, Ghostface brings his unrelenting East Coast flow to the sinister, splintered soundtrack provided by the Toronto trio.


  18. UK's first 'hip hop' wine shop launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Drinks Business

    Last week, the UK's first "hip hop" wine shop popped up in Liverpool - keen to find our more, db caught up with its co-founder, Jake Crimmin. The idea was to come up with a concept that made wine tasting less intimidating, so music played a key role on the day.


  19. Top 4 shows to see in Ottawa this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | CBC News

    ... with the likes of Tyler, The Creator and Frank Ocean, and most recently teamed up with Ghostface Killah of the Wu-Tang Clan for the album Sour Soul, which came out this past week. Across genres, BADBADNOTGOOD is respected for reimagining jazz and ...


  20. LL Cool J Talks Being A Fan of Raekwon At The Purple Tape Files ScreeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 |

    The Wu-Tang Clan's members have quite the expansive discography, including Raekwon's '95 debut 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx' album. This year Raekwon and Ghostface Killah celebrated the 20th anniversary of the album by releasing a documentary, The Purple Tape Files, that chronicles the historic Hip Hop masterpiece.