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  1. The Year's Best AdvertisementsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... Woo Woo is the latest Big Thing. It has sponsored Woos, targeted Woos, and a corporate relationship with the Wu-Tang Clan. It's cool. Except when all of sudden, you know, it's not. With a series of commercials that also includes 2013's classic " ...


  2. Hip Hop Album Sales: J. Cole, Eminem, PRhymeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    J. Cole's third album debuts at #1 and becomes the biggest first-week seller of the year from any Hip Hop artist. J. Cole has the #1 album in the country and the biggest first-week sales numbers of any Hip Hop artist in 2014.


  3. Issue December 17, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | LEO Weekly

    There's no shortage of ammo this year. The stories in Louneyville, more or less, just wrote themselves.


  4. Rza To Give Keynote Speech At South By SouthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Rapper/actor RZA has been chosen to give one of the keynote speeches at the 2015 South by Southwest Film Conference. The Wu-Tang Clan star has also made a name for himself in the film world and now he's been chosen by officials at the annual Austin, Texas movie festival to give a speech during the week-long conference.


  5. Ghostface Killah Taps Michael K. Williams for 'Love Don't Live Here No More' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RollingStone

    Ghostface Killah has enlisted The Wire and Boardwalk Empire star Michael K. Williams to portray Tony Starks, the legendary rapper's alter-ego and vigilante hero at the heart of his new concept album, 36 Seasons . Williams appears in the new video for the album's first single, "Love Don't Live Here No More," which was directed by Dan "The Man" Melamid.


  6. Ava DuVernay, RZA announced as SXSW Film keynote speeakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Austin American Statesman

    "Selma" director Ava DuVernay and Wu-Tang Clan producer/co-founder RZA join the previously announced, one-time Austin filmmaker Mark Duplass as keynote speakers for the South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival. "Selma," about the 1965 civil rights struggle in Alabama led by Martin Luther King Jr., will have a limited release Dec. 25 before opening wider in the new year.


  7. Wizardsa biggest improvement is in passing the ballRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    If basketball is the hip-hop community then the Washington Wizards are the Wu-Tang Clan; a group that can operate independently, but is always stronger if coalescing into one crew. John Wall has put himself in a dark-horse seat for the MVP race while vaulting the Wizards into second place in the Eastern Conference with a 17-6 record.


  8. New CD reviews: Ghostface Killah, Willie Nelson & Sister BobbieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Star Tribune

    It's a bold move for a member of the Wu-Tang Clan to name a solo album after "36" of anything. But Ghostface Killah's "36 Seasons" is much more than an allusion to his group's beloved 1993 album, "Enter the Wu-Tang ."


  9. Wu-Tang Clan announce two UK showsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | IndieLondon

    The two dates will see the influential group play exclusive shows at London O2 Academy Brixton on June 4 and Glasgow O2 Academy on June 5. They will be performing tracks from their incredible back catalogue as well as songs from their new album, A Better Tomorrow .


  10. Meredith Music Festival ends on a quieter noteRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Age

    The crowd sitting on the Supernatural Amphitheatre was sparse, and perhaps a little uninterested about the band's big moment - it was certainly not the 12,000-odd-people crush that had greeted more-celebrated overseas acts during the festival's previous two days, and which included hip-hop legends De La Soul and indie band-of-the-moment The War on Drugs. Sunday is Meredith's awkward half-day, with the regrets of two nights of partying apparent in the crowd shuffling towards coffee stands and food tents.


  11. Wu-Tang Clan headlin datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 |

    Following the huge sell out success of Wu-Tang Clan's 20th Anniversary tour last year, the biggest and most influential hip hop groups in the world return to the UK next year for two very special live shows in London and Glasgow. It's been over 20 years since the Wu-Tang Clan dropped their debut album, Enter The Wu-Tang , yet the Staten Island group's influence on Hip-Hop and Pop culture still resonates, worldwide.


  12. Nostalgia for '90s hip-hop, need for community healing fuels Staten Island filmmaker's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 |

    This is what happened when Staten Island filmmaker Lathleen Ade-Brown re-heard '90s hip-hop collective Arrested Development on the radio, more than 20 years after their debut into the music world. "When you're listening as a child you're listening to the rhythm and the beat, but as an adult you're really listening," said Ade-Brown, who will be screening her latest documentary, "Beautiful, United and Free" Sunday, Dec. 14, at 3 p.m. The documentary profiles Arrested Development, which came out with its Grammy-winning debut album in 1992.


  13. Hip Hop Album Sales: Wu-Tang Clan, Mary J. Blige, EminemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | HipHopDx

    ... the Yonkers, New York songstress' first studio release since 2013's A Mary Christmas . Despite serving as the Wu-Tang Clan's first joint album since 2007's 8 Diagrams , A Better Tomorrow was unable to break into the Top 25. With approximately 25,000 ...


  14. Wu-Tang Clan coming to DenmarkRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Copenhagen Post

    ... John Fogde, the spokesman for NorthSide, said in a press release. "But there can be no doubt that with the Wu-Tang Clan, we have moved up into another league. They are legendary, not just in hip-hop circles, but across all genres and can rightly be ...


  15. The World's Highest-Paid Musicians Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 |

    Zack O'Malley Greenburg here, thanks for reading! I'm a senior editor at Forbes , where I cover the business of music & entertainment. I'm author of Empire State of Mind: How Jay-Z Went From Street Corner To Corner Office ; my second book, the business biography Michael Jackson, Inc , was published by Simon & Schuster in 2014.


  16. CD Reviews: Wu-Tang Clan, Smashing Pumpkins, Ghostface Killah, Cracker, PRhyme, James CarothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Street Black/We Will Fight." It's enough to make you wonder if "A Better Tomorrow" is even possible for the Wu-Tang Clan. If the alt-rock movement of the 1990s had a Prince - a figure who was as arrogant as he was prolific and creative - he was ...


  17. Iron ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Slate Magazine

    Last Tuesday the Wu-Tang Clan released its long-awaited sixth album, A Better Tomorrow . It's a solid if disjointed piece of work, assembled after many months of premature promotion and intermittent public squabbling.


  18. Ghostface Killah's '36 Seasons' delivers steely hip-hopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Los Angeles Times

    It's a bold move for a member of the Wu-Tang Clan to name a solo album after "36" of anything. But Ghostface Killah's "36 Seasons" is much more than an allusion to his group's beloved 1993 album, "Enter the Wu-Tang ."


  19. Clarks + DOOM: Limited Edition Wallabee: The unlikely footwear staple ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Cool Hunting

    Only a handful of shoe designs can claim a true hip-hop pedigree. The Adidas Superstar owes its street cred to Run-DMC while the '90s East Coast rap scene's affinity for Timberland boots tripled sales over the decade.


  20. Album of the Week: Ghostface Killah's '36...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Spin

    About halfway through 36 Seasons , Ghostface Killah gets his face burned off in a crack lab explosion and enlists an "exquisite doctor," Dr. X, to build him a new one. This is just about as far into comic-book fantasy as Wu-Tang's most alert realist has gone in 18 years of calling himself Tony Starks; on 2007's The Big Doe Rehab , a similarly sudden moment of violence only made him throw up in a friend's car.