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Watch GZA and Masta Killa Recount Wu-Tang Origins Over a Game of Chess

Source: Mass Appeal/Youtube A game of chess is like a swordfight. Following last week’s Showtime premiere of The Wu-Tang Clan doc...[more]

Watch GZA Rate Actual Killer Bees, White Castle, BDSM And Sexy Nuns

Source: Pitchfork/YouTube The Wu-Tang Clan member is not a fan of BDSM. GZA recently appeared on Pitchfork’s video series Over/U...[more]
'Living Single' Breaks the Glass Ceiling on Fox: August 22 in Hip-Hop History

'Living Single' Breaks the Glass Ceiling on Fox: August 22 in Hip-Hop History

GZA is born, 'Living Single' premieres on Fox, Janet Jackson drops 'Miss You Much' and more on this day. Continue reading…
T.I Births 'Trap Muzik': August 19 in Hip-Hop History

T.I Births 'Trap Muzik': August 19 in Hip-Hop History

On Aug. 19 in hip-hop history, Ice Cube released his most political album in years, GZA took on all the new faces, and T.I. became ...[more]
GZA Rocks NPR's 'Tiny Desk' With Dope Performance of 'Liquid Swords' [WATCH]

GZA Rocks NPR's 'Tiny Desk' With Dope Performance of 'Liquid Swords' [WATCH]

The Wu-Tang vet delivers an energetic performance with a live band. Continue reading…
Influences 07: George FitzGerald

Influences 07: George FitzGerald

George FitzGerald recently returned with his second album, All That Must Be—a 10-track long-player that documents a period of tim...[more]
The Faze – The Black Slim Shady [Official Music Video]

The Faze – The Black Slim Shady [Official Music Video]

Recently established music publication LA Weekly delivered worldwide recognition to Moreno Valley, California recording artist The...[more]
From Nicki Minaj to Kool Keith: 20 Rappers We Wish Made Cartoons

From Nicki Minaj to Kool Keith: 20 Rappers We Wish Made Cartoons

These emcees would be perfect for their own cartoon series. Continue reading…

Beats ‘n Bytes: Here’s 5 Things You Need To Know in Hip-Hop + Tech

Photo provided by Nue Agency. Back in the saddle after a week at SXSW. I must of ran into everyone and their sister this week in Au...[more]

#AHHPowerfulWomen: The Breakfast Club’s Angela Yee Shares the Value in Always Having a Backup Plan

(AllHipHop Features) Learning how hard Angela Yee has worked to navigate her way through the entertainment industry is nothing sho...[more]
Soylent Was At SXSW With The GZA And Some Extremely Suspect BBQ Sauce

Soylent Was At SXSW With The GZA And Some Extremely Suspect BBQ Sauce

Getty Image Yes, that’s a Soylent-based BBQ sauce being poured over perfectly good Texas BBQ at a SXSW event. Soylent fancies it...[more]

Junie Morrison’s Mark in Hip-Hop and Beyond [Playlist]

Funk flags are at half-mast this afternoon as reports of Walter “Junie” Morrison‘s death are now flooding the web. It’s a ...[more]

Tampa School Security Officer Uses Rapping To Fight Against Bullying (VIDEO)

WATCH HOW OFFICER LAWRENCE WHITE CONNECTS WITH YOUNG PEOPLE

Hip-Hop Chess Federation Combines Tech And Hip-Hop For Two-Day Seminar In San Francisco

(AllHipHop News) The San Francisco based nonprofit organization Hip-Hop Chess Federation is hosting a two-day event focused on hip-...[more]

Check Out The Rappers Who Have Bigger Vocabularies Than Shakespeare

(AllHipHop News) A data scientist just published a visual essay comparing some of today’s best known rappers vocabulary to Shakes...[more]

Ghostface and Sheek Louch Announce New Wu-Block Album Is Coming

(AllHipHop News) Fans of The Lox and Wu-Tang Clan have a lot to look forward to in 2017. ​ Over the weekend, Ghostface Killah and...[more]
50 Albums We’re Excited To Hear This Year

50 Albums We’re Excited To Hear This Year

We don’t have to tell you that 2016 might have been one of the most impactful years of music in recent memory. You heard the wo...[more]

GZA To Perform ‘Liquid Swords’ In Full Live In NYC & Chicago

At the very end of 2015, GZA‘s certified classic Liquid Swords became certified platinum nearly 20 years to the day after its ...[more]
Hear New Songs for NASA's Juno Mission from GZA and My Morning Jacket's Jim James

Hear New Songs for NASA's Juno Mission from GZA and My Morning Jacket's Jim James

  The JUNO space mission is arriving at Jupiter on 7/4. We teamed up with NASA + @AppleMusic & did a collabo to honor t...[more]
Apple Provides The Soundtrack To NASA’s ‘Juno’ Mission To Jupiter

Apple Provides The Soundtrack To NASA’s ‘Juno’ Mission To Jupiter

Science is amazing. Right now, as you’re reading this post, there is a NASA probe on its way to Jupiter. The “Juno” mission,...[more]
GZA recorded a song with The Happy Mondays’ Paul Ryder for NASA

GZA recorded a song with The Happy Mondays’ Paul Ryder for NASA

Space, the 37th chamber. In honour of NASA’s Juno Mission, an unmanned probe due to reach the orbit of Jupiter on July 4, the Ame...[more]
GZA Lights “The Spark” With NASA and Apple In Honor Of The Planet Jupiter

GZA Lights “The Spark” With NASA and Apple In Honor Of The Planet Jupiter

NASA TEAMS WITH GZA TO PROMOTE THE PLANET JUPITER!!!!

GZA Tells The Story Of The Universe’s Creation In New NASA Collaboration “The Spark”

GZA, perhaps more than any of his Wu-Tang counterparts, is and always has been a man of science. It’s been well-documented throu...[more]

Jim James – “Everything (The Universe)” (Feat. Lydia Burrell) & GZA – “The Spark”

Earlier this week, NASA and Apple tapped a bunch of artists to record songs for NASA's Juno mission. The mission to Jupiter entails...[more]
GZA Teams Up with NASA to Explain the History of the Universe on “The Spark”

GZA Teams Up with NASA to Explain the History of the Universe on “The Spark”

Wu-Tang is for the children.
Burger Beach Bash Festival Announces 2016 Lineup Featuring Andrew W.K., GZA And Fucked Up

Burger Beach Bash Festival Announces 2016 Lineup Featuring Andrew W.K., GZA And Fucked Up

Burger Beach Bash Festival has announced their lineup for 2016 and just a few of the headliners to look forward to are: Andrew W.K....[more]
Moogfest 2016 :: May 19-22 (Durham, NC)

Moogfest 2016 :: May 19-22 (Durham, NC)

Delivering much more than just performances, Moogfest is also a full-fledged technology conference, with dozens of panels and talks...[more]

Moogfest 2016 Line Up is out with Headliners Gary Numan, Grimes and Many More!

This highly anticipated music and arts festival just released their full schedule for the expansive four-day festival. Exploring th...[more]

Moogfest Reveals Full Lineup For This Year's Festival

Screenshot from Grimes' Flesh without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream" videoNorth Carolina experimental music festival, Moogfest, ann...[more]

Moogfest Reveals Full Lineup For This Year's Festival

Screenshot from Grimes' Flesh without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream" videoNorth Carolina experimental music festival, Moogfest, ann...[more]
 
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