RAEKWON – FLY INTERNATIONAL LUXURIOUS ART

Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon has been dropping hints about new album ‘Fly International Luxurious Art’ since at least before 2013’s ‘It’s My Thing‘.  Now that it’s finally here, we’re treated to some pretty grandiose beats, as well as contributions from Busta Rhymes, A$AP Rocky, 2Chainz, Ghostface Killah, Snoop Dogg & Rick Ross.  It’s a pretty mixed bag…

RAEKWON – THE LIVING ROOM

While Wu fans wait in anxious anticipation for their upcoming reunion album (‘A Better Tomorrow’, July 2014), Raekwon releases a loose track entitled ‘The Living Room’.  It’s unclear if it’ll live on any upcoming project, but it starts seriously smooth, picks up a bit more speed and then ends with a ‘Walk On By’ sample –…

RAEKWON X FRANK G X ROADSTART – SON OF SAM

Wu Tang’s Raekwon treats us to a track from his upcoming release ‘F.I.L.A’ (Fly International Luxurious Art) and doesn’t disappoint.  The beat revolves around the Melvin Bliss classic ‘Synthetic Substitution’ while the chef weaves tales of the highs and lows of life in New York City  – exactly what he does best.  Quite where the…

RAEKWON – LOST JEWLRY

Chef Raekwon of Wu-Tang Clan fame released his latest EP ‘Lost Jewlry’ today.  It’s a solid effort: 12 tracks of classic Raekwon with no real filler.  It’s not the most ambitious post-Wu-tang release, but it bodes well for the next chapter of ‘Only Built For Cuban Linx’, scheduled for release next year.  Click the photo…