1. Raekwon Taps Ghostface Killah for 'This Is What It Comes Too' Remix: Premiere

    March 21, 2017 10:46 AM EDT New album 'The Wild' is due out March 24. In hip-hop history, there are few one-two punches better than the combination of Raekwon and Ghostface Killah , arguably the two most vivid storytellers in the Wu-Tang Clan and two of the most revered MCs of all time. Today, The Chef…

  2. Mark Ronson on Producing For Lady Gaga, Avoiding a Signature Sound

    November 01, 2016 11:13 AM EDT Mark Ronson has produced for some of the biggest names in pop — he helped craft Lady Gaga 's Joanne , which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week — but he's still careful not to take anything for granted. "I don't want bad karma," he explained. "I never…

  3. Ghostface Killah's 'Fishscale' at 10: Classic Track-by-Track Album Flashback

    March 29, 2016 5:02 PM EDT Nowadays, there's a Wu-Tang Clan name generator , but back when the nine members of the groundbreaking Staten Island hip-hop crew chose their monikers, they put some thought into it.  As Method Man explains on the group's 1993 debut, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) , each rapper&…

  4. Ghostface Killah Sells 'Woo Goo' Line of Weed Oil in New Infomercial

    January 19, 2016 10:40 AM EST The trend of musicians getting into the marijuana business continues. Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ghostface Killah is lending his star power to a new line of concentrated hash oil cartridges called “Woo Goo.” In a bizarre new infomercial, Ghostface introduces the product (“this shit here’s organic!”)…

  5. Omarion Recruits Ghostface Killah For 'I Ain't Even Done'

    January 13, 2016 12:49 PM EST Omarion  has been on a hot streak since his infectious 2015 single "Post To Be" -- produced by DJ Mustard and featuring Jhene Aiko and Chris Brown -- landed the singer his first No. 1 on the Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop airplay chart. The former B2K frontman dropped off his new tune…

  6. Ghostface Killah & Action Bronson Beef Sparks Video Game

    December 03, 2015 10:38 AM EST Action Bronson and Ghostface Killah may be at odds, but their beef has sparked a video game. In the web app, powered by web developers Swamp Penguins, the Wu-Tang rap legend appears as a giant ghost head chasing a Mario-esque Bronsolino. The game even features a digitized version of Bronson&…

  7. Raekwon Reflects on How 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx' Came Together on 20-Year Anniversary: Exclusive

    August 01, 2015 9:00 AM EDT Raekwon also recalls RZA approaching him about being a member of the Wu-Tang Clan. On an otherwise uneventful Thursday night in Columbus, Ohio, the Only Built 4 Cuban Linx anniversary tour rolled through the Buckeye State and undertook its third stop. The crowd was typical of a Wu-Tang Clan…

  8. Ghostface Killah Tears 'Fat Fraud' Action Bronson to Shreds in Harsh Video Rant

    July 20, 2015 12:55 PM EDT Ghostface Killah  is coming for Action Bronson -- on YouTube. And it's pretty damn harsh.  Bronson has long garnered comparisons to the legendary MC, but may have taken things a little too far during a recent appearance on ESPN's SportsNation,  when he said "[Ghostface is] not…

  9. In Big Ruling, Sony Beats 'Iron Man' Composer's Lawsuit

    April 21, 2015 4:21 PM EDT In a dispute over Ghostface Killah songs, a judge rules that Marvel -- not Jack Urbont -- is the statutory author of the "Iron Man Theme." Could a ruling involving Iron Man , a rapper from the Wu-Tang Clan and a music composer working in television for decades be the ticket for…

  10. SXSW 2015: Iggy Azalea Surprises, Leon Bridges Astounds & 26 More Standout Moments From Day 2

    March 19, 2015 11:20 AM EDT With the music portion in full swing at SXSW, we're bringing you daily recaps of the action from Austin. Here are 28 unforgettable moments from music's second big day at the fest. SXSW 2015: Check Out Our Full Coverage Here   12:20PM -- The War On Drugs wrap up their soundcheck…

  11. On the Verge: The Most Promising Artists from Billboard's Real-Time Charts Hit SXSW

    March 16, 2015 2:18 PM EDT SXSW is an ideal stage for emerging artists to capture the music industry's attention. Since the Billboard + Twitter Realtime charts first launched in May 2014, Billboard has seen a number of these budding acts first begin to break online on our Real-time Emerging Artists chart. Now…

  12. Raekwon & Ghostface Killah Announce 'Only Built 4 Cuban Linx' Documentary, 'Purple Tape Files'

    January 26, 2015 8:08 PM EST Raekwon and Ghostface Killah visited Sundance over the weekend to preview their new documentary, Purple Tape Files , chronicling the creation and influence of Raekwon's solo debut album, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...  Watch Wu-Tang Clan' Protest Footage Compilation for 'A Better…

  13. Top 20 Christmas Rap Songs

    December 25, 2014 8:15 AM EST No one has the type of holiday spirit as a rapper. From Kanye West to Run-D.M.C. , they're spins on Christmas classics or originals range from the hilarious, weird to serious, but all stay true to themselves. Busta Rhymes -- whose Jim Carrey-featured "Grinch" song merely…

  14. Scarlett Johansson, Jonah Hill, Karen O Sing Dizzying Set List at Vice Anniversary Party

    December 06, 2014 3:37 PM EST "It's gonna be crazy but it's gonna be fun. There will be covers, originals, spontaneous orgasms -- enjoy yourselves.” To celebrate its 20th year, Vice rented out the Brooklyn Navy Yard's Duggal Greenhouse on Friday night (Dec. 5) for the kind of hybrid, manic, alien…

  15. Flume Shares Animated ‘Space Cadet’ Video: Watch

    March 20, 2014 5:04 AM EDT Just days out from the start of his latest global trek, Flume has taken his fans on an early trip. The smoking hot Australian electronic music producer Flume has dropped an animated clip for his remix of “Space Cadet” featuring Ghostface Killah and Autre Ne Veut. The reworked track appears…

  16. RZA on Wu-Tang Clan: 'We Can't Wait Seven Years for Another Album'

    November 21, 2013 7:37 PM EST RZA sees the latest Wu-Tang Clan endeavor as the end of the influential rap group as we know it. The 44-year-old Wu-Tang leader and producer says he's still six weeks or so away from finishing the Clan's overdue new album "A Better Tomorrow." The process has made him…

  17. Wu-Tang Clan's 'Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)' at 20: Classic Track-By-Track Review

    November 08, 2013 1:13 PM EST I didn't enter the Wu-Tang on November 9, 1993, the date that "36 Chambers" was released. I, like many others, discovered that they were nothing to fuck with years later -- specifically, 11 years later, when a friend gave me a 2004 compilation album, "Legend of the Wu…

  18. Ghostface Killah, ScHoolboy Q & More Take Over 2013 A3C Festival

    October 09, 2013 12:00 PM EDT For five consecutive days (October 2-6), the A3C Festival gave Atlanta a stream of straight hip-hop in a variety of forms -- from live broadcasts of the Combat Jack Show to screenings of indie films like 'Rats & More.’ There were showcases for independent artists and bigger stages …

  19. Ghostface Killah and Adrian Younge's Hamstrung Hip-Hopera in NYC: Live Review

    May 14, 2013 3:13 PM EDT Two negotiations defined the performance of Ghostface Killah with Adrian Younge at New York’s Gramercy Theater on Monday night (May 13). One was between the performers and the audience, and the other was between the two men themselves. Ghostface and Younge are touring in support of their…

  20. Ghostface's 'Twelve Reasons To Die': Soul Temple's Perry Breaks Down Rollout

    April 26, 2013 12:57 PM EDT In the midst of the Wu-Tang Clan's reunion tour and forthcoming 20th anniversary album, Ghostface Killah released "Twelve Reasons to Die," which debuts at No. 27 on this week’s Billboard 200. Seven Months Ago After Wu-Tang mastermindthe RZA officially launched Soul Temple…

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