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Like all members of the Wu-Tang Clan, Ghostface Killah used the group as a launching pad for a solo career, which was assisted greatly by producer RZA.
Other notable acts set to perform include Mura Masa, De La Soul and reggae legend Damian ‘Jr Gong’ Marley.
The fourth Wu-Tang Clan solo album, ‘Liquid Swords’ is an out-and-out masterpiece on which GZA brought his A-game, ruining it for everyone else.
The new album is set for release on 15 November through Mass Appeal Records.
The Gods Of Rap tour takes in shows in Manchester, Glasgow and London's SSE Arena.
The two parties are collaborating on exclusive series that will feature variant covers for select collector’s editions of some Urban Legends' most legendary hip-hop releases.
A new deluxe vinyl 45s box set, The Singles Collection, is to be released by UMG to celebrate GZA's landmark hip-hop album Liquid Swords
Released in 2004, Ghostface Killah’s ‘Fishscale’ was part of a stunning run that was hip-hop’s equivalent to Stevie Wonder in the 70s, or Dylan in the 60s.
We’ve put together our pick of the best hip hop albums. Take a look and find out whether an album you love has made it onto our top 10 hip hop albums.
A new batch of 180 gram, heavyweight vinyl editions of classic hip-hop albums is out now as part of Universal’s Back To Black reissue series.
She released only one single in 1964 at the age of 16 yet she is one of the biggest artists in the world. Bonnie Joe Mason is none other than.... Cher.
Hip-Hop opened a can of concrete honesty and emotional turmoil with gritty soundscapes that at times felt like a Martin Scorcese movie filmed in the ghetto.