Raekwon News

Raekwon Discusses How The Internet Changed Hip-Hop
Raekwon Discusses How The Internet Changed Hip-Hop Jan 23, 2014 at 04:44pm
Raekwon and Talib Kweli met up in Brooklyn, New York to film their upcoming video for the track they did together, "Violations." While they were filming, HotNewHipHop met up with Raekwon to pose him a question, how he thinks the internet has impacted hip- hop.
ScHoolboy Q Answers Fan Questions Via Reddit AMA Session, Reveals Raekwon Collab
ScHoolboy Q Answers Fan Questions Via Reddit AMA Session, Reveals Raekwon Collab Jan 12, 2014 at 11:00am
During his debut AMA session on Reddit yesterday afternoon, ScHoolboy Q answered a series of questions from fans, revealing his ideal collaborators, the imminent release of the official Oxymoron artwork, a promotional tour for the album, a new collab with Raekwon titled "Blind Threats" and more. He also played a round of "Fuck/Marry/Kill" involving Oprah, Martha Stewart and Kathy Griffin. 
Lyrics Of The Week: November 15-21
Lyrics Of The Week: November 15-21 Nov 22, 2013 at 08:00pm
Repetition remains a reality in the rap game, and specific bars tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. Keep in mind, these are the most noteworthy lyrics of the week, not necessarily the best. Also, it's hard to get everything right - if you notice any errors, don't hesitate to let us know in the comments section. Lines we're not sure about will be bolded.
RZA Hoping To Finish Wu-Tang Clan Album In Six Weeks, Still Missing Raekwon Verses
RZA Hoping To Finish Wu-Tang Clan Album In Six Weeks, Still Missing Raekwon Verses Nov 22, 2013 at 11:23am
We've got more updates for you on the impending Wu-Tang Clan 20th anniversary album, rumored to be titled A Better Tomorrow. Once more, RZA has spoken on the status of the LP with the Associated Press, revealing he'd like to finish it within the next 42 days-- however he's still missing a key element-- Raekwon.
RZA Says Raekwon Is Holding Up Wu-Tang's New Album & Rae Responds On Twitter [Update: RZA Further Explains Situation w/ Raekwon]
RZA Says Raekwon Is Holding Up Wu-Tang's New Album & Rae Responds On Twitter [Update: RZA Further Explains Situation w/ Raekwon] Nov 14, 2013 at 10:44am
Yesterday was the 20th anniversary of the Wu-Tang Clan's rap opus Enter The Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers, and Grantland had an in-depth interview with RZA who said he's been trying to orchestrate the Wu's next project, but some members have not been cooperating or putting in the work.  The famed Wu producer even named Ghostface Killah and Raekwon as the two who have been the least cooperative. 
Raekwon Announces Canadian Tour In Support Of "F.I.L.A."
Raekwon Announces Canadian Tour In Support Of "F.I.L.A." Jun 13, 2013 at 01:30pm
Raekwon has always shown love to Canada, setting up his Ice H20 label in Toronto, and putting on Toronto-born rapper J. Era. Now Rae is going to embark on a Canadian tour in support of his album, F.I.L.A. (Fly Illustrious Luxurious Art). The Chef will be hitting the road starting tomorrow, June 14, until the end of June. See the stops below.
Hear Album Snippets For Statik Selektah's Upcoming "Extended Play" Project
Hear Album Snippets For Statik Selektah's Upcoming "Extended Play" Project May 16, 2013 at 07:38pm
Statik Selektah has blessed us with an extensive preview of his upcoming Extended Play album, which is slated to drop on June 18th. The project features guest appearances from Joey Bada$$, Action Bronson, Raekwon, Sean Price, Hit-Boy, Prodigy, Mac Miller, Styles P, Freddie Gibbs, Bun B, Joell Ortiz, Talib Kweli and several others.
Raekwon Speaks On Possibility Of Wu-Tang Reunion
Raekwon Speaks On Possibility Of Wu-Tang Reunion Feb 21, 2013 at 10:55am
Raekwon released his Lost Jewlry mixtape earlier this year, and while the legend continues to pump out solo material, fans are still anticipating another release from Wu-Tang. Rae, who had previously spoken of the beef
Game Changers: RZA Edition
Game Changers: RZA Edition Feb 20, 2013 at 10:28am
Game Changers is an HNHH feature that profiles artists who've left a strong mark on hip hop. Whether it be through creativity, influence, exposure or simply good timing, they've brought something to rap music that the game just wouldn't be the same without. This week, we've chosen to profile an inarguable game changer: RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan.
Raekwon Talks His & Method Man's Old Beef With Joe Budden
Raekwon Talks His & Method Man's Old Beef With Joe Budden Feb 5, 2013 at 03:19pm
Recently, Raekwon spoke about his past beef with Joe Budden, when Budden called out Method Man for being high on an “All-Time Rappers” list, and Meth and other members of Wu-Tang took exception with how the Slaughterhouse rapper went about it.   The Chef says there is no beef now, and in an interview with Vlad TV