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(originally published in 2010) Quick, name all of the members of Young Money. Taking you a minute huh? With the movie The Expendables opening today we began to wonder about those expendable members of the most popular rap groups. What makes them expendable? If you can’t name them right way that is an easy indicator, […]

Raekwon’s Shaolin Vs Wutang is in stores now and in this second part of TheUrbanDaily.com’s exclusive interview The Wutang Clan member shares what it was like working with newer artists like Estelle and his fellow lyricist Nas on the new project. In addition to explaining how he reunited with Nas for “Rich And Black,” The […]

A few years ago TheUrbandaily.com conducted a candid interview with Kandi Burruss of RHOA where she recalled meeting the late Notorious B.I.G. before he was killed. In her interview she said that Biggie apologized for comments he made about her group Xscape in his underground hit “Dreams (I’m Just Playin.”). Samples of History: Hip-Hop Mines […]

Raekwon’s album Shaolin Vs. Wutang will be in stores March 8th and the Wutang Chef dropped the first video for the title track yesterday. In the same spirit as “House Of Flying Daggers” from Only Built for Cuban Linx, II the video is a visual montage of animated ninjas mixed with real visuals of Raekwon […]

“It sounds like Channel 5,” Raekwon said grinning as he played his fifth solo album, Shaolin Vs Wutang for a group of reporters. He was referencing the overdubbed karate flicks from channel 5 ‘s “Drive In Movies” made popular in the 80s. “When you make an album called ‘Shaolin Vs Wutang’ you can’t make any […]

Raekwon The Chef is dropping his next solo Shaolin Vs Wutang on March 8th and Funkmaster Flex unleashed this first track on his blog. All I have to say is I’ll take this over “H.A.M.” any day. Sue me. Props to Rap Radar. RELATED POSTS: Raekwon Drops Tribute Video To ODB, “Ason Jones” [VIDEO] Raekwon […]

From Nodfactor.com So I was at the listening for Raekwon’s mixtape Cocainism 2 with some of my brothers in arms, Chuck Creekmur (Allhiphop.com,) Mr. Mecca(The Source.com,) and Datwon Thomas (GlobalGrind.com). The mixtape is full of dope cuts, Rae even took the beat from the Wu-Tang Shoalin style video game and rhymed over it (“Just For […]

On Wednesday night Raekwon previewed his new “Cocainism” mixtape for a group of lucky writers and bloggers along with Capone from CNN. What he didn’t expect was a visit from two of the men who helped him get started in hip-hop.

  In this heartfelt speech RZA remembers his cousin the late Russell Tyrone Jones aka Ol’ Dirty Bastard and actually apologizes for giving him that name because it changed his character from A Sun Unique. Props to Grandgood: R.I.P. ODB November 15, 1968 – November 13, 2004   Like TheUrbanDaily.com on Facebook to stay updated […]