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Watch A Deleted Scene From Showtime’s Wu-Tang Clan Documentary Of Mics And Men

There's an old story about the Wu-Tang Clan that's famous among journalists. One day, back in the early '90s, the rap journalist Cheo Hodari Coker wrote a profile of Wu-Tang for Rap Pages, the now-defunct rap magazine. But the members of the group didn't show up for their scheduled photoshoot. So the magazine needed to … More »
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TV News Roundup: Tan France from ‘Queer Eye’ to Host Netflix Fashion Series

In today’s roundup, Netflix announces Tan France will host upcoming fashion show “Next in Fashion” and Variety has an exclusive look at the next episode of the Wu-Tang Clan docuseries. CASTING Netflix has revealed that “Queer Eye” star Tan France and style icon Alexa Chung will host the upcoming fashion competition “Next in Fashion.” Eighteen contestant will […]
Tags: News, France, Netflix, Alexa Chung, Wu-tang Clan, Tan France, Next In Fashion, Host Netflix

Wu-Tang Clan – Of Mics and Men: Music From the Showtime Documentary Series (EP Review)

  The Wu-Tang Clan. What can be said now about the iconic New York hip hop outfit that hasn’t been said already? From their iconic first 2 albums Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) & Wu-Tang Forever to the countless classic solo debuts like Only Built 4 Cuban Linx… & Supreme Clientele, they’ve always been rightfully regarded as the greatest hip hop outfit of all-time. Last time we heard from them collectively in an album capacity was in 2014 with A Better Tomorrow & with a SHOWTIME documentary bei...
Tags: Reviews, New York, Showtime, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Rza, Abbott, Nas Mass Appeal Records, CHEO, Linx ... Supreme Clientele, Ghostface Killah RZA, Ghost Raekwon, Cappadonna Masta Killa

Wu-Tang Clan Delivers New EP, ‘Of Mics and Men’

Music from the Showtime documentary of the same name.
Tags: Albums, Showtime, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Rza, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, GZA, Masta Killa, Cappadonna

New EP: Wu-Tang Clan ‘Of Mics And Men’

The mighty Wu-Tang Clan debuted their Of Mics and Men docu-series on Showtime last week. In support of the four-part documentary directed by Sacha Jenkins, the legendary rap group release an official soundtrack. The project features four new songs, plus three skits that include bonus commentary and footage that did not make the documentary. RZA, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Masta Killa, Cappadonna, Nas and more all contribute to the new EP. In a statement about the soundtrack RZA says, “Wu-Tang...
Tags: Nas, Showtime, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Mixtapes, Rza, Masta Killa, Cheo Hodari Coker, Sacha Jenkins, Masta Killa Cappadonna, Ghostface Killah Raekwon Harley, Of Mics & Men, Ghostface Killah RZA, RZA Ghostface Killah Raekwon, Masta Killa Cappadonna Nas

New Music: Ghostface Killah & RZA “On That Shit Again”

Less then 24 hours ago, Wu-Tang Clan announced their plans to drop a new EP this week in support of their Showtime docu-series Of Mics and Men. The Shaolin crew now release the first track off the project, as Ghostface Killah and RZA connect on “On That Shit Again.” Due May 17 via Mass Appeal Records, the EP features contributions by RZA, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, Masta Killa, Cappadonna, Nas and more. Stream “On That Shit Again” and see the full track list below. Continue after the jump…. ...
Tags: Nas, Showtime, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu Tang Clan, Rza, New Music, Ghostface Killah, Masta Killa, Cheo Hodari Coker, Masta Killa Cappadonna, On That Shit Again, Killah Raekwon Masta Killa Cappadonna Nas, Ghostface Killah Raekwon Harley

Ghostface Killah & RZA – “On That Sht Again”

Of Mics And Men, Showtime's new four-part documentary about the history of the Wu-Tang Clan, is absolutely magical television, and it effectively makes the totally accurate case that the Wu-Tang Clan's ascent is one of the great miracles in the history of American popular music. (At one point, Jim Jarmusch refers to Wu-Tang as "warriors … More »
Tags: Music, Showtime, Wu Tang, Jim Jarmusch, Wu-tang Clan, Rza, Ghostface Killah

Wu-Tang Clan Announce New EP Dropping This Week

Wu-Tang Clan’s long-awaited Of Mics and Men documentary premiered last week on Showtime. Directed by Sacha Jenkins, the four-part documentary gives viewers an in-depth look at the iconic group’s journey in celebration of the 25th anniversary of their debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). On Tuesday (May 14), the Staten Island collective announced a new project will drop this Friday (May 17), to coincide with the documentary. “You’ve seen episode 1/ Wu documentary by now (and if you h...
Tags: Showtime, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Staten Island, Music News, Wu, Sacha Jenkins

Wu-Tang Clan Announce New EP Out This Friday

The much-anticipated Wu-Tang Clan documentary premiered on Showtime last week, honoring the 25th anniversary of the group's debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). Of Mics And Men takes viewers through the history and rise of Wu-Tang. Now, they've announced a new EP, set to drop this Friday, to accompany the Sacha Jenkins-directed … More »
Tags: Music, News, Showtime, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Sacha Jenkins

RZA explains why he doesn't regret Wu-Tang's infamous 'Once Upon a Time in Shaolin' album, the only copy of which Martin Shkreli bought for $2 million

Wu-Tang Clan's de facto leader, RZA, said if he could do it all over again, he would still give his blessing to the creation of "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin." There was only one copy made of the double album and it became infamous when former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli bought it for $2 million. Shkreli was convicted of securities fraud in August of 2017, and is currently serving a seven-year prison sentence. Despite the album causing internal strife in the group, RZA told Bu...
Tags: Trends, Showtime, Wu Tang, Amc Theatres, Wu Tang Clan, Martin Shkreli, Rza, Shkreli, Wu, Tarik Azzougarh, eBay Shkreli, Wu Wu Tang

Review: A Wu-Tang Clan Documentary Captures the Group’s Wild Self-Invention

“Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men,” a four-part docuseries on Showtime, reveals the New York rap collective as individuals using art as a lifeline.
Tags: New York, Television, News, Showtime, Wu Tang, Group, Wu-tang Clan, Rza, Jenkins, Rap and Hip-Hop, Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men (TV Program, Sacha (1971-

AMC Theatres will bring reserved seating to most of its theaters by Memorial Day (AMC)

AMC Theatres will unveil reserved seating at most of its movie theaters, either online or at the theater locations, the company confirmed to Business Insider. The option has slowly been rolled out to new and renovated theaters, but by Memorial Day, reserved seating will be available at all AMC branded and AMC Dine-In theaters, according to Stephen Colanero, Chief Marketing Officer at AMC. Mobile ordering of food and beverages is also expanding at the chain. According to Colanero, the option to...
Tags: New York, Amc, US, San Francisco, Trends, Showtime, Amc Theatres, Jurassic World, Houston, Wu Tang Clan, Avengers, Business Insider, Rza, Adam Aron, Karen Gillan, Boston Denver

Showtime's 4-part Wu-Tang Clan documentary is so epic RZA calls it the 'bible' of the band

Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan tells all in a new four-part documentary on Showtime, "Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men." Business Insider sat with Wu-Tang members RZA and U-God, as well as the movie's director Sacha Jenkins, to talk about pulling off the epic telling of the band's history. RZA and U-God also revealed the personal moments in their lives that were uncovered for the documentary that they were hesitant to allow on screen. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.   Twent...
Tags: Hbo, New York, Hollywood, China, New York City, Trends, Showtime, Ohio, Wu Tang, Wu Tang Clan, Staten Island, Rza, Jenkins, Wu, Dominic, Sacha

New York Today: What Is Nxivm, and Who Is Keith Raniere?

Wednesday: The cultlike group's leader is on trial in Brooklyn.
Tags: News, New York City, Wu-tang Clan, Keith, Nxivm, Raniere, Keith Raniere

New York now has a Wu-Tang Clan District

The Wu-Tang Clan will live on forever in New York City's streets.
Tags: New York, News, New York City, Stories, Wu Tang Clan, Wu Tang Clan District

Wu-Tang Clan Reveal Details For Wu-Tang Clan District Day Happening May 4th On Staten Island

On May 4th, 2019 The Wu-Tang Clan will re-envision the area that once served as their playground.  Coinciding with the official street naming of The Wu-Tang District, the area on Sobel Ct between Targee St and Park Hill Ave will be transformed into a vision of a community center and playground ‘for the children.  From the streets of Park Hill and Stapleton in the early 1990s, The Wu-Tang Clan was born.  This iconic hip-hop group has remained connected to its hometown since its inception. In 201...
Tags: New York, News, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Staten Island, Park Hill, Stapleton, Wu Tang District, Targee St and Park Hill Ave, Children Family Community Clan Care, Debi Rose, Park Hill Stapleton, Targee St Park Hill, Staten Island Park Hill, Stapleton Community

NewFronts Day 3: Wake-up with Wu-Tang at Hulu, Vice delivers dim sum, Vudu makes its first NYC pitch

At the start of the third day of the Digital Content NewFronts, it’s official—navigating these dog-and-pony shows while 7 months pregnant (as Jeanine Poggi, senior editor and our lead live-blogger this week, has been doing) is quite possibly the absolute worst. Either way, Ad Age will continue to be here, updating you along the way. Things kick off with Hulu, which ahead of its presentation announced it has topped 28 million U.S. users. Other Hulu announcements include a new binge-watching ad...
Tags: Advertising, Walmart, Wu Tang, Nancy Dubuc, Wu Tang Clan, Hulu, Rza, Madison Square Garden, VUDU, Jeanine Poggi, Hulu Theater, Ellen Digital Network

Wu-Tang Clan Rock Hometown Crowd at ‘Of Mics and Men’ Tribeca Premiere

Just minutes before premiering “Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men” at New York’s Beacon Theatre Thursday night during the Tribeca Film Festival, director Sacha Jenkins stepped up to the podium and gave a “freestyle” for his speech, emphasizing that the Wu-Tang Clan story is an American success story. “I wanted to make a film to […]
Tags: New York, News, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Tribeca Film Festival, Tribeca Premiere, Sacha Jenkins, Tribeca Film Festival 2019, Clan Rock Hometown Crowd

Wu-Tang Clan Perform “Triumph” on ‘The Tonight Show’

The mighty Wu-Tang Clan made their return to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday (Apr. 24). The promote their upcoming Of Mics and Men documentary set to premiere next month, the legendary Staten Island group performed their timeless classic “Triumph” on the late-night show. Directed by Sacha Jenkins, the four-part documentary is an in-depth look at the iconic group’s journey and celebrates the 25th anniversary of their debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). Produced by...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jazz, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Staten Island, Performances, Showtime Continue, Sacha Jenkins

Tribeca Film Festival: 10 Music Docs We’re Excited to See

While the Tribeca Film Festival usually has strong music entries, this year has such a bounty that narrowing our top picks down to 10 was a challenge. This year’s offerings range from documentaries on the legendary Apollo Theater, the Wu-Tang Clan and Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman to music-adjacent films like Danny Boyle’s “Yesterday” (about […]
Tags: News, Danny Boyle, Wu Tang, Wu-tang Clan, Woodstock, Linda Ronstadt, Bill Wyman, Tribeca Film Festival

Listen to My Top 5 Albums from Rick Ross

Last week for my Music Monday, we looked at the top 5 albums from the Wu-Tang Clan.  This week, we head to the 305 and celebrated one of the better artists of this generation. Rick Ross have teased that his new album, Port of Miami 2: Born to Kill will drop this year. Rick Ross’s third album, Deeper than Rap was released 10 years ago yesterday. As mentioned before, Rick Ross have one of the best discographies you’ll ever listen to. With Ross having such an impressive catalog, we’re going to li...
Tags: Montana, Jay Z, Nicki Minaj, Nas, Hip Hop, Amsterdam, Jazz, Rick Ross, Miami, Lil Wayne, John Legend, Wu Tang Clan, Birdman, Ross, Teflon Don, Blog Hops & memes

Listen to My Top 5 Albums from Wu Tang Clan

What are your top 5 album from the Wu Tang Clan? When we say that, we’re talking about group and solos projects. Last week, we listed the top 5 album from Ludacris, but now it’s all about the Wu Tang Clan. Raekwon, Ghostface, Method Man, GZA and ODB put out great projects to go along with the group efforts. As a group, they’ve released seven albums and countless projects as solo artists. Last year, the group celebrated the 25th anniversary of their debut album. The Wu Tang Clan is still puttin...
Tags: Music, New York, Albums, Hip Hop, Jazz, Wu Tang, Odb, Wu Tang Clan, Ludacris, Linx, Rza, Wu, Raekwon, Masta Killa, Cappadonna, Blog Hops & memes

TNW2019 Daily: On the right track

We have only 36 days left until TNW2019, our tech conference in Amsterdam! Here are some fun facts about the number 36: It appears in the title of Wu-Tang Clan’s album, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) +36 is the area code of Hungary It’s the number of gallons in a beer barrel There will be lots of beer at TNW Conference on May 9 and 10 – and no one will go Hungary, thanks to our many food trucks. We’ll also definitely play some Wu-Tang at our afterparty. So, with only 36 days to go, you should m...
Tags: Startups, Events, Hungary, Amsterdam, Wu Tang, Wu Tang Clan, Insider, TNW2019