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Ghostface Killah's Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Revived

Urbont, who created the theme song for the 1960s TV version of Iron Man, hit the Wu-Tang Clan member with a copyright infringement lawsuit in 2011, claiming Ghostface sampled the Iron Man Theme...

Rza Creating Video Game-inspired Album

The Wu-Tang Clan rapper has joined forces with the firm's bosses to develop original tracks influenced by many of the video game pioneer's titles, which include Pac-Man, Pong, Centipede and Asteroids. "I'm...

Common To Star In Black Samurai Tv Series

The Oscar and Grammy winner will take on Robert Sand and his heroic alter-ego in the project, which is based on author Marc Olden’s 1974 book series of the same name. Sand...

The Lonely Island Turned Down Songs From Rza And J Dilla

The trio's first feature film follows a pop star called Connor4Real, played by Andy Samberg, and his journey through stardom. Along the way he meets a myriad of real life musicians, many of...

Rza Sued Over Fan Artwork In Once Upon A Time In Shaolin Package

Jason Koza claims he was contacted in 2014 by producer Cilvaringz, who expressed an interest in using nine hand drawn portraits of the Gravel Pit hitmakers the devotee had posted on the Wu...

Rza: 'Ol' Dirty Bastard Biopic In The Works'

RZA, who is also the late hip-hop star's cousin, saw a teaser video Rayshawn and the late Wu-Tang Clan member's widow put together and insists project has great potential. "I think...

Fbi Chiefs Dismiss Wu-tang Clan Album Seizure Reports

On Thursday (17Dec15), agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) swooped on Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical mogul who paid millions at auction for the band's one-of-a-kind album Once Upon a Time in...

Wu-tang Clan Donate Album Sale Money To Charity

Last month (Nov15) it emerged the hip-hop stars had agreed a deal to sell off the only copy of the record for an "undisclosed figure in the millions". The identity of the...

Rza: 'I Want To See A Female U.s. President'

The former Secretary of State and ex-First Lady is running for the top job and it's clear the hip-hop star likes the idea of a woman in charge. The Wu-Tang Clan...

Suspect Arrested In Connection To Double Stabbing At Rza's Home

The incident happened on Saturday morning (07Nov15) at the hip-hop star's property in Milestone Township, New Jersey, where two men with stab wounds were found by local police. The unidentified men suffered non-life...

Two Men Injured In Stabbing At Rza's House

The incident happened on Saturday morning (07Nov15) at a property in Milestone, New Jersey, that is owned by the rapper, editors at Billboard.com report. It is unknown if RZA, the founder...

Wu-tang Clan Stars Investigated Over Killings

The revelation was made in documents filed at a court in Brooklyn following the conviction of two men for ordering the killing of 17-year-old Jerome 'Boo Boo' Estella. It emerged that Estella...

Rza To Direct New Action Film

The film, which will begin production in 2016, will be the rapper's third stint as a director after previously helming 2012's The Man With The Iron Fists, and Coco, starring Azealia Banks, which...

Rza Releases Decade-old Album With System Of A Down's Odadjian

The Wu-Tang Clan leader and heavy rocker Odadjian first announced plans for their Achozen project in 2005, but a full release failed to come to fruition due to scheduling difficulties. However, RZA...

Wu-tang Clan Album Will Remain Unheard For 88 Years

Wu-Tang Clan's 'secret' new album Once Upon A Time In Shaolin will remain unheard by fans for almost 90 years because of a copyright clause in its conditions of sale.The hip-hop collective plans to release...

The Game And T.i. Sign Up As Judges For New Rap Reality Show

Hip-hop stars The Game, T.I. and Rza are joining forces to head up a judging panel for a new rap reality Tv contest.One Shot will follow rap veteran Crooked I, MTv personality Sway Calloway and...

Rza To Give Keynote Speech At South By Southwest

Rapper/actor Rza has been chosen to give one of the keynote speeches at the 2015 South By Southwest Film Conference.The Wu-Tang Clan star has also made a name for himself in the film world and...

Rza Wants Fans To Go Vegan For The Holidays

Rapper Rza is urging fans to go vegan for the holidays as they prepare to tuck into their Thanksgiving feasts on Thursday (27Nov14).The Wu-Tang Clan star has teamed up with officials at the People for...

Drake Axed Wu-tang Clan Verse From Wu-tang Forever

Drake scrapped plans to release a remix of his Wu-Tang Clan tribute track with the legendary rappers themselves because the verse band leader Rza created was too "hard".The Started From the Bottom hitmaker unveiled Wu-Tang...

Rza Hopes New Wu-tang Clan Album Is Inspiring

RZA thinks fans will be ''inspired'' by Wu-Tang Clan's new album.The 45-year-old rapper wants fans to take away the messages contained within the lyrics of the group's long-awaited new album 'A Better Tomorrow'.He told Billboard.com:...

Wu-tang Clan Reunites On U.s. Tv

Rap icons Wu-Tang Clan proved they have put their differences aside when all nine members appeared together for a performance on U.S. Tv. on Wednesday night (06Aug14).Raekwon, Gza, Rza, Ghostface Killah, Method Man, Inspectah Deck,...

Wu-tang Clan Affiliate Guilty Of Manslaughter Charge

A New York rapper affiliated with the Wu-Tang Clan has pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge stemming from a fatal car accident on New Year's Day (01Jan14).Shyheim Franklin, 35, surrendered to police in January (14)...

Rza Couldn't Drive Classic Car On Set

Rapper/actor Rza had to call in a stuntman for his driving scenes in new Tv police drama Gang Related, because he couldn't operate the classic car he handpicked for his character.The Wu-Tang Clan star plays...

Rapper Andre Johnson Explains Why He Cut Off His Penis

Remember when sort-of-Wu Tang-member-but-kind-of-not rapper Andre Johnson AKA Christ Bearer cut off his johnson, whoops, sorry, penis, before roaming the streets naked and covered in blood? It was a pretty extreme time for all involved,...

Feuding Wu-tang Clan Stars Reunite In The Studio

Wu-Tang Clan stars Rza and Raekwon appear to have ended their rift and are working together again on the rap collective's much-anticipated new album A Better Tomorrow.Raekwon recently insisted he would not be part of...

Rza Gives Raekwon 30 Days To End His 'Strike'

Wu-Tang Clan leader Rza has given bandmate Raekwon a 30-day deadline to end his recording "strike" with the group or risk the wrath of fans when a much-anticipated album is potentially scrapped.Rza brought the collective...

Rza Opens Up About Penis-chop Affiliate

Wu-Tang Clan leader Rza has broken his silence about the group's affiliate who chopped off his penis in an alleged suicide attempt earlier this week (beg14Apr14).Andre 'Christ Bearer' Johnson was found on the pavement outside...

Rza Describes Christ Bearer's Attempted Suicide: "That S**T Sound Mythical"

Wu-Tang Clan founder RZA is just as in the dark about rapper Christ Bearer’s attempted suicide as the rest of the world. “It’s sad that it’s Wu-Tang affiliated,” RZA told XXLMag.com, “It’s like dirty press...

Raekwon: 'I'm On Strike From Recording With The Wu-tang Clan'

Rapper Raekwon is "on strike" from the Wu-Tang Clan because he is unhappy with the direction of the music on the group's long-awaited new album.Bandmate Rza has brought the rap collective together for A Better...

Wu-tang Clan Affiliate In Stable Condition After Alleged Suicide Attempt

Doctors have been unable to reattach Wu-Tang Clan affiliate Andre Johnson's penis after he flayed himself in a reported suicide attempt on Wednesday (16Apr14).The rapper, also known by his stage name Christ Bearer, was admitted...

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