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Raekwon

Raekwon
Born: Jan 12, 1970 in New York
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: Raekwon may not have achieved the solo stardom of his fellow Wu-Tang Clan mates Method Man or Ol' Dirty Bastard, but along with Genius/GZA and frequent partner Ghostface Killah, he's done some of the most inventive, critically acclaimed work outside the confines of the group. Born Corey Woods and also ...Read full biography
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx
Released: 1995
Label: Loud Heritage
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A serious contender for the title of best Wu-Tang solo album (rivaled only by the Genius' Liquid Swords), Only Built 4 Cuban Linx is also perhaps the most influential, thanks to Raekwon's cinematic imagination. ...Read full review
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx, Pt. 2
Released: 2009
Label: Ice H2o Records
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Like the original, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx, Pt. 2 sets the stage with the intro, but here it's some Raekwon history courtesy of Papa Wu. On Pt. 1 it was fictional dialog introducing a loose concept album. ...Read full review