New York producer, by way of the UK, Endemic is releasing his latest joint “Capos” featuring Roc Marciano, P.R. Terrorist & Kevlaar 7 off his sophomore effort, “Terminal Illness Vol. 2.” This is just one of many head-nodding tracks off his newest LP, a No Cure Records/IDC Entertainment release. Additionally, the album features Masta Killa, Cappadonna, Tragedy Khadafi, Afu Ra, and Skyzoo.
Wu-Tang Clan mastermind RZA is preparing for his big screen debut as writer/director/actor in the upcoming Quinten Tarantino-produced kung-fu flick The Man with the Iron Fists. And as one would suspect, the soundtrack features an impressive list of hip-hop luminaries, including Kanye West, Pharoahe Monch, Pusha T and Wu-Tang members Ghostface Killah and Method Man.
It also features a new Wu-Tang track, “Six Directions of Boxing,” which was produced by Frank Dukes and features almost the entire Clan—U-God, Ghostface Killah, GZA, Masta Killa, Cappadonna, and Inspectah Deck. Check out the tune here, and after the jump watch an interview with RZA where he talks about the potential for a final Wu-Tang album to mark the group’s 20th anniversary next year.
DJ Mathematics first hooked up with the Clan in the mid-80s and worked his magic behind the scenes as producer until 1996. All that is about to change next month when the legendary producer delivers the 16 track compilation Return of the Wu & Friends. Collecting tracks from The W through 2008, Mathematics has all nine members and mixes classics with some fresh remixes, like ”Respect Mine” and “Clap,” the download we have for you. Mathematics has worked on everything from GZA’s Cold Chillin’ days to The W,8 Diagrams, Ghostface’s Supreme Clientele…