Wu Tang Clan’s “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” sold today by US Justice Department. This one of a kind album was seized in the arrest of Martin Shkreli in 2017 for fraud charges. The new owner and price information was not disclosed due to confidentiality provisions.
Classic album “Follow the Leader” by Eric B and Rakim was released 33 years ago on July 25, 1988.
Today is the 28th anniversary of Bronx legend Fat Joe’s first album “Represent” released in 1993 with Diggin in the Crates (DITC) crew.
Buffalo rapper Westside Gunn celebrates birthday today.
Ras Kass teases new collaboration with KRS-1 on his IG page. Very intriguing possibility to look out for between the two microphone heavyweights.
West coast underground rap fixtures The Grouch and Eligh announce September 3rd, 2021 show at El Rey Theater in Los Angeles.
Lupe Fiasco and Royce da 5’9 end podcast partnership after internal steife between both artists.
Closing day for Basquiat art exhibit at Museum of Fine Art in Boston. Collection of work also included pieces by New York Graffiti Art pioneers Lady Pink, Futura2000, Lee Quinones, Fab Five Freddy, Ramel Zee, Toxic and others.