For The Children: 25 Years of Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) Documentary captures the essence of Wu-Tang Clan
The Wu-Tang Clan is an iconic hip hop group from the golden era of 90’s hip hop they helped define what hip hop as an art form. lead by the enigmatic Rza (rapper/producer) who has gone on to be a successful actor, film director and film composer. Notable members include rap god Method Man, Raekwon the Chef and lyrical titan Ghostface Killah. Wu-Tang Clan blended a raw rugged sound with imaginative lyrics inspired by classic Kung Fu films.
For The Children: 25 Years of Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) is a documentary film that celebrates the 25th anniversary of Wu-Tang’s seminal album The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). The film breaks down each track from the album featuring untold behind the scenes stories and personal reflections from hip hop artists like A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Joey Bada$$ and more. My favourite track on the album has to be C.R.E.A.M which is an acronym for cash rules everything around me. This track embodies and encapsulates New York hip hop as an art form vivid cinematic storytelling that makes you feel like your there illustrating existentialist themes of despair and poverty.
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Words by Kwame