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Raekwon Talks OB4CL2, Criminology 2, Wu-Tang, Dr. Dre, etc (Video)

blame it on Shake May 27, 2009


The Chef sits down lays back with HipHopChronicle to talk about a variety of things.

In the first part of the interview, Rae talks about why he put Criminology 2 as a buzz record. The Chef tells me he’s in talks with people from Hollywood to do movies and revealed that he’s planning to drop a documentary to coincide with the release of the album. We talk about lyrics in Hip Hop and the importance of it to an emcee like him. He gives his main ingredients to being a dope emcee and having longevity. And to end the first part, Rae lists the people and albums that he feels people should study to learn more about Hip Hop.

Part 2 after the jump…


In the second part of this exclusive interview Raekwon speaks on respect in Hip Hop. How he pays homage to the other Wu Tang members. Why OB4CL2 will be a Wu Tang Record. Working with Dr.Dre & The RZA. RZA’s involvement in the project compared with the first OB4CL. How Marley Marl got involved with the album and Rae reveals he used to imagine being with the Juice Crew.

Shouts to nation on the find.