Although he is commemorating another year on Earth today (January 12th), Raekwon is showing no signs of slowing down.
Celebrating his 47th birthday, Rae took to Instagram to announce that he will be releasing his seventh studio album, The Wild, via ICEH20/Empire Records. He also shared its cover, which was drawn by London-reared illustrator Dan Lish.
Here you go YALL. My 7th masterpiece ….this LP is filled with alot of excitement ….blood sweat and tears. This project was designed for the culture of rap to know aint a dam thing change since the beginning of my career. The title is called " THE WILD…! " with all the shit thats goin on today ……this title rolled off my tongue like alkaline water in the bloodstream. I must say YALL GON LOVE THIS CLASSIC. !!! GUARANTEED ….THE ILLUSTRATIONS COME FROM A CREATIVE AND RESPECTED ARTIST NAME @Danlish ……he so dope ….we got together and created this. Feel free yall to let me know what you think. I never hate on opinions..trusss. thanks to the fans im still throwing my darts with integrity !!!! 1
Lish was also the mind behind the artwork for CJ Fly’s FLYTRAP.
The follow-up to his 2015 release Fly International Luxurious Art, Raekwon’s The Wild will arrive March 10th.