Published Jan 12, 2017Raekwon is celebrating his 47th birthday today (January 12), but that doesn't mean he's against giving a gift to his listeners. The Wu-Tang Clan MC has revealed the title and artwork for his new LP, The Wild, which will arrive in March through ICEH20/Empire Records.
The rapper revealed the release date, title and cover art that you see above through Instagram this afternoon. "My 7th masterpiece...this LP is filled with alot of excitement...blood sweat and tears," he wrote the a caption. "This project was designed for the culture of rap to know ain't a dam thing change since the beginning of my career."
He continued: "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"
The Wild follows Raekwon's last solo release, 2015's Fly International Luxurious Art. Stay tuned for further details on the Chef's new disc, and revisit his appearance on Exclaim! TV in the player below.