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Russell Tyrone Jones (November 15, 1968 – November 13, 200...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
Russell Tyrone Jones (November 15, 1968 – November 13, 2004), better known under his stage name Ol' Dirty Bastard (or ODB), was an American rapper and producer. He was one of the founding members of the Wu-Tang Clan, a rap group primarily from Staten Island, New York which first rose to mainstream prominence with their 1993 debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers).
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WATCH: Ottawa MC a killah perform with Ghostface at Bluesfest

Edmonton Sun - 10 Jul 2018
Ghostface told the packed bowl to boo him off stage if he screwed up the lyrics made famous by the late Ol' Dirty Bastard on Wu's classic Protect Ya Neck. Instead, an “awestruck” Ghostface declared, “that s- was beautiful.” Newsince – known offstage as ...
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New Sentences: From Helen DeWitt's 'Some Trick'

New York Times - 27 Jun 2018
Thirty-five-year-old Michael Jordan made a championship-winning jump shot and then retired for the second time. James Joyce, his eyesight beginning to fail for good, submitted the beginning of “Ulysses” for publication. Mozart and Ol' Dirty Bastard died.
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Wu-Tang Clan is working a new album for 25th anniversary

CNET - 25 Jun 2018
The names of the group's members are as iconic as their songs: RZA, GZA, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Ghostface Killa, Method Man, Masta Killa, Raekwon, Inspectah Deck, U-God and Cappadonna. Wu became a dominant force musically releasing waves of group ...
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XXXTentacion Dead at 20: Other Hip-Hop Artists Who Died Young

Inside Edition - 20 Jun 2018
Also known as O.D.B., the rapper died in November 2004 after collapsing in a New York recording studio two days before his birthday. An autopsy later determined he died of an accidental drug overdose. Originally part of the nine-man group, the Wu-Tang ...
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Lovebox Festival, Day 1 – the NME report (blog) - 14 Jul 2018
Other highlights include a pair of 'Liquid Swords' tracks – 'Duel of the Iron Mic' and its dazzling title track – which go some way to proving that GZA hasn't lost his dexterous flow, a shimmying tribute to Ol' Dirty Bastard, and a glorious, Lovebox ...
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Bluesfest in a tizzy: Shawn Mendes enthrals youthful crowd

Edmonton Sun - 08 Jul 2018
The professional rappers were almost upstaged by two amateurs invited on stage to handle the Method Man and Ol' Dirty Bastard verses on Wu's classic Protect Ya Neck. Stand-in ODB absolutely mastered the lyrics, compelling the packed pit to bounce on ...
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A Hologram of Roy Orbison Is Going on Tour

Texas Monthly - 10 Jul 2018
The Wu-Tang Clan performed with hologram Ol' Dirty Bastard; NWA performed with hologram Eazy-E; Michael Jackson moonwalked from beyond the grave at the Billboard Music Awards in 2014; metal icon Ronnie James Dio, legendary musical weirdo ...
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GZA, Hip-Hop's Old Master, Looks Down on the New Age of Rap

Miami New Times - 02 Jul 2018
Where breakout Wu-Tang stars Method Man and Ol' Dirty Bastard veered for the cool and the theatrical, GZA specialized in cerebral lyrics, complex rhyming structures, and vocal dexterity. He helped define the Wu-Tang sound early on in the group's ...
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Akon Launches Akoin to Be 'Savior of Africa'

Bitcoinist - 21 Jun 2018
Wu-Tang Clan member Ol' Dirty Bastard became indirectly linked with the industry after his son launched a coin, while rapper 50 Cent made headlines earlier this year after claiming he “forgot” about $8 million in Bitcoin holdings — only to deny the ...

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