Killa Bees Across The Border
The GZA is no stranger to the classroom or science. The Genius was recently tapped by Columbia University’s Dr. Chris Emdin and his program which uses hip-hip-hop to teach science. “The people who most embrace hip-hop culture are the same populations who are most disinterested in school and disinterested in science. To me, the markers of success are the students who see themselves as scientists, who are having conversations about science, Emdin said” GZA also tells CBS : “The goal is just to awaken the […]
Along with Rakim, Rae planted his Wu flag last night at Stage 48.
Produced by the RZA, the Wu’s DJ and producer Mathematics brings another offering off his upcoming The Answer. Album drops April 16. Wu-Tang 4 ever!
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson invited GZA to his recent StarTalk radio show. Fast forward to the 12:00 mark, the Genius discussed the Wu and how science helped influence their music.
A few weeks ago, The Genius was invited to speak at Harvard University in Boston. There isn’t any video, but here’s audio of the lecture. Part two and three after the jump.
Wu-Tang’s GZA is set to bring his mystery of chessboxin lyrical skills to Harvard University. Maximillion will lecture on the music industry during the institution’s Black Men’s Forum on December 1st at 4 pm followed by a Q&A for the public. He also plans to attend the Broad Institute and the MIT Media Lab to speak with folks there for inspiration on his next album. What a genius. rollingstone