Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men

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Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men
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GenreDocu-series
Created bySacha Jenkins
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes4
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Peter Bittenbender
  • Chris Gary
  • Peter J. Scalettar
Producer(s)
  • Cary Graber
  • Vanessa Maruskin
  • Assia Lakhlif
CinematographyHans Charles
Editor(s)Paul Greenhouse
Running time60 minutes
Release
Original networkShowtime
Original releaseMay 10 (2019-05-10) –
May 31, 2019 (2019-05-31)

Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men is a four-episode American documentary television series that premiered on Showtime on May 10, 2019.[1] The documentary was created by Sacha Jenkins and tells a story of the New York-based hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan from their earliest times to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the group.

The four sixty-minute episodes, all nine living members of the group are interviewed, as well as footage from 2004 featuring the late Ol' Dirty Bastard are shown. Numerous people affiliated with the Wu-Tang Clan also contributed to it providing their own stories and describing their relations with the members.

On May 17, 2019, an EP, which also is the soundtrack of the documentary, Wu-Tang: Of Mics and Men was released on Spotify.[2]

Wu-Tang: Of Mics and Men EP[edit]

A week after the documentary premiere, 36 Chambers Records along with Mass Appeal released a seven-track EP entitled Wu-Tang: Of Mics and Men. The EP contains verses from several Wu-Tang Clan members, including RZA, Ghostface Killah, Cappadonna, Raekwon and Masta Killa. Three of the tracks are skits which contains interview excerpts from Nas, GZA, Masta Killa and Cheo Hodari Coker.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleMusicLength
1."On That Shit Again" (RZA & Ghostface Killah)DJ Scratch3:20
2."Seen a Lot of Things" (Ghostface Killah, Raekwon & Harley)Core3:11
3."Project Kids (Skit)" (Nas)RZA1:57
4."Do the Same As My Brother Do" (RZA)RZA3:25
5."Yo, Is You Cheo? (Skit)" (Cheo Hodari Coker)RZA1:40
6."Of Mics and Men" (RZA, Cappadonna & Masta Killa)VitalSignzEnt3:18
7."One Rhyme (Skit)" (GZA & Masta Killa)RZA2:07

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SHOWTIME® x The FADER presents Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men". The FADER. Retrieved 11 May 2019.
  2. ^ http://hiphopdx.com, HipHopDX- (16 May 2019). "Wu-Tang Clan Returns With "Of Mics & Men" EP". HipHopDX. Retrieved 17 May 2019.