August 18, 1995 at 04:00 AM EDT

Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
performer
Raekwon
Producers
Loud, RCA
genre
Hip-Hop/Rap
We gave it an A-

The latest Wu-Tang Clan offshoot album boasts rapper Raekwon at his lightning-quickest and producer RZA at his razor-sharpest. Raekwon and guests transform themselves into self-declared mafiosi, dropping Gambino references and assuming aliases from Sergio Leone’s Once Upon a Time in America. Underneath the meaty rhymes of Only Built 4 Cuban Linx… are RZA’s spooky, discordant keyboards and wailing female vocal samples. So mesmerizing, you won’t mind the inside references. A-

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