In tomorrow’s tree killer, main music man Rob Harvilla got Ghostface Killah on the line to talk about his new solo joint, The Big Doe Rehab, along with that draw-blood thorny Wu Tang situation.
“RZA is fumbling the ball,” Ghost says. “You know what I mean? Fumblin’ the ball. He wanna do what he do, when we trying to tell him, like, ‘Yo, man, do this or do that.’ His music wasn’t sounding like how it was when we first came in. And it’s hurting us. People want that old Wu-Tang shit, but you tryin’ to make new shit—tryin’ to play live instruments, instead of just goin’ to the crates and just do what you do best. You still a master at what you do, but right now you ain’t lookin’ like that master, ’cause you tryin’ to do other stuff. We were just upset with the way things was comin’ out.”
And by the sound of it, ODB’s resurrection is more likely than a Wu Tang reconciliation.
[I]s it possible to make peace? “I’m not sure,” Ghost says. “I can’t tell you that, because it’s serious with Wu-Tang Clan right now. It’s serious. So I don’t know.” What would have to happen for everyone to reconcile? “I can’t even tell you. I can’t even tell you. I can’t even tell you.”
This shit sounds more dire everyday.
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