Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon knows the importance of August 1. The hip-hop veteran’s unforgettable Only Built 4 Cuban Linx has officially reached its 25th anniversary and is getting proper respect placed on its name.
Raekwon’s 25-Year Anniversary
On Saturday, streaming giant TIDAL went to its social media platforms to celebrate Rae’s milestone. It also shared a link to learn more about the Chef’s legendary contribution to the music biz.
“25 years ago today. Revisit #Raekwon’s ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…’ and learn about The Purple Tape’s impact when you hit the link in bio.” -TIDAL’s Instagram
“Legendary!!!!” -Lenny S
This past Friday, rap veteran Nas went to his social media pages to put respect on Raekwon’s name. The Queens rap legend called Rae one of the best rap artists – ever – and acknowledged the album’s birthday.
“Yo @raekwon Peace Beloved. My brother. I Salute you on this Classic Only Built 4 Cuban Linx aka The Purple Tape. 25 Years Club General. You one of the greatest to touch a mic. Great times when @realghostfacekillah and us recorded Verbal Intercourse. This Lp changed the game. Thank you King. Congrats” -Nas’ Instagram
“Salut family. The green jacket club. Word !!!!” -Raekwon
“🙌🏾” -Ghostface Killah
Wait, There’s More
Heading into the weekend, Raekwon celebrated his game-changing album.
Before You Go
The legendary album comes packed with unforgettable records including Raekwon’s unforgettable “Incarcerated Scarfaces.”