Wu-International, news (2005):
Originally Posted by believin
There is always a hidden chamber in every room, and every hidden chamber has a secret jewel... In step Raaddrr Van, a long time wu-tang clan affiliate has been in the mix since get-go, since the Wu became a force, since 93 protect ya neck era, Van has been doing the knowledge and building with the likes of Masta Killa to RZA via the NGE channel. Just like the greats kool keith, Raaddrr Van is also known for switching names according to mood and growth, from Lodd Manefess, to Lidot Nyfe, to Tashan Allah, The Dark Knight, Raddar Vantana, and Radarukus, there might be more for all that is known.
Around 1996, Raaddrr Van hooked up with Killah Priest to record the track "Maccabeez" which had heads thinking he was a member of the now popular Maccabeez click of Killah Priest, Hell Razah and Timbo King. Prior to that, he released an EP "Rappin' 4 Change",
and around 1998, hooked up with he's then DJ and producer Sizzah Handz as Loose Wirez and released the underground classic "The Loung Gunmen",
followed shortly by the infamous "The Black God" and probably more. The later featured The RZA producing a large number of songs on that album, with some tracks laced by OC of DITC crew. Words on the streets is that RZA still has the masters of "The Black God album" and only time will tell if it will ever be released officially. Van has also been featured on a number of mix tapes and albums from J-Love, Kool Kev to Masta Killa, Gravediggaz, RZA, Marc Live, Kool Keith and many more. Released EPs and underground albums which he sold on the streets of New York, with a box in he's hand, hustling in front of stores like Fatbeats and Virgin Mega Store in Times Square, NY.
Enter 2005, The streets has been waiting for a long time, now the internet is buzzing and also watching and waiting for Raaddrr Van to finally drop a new an new album, With recent online interviews and linking with Carta records Inc, The album is now about to drop anytime soon, "The Booth, The Mic, The Lyrics
" within the next couple of weeks or months to be exact, beats handled by The RZA, H.B, Live 7 and more, contains previously unreleased tracks as well as new ones. The God's time has finally come to shine, a truly well deserved recognition. People should be able to buy the album online when it drops, More info of this will be updated when it is confirmed. Below is the track and cover. Support the real!.
Dark 7 Invader
Raaddrr and the Wu -96
That's Raaddrr behind Ghost
Just to tell a little who he is.