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This is a sad situation all around as the Ol' Dirty Bastard's cousin, Robert Diggs a.k.a The RZA owns and operates Wu-Tang Clan Productions.

The late Wu-Tang Clan swordsman's free-wheeling style made him a standout star among the sprawling New York collective.

Lil Wayne found himself running into a legal hurdle after attempting trademark the name “New Dirty Bastard” for branding and merchandising purposes. The estate of Ol’ Dirty Bastard believes the name infringes on the Wu-Tang Clan swordsman’s legacy and could damage upcoming marketing plans linked to the late rapper.

The son of  Ol’ Dirty Bastard says he witnessed his father doing drugs hours before the Wu-Tang Clan member passed way in 2004. In an interview with VLAD TV ODB Jr. talks about the final day of his father’s life.

The Muppets singing Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s classic “Shimmy Shimmy Ya” will no doubt be the best thing you see on the Internet today. 

In this product driven world, it isn’t very difficult to find items that add a bit of a Hip-Hop touch to your respective humble abodes. We’ve made a habit of purchasing said knick knacks, and if you do the same, we suggest  CoolSocksBruh, a brand that specializes in coffee mugs and graphic socks.

Fans of the Wu-Tang Clan still uphold the legacy of the king-sized, zany character in the Ol’ Dirty Bastard. The estate of the late rapper has announced a new partnership that also includes the production of a reality show featuring the family of ODB, along with other related business moves.

Good news has arrived for Ol’ Dirty Bastard and Wu-Tang Fans alike.

Even after his passing there is controversy surrounding Ol’ Dirty Bastard‘s name. A new documentary titled Dirty: Platinum Edition was to be screened last Friday (November 15) but was stopped by a cease and desist letter from ODB’s widow Icelene Jones.

While it’s been an amazing time celebrating the 20th anniversary of Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), November also brings up somber memories for the Wu-Tang Clan as nine years ago Ol’ Dirty Bastard passed away unexpectedly. Thankfully his spirit lives on through a very memorable legacy.

While club anthems and swag music continue to dominate the airwaves, lyrics remain the foundation to any one picking up the microphone. Even with the acclaim that comes from spitting a strong verse, there are some rappers that have chosen to have others do the writing for them.

It’s been over a year since the late, great 2Pac Shakur made his return to stage in hologram form at Coachella 2012. That moment influenced others to reimagine deceased legends at Rock The Bells, which kicked off Saturday, September 7 in San Bernardino, Calif.