News

New Wu-Tang Song Featuring 'While My Guitar Gently Weeps' Online Now

New Wu-Tang Song Featuring 'While My Guitar Gently Weeps' Online Now

The forthcoming single from [b]Wu-Tang Clan[/b], featuring a sample from a cover of the [b]Beatles'[/b] 'While My Guitar Gently Weeps' is available to listen to on hip hop community website Loud.com.

The track 'The Heart Gently Weeps' features [b]Raekwon, Ghostface Killah[/b] and [b]Method Man[/b] rapping on alternate verses - as well as featuring [b]Red Hot Chili Peppers[/b]' guitarist [b]John Frusciante[/b] and vocals by [b]Erykah Badu[/b].

The song marks the first time part of a Beatles track has ever been officially cleared for use as a sample.

The new Wu-Tang album '8 Diagrams' is available from December 4.

Listen to 'The Heart Gently Weeps'here

Pic credit: Pa Photos


Newsletter


Editor's Letter

The 39th Uncut Playlist Of 2014


A lot to get through here, but I'm indebted once more to the resource that is www.nyctaper.com, who this week have posted two amazing live sets by Steve Gunn and Ryley Walker. Elsewhere, there's a new Waterboys track to check out,...