Marvel Reimagines Hip-Hop Classic Albums: 50 Cent Becomes Iron Man

Marvel and hip-hop have not precisely operated hand-in-hand, however they’ve remained shut sufficient within the higher cultural context; in spite of everything, many hip-hop followers share a love comedian books, and numerous references to Marvel have been built-in into numerous lyrics for many years now. And whereas Disney and hip-hop might really feel reduce from a special fabric, each so ten, the mouse comes via for the tradition. On that observe, Disney and Marvel have lately introduced a brand new batch collector’s version vinyl, through which traditional albums are reimagined via a marvel lens. 

50 Cent’s Get Rich Or Die Tryin finds Curtis Jackson changed with Iron Man. LL Cool J’s Mama Said Knock You Out finds Cool James changed by none apart from Frank Castle. GZA’s Liquid Swords as soon as once more carry Tony Stark into the fold, this time depicting him within the center battling Maestro. You can take a look at every the dope covers proper right here. Seeing because the demand will little question rise within the coming days, you should definitely place your orders sooner, fairly than later; every album is restricted to three,000 prints.

Supreme x GZA "Liquid Swords" Collab In The Works

Supreme unveiled a preview their upcoming project with GZA today, which will serve as a nod to GZA’s debut album “Liquid Swords.” 

In the video clip posted on the Supreme IG account today, GZA is shown wearing the collaborative “Liquid Swords” tee shirt while describing the meaning  the name.

“Liquid Swords – sharp tongue. Swift, sharp tongue. You know, the tongue is symbolic to the sword. When in motion, it produces wind. That’s why you hear that ‘Wu, wu, wu wu, wu’ sound when you’re swinging a sword. Your tongue is a sword. A double-edged sword. And wisdom is symbolic to water, because its flowing capability. So words flow f the mouth as water flows down the banks and the rivers, so this is why it’s called a liquid sword – a sharp tongue.”

Supreme has not yet revealed when their latest Wu-Tang collaboration will be available, but we expect more details in the near future following up today’s announcement.

Check out the teaser video in the IG post embedded below.