Ol' Dirty Bastard

noisey beats 1

Chad Hugo Shares How Ol' Dirty Bastard Made "Got Your Money"

Tune into episode 168 this Sunday at 11 AM EST/8AM PST and 11 PM EST/8 PM PST when 10k and Justice joins Noisey Radio on Beats 1.
Noisey Staff

The Strange True Story of the Godfather of Conspiracy Theories

From Ol' Dirty Bastard to Alex Jones and Donald Trump, William Cooper's deranged ideas have been felt insanely far and wide.
Seth Ferranti
Noisey News

Ol' Dirty Bastard Has a Cryptocurrency Because Capitalism Never Rests

The late Wu Tang Clan member's estate joins the bitcoin industry with "Dirty Coin."
Kristin Corry
Holy Shit

Listen to a Newly Uncovered Ol' Dirty Bastard Song, "Obey Me"

ODB still wants you to obey.
John Hill
Behind The Lens

Head to Photoville in Brooklyn to See Some Incredible Music Photography

Legendary photographer Janette Beckman's curated Dirty & Dirty—an exhibition of iconic, must-see music photography.
Kim Taylor Bennett

We Created ‘Guess Wu’: The World’s First Rap Board Game

It's like 'Guess Who?' only with Wu-Tang Clan members and affiliated artists, duh. Wanna get your hands on it?
Sam Wolfson
Emma Garland
Objectively Correct Lists

'Celebrity Deathmatch' Is Back So Here Are Its Greatest Ever Music Beef Bloodbaths

Back in my day, you could watch Marilyn Manson yank Charles Manson's spine right out his shit-bearded mouth.
J R Moores

Ten Years After His Death, New Yorkers Still Love Ol' Dirty Bastard

Considering the tenth anniversary of his death is right around the corner, I went out into the streets of New York to see what the people of Dirt McGirt's hometown have to say about his legacy.
Zachary Schwartz
we saw this

Impressions of Wu: Thoughts from the First Listen of Wu-Tang Clan's 'A Better Tomorrow'

We went to the listening party for 'A Better Tomorrow' and got dining advice from U-God. Plus, listen to a new song, "Ruckus in B Minor."
Drew Millard
Kyle Kramer

A First Person Account of That Time Ol Dirty Bastard Got his Welfare Check in a Limo

A chapter from the new biography 'The Dirty Version,' exclusively at Noisey
Noisey Staff
staff picks and good shit

Staff Picks and Good Shit for the Week of September 12

Here's what Noisey's editors were listening to this week as they mourned the death of the iPod.
Noisey Staff
Pen Pals

Rap Was My Lifeline in Prison

I spent hundreds and hundreds of hours rapping, talking about rap, and listening to cassette tapes when I was an inmate. Without Ol' Dirty Bastard, Kool Keith, and Bootsy Collins, I really would have gone insane.
Bert Burykill