The legendary Wu-Tang Clan consists of 9 American rappers: RZA, GZA, Raekwon, U-God, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, Method Man, Masta Killa, and Ol' Dirty Bastard (who is now deceased). They were formed in (and are generally associated with) the New York City borough of Staten Island (referred to by members as "Shaolin"), though some of its members originate from Brooklyn.
Making music professionally since 1993 they are on of the most respected and critically acclaimed groups in music industry. Thei one only international smash it is eventhough having just mediochore success is still rememberef for its creative The Flinstones-style and its hypnotic and seductive beat. It's a pitty that none of the successful members made an entry on the chart as solo artists.
One of the most critically and commercially successful hip hop groups of all time, Wu-Tang Clan rose to fame with their uncompromising brand of hardcore rap music, and their success enabled all 9 Wu-Tang members to pursue solo careers, with varying degrees of success. They have introduced or launched the careers of numerous other affiliated artists and groups, often collectively known as the Wu-Tang Killa Bees.