Designs of various promotional materials for the UK & Ireland Tour by the Wu-Tang Clan’s, Wu Music Group and for individual venues and promoters, including the O2 Academy in Liverpool and my own [Beats] Entertainment event, [BEATS]IALITY in York.
Robert Fitzgerald Diggs (born July 5, 1969), better known by his stage name Rza, is an American music producer, multi-instrumentalist, author, rapper, actor, director, and screenwriter. A prominent figure in hip hop, RZA is the de facto leader of the Wu-Tang Clan. He has produced almost all of Wu-Tang Clan’s albums as well as many Wu-Tang solo and affiliate projects. He has also released solo albums under the alter-ego Bobby Digital, along with executive producing credits for side projects.
In addition, he has acted in several movies, including Coffee and Cigarettes, American Gangster, Gospel Hill, Life Is Hot in Cracktown, Ghost Dog, Funny People, Derailed, Due Date and Repo Men. He also appears in the Showtime TV series Californication. His directorial debut is for the film he co-wrote and in which he plays the title role, The Man with the Iron Fists, also starring Russell Crowe. On November 1, 2012, he introduced the movie at a preview screening in the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens, the evening before the Universal picture opened across the United States.
In 2008, RZA was ranked #4 on About.com’s list of the Top 50 Hip-Hop Producers, while The Source placed him on its list of the 20 greatest producers in the magazine’s twenty-year history. He also made the “Elite 8” in the search for The Greatest Hip-Hop Producer of All Time by Vibe.
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