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Russell Tyrone Jones (November 15, 1968 – November 13, 2004) was an American rapper known by the stage name Ol’ Dirty Bastard (often shortened to ODB by mainstream media). He was one of the founding members of the hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan.
Ol’ Dirty Bastard simultaneously brought a measure of humor and a touch of the absurd to the Wu-Tang Clan. Often noted for his unusual mic technique (critic Steve Huey writes of Jones’s “outrageously profane, free-associative rhymes” delivered “in a distinctive half-rapped, half-sung style”), Jones’s stage name came from a 1980 kung fu film entitled Ol’ Dirty & The Bastard, the relevance of which was articulated by Method Man’s assertion that there was “no father” to Jones’s style.
After establishing the Wu-Tang Clan, Ol’ Dirty Bastard went on to a successful solo career. However, his professional success was hampered by his erratic personal behavior and frequent legal troubles, including incarceration. He died in late 2004 of a drug overdose in a recording studio.
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Ol’ Dirty Bastard was born Russell Jones in Brooklyn in 1968, and grew up in the neighborhood of Fort Greene. As he got older, he started hanging...
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Shimmy Shimmy Ya
Brooklyn Zoo
Hippa To Da Hoppa
Got Your Money
Baby C'mon
The Stomp
Goin' Down
Raw Hide
Cold Blooded
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Return To The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version
Nigga Please
Return to the 36 Chambers
Drunken Master Bootleg
The Definitive Ol' Dirty Bastard Story
Return To The 36 Chambers: The Dirty Verson
A Son Unique
Rhino Hi-Five: Ol' Dirty Bastard
Osirus - The Official Mixtape
The Trials & Tribulations Of Russell Jones
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