In Hip Hop History Today “Wu-Tang Clan released Wu-Tang Forever” June 3, 1997
Wu-Tang Forever is the second studio album of hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, released June 3, 1997, on Loud/RCA Records. Forever features several guest appearances from Wu-Tang affiliates Cappadonna, Streetlife, 4th Disciple, True Master, and Tekitha. Despite limited radio/TV airplay, and a lead single that famously clocked at nearly six minutes with no chorus, Wu-Tang Forever debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 with 612,000 copies sold in its first week. The album was certified 4× platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Listen to Wu-Tang Forever above.