If you haven’t heard of Wu-Tang Clan’s newest affiliate group called the “Watchmen” then you must be under a rock. This group has been making their presence felt over the internet with their two disc set that comes with 36 electrifying tracks. The members of this affiliate group are BlackMask, 7th 7ign, Prox, Eclypse, Pro and Cipher. The group hails from West Palm Beach, Florida; which is a rarity in the Wu family. Here’s what some of the critics have to say.
Allmusic.com – “2010 AMG Top Pick”
Wu-international.com – “The Watchmen are on a Mission to restore the faith in the Wu brand” 4 out of 5 stars.
Bootslaprap.com – “The New Wu Superheroes” 4 out of 5 stars.
Rapreviews.com – “The bread and butter of the LP, though, is the group’s ability to rip almost any track thrown their way” 8 out of 10 stars.
Allhiphop.com – “An underground group that we really like is the Watchmen from Wu Management”.
Broward News Times – “Nearly every reference to the Watchmen trumps them as “Wu-Tang Affiliates,” and with the RZA’s cousin John “Mook” Gibbons and Wu-Tang management steering the group, it’s no stretch”
The Watchmen have also been on Billboard.com, Billboard Magazine as well as Source Magazine and have been the featured artist on Nokia’s website and featured artist three times on iTunes.
On January 11th 2011 they will be dropping another album called “Power” with unreleased music from 2006. The “Power” album, however, is available now on iTunes.com
A Japan tour is in the works as well as a tour documentary DVD that will be released by their parent label Platinum City Entertainment. The DVD has an August 2011 release date.
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About The Watchmen
The Watchmen are a 5 man and 1 women group hailing from West Palm Beach, Fl with an affiliation to Wu-Tang Clan. This group is the flagship act of parent label Platinum City Entertainment.
About Platinum City Entertainment
PCE was established in 2000 by mother and son team Cheryl and Anthony Coleman in West Palm Beach, Fl. PCE is a full music and movie production company with ties in a number of projects worldwide. PCE represents talents in Hip-Hop, R&B, and Movies.