Raekwon Discusses New Album, Kanye-Bieber Track

It's like I jumped in the fountain of youth," the energized rapper tells us at All Tomorrow's Parties

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"These rhymes come straight from the minds of criminals," Raekwon said midway through his Sunday night performance at All Tomorrow's Parties. And then he laughed. The rapper played a short, loose set: At one point, an apparently drunken man wearing a suit jumped onstage and put his mouth close to Raekwon's ear. "Get him off the stage — jumping in my ear, that crazy son of a bitch," Raekwon said. "I thought that was the promoter."

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Later, Raekwon sat down with Rolling Stone in the piano room at the Kutshers Country Club, where ATP took place. He told us his ideal festival lineup ("Linkin Park, Wu-Tang, the Roots, Led Zeppelin, Queen and Madonna"), the story behind his Kanye West/Justin Bieber collaboration "Runaway Love (Remix)" and his upcoming solo disc, Shaolin vs. the Wu-Tang, which he describes as a "hot, action-packed Wu-sounding album." The rapper is busier than ever. "It's like I jumped in the fountain of youth," he said.

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