RZA has released its first single since 2008 under the name Bobby Digital. The track produced by DJ Scratch is called “Pugilism” and will be featured on an upcoming album called Bobby Digital: Digital Potions. A release date for the new album has not yet been set. Listen to the new song below.
The rapper, producer and filmmaker has also announced “Saturday Afternoon Kung Fu Theater,” an online kung fu film screening series that opens on Saturday, April 24th at 9:00 pm with a screening of the Shaw Brothers’ Heroes of the East. RZA and Dan Halsted will moderate the screening and RZA will announce further details on its upcoming album. More details can be found here.
Read more about RZA’s film music in Pitchfork’s list of the “50 best film music of all time”.