Ironman [Explicit Lyrics]

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Every Wu-Tang Clan solo project has a different flavor, and Ghostface Killah's Ironman is no exception. Though it boasts cameos from nearly every other Wu-Tang member -- notably Raekwon and Cappadonna -- Ironman is unlike any other record in RZA's catalog of productions, particularly because it's significantly lighter in tone. There are still touches of the Wu's signature urban claustrophobia throughout the record, but the music is largely built on samples of early-'70s soul, from Al Green to the Delfonics, who make a guest appearance on "After the Smoke Is Clear." Consequently, the mood of the album can switch tones at the drop of the hat, moving from hard funk...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Every Wu-Tang Clan solo project has a different flavor, and Ghostface Killah's Ironman is no exception. Though it boasts cameos from nearly every other Wu-Tang member -- notably Raekwon and Cappadonna -- Ironman is unlike any other record in RZA's catalog of productions, particularly because it's significantly lighter in tone. There are still touches of the Wu's signature urban claustrophobia throughout the record, but the music is largely built on samples of early-'70s soul, from Al Green to the Delfonics, who make a guest appearance on "After the Smoke Is Clear." Consequently, the mood of the album can switch tones at the drop of the hat, moving from hard funk like "Daytona 500" to seductive soul with the Mary J. Blige duet "All That I Got Is You." Ironman bogs down slightly in the middle, yet the record is filled with inventive production and rhymes, and ranks as another solid entry in the Wu-Tang legacy. [The 2001 reissue of Ironman deletes the track "The Soul Controller."]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/29/1996
  • Label: Sony
  • UPC: 074646795521
  • Catalog Number: 67955
  • Sales rank: 22,910

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Iron Maiden - Cappadonna (4:46)
  2. 2 Wildflower (3:26)
  3. 3 The Faster Blade (2:27)
  4. 4 260 (2:46)
  5. 5 Assassination Day - Inspectah Deck (4:18)
  6. 6 Poisonous Darts (2:15)
  7. 7 Winter Warz - Cappadonna (4:40)
  8. 8 Box in Hand (3:14)
  9. 9 Fish - Cappadonna (3:50)
  10. 10 Camay - Cappadonna (4:34)
  11. 11 Daytona 500 - Cappadonna (4:40)
  12. 12 Motherless Child (3:45)
  13. 13 Black Jesus - U-God (4:37)
  14. 14 After the Smoke Is Clear (3:17)
  15. 15 All That I Got Is You (5:21)
  16. 16 Marvel (5:12)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ghostface Killah Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Steve Neat Engineer
RZA Producer, Engineer
True Master Arranger, Producer
Dennis Coles Executive Producer
Robert Diggs Executive Producer
Mitchell Diggs Executive Producer
Ron Croudy Illustrations
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