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Raekwon Biography


Facts of Raekwon

Date of Birth: 1970 , January-12
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch

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1970 Raekwon Birth
2016 Raekwon Career
2016 Raekwon Awards

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January 12 , 1970

Raekwon Birth

Raekwon is born on January 12, 1970 1970 in Brooklyn, New York, USA, his birth name is Corey Quontrell Woods , is an American rapper. He is the son of Cori Andrea Woods and his father was not known. About his school life and graduation is not available till now.


Raekwon Career

He is an American rapper he usually raps alongside fellow Wutang member and best friend Ghostface Killah. Raekwon signed a solo deal with Loud Records and released his debut single "Heaven & Hell" for the soundtrack to the movie Fresh in 1994. In 1997, Raekwon appeared on a track by the R&B group Allure from the group's self-titled debut.


Raekwon Awards

He is not honoured with many trophies and awards but he is nominated in several award programme like Best Song award from The Man with the Iron Fists which is released in 2012. In 2009 he is nominated as Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group.


Corey Quontrell Woods, born on January 12, 1970, is an American rapper and a member of the Wu-Tang Clan better known by his stage name RaekwonIn. His current age is 46 in recent days. He is of American nationality and belongs to African American ethnicity.

Raekwon is regarded as the founders of the Mafioso rap genre of the mid 90s. He performed with the stage name Raekwon the Chef as well as the aliases Shallah Raekwon, Shallah Diamond, and Lex Diamond. In 2016 his net worth isU.S $12 million. He has a daughter named after him and his mother Cori Andrea Woods and he married to his wife who was his long time girlfriend, together they got one son Jabairi.