Get On Down reissues Raekwon's 1995 Only Built 4 Cuban Linx cassette in its legendary lavender casing
Get On Down have reissued Raekwon’s solo debut Only Built 4 Cuban Linx. First released on a lavender coloured cassette 20 years ago, it was dubbed The Purple Tape by Wu-Tang members and his fans. After its first edition of 10,000 copies sold out, later issues came in the usual plain, seethrough cassette. To mark the 20th anniversary of its release, the reissue comes in the same purple cassette casing as the original. The complete package, designed by Raekwon himself, consists of a watch display case with white stitching, an embossed silver-on-black Raekwon logo, a 118 page book featuring lyrics, photos and sleevenotes by Chris Faraoone and Raekwon. Limited to 1995 copies, the 20th anniversary edition is available to order now via Get On Down.