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Darryl Hill, New York City, New York, USA. Raised in New Yorks Staten Island district, Cappadonna became the tenth official member of the Wu-Tang Clan. Hill had known members of the crew since grade school, and began writing and performing himself from the age of 15 onwards. His first recorded appearance on a Wu-Tang Clan product was in 1995, adding a lewd rap to Ice Cream on Raekwons Only Built 4 Cuban Linx . Later in the same year he was heard on Winter Warz, the opening track on the soundtrack to Dont Be A Menace To South Central While Youre Drinking Your Juice In The Hood. His big break came in 1996 when he received third billing on Ghostface Killahs hugely successful Ironman. By the time Wu-Tang Forever, the Wu-Tang Clans second album, appeared the following year, Cappadonna was their chosen guest rapper. His eagerly anticipated debut The Pillage debuted at US number 3 in March 1998. Employing...