Martin Shkreli Shares Unreleased Wu-Tang Clan Music Following Trump's Election Win

Shkreli live-streamed a number of tracks from the one-of-a-kind Once Upon a Time In Shaolin.

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  • · Posted 15 months Ago
  •  BY Joe Reeve

Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical executive who attracted widespread hatred for increasing the price of aids and cancer treating drug Daraprim by over 5000%, has shared a few clips from Wu-Tang Clan’s one-of-a-kind album Once Upon a Time In Shaolin.

Shkreli purchased the unreleased album for a reported $2 million around a year ago, but has not released any music from it. Last week however, he tweeted that if Donald Trump wins the election he’ll share his "entire unreleased music collection" which apparently includes not only the Wu-Tang album, but unheard material from Nirvana and The Beatles.

This morning, Shkreli live-streamed clips from Once Upon a Time In Shaolin, including the albums intro and the first verse of the second track. Listen to the clips below via YouTube.

Pitchfork point out that Shkreli admits he didn’t expect Trump to win, saying he would have to negotiate terms of a wider release with Wu-Tang for the album. I guess we’ll have to wait and see if that actually happens…

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