RZA has plans for his own upcoming graphic novel, Bobby Digital and the Snake Pitand recently released the soundtrack to his book.
The eight-song album includes two previously premiered tracks – “Under the Sun” and “We Push”, featuring Shot and Stone Mecca respectively – as well as six new songs. Friday (July 22), RZA presents: Bobby Digital and the Snake Pit was released via 36 Chambers ALC/MRNK and is a multi-genre body of work comprised of sounds from hip-hop, indie rock and soul music. The compilation encapsulates the tone and mood of Bobby Digital’s original script, written by Wu-Tang member Vasilis Lolos and Ryan O’Sullivan. Lolos is also the lead book artist behind the graphic novel cover and soundtrack.
According to the project’s official press release, Bobby Digital and the Snake Pit follows Bobby Digital as he “embraces his identity, his ego and his superego and embarks on a quest to understand the nature of his reality and of himself”. RZA will commemorate the release of the soundtrack and graphic novel with a special signing at Midtown Comics in New York on its release date.
Fans can listen to the soundtrack on digital streaming platforms while they wait RZA Presents: Bobby Digital and The Pit of Snakes‘ out August 13, 2022, via Z2 Comics. Watch the official soundtrack song visualizer, “Cowards”.