American rapper and record producer from New York

Robert Diggs (born July 5, 1969[1]) is an American rapper and producer, as well as a member of the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, better known by his stage name, RZA. He was a member of Gravediggaz. He was known as Rzarector. This is a pun on 'resurrector'. RZA has written two books.

RZA in 2018
RZA in 2018
Background information
Birth nameRobert Diggs
Also known as
  • Prince Rakeem
  • The Scientist
  • Bobby Steels
  • Ruler Zig-Zag-Zig Allah
  • Prince Delight
  • (The) Abbott
  • Bobby Digital
  • Bobby Dynamite
  • RZArector
  • Bobby Boulders
Born (1969-07-05) July 5, 1969 (age 54)
OriginNew York
GenresHip hop
  • Rapper
  • actor
  • filmmaker
  • record producer
  • record executive
  • Sampler
  • guitar
  • zither
  • keyboards
  • piano
Years active1990–present

RZA started his music career in 1991 when he released the EP Ooh I Love You Rakeem.

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