Corey Woods, also known as Raekwon, entered the rap scene in1992 out of New York. He has released 5 albums, 2 collaboration albums, and 11 singles. In 2009, the HipHopDX awarded Raekwon's fourth album, Only Built for Cuban Linx....Pt. 11, album of the year.
Raekwon has collaborated with several popular rappers such as Dr. Dre. With most of his albums hitting the top three slots of the billboard U.S. Top R&B/Hip-Hop albums, his last two albums took number two on the U.S. Top Rap Albums in 2009 and 2011.