Most of us know Method Man as the Wu-Tang Clan's energetic crowd pleaser, but to comic book fans, the rapper is Peerless Poe, a private eye "with a taste for booze and a magnetic attraction to danger." Meth waltzed into our New York studio to discuss his upcoming comic book -- and a few other random factoids, like is love of the daytime talk show, 'The View,' his forthcoming album with Redman and popcorn rap.

The book, which was illustrated by Sanford Greene ('Legion of Super Heroes') and written by David Atchinson, is available for preorder at all major online retailers and will hit shelves on July 23.

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