Martin Shkreli debuts secret Wu-Tang album after Trump win

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, file photo, former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, to appear before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on his former company's decision to raise the price of a lifesaving medicine. The former top lawyer for Turing Pharmaceuticals says the price hike masterminded by Shkreli “was not justified.” He will tell Senate lawmakers that company executives warned against a backlash. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, file photo, former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, to appear before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on his former company's decision to raise the price of a lifesaving medicine. The former top lawyer for Turing Pharmaceuticals says the price hike masterminded by Shkreli “was not justified.” He will tell Senate lawmakers that company executives warned against a backlash. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump’s victory Tuesday has prompted embattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to publicly debut some songs off the one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album he bought for $2 million last year.

Shkreli promised last month to release “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” if the Republican took the White House. He made good on the plan early Wednesday by playing snippets of the album during a live Periscope video posted on Twitter. The video has since been deleted.

Shkreli won an auction for the sole copy of the album last year.

The former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO was vilified by many in 2014 for raising the price of a medication to treat HIV by 5,000 percent. He was also charged with securities fraud last year.

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