1. Rakim Talks Comeback Album, Favorite Studio Session From 'Paid in Full' & Why He's a Fan of JAY-Z

    July 17, 2017 11:32 AM EDT At 49 years old, William Michael Griffin, better known as Rakim , still remains the quietest person in the room. After obliterating what was left of the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival stage this past Saturday (July 17), the "God MC" graciously thanked everyone on his tour bus for…

  2. Eric B. & Rakim's 30th Anniversary Concert Film To Be Executive Produced by Russell Simmons: Exclusive

    July 10, 2017 5:30 PM EDT The Apollo show included cameos by EPMD, Slick Rick, Kid Capri, Kool Herc, Flavor Flav, Fat Joe and Roxanne Shanté A concert film and documentary featuring iconic hip-hop duo Eric B. & Rakim is in the works thanks to a collaboration between Russell Simmons ’ consumer media brand All Def…

  3. Eric B. & Rakim Announce 30th Anniversary Concert for 'Paid in Full'

    June 23, 2017 10:15 AM EDT In 1987, Eric B. & Rakim took the hip-hop game by storm when they released their flawless album Paid in Full. This upcoming July, the iconic duo will perform at Harlem's Apollo Theater to celebrate the project's 30th anniversary.  “It’s going to be a celebration for hip hop and…