Eric B. & Rakim

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Paid In Full Turns 25

The best description I've ever seen of Rakim's voice comes from the Spin Alternative Record Guide, which was pretty much the Bible for aspiring teenage…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2012 - 1:15 pm

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Yo! MTV Raps Concert Lines Up Big Daddy Kane, Eric B. And Rakim, Doug E. Fresh, KRS-One, EPMD, Onyx, Black Sheep, Das EFX, & More

Since MTV had so much success with its TRL reboot, the network has apparently decided to bring another classic property back: Yo! MTV Raps. And,…
Peter Helman | April 18, 2018 - 2:17 pm

Cynthia Nixon Joins Eric B And Rakim Onstage In NYC

Cynthia Nixon, the actress best known for playing Miranda on Sex And The City, is running for governor of New York, and she has been…
Chris DeVille | April 10, 2018 - 2:52 pm

Eric B. & Rakim Announce US Tour

Eric B. & Rakim are, quite simply, one of the greatest rap groups of all time. Eric B., from Queens, was a DJ, and he…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2018 - 9:47 am

Watch Eric B. & Rakim Reunite At The Apollo For Paid In Full’s 30th Anniversary

Eric B. & Rakim's 1987 classic Paid In Full turned 30 years old yesterday. To celebrate the anniversary, the legendary hip-hop duo reunited onstage for
Peter Helman | July 8, 2017 - 11:12 am

Eric B. & Rakim Reuniting At The Apollo On Paid In Full’s 30th Anniversary

Legendary hip-hop duo Eric B. & Rakim are getting back together for "one night only" on the 30th anniversary of their 1987 classic Paid In
Chris DeVille | June 22, 2017 - 12:12 pm

Eric B And Rakim Announce Reunion Tour

Influential hip-hop duo Eric B and Rakim split up in 1993 after the release of 1992's Don't Sweat The Technique. But now, after 23 years…
Peter Helman | October 22, 2016 - 4:23 pm

Check Out Marvel Comics Versions Of Classic Hip-Hop Album Covers

Earlier this year, a few Marvel Comics issues worked Run The Jewels' fist-and-gun logo into their covers. Now, Marvel is diving even deeper into the…
Peter Helman | July 14, 2015 - 10:14 pm

Rock Hall 2012 Nominees: GN’R, Cure, RHCP, Beasties

This morning, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame announced its nominees for 2012 induction. This year, we've got some intriguing new names on the…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2011 - 12:09 pm