In an interview with AllHipHop, the legendary DJ talks about their second Rock Hall nomination, the secret to their longevity and that time his father whipped out a .38 Special to scare them into taking their career seriously.
Rakim is truly “The God MC” and even Will Smith knows it.
Swizz Beatz and Timbaland presented trailblazer DJ Marley Marl with the I Am Hip-Hop Award at the 2023 BET Hip-Hop Awards.
New artist said she tried to just be herself on icon song with the god-emcee.
Watch the 60-second ad with the four rap stars.
Jay-Z celebrated alongside his family and friends as well as some Hip-Hop legends at Brooklyn Library’s The Book Of HOV exhibition.
The first five episodes mostly focus on NYC’s impact on the culture.
Hip-Hop legend Melle Mel remained displeased with a list of the best rappers of all time, taking issue with Nicki Minaj ranking above Rakim.
#Rakim will present a special concert experience on #JaRule’s platform.
Chris Brown struggled with his selection of elite MCs worthy of a place on the all-time greats list and ended up with a total of six names.
When hip-hop legends Big Daddy Kane and KRS-One came together to give the culture an iconic Verzuz showdown in October, many fans asked why Rakim wasn’t up there against Kane. Although both emcees discussed the possibility of an epic Big Daddy Kane X Rakim Verzuz, it failed to materialize. Kane revealed why it didn’t go […]
Find out how you can attend the showcase in NYC.
The venue says that it can’t budge for the safety of the people.
Rakim and Big Daddy Kane was a battle a lot of people wanted, but it was not meant to be…but why? New info tells all of the story.
Two of Hip-Hop’s Golden Era legends and a host of special guests came out for the Verzuz last night but one name was notably absent…Rakim.
Rakim, Nice & Smooth, Pete Rock, Kool Moe Dee, Kid Capri and others were honored by The Hip Hop Museum of Washington DC!
“Hip Hop is America’s largest cultural export.”
Big Daddy Kane continues to do big things in Hip-Hop and Hollywood!
Take a look at our sit-down with Syndicate Radio’s Nick Ospina, Justin Muzack and Kent Mulato as we dig deeper into the world of underground radio and how they built their rapidly rising radio show in Los Angeles. Ask anyone in world of entertainment and media and there’s no doubt that Los Angeles is […]
The legendary rapper talks about his attitude towards other rappers, and he has evolved over the years.