Eric B. & Rakim - MICHAEL BENABIB, CLASSIC HIP HOP PHOTOGRAPHY

 
 

Eric B. & Rakim are a hip hop duo formed in Long IslandNew York, in 1986, composed of Eric B. (born Eric Barrier) and MC Rakim (born William Michael Griffin Jr.). AllMusicwrote that "during rap's so-called golden age in the late '80s, Eric B. & Rakim were almost universally recognized as the premier DJ/MC team in all of hip-hop."[2] Tom Terrellof NPR called them "the most influential DJ/MC combo in contemporary pop music period,"[3]while the editors of About.comranked them as No. 5 on their list of the 10 Greatest Hip-Hop Duos of All-Time.[4] Read More of Wikipedia.