Eric B. & Rakim - MICHAEL BENABIB, CLASSIC HIP HOP PHOTOGRAPHY
Eric B. & Rakim are a hip hop duo formed in Long Island, New 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." Tom Terrellof NPR called them "the most influential DJ/MC combo in contemporary pop music period,"while the editors of About.comranked them as No. 5 on their list of the 10 Greatest Hip-Hop Duos of All-Time. Read More of Wikipedia.