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Rakim To Perform ‘Paid In Full’ In Its Entirety This Summer
"This ain't no joke."
When DMX Met Rakim: Watch The Two MCs Bond For The First Time Ever
Watch DMX stan out for Rakim when he first meets him.
What Was The First Album A$AP Rocky Purchased?
Rocky looks back on his first music purchase as a kid.
Straight From The God MC: Rakim Salutes Kendrick Lamar And J. Cole
Rakim had some thoughtful things to say about some of his young disciples.
Watch: Rakim Performs ‘Microphone Fiend’ In NYC
50 Cent Finds Inspiration In Rakim And Nas On Upcoming Release ‘Animal Ambition’
50 Cent is ready to prove the doubters wrong. The rapper and budding media mogul is set to release his first post Shady/Aftermath album Animal…
New Music: Linkin Park Feat. Rakim ‘Guilty All The Same’
Linkin Park rocks out with Rakim on their new single 'Guilty All The Same,' which features heavy guitar and drums as well as a killer…
Watch: Erykah Badu, Rakim & Q-Tip In Red Bull Academy’s ‘What Difference Does It Make?’ Music Documentary
Watch: ‘Words By Rakim’ Celebrates Rapper’s Contribution To Hip-Hop
Playlist: The God MC Is A Year Older
The original GOD MC turns 46 today! That's right, we're talking about your favorite rapper's favorite rapper, Rakim. In honor of one of the greatest…
New Music: Rakim Honors Nelson Mandela In ‘Madiba’
Hip hop notable Rakim paid homage to the late Nelson Mandela in his song "Madiba." The song also celebrates the release of the film Mandela:…
New Music: DMX And Rakim Feat. Shontelle And Aleks D ‘Dont Call Me’
DMX is sending a message to the folks who pretend to be close. He chases away faux-family with his trademark bark alongside Rakim, Shontelle and…
Rock The Bells Adds J. Cole, Pusha T, Wale And More To 2013 Lineup
VIBE was in the building for a special Rock The Bells announcement Monday night as Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg and Supernatural revealed the additional performers…
Rock the Bells 2013 Lineup Includes Resurrected Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Eazy-E and More
After seeing the late Tupac Shakur resurrected via hologram at Coachella 2012, Guerilla Union founder Chang Weisberg was floored. His cell phone immediately started blowing…
8 Rap Battles That Should Have Went Down
You hear that? That’s the sound of beef cooking. Okay, so it may not be in the same legendary realm as Roxanne Shante vs. UTFO,…
Busta Rhymes Announces Surprise Guests for Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Finale
As this year's Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival headliner, Busta Rhymes is bringing along some friends!
Rakim Talks Kanye’s Influence on Hip-Hop: “You’ve Got To Appreciate An Artist That’s Really Outspoken”
One could call it an honor when a rap legend such as Rakim expresses respect for your craft, and that’s exactly what happened to Kanye…
OG Beef! Big Daddy Kane On A Rakim Rap Battle, ‘It Wouldn’t Even Be Competition’
New Music: Black Thought Feat. John Legend & Rakim ‘In The Ghetto’
New Music: Black Thought Feat. John Legend & Rakim 'In The Ghetto' J. Period brought…
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Gov. John Bel Edwards signed the "Blue Lives Matter" bill this week making an attack on cops, firefighters and emergency medical workers a hate crime.
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