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10 Rappers Who Should Also Be Inducted Into The ‘Songwriters Hall Of Fame’ With JAY Z

For as long as hip-hop has existed in the public consciousness, the culture has been fighting a long uphill battle for respect as a legitimate genre and art form…

Eric B. And Rakim Are Hitting The Road For A Reunion Tour

More than 20 years after releasing their final album together, “preparations are underway” for Eric B and Rakim to make their return as a duo. The legendary hip-hop…

Rakim To Perform ‘Paid In Full’ In Its Entirety This Summer

Eric B & Rakim, one of the most legendary rappers of all time, will make history again this summer when they perform their debut album Paid In Full. Considered a rap…

When DMX Met Rakim: Watch The Two MCs Bond For The First Time Ever

The 2013 track “Don’t Call Me” marked the first time DMX and Rakim would be featured on the same song, but they hadn’t had their first official meeting until after the…

Straight From The God MC: Rakim Salutes Kendrick Lamar And J. Cole

Legendary MC Rakim had some props to give to two of hip-hop’s new generation of talented rappers: Kendrick Lamar and J.Cole. In a recent interview with Montreality, the…

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 Ambition after announcing…

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 MC’s to ever pic up…

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 to the…

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…