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R.A The Rugged Man Names Top 5 MCs… Do you agree?

R.A. The Rugged Man has picked his top five emcees of all time, and let’s just say if you’re not from the East Coast, you’re not getting any love. Speaking to SOHH, ...
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Rakim Speaks On The Seventh Seal & Maintaining His Style In Today’s Hip-Hop

Rakim recently completed his European tour, his first since 1997. When in Germany, Splash!Mag TV caught up with the God MC and discussed why it’s been so long since he toured ...
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Rakim calls his Life Span in the Game ‘A Blessing’

The G.O.D MC Rakim, has been touring and performing in celebration of the 25th anniversary of his and DJ Eric B’s debut album Paid In Full. Speaking to MTV News on Wednesday last, ...

Rakim Chooses Lyrics from ‘The Punisher’ as his Favourite Self Penned Verse

When it comes to flow, lyricism and Hip-Hop MC mastery, look no further than the God Rakim. We can all remember some stand out lines from some of the great word wizards in the Hip-Hop ...

Jay-Z Opens up About the Creative Process

In a recent interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Jay-Z detailed the process he goes through in order to compose hit after hit. Hov revealed the method behind the man who has had more ...

Event Reminder: Rakim In Ireland This Week!

That’s right, the God Emcee is in town. Rakim kicks things off tonight at the terrific Roisin Dubh venue in Galway. He then moves onto The Pavilion, Cork tomorrow (Wed), before ...