Rakim Distances Himself From "Devolution Of Rap" Tweet

Rakim sat down with TMZ hosts Harvey and Charles video chat. The rapper took the time to clarify a few things pertaining to the @EricBandRakim posts that made the rounds last week. RELATED: Eric B & Rakim Take Shots At Eric Bellinger, Calling…

Eric B & Rakim's Epic Twitter Rant Critical Of Today's Hip Hop

Eric B. & Rakim have made a point distancing themselves from the current circumstances hip hop. The musical timeline has reached a point in which the language we use to denote the art itself has lost its appeal or significance.…

Remembering Bert Padell, the Accountant Who Got Hip-Hop Paid in Full

Seemingly everyone with a track record in New York’s music industry has a story about meeting accountant Bert Padell at his fices at 1775 Broadway, and, later, on West 56th Street. Visits would typically include a tour the extensive sports…