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Rakim

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Birthday
28, 1968
Birthplace
Long Island, NY
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
28, 1968 (age 49)
Birthplace
Long Island, NY

About

American rapper who is one half of the hip hop duo Eric B & Rakim. He has been named one of the most influential and most skilled MCs of all time.

Before Fame

He responded to Eric B's search for an MC when he was younger and their first recorded track took place in his roommate's home studio in 1986.

Trivia

He was signed to Dr. Dre's label, Aftermath Entertainment, in 2000.

Family Life

He has a son named Jabar Griffin. He is the nephew of R&B singer Ruth Brown.

Associated With

He collaborated with DMX on the 2013 single "Don't Call Me."

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