Posts Tagged ‘Rakim’

[Video] Rakim: The Definition of a Classic (Documentaty)
07 Jul. 2012

[Video] Rakim: The Definition of a Classic (Documentaty)


Tweet The Reebok sponsored Hip hop documentary “Rakim:The definition of classic.” The God Mc Rakim speaks on what it means to be classic. Making cameos in this short doc is Dj Premier, Bill Adler, and Noah Callahan-Bever. Rakim set the tone for a lot of rappers still to this day. Don’t sweat the technique!

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08 Aug. 2010

Ralph McDaniels On His Favourite Video & Meeting Russell Simmons And Jay-Z (Video)


Tweet In the second part of my exclusive interview with DJ Ralph McDaniels, the pioneer explains why Wu Tang “C.R.E.A.M.” is the best video he has worked on. The DJ also reveals what video’s he has in his stash including a freestyle cypher between Biz Markie, Big Daddy Kane, Jay-Z and Busta Rhymes in 1990. Also […]

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02 Feb. 2010

Legacy Of Powerplay Studios (Video)


Tweet Stupid me but I JUST realised that last year when I interviewed Joell Ortiz in New York, it was at Powerplay. This was DJ Premier’s workplace before D&D Studios. The booth where Rakim recorded the whole Paid in Full album, where Nas did the first of It Ain’t Hard to Tell’s many versions… Fat […]

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02 Feb. 2010

Jon John TV Episode 12 With Rakim, AG, Lord Finesse & Grand Puba (Video)


Tweet Jon John Tv catches up with Lord Finesse, AG, Grand Puba, Doitall, Mr Cheeks, and Rakim at the Lord Finesse birthday party in nyc at SOB’S. It was a great night for true school hip hop heads as we take it back to the 90’s era of hip hop. Lord Finesse blessed the stage […]

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