When I think of Hip-Hop, Eric B. & Rakim definitely come to mind.  They are the essence of true Hip-Hop.  Their 1987 album release of "Paid In Full" is Hip-Hop history and had more hits than a baseball game!

From the tittle track "Paid In Full" to "I Ain't No Joke", that album was a beast.  Best of all, their getting ready to re-release it.  Here's Rakim talking to ALLHIPHOP.COM following his performance with The Roots for their Roots Picnic 2012 event in Philadelphia.

 

 

You know I had to do this right?  Here's the legendary video for "Paid In Full" by Eric B. & Rakim:

 

 

Scroll down and hit play to get more details about the re-release of the legendary "Paid In Full".  In other news, my man Lil Wayne is always pushing things to the next level.  His got his own label, a laundry list of A-List artists, monster albums in his own right, a killer clothing line in Trukfit and now looking to launch his own website.  You know I got the goods, so press play to get the skinny.

In more news, nobody beefs like 50 Cent.  He's feuded with just about everybody in Hip-Hop at some point and even expanded his beef with lady O, the queen of day-time talk shows Oprah Winfrey.  Unlike his other beefs, it looks like Fif has resolved this one.  Find out why and what he plans on doing this weekend with Oprah.  By the way he just dropped his new mixtape and I've got all the info on that as well.

Enough already!  Press play to here the scoop, skinny, mess and drama now with Tha Wire: