1. Rakim at Red Bull Music Academy – Full Lecture (VIDEO).

    Earlier this week, the Microphone God himself, Rakim , graced the lecture hall at Red Bull Music Academy ‘s NYC HQ. ego trip’s own Chairman Mao hosted, and prompted the R to discuss an array of topics such as just rhymin’ with Biz during his early emceeing days out in Wyandanch, Strong Island, how he came to compose some of his most iconic lyrics, and whether he himself believes he’s the greatest rapper of all-time.

    Lecture: Rakim (New York 2013) from Red Bull Music Academy on Vimeo .

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