The Music

Hip Hop was at a crossroads in 1993 and there were a few different ways to ….kick it. While the “Golden Era” of  Hip Hop…

Words By Hafeez Raji Rarely do pioneers stay relevant some twenty-five  years after coming on the scene to redefine a genre as one William Griffin, aka Rakim bka The R. Over two decades ago my only knowledge of hip hop–or better yet “rap”–revolved literally on my first vinyl album, a compilation of the Sugar Hill […]