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Rakim (pronounced rah-KIM) (Born William Michael Griffin Jr. on January 28, 1968 in Long Island, New York, USA) is an American rapper and pioneer of the musical genre of hip hop. He is consistently cited as one of the most skilled (and top amongst the most influential) MCs of all time due to his exceptional flow and complex lyrical craftsmanship, he revolutionized hip-hop lyricism with his complex flow, elaborate metaphors and rapid delivery. Together with Eric B, he released a… read more

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  • Guess Who's Back is a great track!
  • He's very balancing for the mind...
  • R.A.K.I.M.
  • dope as heeeeeellllllll
  • him pac and nas, the real goats
  • King of real RAP !
  • HopsinStan - this man truly sucks. [][] Lol.. Troll is obvious, obvious is troll.
  • Cant get into this guy at all, I only like 2 songs which is Paid in Full and Microphone fiend other than that his music sounds dated to me. I respect his influence on the game tho.
  • Rakim is sick, one of the greatest.
  • Simply the most talented MC of all time.

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