10 Tours That Changed the World

Can a rock concert change the world? Yes. For the better? Not necessarily.
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2019

Eric B. & Rakim Are Touring for the First Time in 20 Years

Eric B. and Rakim are back. After a one-off reunion show to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their classic debut album Paid in Full last year, they've just…
Andy Cush / March 6, 2018

Watch Eric B. & Rakim Reunite At The Apollo For Paid In Full’s 30th Anniversary

Eric B. & Rakim’s 1987 classic Paid In Full turned 30 years old yesterday. To celebrate the anniversary, the legendary hip-hop duo reunited onstage for the first time…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / July 8, 2017

Eric B. & Rakim Will Play The Apollo For Paid In Full’s 30th Anniversary

Legendary hip-hop duo Eric B. & Rakim are getting back together for "one night only" on the 30th anniversary of their 1987 classic Paid In…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / June 22, 2017

Eric B. and Rakim Confirm Reunion Tour for 2017

Classic hip-hop duo Eric B. and Rakim have reunited and are planning a world tour, a representative confirmed to Rolling Stone. The tour is expected to begin…
Anna Gaca / October 22, 2016

New Albums from Nirvana, Weezer & 6 More!

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / November 3, 2009

Rakim, ‘The Seventh Seal’ (Ra Records/SMC Recordings)

It's appropriate for the man most consider the best rapper ever to open his first album in a decade with "How to Emcee." And it's…
Mosi Reeves / October 28, 2009