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Rakim was born on January 28

The god emcee was born William Michael Griffin Jr. in Long Island’s Wyandanch. He defined the rapper as the main attraction in a du with his DJ/ Producer . His records include “Paid in Full,” “Respect the Technique,” and “Waiting for the World to End.”

They established a new type of rhyming and scratching in the ’ and ’ that involved consciousness and spirituality. He opened the door for rappers like and . He’s worked with KRS One, West, , and others.

Rick Ross Says He Purchased A $1 Million Atlanta Home: "So I could ride by it every day"

Rick Ross was born on January 28

New Music Friday (January 28th, 2022)

New Music Friday (January 28th, 2022)