Happy Birthday Rakim. The God MC and fellow Aquarian.
Jody Watley is noted as a pioneer and influencer in R&B nothing the significance of the Eric B & Rakim collaboration as contemporary R&B continues to try to find it’s way in the midst of continued Hip Hop dominance:
“R&B Blossoms With Hip Hop in Rear View”
New York Times Feature written by Jon Caramanica