Heading into New York City this week? Want to see a true hip-hop legend perform live? Need to take Throwback Thursday to the max?
Today, check out SOHH Lifestyle Correspondent Jacob Mercado‘s top five reasons you should go see hip-hop icon Rakim take over B.B. King Blues & Grill Thursday, February 8 in New York City. [Make sure to read each reason and enter to win free passes!]
Reason 1: The Legend
The first reason why you should go see Rakim i because the man has credentials. He’s shown what he’s done with hip-hop and what you can do when you sample the godfather soul music. The music ends up being so dope with intricate sounds he made with his beats and deejay Erib C. They came in and changed up the game by with the mix and mashing on the turntable that combination was like Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal. Those two made magic together.