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Eric B. & Rakim

Eric B. & Rakim

Eric B. & Rakim were a hip hop duo from Long Island, New York, composed of DJ Eric B. and MC Rakim. Tom Terrell of NPR called them "the most influential DJ/MC combo in contemporary pop music period," while the editors of About.com ranked them as No. 3 on their list of the 10 Greatest Hip-Hop Duos of All-Time. They were nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2011, although they did not make the final selection.

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