Today In Hip Hop

On This Day, 28 January. 

1968: Rakim was born.  

Birth name: William Michael Griffin Jr.
Also know as: The God MC, Kid Wizard, Rakim Allah, The R.

One half of golden age hip hop duo Eric B. & Rakim. He was born in   Long Island, New York, USA.

1997: Camp Lo released their debut album Uptown Saturday Night

American hip hop duo,  consisting of rappers Sonny Cheeba and Geechi Suede, both of Muslim upbringing. Formed in 1995, and hails from The Bronx, New York.