Rakim Speaks: The Complex Interview

Rakim interviews are few and far between these days.  Complex recently got a good one.  He discusses working on new material, other rappers whose work he respects, his recent nomination for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the 25th anniversary of the release of Paid in Full and more.  Click here to read the whole article.   Also, click here to see footage of Rakim performing with The Roots at a celebration of the silver anniversary for Paid in Full.