- O2 Ritz

O2 Ritz, Whitworth Street West, Manchester M1 5NQ
Wed 15th May, 2024
7:00pm - 11:00pm


Honouring the incredible hip hop journey of nearly 40 years, iconic rapper Rakim, also known as William Griffin Jr, laid the foundation for hip hop’s evolution. With smash hits like “I Ain’t No Joke” and “Paid In Full” under his belt, this Long Island-born artist has earned a reputation as a true wordsmith. As a vital component of the groundbreaking duo Eric B. and Rakim, his partnership with the talented DJ helped create one of the most revered and influential collaborations in hip hop history.