Eric Barrier who is better known as DJ and producer "Eric B." of the legendary Hip-Hop group "Eric B. & Rakim" was born in Queens, New York on November 8th, 1965. Eric B. played the trumpet and guitar early on but would switch to turntables once he reached high school. Eventually he would land a job at a local New York radio station where he met the rapper known as Rakim. In 1986 the two would form the group Eric B. & Rakim that would produce two classic albums and numerous Hip-Hop gems.
Peep more of their timeless Hip-Hop songs done together below!