Category Archives: Eric B. & Rakim

Mahogany (US Promo)

Eric B. & Rakim
1990 MCA Records (US)

01 Mahogany (Radio Edit)
02 Mahogany (Extended Remix)
03 Mahogany (Instrumental)
04 Mahogany (Beat Bass & Rakim)

Let The Rhythm Hit ‘Em

Eric B. & Rakim
“Let The Rhythm Hit ‘Em”
1990 MCA Records (UK)
DMCAT 1433

01 Let The Rhythm Hit ‘Em (Brixton Bass Mix Edit)
02 Let The Rhythm Hit ‘Em (Brixton Upso Mix)
03 Let The Rhythm Hit ‘Em (Riddim Mix)

Microphone Fiend


Eric B. & Rakim
“Microphone Fiend”
1988 MCA Records (UK)
DMCA 1300

01 Microphone Fiend (7″ Version)
02 Put Ya’ Hands Together (Fon Force Edit)
03 Put Ya’ Hands Together (Parkside Mix)
04 Follow The Leader (7″ Version)

“Microphone Fiend” is the second single issued from Eric B. & Rakim’s 1988 album “Follow The Leader.” The UK CD single includes remixes of “Put Ya’ Hands Together” by Mark Brydon & Robert Gordon and Graeme Park.

Follow The Leader


Eric B. & Rakim
“Follow The Leader”
1988 MCA Records (UK)
DMCA 1256

01 Follow The Leader
02 Follow The Leader (Acapella)
03 Follow The Leader (Dub)

Eric Barrier and William Griffin are among hip hop’s most venerable artists. The New York duo met in the mid-1980s and released their first single, “Eric B. Is President”, in 1986. “Follow The Leader” is the title track and lead single from Eric B. & Rakim’s second album.