Rocktober: Rakim

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Rakim alone with a microphone would be reason enough for hip-hop heads to rejoice. Sweetening the deal, a cavalcade of hip-hop movers and shakers will join Eric B.'s former partner in crime, including Psalm One, Blueprint, Illogic and Mix Master Ice. Last Poets' Umar Bin Hassan will host.

Rakim

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9

Where: Alrosa Villa, North Side

Web: alrosavilla.com