Rakim alone with a microphone would be reason enough for hip-hop heads to rejoice.

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.