Erick Sermon Discusses The R&B Roots of EPMD

Erick Sermon discusses the influence of Teddy Riley, the musical basis for EPMD’s music , and the future of hip-hop as a political tool.  Parrish Smith later joins in the interview where the two examine social revolution and the lives of Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur. Rap music is R&B, it’s just sampled.  We all sampled … Read more

DJ Scratch Exits EPMD: Money Issues w/ Eric Sermon & Parrish Smith?

Longtime EPMD member DJ Scratch announced that he’s left EPMD after finding out that Eric Sermon and Parrish Smith had been recording an album and performing without him.  In an interview with All Hip Hop, Scratch cites money issues as cause for the rift.  Read the interview and check the footage for a glimpse of … Read more