Hip-hop heads, did you know that the classic Paid in Full cut, “My Melody,” was actually the first song Eric B. & Rakim recorded together?

While the landmark “Eric B. Is President” was the duo’s debut single, in an interview with Brian Coleman, Rakim revealed that it was actually “My Melody” – the B-side to “Eric B. Is President” – that they created first.

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