Rakim: Dating History & Exes

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Rakim is a 56-year-old American Rapper from Wyandanch, Long Island, New York, USA. He was born on Sunday, January 28, 1968. Is Rakim married or single, and who is he dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2024, Rakim is possibly single.


William Michael Griffin, Jr., better known by his stage name Rakim, is an American emcee. One half of golden age hip hop duo Eric B. & Rakim, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential and most skilled MCs of all time. He responded to Eric B’s search for an MC when he was younger and their first recorded track took place in his roommate’s home studio in 1986.

Real Name
William Michael Griffin Jr.
Place of Birth
Wyandanch, Long Island, New York, USA
Date of Birth
January 28, 1968 (age 56)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Rakim’s birth, "Green Tambourine" by Lemon Pipers was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Rakim’s Girlfriend

Rakim is single. He is not dating anyone currently. Rakim had at least 1 relationship in the past. Rakim has not been previously engaged. He has a son named Jabar Griffin. He is the nephew of R&B singer Ruth Brown. According to our records, he has no children.

Rakim Girlfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Rakim keeps his personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Rakim past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups.

Rakim’s birth sign is Aquarius. Aquarians are extroverted, friendly, and great listeners and friendship is the key component of a romantic relationship with an Aquarian. The most compatible signs with Aquarius are generally considered to be Aries, Gemini, Libra, and Sagittarius. The least compatible signs with Aquarius are generally considered to be Taurus and Scorpio. Rakim also has a ruling planet of Uranus.

Past Relationships

Rakim has had an encounter with Karrine Steffans (2006). He has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Rakim Biography

Rakim was born on the 28th of January in 1968 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
Rakim’s life path number is 8.

Rakim is known for being a Rapper. American rapper who is one half of the hip hop duo Eric B & Rakim. He has been named one of the most influential and most skilled MCs of all time. He collaborated with DMX on the 2013 single “Don’t Call Me.” The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

Rakim is turning 57 in

Rakim was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

The 56-year-old American was born in the Year of the Monkey and is part of Generation X

According to Chinese Zodiac, Rakim was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the Year of the Monkey love to make people laugh. They are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Rakim Facts

What is Rakim marital status?


Is Rakim gay?


Does he have any children?

Rakim has no children.

Is Rakim having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Rakim ever been engaged?

Rakim has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Rakim?

Discover the net worth of Rakim on CelebsMoney

Rakim’s birth sign is Aquarius and he has a ruling planet of Uranus.


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