Posts tagged: Slick Rick

Throwback Friday #7: Rick the Ruler

Slick Rick foreshadowed and epitomized the pimpster attitude of many rappers during the late ’80s and early ’90s. Known for sporting gold chains and a trademark eye-patch, his 1989 album, The Great Adventures of Slick Rick, was a certified-platinum classic. Before he could record a follow-up, Slick Rick was arrested for attempted murder early in [...]