Slick Rick turned the big 5-0 today (Jan 14th)!! He celebrated with friends, family and a special performance NAS this weekend in Brooklyn. Peep the video here.


Nas presented his idol with this hip hop birthday cake, fit for a King.


Rick was also honored with his very own day. Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. proclaimed January 9th as “Slick Rick the Ruler Day” in the Bronx.

“Slick Rick blended his unique fashion sense with his patented verbal flow and storytelling style to take New York and the entire world by storm, helping to put The Bronx and all five boroughs on the musical map as hip-hop continued to explode onto the scene”.