This photos by Drew Carolan was one of the final choices for the Follow the Leader album cover. Shot in Lower Manhattan in NYC in April 1988. The duo are wearing custom made suits from Dapper Dan of Harlem.
Artist: Drew Carolan
Title:Eric B. & Rakim
Edition Details: 12-color archival pigment print on 100% cotton fine art paper, signed and numbered in the margins by the artist, and released in the following exclusive worldwide edition:
24x18 sheet, edition 30, $1,200.
32x24 sheet, 30X30 edition 20, $2,800.
plus 2 artist proofs and 1 printer’s proof (not available)