Rest in Peace PNB Rock

The Spark Notes

PNB Rock, born Rakim Allen, rose to fame with his unique blend of hip-hop and R&B, capturing the hearts of fans around the world. Hailing from Philadelphia, he made a name for himself with hits like “Selfish,” “Fleek,” and “Nowadays.” His distinctive style and authentic storytelling resonated with a generation. His untimely passing left the […]

December 3, 2023

PNB Rock, born Rakim Allen, rose to fame with his unique blend of hip-hop and R&B, capturing the hearts of fans around the world. Hailing from Philadelphia, he made a name for himself with hits like “Selfish,” “Fleek,” and “Nowadays.” His distinctive style and authentic storytelling resonated with a generation. His untimely passing left the hip hop community in shock.

We were fortunate enough to cover an intimate concert with PNB Rock at the iconic Starland Ballroom in New Jersey. That night was raw. The atmosphere was electric, and the crowd’s energy was leveled up. Looking back, it was more than just a concert; it was a shared experience, a night that will forever be etched in our memories.

PNB Rock’s impact on the music industry cannot be overstated. His ability to seamlessly blend genres and craft unforgettable melodies set him apart as a true innovator. As we mourn the loss of this incredible artist, let’s also celebrate the gifts he shared with the world.