Real hip hop you probably need

A Listmania! list by Droppin Science "rules" (UK)
 
The Sun Rises in the East
1.  The Sun Rises in the East by Jeru The Damaja
The list author says:
  "Drops science and the hardcore in equal measure. Criminally overlooked and underrated."
£13.22   Used & New from: £4.73
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Illmatic
2.  Illmatic by Nas
The list author says:
  "The only real lyrical thug-rap epic."
£6.50   Used & New from: £2.37
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

Breaking Atoms
3.  Breaking Atoms by Main Source
The list author says:
  "If you can find it, a lost gem at least equal to Illmatic."
£18.95   Used & New from: £15.95
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Criminal Minded
4.  Criminal Minded by Boogie Down Productions
The list author says:
  "Yeah, KRS and Scott La Rock first toted guns on their album covers. Yet they still managed to bring a classic along with it. Weird huh? Pick this up if you need to know what real hip hop's about."
£16.00   Used & New from: £6.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Paid In Full
5.  Paid In Full by Eric B. & Rakim
The list author says:
  "Still bangs today, the MC/DJ team of yesteryear hit us off with a short-lived, but focused classic."
£6.99   Used & New from: £2.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Liquid Swords
6.  Liquid Swords by Genius
The list author says:
  "The real critical pinnacle of the Wu's work, here GZA proved himself to be the greatest in the crew."
£5.79   Used & New from: £2.28
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

Mecca And The Soul Brother
7.  Mecca And The Soul Brother by Pete Rock
The list author says:
  "Pete Rock's soul-drenched production and CL's spectacularly underrated lyricism combine to create a sprawling, early 90's classic. Pick it up if only for the legendary T.R.O.Y."
Used & New from: £4.32
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
8.  Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) by Wu-Tang Clan
The list author says:
  "Wu changed their sound many times but as has been said, never came with a well rounded album like this again."
£3.99   Used & New from: £1.05
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick
9.  The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick by Slick Rick
The list author says:
  "Rick is another forgotten one, and this is well worth picking up if only for the amusing lyrics and always lauded storytelling."
£3.79   Used & New from: £1.42
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

By All Means Necessary
10.  By All Means Necessary by Boogie Down Productions
The list author says:
  "One of the greatest to do it came correct after Scott La Rock's death. Feelin G-Unit? Digging tha durrty durrty? You're wrong. Pick this up."
£6.94   Used & New from: £2.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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