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The only real hip hop list worth reading

Droppin Science "rules"
 
Illmatic
Illmatic
"obvious? yeah, but pick it up and you won't be disappointed. pure genius, and only god's son's come close for me."
The Sun Rises in the East
The Sun Rises in the East
"jeru, easily one of the greatest and most slept-on- dropping science, mixing it with hardcore lyrics and premo production, but still not getting his props. Pick it up for a wake-up call."
Breaking Atoms
Breaking Atoms
"yeah, its one of those that go for 60 odd quid on ebay, and it's only known for introducing nas to hip hop, but cop it for a classic. Extra P aint the greatest, but hes got lyrics to go."
Be
Be
"I reckon this is a modern classic. Kanye firmly behind the boards where he belongs, 11 tracks on a modern hip hop album, and Common dropping knowledge- what's wrong?"
Liquid Swords
Liquid Swords
"Yeah, you know this one. Sharpest lyricist in the Wu with RZA's soulful production (which gave birth to Kanye's style), combines to make one of the greatest, and easily the best Wu album."
Mecca And The Soul Brother
Mecca And The Soul Brother
"Probably heard about this one too, but it's true. One of hip hop's greatest producers combines with the underrated CL for a 16 track strong classic. Also features the legendary 'TROY'."
3 Feet High and Rising
3 Feet High and Rising
"If you're one of the people who constantly moans about thug rap then pick this up. Alternatively, if you want a positive hip hop album (gasp! :O call the daily mail!) pick this up."
Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
"Hardcore hip hop classic which introduced the wu to the world. Probably not much to say about it really, just go pick it up!"
Cactus Album
Cactus Album
"How you gonna sleep on 3rd Bass? The only credible white rappers of their time (eh, they beat Beastie Boys!) put out a classic. Go cop derelicts of dialect too."
At the Speed of Life
At the Speed of Life
"When it comes down to X's heyday it's this or 40 days, but this is epic beats combined with heartfelt lyrics. Er, go for it. *generic motivational phrase here*"
Down 4 Life [Us Import]
Down 4 Life [Us Import]
"hahahahahahahaha.hahaha.ha."