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Hip Hop/R'n'B recommendations

MR ALEX L BUXTON
 
Illmatic
Illmatic
"TOTAL CLASSIC!! You need this album!!"
Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
"This album set the standard for years to come!!!"
2001
2001
"The king of rap....arguably the best beat maker and his rhymes are good too!!"
The Documentary
The Documentary
"Dre discovered this man and you can tell why! Dre's unearthed yet another gem!"
The College Dropout
The College Dropout
"Some say its too commercial because of the worldwide popularity but the beats and rhymes have nailed the hiphop world. You have to take your hat off to Kanye West for producing a future classic!"
Hi-Teknology
Hi-Teknology
"Not many people know of Hi-Tek. Produced some great beats for Rawkus artists. This album is very under-rated!!"
Black on Both Sides
Black on Both Sides
"Mos Def is an intelligent rapper and this album is one of the best rap albums ever!! Another gem from the late Rawkus label."
Confessions [Special Edition]
Confessions [Special Edition]
"Slick R'n'B from the man of the moment! Stand-out track yeah is a club banger while all of the other tracks tell a story that will appeal to most people!"
Bow Down
Bow Down
"No commercial tracks here!! Westside lay it down with some heavy beats and tight rhyming. Fans of West-Coast will love this album!!"
The Great Chicago Fire: a Cold Day in Hell
The Great Chicago Fire: a Cold Day in Hell
"Malik Yusef has been in the game for quite a while now and has finally laid down his debut album. Collaborations with Common and Kanye West produce one of the best under-rated albums at the moment."
The Movement (Explicit Version)
The Movement (Explicit Version)
"Three words: GET THIS ALBUM!!!!"
Analyse This [CD + DVD]
Analyse This [CD + DVD]
"Got to include a UK artist somewhere in this list. Different from Dizzee Rascal but just as good! His tunes are underground favourites and is giving the UK Hop Hop scene some well deserved recognition"
...And Then There Was X
...And Then There Was X
"Released in one of the greatest years for Rap(1999), this album has the rough edge that makes a good Rap album. Dmx's raw vocals bring out the best of the tracks!!"
All Eyez on Me
All Eyez on Me
"2Pac is one of the greatest rappers to grace the music scene and this album certainly stands out from the crowd! Its one of the best selling albums ever which proves the point!! A gangsta masterpiece."
Internal Affairs [VINYL]
Internal Affairs [VINYL]
"Pharoahe Monch is one of the best underground lyricists! This album is very rare and is not available in the UK. Its Definately worth the money. Simon Says is an amazing track!"
Stillmatic
Stillmatic
"This album is just as good as his debut, Illmatic! the rhymes are tight and Nas does his reputation as one of the best MC's many favours!!"