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08.13.12 More Things Of A Deviant Nature 07.31.12 Things Of A Deviant Nature
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07.28.11 Deviant Digs06.30.11 Devstep - June 2011
06.16.11 Deviant And Almost 6 Months Of 2011 Acc 06.01.11 Devstep - May 2011
04.23.11 Devstep - April 201104.14.11 When Deviant Points His Finger At You
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02.24.11 Dev's Summer & The User Best Of 2010 12.29.10 Devstep Part II
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Deviant's Hip Hop Essentials

Realised that giving 10 recs for AnotherBrick's megalist just wasn't gonna cut it; so here it is, a few essentials that should be checked out. Bear in mind old school is more my jam though
1A Tribe Called Quest
The Low End Theory
2 Atmosphere
When Liife Gives You Lemons, You...
3 Beastie Boys
Paul's Boutique
4Blackalicious
Blazing Arrow
5Das EFX
Dead Serious
6De La Soul
3 Feet High and Rising
7 DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince
He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper
8Dr. Octagon
Dr. Octagonecologyst
9Eminem
The Marshall Mathers LP
10EPMD
Strictly Business
11Eric B and Rakim
Paid in Full
12Gang Starr
Step in the Arena
13GZA
Liquid Swords
14 Ice Cube
AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted
15Ice-T
O.G. Original Gangster
16Jungle Brothers
Straight Out The Jungle
17Jurassic 5
Quality Control
18LL Cool J
Radio
19Mobb Deep
The Infamous
20Nas
Illmatic
21Nujabes
Metaphorical Music
22NWA
Straight Outta Compton
23Organized Konfusion
Organized Konfusion
24Outkast
Aquemini
25Outkast
Stankonia
26P.O.S.
Audition
27Pete Rock and CL Smooth
Mecca and the Soul Brother
28Public Enemy
It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us
29Public Enemy
Fear of a Black Planet
30Raekwon
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...
31Slick Rick
The Great Adventures of Slick Rick
32Snoop Dogg
Doggystyle
33The Notorious B.I.G.
Ready to Die
34 Ultramagnetic MCs
Critical Breakdown
35 Viktor Vaughn
Vaudeville Villian
36Wu-Tang Clan
Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
372nd II None
2nd II None
38A Tribe Called Quest
Midnight Marauders
39Aesop Rock
Labor Days
40Atmosphere
God Loves Ugly
41Beastie Boys
Check Your Head
42Big Daddy Kane
Long Live The Kane
43 Big Daddy Kane
It's A Daddy Thing
44 Biz Markie
Goin' Off
45Black Star
Black Star
46Cypress Hill
Cypress Hill
47De La Soul
De La Soul Is Dead
48Deltron 3030
Deltron 3030
49Dilated Peoples
The Platform
50Dizzee Rascal
Boy In Da Corner
51Dizzee Rascal
Showtime
52Doug E. Fresh
Oh, My God!
53Dr. Dre
The Chronic
54EPMD
Unfinished Business
55Eric B and Rakim
Follow The Leader
56Felt
Felt 3: A Tribute To Rosie Perez
57Gang Starr
Daily Operation
58 Geto Boys
We Can't Be Stopped
59Ghostface Killah
Ironman
60Ghostface Killah
Supreme Clientele
61Ghostface Killah
Fishscale
62GZA
Beneath The Surface
63Ice Cube
Death Certificate
64Ice-T
The Iceberg/Freedom of Speech...Just Watch What Yo
65J Dilla
Donuts
66Jay-Z
Reasonable Doubt
67Jay-Z
The Blueprint
68Jaylib
Champion Sound
69Jungle Brothers
Done By The Forces Of Nature
70Jurassic 5
Jurassic 5 LP
71King Tee
Act A Fool
72Kool G Rap and DJ Polo
Wanted: Dead Or Alive
73Kool G Rap and DJ Polo
Live And Let Die
74Kool Moe Dee
How Ya Like Me Now
75LL Cool J
Mama Said Knock You Out
76Lord Finesse
Funky Technician
77Mac Lethal
The Original 11:11 Sessions
78 Madvillian
Mad Villiany
79Masta Ace
Take A Look Around
80Masta Ace
Slaughtahouse
81Method Man
Tical
82MF Doom
Special Herbs: The Box Set
83Mobb Deep
Hell On Earth
84Naughty By Nature
Naughty By Nature
85Organized Konfusion
Stress: The Extinction Agenda
86Outkast
ATLiens
87Outkast
Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
88 Pharoahe Monch
Infernal Affairs
89Public Enemy
Yo! Bum Rush the Show
90 Public Enemy
Apocalypse 91... The Enemy Strikes Black
91Quasimoto
The Unseen
92Redman
Whut? Thee Album
93Run DMC
Raising Hell
94Scarface
Mr. Scarface Is Back
95Talib Kweli
Quality
96The D.O.C.
No One Can Do It Better
97The Roots
Illadelph Halflife
98The Roots
Things Fall Apart
992 Live Crew
The 2 Live Crew Is What We Are
100Boogie Down Productions
Criminal Minded
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