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A Hip-hop A-Z

And my favorite album by each
1A Tribe Called Quest
The Low End Theory


Honorable Mentions: Aesop Rock, Afrika Bambaataa
2 Beastie Boys
Paul's Boutique


Honorable Mentions: Big Punisher, Boogie Down Productions, Black Star, Big Daddy Kane, Busta Rhymes
3Clipse
Hell Hath No Fury


Honorable Mentions: Common, Cypress Hill
4Dr. Dre
The Chronic


Honorable Mentions: De La Soul, dead prez, Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, Dizzee Rascal
5Eric B and Rakim
Paid In Full


Honorable Mentions: Eazy-E, Eminem, El-P, EPMD, E-40, Eightball & MJG
6Fugees
The Score


Honorable Mentions: 50 Cent, Faboulous
7Gang Starr
Step In the Arena


JOINT SELECTION: GZA - Liquid Swords Honorable Mentions: Ghostface Killah, Grandmaster Flash
8 Hieroglyphics
Third Eye Vision


Honorable Mentions: Heavy D (shortage of great HH artists starting with H)
9Ice-T
O.G. Original Gangster


Honorable Mentions: Ice Cube, Immortal Technique
10Jay-Z
The Blueprint


Honorable Mentions: Jam Master Jay, Jungle Brothers, Jurassic 5
11Kool G Rap and DJ Polo
Live and Let Die


JOINT SELECTION: Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Honorable Mentions: Kendrick Lamar, KMD, Kool Moe Dee, Kurtis Blow
12LL Cool J
Radio


Honorable Mentions: Lauryn Hill, Lil' Kim, Lil' Wayne, Lord Finesse, Ludacris
13Madvillain
Madvillainy


JOINT SELECTION: Mos Def - Black on Both Sides Honorable Mentions: Mobb Deep, MF Doom, Madlib, M.O.P, MC Lyte, Method Man, Mystikal, Missy Elliott
14Nas
Illmatic


JOINT SELECTION: Notorious B.I.G - Ready To Die Honorable Mentions: NWA, N*E*R*D
15Outkast
Aquemini


Honorable Mentions: Organized Konfusion
16 Public Enemy
It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back


Honorable Mentions: The Pharcyde, Pete Rock
17Queen Latifah
All Hail the Queen


Honorable Mentions: Q-Tip
18 Run-DMC
Raising Hell


JOINT SELECTION: The Roots - Game Theory Honorable Mentions: Royce Da 5'9", Redman, Raekwon, RZA, Roots Manuva
19 The Streets
A Grand Don't Come For Free


JOINT SELECTION: Slick Rick - The Great Adventures Of... Honorable Mentions: Snoop Dogg, Stetsasonic
20Tricky
Maxinquaye


Honorable Mentions: 2pac, Talib Kweli, Three 6 Mafia, Tech N9ne, TI
21Ultramagnetic MCs
Critical Beatdown


Honorable Mentions: UGK, UMCs
22Viktor Vaughn
Vaudeville Villain


Honorable Mentions: couldn't think of many other great rappers starting with v, suggestions are welcome
23Wu-Tang Clan
Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)


Honorable Mentions: Whodini, WC and the Maad Circle
24Xzibit
At The Speed of Life


Honorable Mentions: X Clan
25 Young MC
Stone Cold Rhymin'


A pop-rap classic! Honorable Mentions: Yelawolf, Youngbloodz, Young Jeezy
26Z-Ro
Crack


Honorable Mentions: Anyone got any ideas?
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