What are your top 5, 10 or 20 favourite Rap/Hip Hop albums from this list?

Please pick either 5, 10 or 20 no more no less...

Thanking you kindly for your help in advance!

The List :

20/20 - Dilated Peoples

8 Mile - Soundtrack

A Gangster and a Gentleman - Styles P

A History of Violence - Jedi Mind Tricks

A.O.I. - Mosaic Thump - De La Soul

Absolute Power - Tech N9ne

Absolute Value - Akrobatik

Accepted Eclectic - Aceyalone

Archetype - Tonedeff

Arts and Entertainment - Masta Ace & Edo.G

Atlantis Hymns for Disco - K-Os

AWOL - AZ

Aziatic - AZ

Back for the First Time - Ludacris

Bad Dreams - Swollen Members

Beauty and the Beat - Edan

Beg for Mercy - G Unit

Black Dialogue - The Perceptionists

Blackout! 2 - Method Man & Redman

Blacktrash: The Autobiography Of Kirk Jones - Sticky Fingaz

Blue Collar - Rhymefest

Boy in the Corner - Dizzee Rascall

BTNHResurrection - Bone Thugz n Harmony

Built From Scratch - X-Ecutioners

Bulletproof Wallets - Ghostface Killa

Carter II - Lil Wayne

Cassette City - Lushlife

Cheers - Obie Trice

Clin d'Oeil - Jazz Liberators

Cloud Nineteen - Braille & SymbolYC

Communication - Willie Evans Jr.

Craft of the Lost Art - The Shape of Broad Minds

D.I.T.C. - D.I.T.C.

D12 World - D12

Dangerous Connection - 7L & Esoteric

Days Chasing Days - Blame One

Deadringer - RJD2

Deltron 3030 - Del that Funkee Homosapien

Devils Night - D12

Die Rugged Man Die - R.A. The Rugged Man

Dust - Muggs

Electric Circus - Common

Elephunk - Black Eyed Peas

Emergency Rations - Mr Lif

Everready (The Religion) - Tech N9ne

Extra Credit - Theory Hazit

Felt 3 : A Tribute to Rosie Perez - MURS and Slug

Felt Vol.1 - A Tribute to Christina Ricci - MURS & Slug

For whom the Beat Tolls - Canibus

Foundation - M.O.P.

Freedom - Everliven Sound

Full Circle - Xzibit

Genius - Krizz Kaliko

Getback - Little Brother

Ghetto Fabolous - Fabolous

Ghetto Pop Life - Danger Mouse & Jemini

Ghostdini : The Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City - Ghostface Killa

Grand Champ - DMX

Grey Hairs - Reks

Guilty by Affiliation - W.C.

Hell Hath No Fury - The Clipse

Hell's Winter - Cage

Hi Teknology Vol 2 : The Chip - Hi Tek

Hip Hop in the Flesh - Cymarshall Law

Hip Hop in the Soul - Cymarshall Law & Mr Joker

Hip Hop Lives - KRS ONE & Marley Marl

Hood Treason - NYOIL

How the West was Won - Cali Agents

How you sell Soul to a Soulless People - Public Enemy

Human the Death Dance - Sage Francis

I Heard it Today - Mr Lif

I Miss the Hip Hop Shop - Proof

Iconoclast - Ivan Ives

Idlewild - Outkast

Industry Shakedown - Bumpy Knuckles

Intermission - Soul Assassins

Invisible Man - Superstar Quamallah

Iron Flag - Wu Tang Clan

Jay Stay Paid - J Dilla

Jesus Price Superstar - Sean Price

Keep Right - KRS One

Kiss of Death - Jadakiss

Legacy of Blood - Jedi Mind Tricks

Legend of the Liquid Sword - Gza

Life - KRS One

Life's A Struggle - Electric

Lord Willin' - The Clipse

Lyricist Lounge 2 - Various Artists

Made in Brooklyn - Masta Killa

Madvillainy - Madvillain

Magnificent City - Aceyalone and RJD2

Mind Over Matter - Zion I

Mirror Music - Wordsworth

MM Food - MF Doom

Modal Soul - Nujabes

Monkey Bars - Sean Price

Montezuma's Revenge - Souls of Mischief

Murray's Revenge - MURS and 9th Wonder

My Own Worst Enemy - Edo.G & Pete Rock

No Ceilings - Lil Wayne

No Said Date - Masta Killa

NY's Finest - Pete Rock

Of Gods and Girls - Mr J Medeiros

Oof! EP - Blue Scholars

Orange Moon over Brooklyn - Pumpkinhead

Perseverance - Percee P

Petestrumentals - Pete Rock

Port Authority - Marco Polo

Purple Haze - Cam'Ron

Radio - Exile

Rare Play Vol.1 - DJ Premier

Razah's Ladder - BSBD & Hell Razah

Red gone Wild : Thee Album - Redman

Relapse - Eminem

Release Therapy - Ludacris

Restless - Xzibit

Rip the Jacker - Canibus

Rituals of Battle - Army of the Pharoahs

Second Nature - All Natural

Seven's Travels - Atmosphere

Shades of Grey - Braille

Shallow Nights Blurry Moon - ShinSight Trio

Shapeshifters - Invincible

Sickology 101 - Tech N9ne

Soul Travellin - Strange Fruit Project

Starr Status - Kenn Starr

State of the Arts - Afu-Ra

Strange Journey Volume 2 - Cunninlynguists

Street Champ - Big Shug

T.I. vs T.I.P. - T.I.

The 1960's Jazz Revolution Again - Jay Are

The B.Coming - Beanie Sigel

The Big Doe Rehab - Ghostface Killa

The Calling - Hilltop Hoods

The Craft - Blackalicious

The Darkest Cloud - Vakill

The Dream Merchant Vol.2 - 9th Wonder

The Dusty Foot Philosopher - K'naan

The Emcees Propoganda - Jin

The Grind Date - De La Soul

The Inevitable Rise & Liberation of Niggy Tardust - Saul Williams

The Inspiration - Young Jeezy

The Liquid Crystal Project - J Rawlz

The Ownerz - Gangstarr

The Preface - Elzhi

The Red Light District - Ludacris

The Re-Up - Eminem

The Self Science - Self Scientific

The Show - eMC

The Tipping Point - The Roots

The Torture Papers - Army of the Pharoahs

The Truth Hurts - Edo.G

The W - Wu Tang Clan

Til the Casket Drops - The Clipse

Time Being - Cyne

Total Eclipse - Black Moon

Trinity (The Past, Present and Future)

Update:

These were all the albums that got two or three votes from my 2000-09 polls and I have to knock out some of them before the final list.

Update 2:

A Piece of Strange got more than 3 votes in fact three Cunninlynguist albums did so they will be on the final list.

Can I hear a Yay!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    In order (based on production):

    1. Sticky Fingaz - Blacktrash: The Autobiography of Kirk Jones

    2. DJ Premier - Rare Play, Vol. 1

    3. Bumpy Knuckles - Industry Shakedown

    4. Cali Agents - How The West Was One

    5. Edo G - The Truth Hurts

    6. Gangstarr - The Ownerz

    7. Vakill - The Darkest Cloud

    8. Big Shug - Street Champ

    9. Various Artists - Lyricist Lounge 2

    10. Xzibit - Restless

    11. Ivan Ives - Iconoclast

    12. Electric Company - Life's A Struggle

    13. Everliven Sound - Freedom

    14. Cymarshall Law - Hip Hop In The Flesh

    15. Cymarshall Law - Hip Hop In The Soul

    16. Braillie - Shades Of Grey

    17. Theory Hazit - Extra Credit

    18. Strange Fruit Project - Soul Travellin'

    19. All Natural - Second Nature

    20. Edo G - My Own Worst Enemy

  • 4 years ago

    In Order: 1. M.O.P - Warriorz 2. Jedi Mind Tricks - Violent By Design 3. Sticky Fingaz - Blacktrash: The Autobiography Of Kirk Jones 4. DJ Premier - Rare Play, Vol. 1 5. Bumpy Knuckles - Industry Shakedown 6. Masta Ace - Disposable Arts 7. Dead Prez - Let's Get Free 8. Reflection Eternal - Train Of Thought 9. Big L - The Big Picture 10. Edo G - The Truth Hurts 11. Cali Agents - How The West Was One 12. Binary Star - Masters Of The Universe 13. Masta Ace - A Long Hot Summer 14. Various Artists - Lyricist Lounge 2 15. Common Market - Tobacco Road 16. Gangstarr - The Ownerz 17. Vakill - The Darkest Cloud 18. Big Shug - Street Champ 19. CunninLynguists - Southernunderground 20. 7L & Esoteric - Dangerous Connection 21. CunninLynguists - Will Rap For Food 22. Louis Logic - Sin-A-Matic 23. Xzibit - Restless 24. Jurassic 5 - Power In Numbers 25. Electric Company - Life's A Struggle 26. Ivan Ives - Iconoclast 27. Cymarshall Law - Hip Hop In The Flesh 28. Fashawn - Boy Meets World 29. Nas - The Lost Tapes 30. All Natural - Second Nature 31. Ghostface Killah - Supreme Clientele 32. Hi-Tek - Hi-Teknology 33. Mr. J Medeiors - Of Gods And Girls 34. Braille - Shades Of Grey 35. J-Live - Then What Happened 36. Pete Rock - PeteStrumentals 37. Common - Like Water For Chocolate 38. Cymarhshall Law - Hip Hop In The Soul 39. Strange Fruit Project - Soul Travellin' 40. Theory Hazit - Extra Credit 41. Elzhi - The Preface 42. Little Brother - The Minstrel Show 43. Little Brother - The Listening 44. Edo G - My Own Worst Enemy 45. Deltron - Deltron 3030 46. Blackalicious - Blazing Arrow 47. KRS-One - Survival Skills 48. Dilated Peoples - Expansion Team 49. Talib Kweli - Quality 50. X-Ecutioners - Built From Scratch These albums were all really dope. Number 50 is still good. And this isn't even choosing from stricly my own personal collection either. The 2000's were good. @54: Industry Shakedown had great production. It's high no matter what you base it on. @Rob-O: It's based on votes. You've been voting on it for half a year.

  • leVel8
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Built From Scratch - X-Ecutioners

    The 1960's Jazz Revolution Again - Jay Are

    Razah's Ladder - BSBD & Hell Razah

    No Said Date - Masta Killa

    Made in Brooklyn - Masta Killa

    Hell's Winter - Cage

    Ghetto Pop Life - Danger Mouse & Jemini

    Madvillainy - Madvillain

    Communication - Willie Evans Jr

    Magnificent City - Aceyalone and RJD2

    MM Food - MF Doom

    Perseverance - Percee P

    Die Rugged Man Die - R.A. The Rugged Man

    The Ownerz - Gangstarr

    Deadringer - Rjd2

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    In order (based on production):

    1. 7L & Esoteric - Dangerous Connection

    2. Sticky Fingaz - Blacktrash: The Autobiography Of Kirk Jones

    3. Cymarshall Law - Hip Hop In The Flesh

    4. Ivan Ives - Iconoclast

    5. RJD2 - Deadringer

    6. Various Artists - Lyricist Lounge 2

    7. Reks - Grey Hairs

    8. Edo G - The Truth Hurts

    9. Cali Agents - How The West Was One

    10. Mr. J Medeiros - Of Gods And Girls

    11. AOTP - Ritual Of Battle

    12. Vakill - The Darkest Cloud

    13. All Natural - Second Nature

    14. Cymarshall Law - Hip Hop In The Soul

    15. Everliven Sound - Freedom

    16. Public Enemy - How You Sell Soul To A Soulless People Who Sold Their Soul

    17. Bumpy Knuckles - Industry Shakedown

    18. Gangstarr - The Ownerz

    19. Edo G - My Own Worst Enemy

    20. Madvillain - Madvillainy

    If this list were based on rapping, Industry Shakedown would be number 1.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Yay.....my top 10

    Arts and Entertainment - Masta Ace & Edo.G

    The Tipping Point - The Roots

    The Preface - Elzhi

    The Torture Papers - Army of the Pharoahs

    Port Authority - Marco Polo

    Die Rugged Man Die - R.A. The Rugged Man

    Electric Circus - Common

    Cassette City - Lushlife

    Madvillainy-Madvillain

    Boy in the Corner - Dizzee Rascal

  • Blacktrash: The Autobiography Of Kirk Jones - Sticky Fingaz

    Die Rugged Man Die - R.A. The Rugged Man

    Deltron 3030 - Del tha Funkee Homosapien

    A History of Violence - Jedi Mind Tricks

    Hell Hath No Fury - The Clipse

    PeteStrumentals - Pete Rock

    Blue Collar - Rhymefest

    Madvillainy - Madvillain

    MM Food - MF Doom

    Foundation - M.O.P.

  • 1 decade ago

    Dayum!!!!!!!!!!!!

    WTF you got this list from??? I was expecting to see like 25-30 but I sure was fooled.

    Here's my pick(In no particular order):

    Big Doe Rehab-GFK

    Restless - Xzibit

    A Gangster and a Gentleman - Styles P

    The Dream Merchant Vol.2 - 9th Wonder

    Beg for Mercy - G Unit

    Electric Circus - Common

    Foundation - M.O.P.

    Getback - Little Brother

    Blackout! 2 - Method Man & Redman

    Back for the First Time - Ludacris

    Overall you got a great list there's very few on there I've never heard of but I will check em out.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Beauty and the beat - Edan

    Shades of Grey - Braille

    The ownerz - Gangstarr

    Tipping point - The roots

    The show - EMC

  • 1 decade ago

    I'll edit, but no A Piece of Strange? Really DRABONE? Really?

    EDIT: YAY. 3 cheers for the men on my avatar

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Y do u preach hiphop lik big nose krs 1?

    but da carta 2 iz clazziik

    Source(s): wezzy godz
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