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Old 01-27-03, 09:17 PM
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Rap/hip-hop song suggestions please...as many as you can.

I've never really listened to much of this music and just saw the movie Blue Crush.

I got the soundtrack and there were song by N.E.R.D (Rock Star)and songs featured in the movie by POD which, I guess, is Rock mixed with hip-hop.

I do not live in a place where there is much in the way of this type of music on the radio, so could all of you that read this please list some songs and who sings them to help me get to hear more? It's infectious and I only have a few songs that I play over and over again.

If you know the 2 songs that I listed, maybe that would help you with suggestions. I really don't think I'd be into the hard core stuff with lots of overly violent themes though. I do know of Eminem (I'm not that clueless) and I plan to listen to more of his stuff soon, but I don't even know where to begin after him, so any help would be very much appreciated.

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Old 01-28-03, 12:00 AM
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dolphinboy: Here's a short primer into the true classics of my mind as I've heard them.

In no particular order.



Dr. Dre - The Chronic
Notorious B.I.G. - Ready to Die / Life After Death
Jurassic 5 - EP
Mos Def - Black on Both Sides
MC Paul Barman - It's So Stimulating EP / Paullelujah!
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the 36 Chambers / Wu-Tang Forever
Ghostface Killah - Ironman
Raekwon - Only Built 4 Cuban Linx
GZA/Genius - Liquid Swords
Method Man - Tical / Tical 2000
Aesop Rock - Labor Days
Haiku d'Etat - Haiku d'Etat
Slick Rick - Adventures of Slick Rick
Nas - Illmatic / It Was Written
Young MC - What's the Flavor
Pete Rock and CL Smooth - Mecca and the Soul Brother
m-Flo - Planet Shining
Fugees - The Score
Aceyalone - All Balls Don't Bounce
Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions... / Fear of a Black Planet
Count Bass-D - Pre-Life Crisis
US3 - Hands on the Torch
Basehead - Play with Toys
Eric B. and Rakim - Don't Sweat the Technique
De La Soul - 3ft. High and Rising
A Tribe Called Quest - Midnight Marauders / People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm / Beats Rhyme and Life / The Low End Theory
Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique / Ill Communication / Licensed to Ill / Check Your Head
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien - I Wish My Brother George Was Here
Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
Gangstarr - Step in the Arena / Daily Operation / Hard to Earn / Moment of Truth / Full Clip
The Roots - Do You Want More / Illadelph Halflife /Organix /Things Fall Apart

There's more. Tons more.

Welcome to hip-hop.
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Old 01-28-03, 12:20 AM
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Here are some more:

DJ Shadow - Endtroducing / The Private Press
Cannibal Ox - The Cold Vein
Company Flow - Funcrusher Plus
Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the 36 Chambers
Common - Resurrection
Mos Def and Talib Kweli - Blackstar
Talib Kweli and DJ Hi-Tek - Reflection Eternal
El-P - Fantastic Damage
Mr. Lif - I Phantom

There's many other good albums, these are the only ones i could come up with at the moment.
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Old 01-28-03, 12:20 AM
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Do a search

We've had about 3 of these in the last 3 monts.

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Atmosphere. Any and all of it.
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Old 01-28-03, 07:14 PM
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These threads pop up all of the time. Here we go, in no particular order except alphabetically...

A Tribe Called Quest - Any CD (5)
Aesop Rock - Any CD (2)
Atmosphere - Any CD (3)
Big L - Lifestylez Ov Da Poor and Dangerous
Big Moe - Purple World
Black Eyed Peas - Behind The Front
Black Eyed Peas - Bridging the Gap
Blackalicious - Any CD (3)
Cage - Movies For The Blind
Cannibal Ox - The Cold Vein
Casual - Fear Itself
Casual - He think he raw
Common - Any CD (5)
Company Flow - Funcrusher Plus
Darkleaf - F... the People
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien - Any CD (4)
Deltron 3030 - Deltron 3030
Dr. Dooom - First Come, First Served
Dr.Octagon - Dr. Octagonecologyst
Edan - Primitive Plus
El-P - Fantastic Damage
F.R.EEZE - The Raw Album (Frostbit)
Handsome Boy Modeling School - So... How's Your Girl
Hieroglyphics - 3rd Eye Vision
Eastern Conference Allstars (3 Volumes)
Jedi Mind Tricks - Any CD (2)
Jurassic 5 - Any CD (2)
Kool Keith - Any CD (4)
Masta Ace - Any CD (3)
Motion Man - Clearing The Field
Necro - Gory Days
Nighthawks - Nighthawks
Non Phixion - The Future Is Now
Outkast - Any CD (5)
Prince Paul - Psychoanalysis: What Is It?
Promatic - Promatic
Scarface - The Fix
Smut Peddlers - Porn Again
Talib Kweli - Quality
Talib Kweli & Hi Tek - Reflection Eternal
The Grouch - Making Perfect Sense
The Pharcyde - Labcabincalifornia
The Roots - Any CD (6)

And much, much more...
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Off the top of my head....

.... Hip-Hop suggestions?

Your top 5 rappers/groups?

Real Hip-Hop

Yawn
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