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2432321, only 2 of yours would make my 50
Posted by ne_atl, Mon Sep-13-10 10:39 PM
>17. Outkast - Stankonia (2000)
>Even for me, it's easy to take this album for granted because
>its singles are so deeply ingrained into popular culture and
>the disc itself is full of so many songs and interludes, but
>it's important to remember that this is Outkast still at their
>creative zenith, making it look so easy trading smooth,
>rapid-paced rhymes and taking influence from all over,
>something we haven't truly gotten again from them in the
>decade since. The title for their planned full reunion album,
>The Hard 10, has taken on a new meaning.

this would be higher on my list

>24. Boards Of Canada - Geogaddi (2002)
>I love the paranoid effect derived from the obscure vocal
>samples, sinewy synths, and ambient textures married with
>insistent drums. The track titles and album artwork only add
>to the mythos. This freaky, psychedelic album has been
>imitated but never duplicated.

this would be lower on my list

some wouldn't make my top 100 while others wouldn't cross my mind for consideration. the effort in putting this list together gets my respect though. good stuff

a few from the past decade, no order.

Bilal - 1st Born, 2nd - 2002
Micatone - Is you Is - 2002
Blue Six - Beautiful Tomorrow - 2002
Omar - Best By Far
Madlib - Shades of Blue - 2003
Scarface - The Fix - 2002
Sean Price - Monkey Barz - 2005
TIP - Trap Music - 2003
2000black - A Next Set of Rockers - 2007
Badu - Mama's Gun - 2000