Hope you got a bigger iPod for the holidays, because another year of hip-hop has come and gone. Wow, time flew by in 2009; we have seen Eminem make his return to the public eye and ICP drop a cult classic.Â Royce da 5â€™9″ tied Detroit to super group Slaughterhouse, giving our area shine on a worldwide level.Â Representing the underground proudly, in no particular order here my top 15 of ’09.
Zo and Asylum 7 â€” Overdue Process
Twiztid â€” W.I.C.K.E.D.
United States of Mind (USM) â€” Kill the Bullshit
Stoopz N Breeze â€” Turn Up the Smooth
Royce da 5â€™9â€ â€” Street Hop
Ro Spit â€” The Oh Sh#t Project
Finale â€” A Pipe Dream and a Promise
The Lyricists â€” Transmittin Live!
Stryfe â€” City of God
D.Allie â€” Live @ The Get Up
Dub MD & Nametag â€” Classic Cadence (Vol. 2)
J-Bone â€” Bone Appetit
Kodac â€” UnClassified
GozGod â€” GozGod
The Regiment â€” A New BeginningÂ | RDW