While “Throwback Thursday” is a moment folks on social media take to post up older photos, people hardly ever mention music from back in the day. The more “seasoned” of us are old enough to remember having a car with a tape deck, and there were some classic albums of the 1990s and early 2000s that were dominating speakers.
The 1990s and early 2000s gave rise to some of Hip-Hop’s best, with rappers like Busta Rhymes, Jay Z, EPMD, Nas and others dropping classic beats and rhymes. In the years that’s passed, many of us might need a little reminder of the heat that dropped in the past.
We’ll help you take it back to the old school Walkman and tapedeck days and speak on a few albums that are undeniable classics.
HipHop Wired’s Throwback Tapedeck features 15 classic albums of the 1990s and early 2000s. Let us know if we missed any in the comments.