The scale in rap is balancing out, if talent is your sole barometer. As Drake’s star continued to rise, Kendrick Lamar seamlessly blended jazz with funk and soul music on a major label album, and Future evolved into the street’s favorite trap star, many of rap’s most compelling narratives of 2015 lived in the underground.

Per usual, a bevy of rap visuals from the likes of Mike Will Made-It to Flying Lotus released between yesterday and today. And because Hip-Hop Wired loves you, we decided to package them all here for your enjoyment.

Moving along, Hip-Hop Wired gifts readers with some Christmas Day joy via Wired 25: The 25 Best Albums Of 2014.

UK singer-songwriter King Krule is favored by Hip-Hop’s blooming up and comers. That said, it was no problem to get Wiki of New York City rap standouts RATKING and Chicago spitter Lucki Eck$.

Of the bubbling New York City rap collectives, few have the energy of RATKING. If you’re unaware of the MCs, familiarize yourself with their visual for “Canal.”