Childish Gambino – STN MTN / Kauai
Gambino’s decision to tackle classic Atlanta instrumentals only bolstered his genius and credibility as a rapper. From K.Camp’s “Money Baby” to Usher’s “U Don’t Have To Call,” Gambino amazed us all.
Little Brother – Separate But Equal
DJ Drama swam through the depths of the underground to uncover the diamonds hidden in hip hop. What did he found? Little Brother. Boy did they deliver. Backed by 9th Wonder beats, Phonte and Pooh held it down.