90's Hip Hop Finals: Illmatic (NaS) vs. Me Against The World (2Pac)

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Which is the better album?
Illmatic - NaS 584 59.59%
Me Against The World - 2Pac 396 40.41%
Voters: 980. Sorry, you cannot vote on this poll (Boxden members only)

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 4 years ago '10        #1
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alogan9225 82 heat pts82
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90's Hip Hop Finals: Illmatic (NaS) vs. Me Against The World (2Pac)
 

 
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*Winners are in bold

Round 1:

East
#1 Illmatic (75 votes) vs. #16 Moment of Truth (8 votes)
#2 36 Chambers (85 votes) vs. #15 It's Dark & Hell Is Hot (70 votes)
#3 Fear of a Black Planet (18 votes) vs. #14 Black Star (29 votes)
#4 Ready to Die (95 votes) vs. #13 Capital Punishment (29 votes)
#5 Midnight Marauders (33 votes) vs. #12 Low End Theory (16 votes)
#6 The Infamous (44 votes) vs. #11 Muddy Waters (7 votes)
#7 Liquid Swords (59 votes) vs. #10 Life After death (70 votes)
#8 Reasonable Doubt (171 votes) vs. #9 Only Built 4 Cuban Linx (137 votes)

West
#1 The Chronic (66 votes) (48 votes) vs. #16 In a Major Way (10 votes)
#2 AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted (41 votes) vs. #15 AmeriKKKa's Nightmare (11 votes)
#3 Me Against The World (65 votes) vs. #14 Soul on Ice (10 votes)
#4 Doggystyle (54 votes) vs. #13 Regulate... G Funk Era (13 votes)
#5 death Certificate (39 votes) vs. #12 O.G. Original Gangster (4 votes)
#6 2001 (24 votes) vs. #11 All Eyez On Me (53 votes)
#7 Dogg Food (43 votes) vs. #10 '93 Til' Mischief (21 votes)
#8 Rhythmalism (19 votes) vs. #9 7 Day Theory (67 votes)

South
#1 The Diary (48 votes) vs. #16 I Declare War (6 votes)
#2 ATLiens (63 votes) vs. #15 Life or death (4 votes)
#3 Ridin' Dirty (37 votes) vs. #14 The Dude (16 votes)
#4 Soul Food (32 votes) vs. #13 World Domination (11 votes)
#5 Aquemini (48 votes) vs. #12 Super Tight (7 votes)
#6 400 Degreez (28 votes) vs. #11 Comin' Out Hard (14 votes)
#7 Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik (45 votes) vs. #10 Ghetto D (20 votes)
#8 We Can't Be Stopped (37 votes) vs. #9 Chopper City In the Ghetto (17 votes)

Midwest
#1 Resurrection (40 votes) vs. #16 Funkafied (4 votes)
#2 E. 1999 Eternal (63 votes) vs. #15 Doom (2 votes)
#3 Adrenaline Rush (66 votes) vs. #14 Art of War (50 votes)
#4 Overcast (7 votes) vs. #13 Fantastic, Vol. 1 (25 votes)
#5 F.B.I. (10 votes) vs. #12 Mobstability (14 votes)
#6 Slim Shady LP (27 votes) vs. #11 Rated G (5 votes)
#7 Picture This (21 votes) vs. #10 The Final Tic (5 votes)
#8 Fantastic, Vol. 2 (17 votes) vs. #9 One Day It'll All Make Sense (22 votes)


Round 2:

East
#1 Illmatic (310 votes) vs. #8 Reasonable Doubt (114 votes)
#2 36 Chambers (94 votes) vs. #10 Life After death (71 votes)
#6 The Infamous (52 votes) vs. #14 Black Star (14 votes)
#4 Ready To Die (59 votes) vs. #5 Midnight Marauders (26 votes)

West
#1 The Chronic (134 votes) vs. #9 7 Day Theory (142 votes)
#2 AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted (45 votes) vs. #7 Dogg Food (21 votes)
#3 Me Against The World (68 votes) vs. #11 All Eyez On Me (61 votes)
#4 Doggystyle (80 votes) vs. #5 death Certificate (32 votes)

South
#1 The Diary (43 votes) vs. #8 We Can't Be Stopped (4 votes)
#2 ATLiens (62 votes) vs. #7 Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik (12 votes)
#3 Ridin' Dirty (37 votes) vs. #6 400 Degreez (40 votes)
#4 Soul Food (14 votes) vs. #5 Aquemini (73 votes)

Midwest
#1 Resurrection (36 votes) vs. #9 One Day It'll All Make Sense (4 votes)
#2 E. 1999 Eternal (84 votes) vs. #7 Picture This (3 votes)
#3 Adrenaline Rush (63 votes) vs. #6 Slim Shady LP (96 votes)
#12 Mobstability (21 votes) vs. #13 Fantastic, Vol. 1 (24 votes)


Round 3:

East
#1 Illmatic (119 votes) vs. #4 Ready To Die (43 votes)
#2 36 Chambers (60 votes) vs. #6 The Infamous (57 votes)

West
#4 Doggystyle (162 votes) vs. #9 7 Day Theory (167 votes)
#2 AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted (36 votes) vs. #3 Me Against The World (90 votes)

South
#1 The Diary (44 votes) vs. #5 Aquemini (60 votes)
#2 ATLiens (67 votes) vs. #6 400 Degreez (24 votes)

Midwest
#1 Resurrection (29 votes) vs. #13 Fantastic, Vol. 1 (2 votes)
#2 E. 1999 Eternal (94 votes) vs. #6 Slim Shady LP (34 votes)

Quarter-Finals:
East
#1 Illmatic (73 votes) vs. #2 36 Chambers (22 votes)

West
#3 Me Against The World (94 votes) vs. #9 7 Day Theory (55 votes)

South
#2 ATLiens (63 votes) vs. #5 Aquemini (52 votes)

Midwest
#1 Resurrection (25 votes) vs. #2 E. 1999 Eternal (56 votes)

Semi-Finals:
Illmatic (193 votes) vs. ATLiens (94 votes)
E. 1999 Eternal (63 votes) vs. Me Against The World (87 votes)

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Which album do you think is better or which one is your favorite between the two?

Illmatic - NaS

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Me Against The World - 2Pac

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267 comments for "90's Hip Hop Finals: Illmatic (NaS) vs. Me Against The World (2Pac)"

 4 years ago '12        #2
CosbySweater 295 heat pts295
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Like I always say, if someone came to me and said "put me on to this hip hop music." The first album I would give them is Illmatic.
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 4 years ago '08        #3
Eagles All Day 84 heat pts84
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Tupac bum a.ss in the finals of a tourney

Illmatic gonna wash this ballerina
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Atlvs and 1 others slapped this ish
 
 4 years ago '04        #4
abstractq 5 heat pts
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lol@ this comparison

Pac stans is strong on here for MATW to even make the finals


I can think of at least 30 albums off top that are better than MATW
 4 years ago '13        #5
HipHopFactz 405 heat pts405
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The perfect final

probably the two most 90's albums with substance, that evaluate the mind state of both men

Nas managed to create a underground classic

Pac managed to tread the fine line of commercial rap and underground rap and kept his authenticity

I own two copies of illmatic, I own a copy of MATW

Personally I tend to listen to MATW more, hits my soul just a little deeper

Both beautiful albums nevertheless.

Can't be mad at either one winning
 4 years ago '12        #6
hou12 
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Me Against The World


(but I'm fine with Illmatic winning)
 08-14-2013, 09:15 PM         #7
Nasty Neighbor 
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At least it ain't no fu*king sh*tty kast album in the finals

7 day theory > illmatic

Only reason it ain't make it to the finals is because of white manz world which is a big fu*k you to all the white people in this section


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 4 years ago '08        #8
Gmengfx 71 heat pts71
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ME AGAINST THE WORLD BEAT EAST 1999?


 4 years ago '08        #9
Eagles All Day 84 heat pts84
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Illmatic is the bible if it loses to this trash
 08-14-2013, 09:22 PM         #10
Kreemy 
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funny how all the albums near Illmatic's level got eliminated before MATW
 08-14-2013, 09:22 PM         #11
Jose Menez 
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Illmatic is dope, one of my favorite albums but matw just feels more complete, more emotion, deeper songs. Put it like this, it's like comparing 1999 to section 80, yeah 1999 is dope and not many skips but section 80 goes into deeper subjects than 1999 even though there are some skippables ie: Tammy's song and Can you get away. I'm not saying 1999 is even comparable to illmatic, just using it to make my point
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 08-14-2013, 09:25 PM         #12
CurlyD 
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at all these Pac haters
 4 years ago '13        #13
Impeccable 198 heat pts198
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Illmatic bout to win

Pac stans bout to take a SWIFT L
 4 years ago '11        #14
Chad09 160 heat pts160
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Makaveli on the Rise.
 4 years ago '12        #15
JBAL NY 57 heat pts57
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Illmatic
 4 years ago '08        #16
Eagles All Day 84 heat pts84
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Shoulda made the votes public....for it to even be this close right now is travesty.
 4 years ago '11        #17
Grizzab 11 heat pts11
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 4 years ago '05        #18
white-chocolate 118 heat pts118
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feel yall already know who i picked

don't hate Nas, just find his style boring
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 08-14-2013, 09:51 PM         #19
JC Hudson 
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Me against the world 100%

With all this extra stressin
The question I wonder is after death, after my last breath
When will I finally get to rest? Through this supression
They punish the people that's askin questions
And those that possess, steal from the ones without possessions
The message I stress: to make it stop study your lessons
Don't settle for less - even a genius asks-es questions
Be grateful for blessings
Don't ever change, keep your essence
The power is in the people and politics we address
Always do your best, don't let the pressure make you panic
And when you get stranded
And things don't go the way you planned it
Dreamin of riches, in a position of makin a difference
Politicians and hypocrites, they don't wanna listen
If I'm insane, it's the fame made a brother change
It wasn't nuttin like the game
It's just me against the world








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 4 years ago '09        #20
MakaveliToDon91 11 heat pts11
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 JC Hudson said:
Me against the world 100%

With all this extra stressin
The question I wonder is after death, after my last breath
When will I finally get to rest? Through this supression
They punish the people that's askin questions
And those that possess, steal from the ones without possessions
The message I stress: to make it stop study your lessons
Don't settle for less - even a genius asks-es questions
Be grateful for blessings
Don't ever change, keep your essence
The power is in the people and politics we address
Always do your best, don't let the pressure make you panic
And when you get stranded
And things don't go the way you planned it
Dreamin of riches, in a position of makin a difference
Politicians and hypocrites, they don't wanna listen
If I'm insane, it's the fame made a brother change
It wasn't nuttin like the game
It's just me against the world





Pac the goat, yall new york n*ggas lol. Pac is the consensus goat across the planet. fu*k wit it muthafu*kas
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