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

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Which is the better album?
Illmatic - NaS 608 59.67%
Me Against The World - 2Pac 411 40.33%
Voters: 1019. Sorry, you cannot vote on this poll (Boxden members only)

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 5 years ago '12        #81
Mr Fujaveli 36 heat pts36
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 King Jaffe Joe said:
over/under 20 accounts made by Mr Fujaveli to vote MATW?
must be some real losers on this joint to really make more than one account to win a tournament on boxden

 aboss4real7 said:
iLL SAY under his fat fingers prolly got tired
fat fingers? are you thinking of someone else? I weigh 155lbs

 Impeccable said:
Fujaveli is a 31 year old loser who wishes Pac was his daddy. He cringed when he heard K.dot say he the offspring of Makaveli
you's a funny bi*ch a.ss dude you know that, you fu*ked my day up at work now, I'm bout to ask can I bounce....n*ggas talkin bout me and I wasn't even in the thread lol
 5 years ago '09        #82
thegoldenhero 3 heat pts
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so much feelings caught in this thread


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 5 years ago '09        #83
bigscore 1688 heat pts1688
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 5 years ago '12        #84
Mr Fujaveli 36 heat pts36
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 thegoldenhero said:
so much feelings caught in this thread


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Can't believe people take it so serious, no matter who wins any tournament people opinions not gonna change, and n*ggas talkin bout making different accounts to vote

a lot of people voting for the name "Illmatic" instead of what's on the cd....and I ain't talkin bout this round, I don't think MATW should be here....but Illmatic shouldn't of beat The Infamous....people tend to chose what they feel they should chose...how the hell this album that didn't age all that well with only 9 songs on it is the greatest rap album of all time?? It's Nas' 3rd best album, still a great album but overrated


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 5 years ago '12        #85
Mr Fujaveli 36 heat pts36
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 D9MEDIA said:
"Upon its release, the album debuted at number 12 on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, selling 59,000 copies in its first week. However, its initial sales fell below expectations and its five singles failed to achieve significant chart success. Though it experienced initial low sales, Illmatic received rave reviews from most music critics upon its release and earned praise for its lyrical content, production, and Nas' lyricism."

"Me Against the World, released while Shakur was imprisoned, made an immediate impact on the charts, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200. This made Shakur the first artist to have an album debut at number one on Billboard 200 while serving time in prison"

I like both Albums, both Albums are Classic. How ever, Me Against the World takes the Prize home at the end of the day just because if you look at the Bigger Picture the Album had more of a bigger impact on society simply because Tupac was the better Artist. He had the WHOLE package, while Nas was just "Lyrical" rapping over some cool mellow beats. Tupac's album was more inspirational and reached people on a more personal level. Till this day Me Against The World the song itself is one of Pac's highly analyzed Songs that people of this day can still relate to which is why it has over 22,000,000 hits on YouTube. Who can't relate a phrase "Me Against The World"? That alone speaks Volume. Again, Pac reached people on more levels than just being lyrical. He was very Spiritual. This is why Tupac will always be the most prominent dominant rapper of all time.
 5 years ago '09        #86
thegoldenhero 3 heat pts
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 Mr Fujaveli said:
Can't believe people take it so serious, no matter who wins any tournament people opinions not gonna change, and n*ggas talkin bout making different accounts to vote

a lot of people voting for the name "Illmatic" instead of what's on the cd....and I ain't talkin bout this round, I don't think MATW should be here....but Illmatic shouldn't of beat The Infamous....people tend to chose what they feel they should chose...how the hell this album that didn't age all that well with only 9 songs on it is the greatest rap album of all time?? It's Nas' 3rd best album, still a great album but overrated
Funny you say that cause I've always thought "Infamous" was overrated ...Plenty of albums around that time i preferred over that album imo Prodigy skill level get's overrated. Mobb Deep had the sick beats and a grimey style but Prodigy was never as good as the elite like Nas, Big, or some members of Wu Tang...and Illmatic aged fine.
 5 years ago '07        #87
Root Of Evil 56 heat pts56
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 thegoldenhero said:
Funny you say that cause I've always thought "Infamous" was overrated ...Plenty of albums around that time i preferred over that album imo Prodigy skill level get's overrated. Mobb Deep had the sick beats and a grimey style but Prodigy was never as good as the elite like Nas, Big, or some members of Wu Tang...and Illmatic aged fine.
the infamous > illmatic > the goldenhero

 5 years ago '09        #88
thegoldenhero 3 heat pts
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 Root Of Evil said:
the infamous > illmatic > the goldenhero

Me > You

That is all that matters
 5 years ago '07        #89
Root Of Evil 56 heat pts56
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 thegoldenhero said:
Me > You

That is all that matters


too predictable
 5 years ago '08        #90
Gmengfx 77 heat pts77
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after listening to infamous again...


ill deff take it over illmatic..

infamous >>>


The Start Of Your Ending (41st Side)
Survival Of The Fittest
Eye For A Eye (Your Beef Is Mines)
Give Up The Goods (Just Step)
Up North Trip
Right Back At You
Cradle To The Grave
Drink Away The Pain
Shook Ones Part II (LP Version)


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 5 years ago '09        #91
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 Root Of Evil said:


too predictable

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 5 years ago '12        #92
Mr Fujaveli 36 heat pts36
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 Gmengfx said:
after listening to infamous again...


ill deff take it over illmatic..

infamous >>>


The Start Of Your Ending (41st Side)
Survival Of The Fittest
Eye For A Eye (Your Beef Is Mines)
Give Up The Goods (Just Step)
Up North Trip
Right Back At You
Cradle To The Grave
Drink Away The Pain
Shook Ones Part II (LP Version)
the sh*t is disgusting!
 5 years ago '10        #93
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 Gmengfx said:

infamous >>>


The Start Of Your Ending (41st Side)
Survival Of The Fittest
Eye For A Eye (Your Beef Is Mines)
Give Up The Goods (Just Step)
Up North Trip
Right Back At You
Cradle To The Grave
Drink Away The Pain
Shook Ones Part II (LP Version)
 5 years ago '07        #94
KnicksLost 17 heat pts17
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 Gmengfx said:
after listening to infamous again...


ill deff take it over illmatic..

infamous >>>


The Start Of Your Ending (41st Side)
Survival Of The Fittest
Eye For A Eye (Your Beef Is Mines)
Give Up The Goods (Just Step)
Up North Trip
Right Back At You
Cradle To The Grave
Drink Away The Pain
Shook Ones Part II (LP Version)
lmfaooo yall crazy
 5 years ago '05        #95
CMar22 5 heat pts
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Ilmatic


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 5 years ago '11        #96
Chad09 160 heat pts160
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The World knows Makaveli is the GOAT.


Makaveli fans never lose.
 08-15-2013, 01:29 PM         #97
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eagles all day aint been ethering sh*t

easily the most delusional n*gga on this website
 5 years ago '08        #98
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 YI-Drizzy said:
eagles all day aint been ethering sh*t

easily the most delusional n*gga on this website


Who the fu*k is this clown and why is she on my d!ck?

Must be another disgruntled ballerina stan
 5 years ago '13        #99
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Pac stans LAWST

Eagles All Day is an irrelevant a.ss ****. Don't pay attention to that fu*k n*gga
drphil slapped this ish
 
 5 years ago '08        #100
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^^^^another no name f*ggot who I have no idea is

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