One of the best years for hip-hop music.

A few notable releases:

-Jay-Z: "Reasonable Doubt"

-UGK: "Ridin' Dirty,"

-2Pac: "All Eyez On Me"

-Nas: "It Was Written"

-OutKast: "ATLiens"

-A Tribe Called Quest: "Beats, Rhymes and Life"

-The Roots: "Illadelph Halflife"

-Westside Connection: "Bow Down"

-Snoop Dogg: "The Doggfather"

-Mobb Deep: "Hell on Earth"

-Kool Keith: "Dr. Octagonecoligist"

-The Fugees: "The Score"
"'1996 and forever; rock-a-block, Rocafella." -Jay-Z
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