BLOG: It’s Dark and Hell is Overrated

Man, I'm sure to get crucified for this one, but fuck it, I've been meaning to get this off of my chest for a minute. When it comes to Hip-hop classics we have albums that just aren't up for debate; Snoop's Doggystyle, Nas' Illmatic, Dre's The Chronic, and Outkast's Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik amongst a few others. Other supposed classics are debatable and when me and my peoples (any fellow XXL staffers) have this debate DMX's It's Dark and Hell is Hot comes up often, but I beg to differ. On the contrary in my opinion, X's first album is perhaps Hip-Hop's most ...

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