In commemorations of Hip Hop’s 45th anniversary, Mass Appeal have assembled a “panel of experts tasked to curate the 45 greatest hip hop songs of all time.”
Nas, who co-owns Mass Appeal gave the platform his top 5 in a new segment called “Mass Appeal Brain Trust.” The rapper lists Public Enemy’s “Rebel Without A Pause,” Eric B & Rakim’s “Eric B For President,” Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock’s “It Takes Two,” Slick Rick’s “La-Di-Da” and Run DMC’s “Sucka MCs”
The Nasir rapper also gave an honorable mention to MC Shan and Marley’s 1985 record “The Bridge.”
East who is signed to the label also shared his Top 5. His picks includes Nas, Eminem and Styles P.
Fans can also contribute to the Brain Trust with votes and nominations here.