Originally Posted by zimbofk
Best hip-hop out now is Little Brother - THe Minstrel Show. 9th Wonder is their producer (he did "Threats" on Jay-Z's last album). 9th is the reincarnation of DJ Premier. Also, I like MF Doom - check out albums like Madvillainy, DangerDoom & MMFood. It's definitely alternative hip hop, but still good.
BIG UP to all the underground hip-hop listeners out there!
Also check out Little Brother's 1st album, "The Listening". 9th Wonder also produced two of Murs' albums, "Murs 3:16 9th Edition" and "Murray's Revenge". I love both of them.