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KEXP Hiphop music charts for 2003
January
1. The Roots - Phrenology (MCA)
2. Talib Kweli - Quality (Rawkus)
3. The Streets - Original Pirate Material (Vice)
4. Caural - Stars on my Ceiling (Chocolate Industries)
5. Jurassic 5 - Power in Numbers (Interscope)
6. Oldominion - One (Under the Needle)
7. Sleep of oldominion - Riot by Candlelight (Under the Needle)
8. Mixmaster Mike - Return of the Cyklops (Asphodel)
9. Madgesdiq - The Rebirth (Highbrow Enterprises)
10. Lyrics Born - Hello/One Session (Quannum)
February
1. Talib Kweli - Quality (Rawkus)
2. Common - Electric Circus (MCA)
3. The Roots - Phrenology (MCA)
4. GZA - Legend of the Liquid Sword (MCA)
5. Caural - Stars on my Ceiling (Chocolate Industries)
6. The Opus - First Contact 001 (Ozone)
7. Subdwellers - Travel Infinite (self-released)
8. (Various) - The Bedford Files (Embedded)
9. Madgesdiq - The Rebirth (Highbrow Enterprises)
10. Mixmaster Mike - Return of the Cyklops (Asphodel)
March
1. DJ Krush - The Message at the Depth (Red Ink)
2. Antipop Consortium - Antipop vs. Matthew Shipp (Thirsty Ear)
3. (Various) - The Bedford Files (Embedded)
4. Sharpshooters - Twice as Nice (Light in the Attic)
5. Nostalgic Progression - Phonograph Timepod (Samplistic)
6. The Opus - First Contact 001 (Ozone)
7. Soul Position - Unlimited EP (RSE)
8. RA Scion - Apostrophe (SCIONtific)
9. GZA - Legend of the Liquid Sword (MCA)
10. Common - Electric Circus (MCA)
April
1. Prefuse 73 - One Word Extinguisher (Warp)
2. T-Love - Long Way Back (Pickininny)
3. Murs - The End of the Beginning (Definitive Jux)
4. Omid - Distant Drummer (self-released)
5. Long Shot - Open Mouths Fed (self-released)
6. Norman - Polarity (UTN)
7. The Streets - non-album tracks (Vice)
8. Beastie Boys - In a Mad World (self-released)
9. DJ Krush - The Message at the Depth (Red Ink)
10. Beans - Tomorrow Right Now (Warp)
May
1. Akrobatik - Balance (Coup d'Etat)
2. Wildchild - Secondary Protocol (Stones Throw)
3. RJD2 - The Horror (Definitive Jux)
4. Prozack Turner - Restaurant Quality Lemonade E.P. (DreamWorks)
5. Brother Ali - Shadows on the Sun (Rhymesayers Entertainment)
6. Prefuse 73 - One Word Extinguisher (Warp)
7. daKAH hip hop orchestra - Unfinished Symphony (self-released)
8. Prince Paul - Politics of the Business (Razor & Tie)
9. Michael Franti & Spearhead - Bomb the World (iMUSIC)
10. Long Shot - Open Mouths Fed (self-released)
June
1. Akrobatik - Balance (Coup d'Etat)
2. Soul Purpose - Breaking Records (Coup d'Etat)
3. Ugly Duckling - Taste the Secret (Emperor Norton)
4. Wildchild - Secondary Protocol (Stones Throw)
5. Push Button Objects - Ghetto Blaster (Chocolate Industries)
6. Brother Ali - Shadows on the Sun (Rhymesayers Entertainment)
7. Prozack Turner - Restaurant Quality Lemonade E.P. (DreamWorks)
8. RJD2 - The Horror (Definitive Jux)
9. Prince Paul - Politics of the Business (Razor & Tie)
10. Northern State - Dying in Stereo (Startime International)
July
1. Soul Purpose - Breaking Records (Coup d'Etat)
2. Michael Franti & Spearhead - Everyone Deserves Music (iMUSIC)
3. Ugly Duckling - Taste the Secret (Emperor Norton)
4. Push Button Objects - Ghetto Blaster (Chocolate Industries)
5. Pole - Pole (Mute)
6. Outkast - Ghetto Musick/She Lives in my Lap (Arista)
7. Brother Ali - Shadows on the Sun (Rhymesayers Entertainment)
8. LongShot - Open Mouths Shut (EV Productions)
9. Akrobatik - Balance (Coup d'Etat)
10. Prozack Turner - Restaurant Quality Lemonade E.P. (DreamWorks)
August
1. Onry Ozzborn - The Grey Area (One Drop)
2. Michael Franti & Spearhead - Everyone Deserves Music (iMUSIC)
3. The Procussions - As Iron Sharpens Iron (Basementalism)
4. LongShot - Open Mouths Shut (EV Productions)
5. Outkast - The Way You Move/Hey Ya! (Arista)
6. Push Button Objects - Ghetto Blaster (Chocolate Industries)
7. Outkast - Ghetto Musick/She Lives in my Lap (Arista)
8. Ugly Duckling - Taste the Secret - (Emperor Norton)
9. Soul Purpose - Breaking Records (Coup d'Etat)
10. Pole - Pole (Mute)
September
1. Lifesavas - Spirit in Stone (Quannum)
2. DM & Jemini - Ghetto Pop Life (Lex)
3. Michael Franti & Spearhead - Everyone Deserves Music (iMUSIC)
4. Atmosphere - Seven's Travels (Rhymesayers/Epitaph)
5. (Various) - We Came from Beyond Volume 2 (Razor & Tie)
6. The Procussions - As Iron Sharpens Iron (Basementalism)
7. Rasco - Escape from Alcatraz (Coup d'Etat)
8. Outkast - The Way You Move/Hey Ya! (Arista)
9. Onry Ozzborn - The Grey Area (One Drop)
10. LongShot - Open Mouths Shut (EV Productions)
October
1. Outkast - The Love Below/Speakerboxxx (Arista)
2. Lifesavas - Spirit in Stone (Quannum)
3. Lyrics Born - Later That Day (Quannum)
4. (Various) - Deep Concentration 4: Wreckin' the Floor (Om)
5. DM & Jemini - Ghetto Pop Life (Lex)
6. Atmosphere - Seven's Travels (Rhymesayers/Epitaph)
7. Datz Cold - A Green Hell (Zerobpm)
8. (Various) - We Came from Beyond Volume 2 (Razor & Tie)
9. C-Rayz Walz - Ravipops (Definitive Jux)
10. Rasco - Escape from Alcatraz (Coup d'Etat)
November
1. Outkast - The Love Below/Speakerboxxx (Arista)
2. Soul Position - 8 Million Stories (Rhymesayers/Fat Beats)
3. Lyrics Born - Later That Day (Quannum)
4. (Various) - Deep Concentration 4: Wreckin' the Floor (Om)
5. Datz Cold - A Green Hell (Zerobpm)
6. Non-Prophets - Hope (Lex)
7. Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full deluxe edition (Island)
8. Lifesavas - Spirit in Stone (Quannum)
9. DM & Jemini - Ghetto Pop Life (Lex)
10. C-Rayz Walz - Ravipops (Definitive Jux)

December
1. Soul Position - 8 Million Stories (Rhymesayers/Fat Beats)
2. Dizzee Rascal - Fix Up, Look Sharp (XL)
3. Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full deluxe edition (Island)
4. Ugly Duckling - Live at KEXP (KEXP)
5. Non-Prophets - Hope (Lex)
6. Outkast - The Love Below/Speakerboxxx (Arista)
7. Lyrics Born - Live at KEXP (KEXP)
8. (Various) - Deep Concentration 4: Wreckin' the Floor (Om)
9. Lyrics Born - Later That Day (Quannum)
10. Datz Cold - A Green Hell (Zerobpm)