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KEXP Hiphop music charts for 2005
January
1. Sage Francis - A Healthy Distrust (Epitaph)
2. Grayskul - Deadlivers (Rhymesayers)
3. Maroons - Ambush (Quannum)
4. Handsome Boy Modeling School - White People (Atlantic/Elektra)
5. Michael Franti and Spearhead - Live at the Triple Door (KEXP)
6. John Tsunam - Not Too Intelligent But Extremely Resourceful (self-released)
7. Pedestrian - The Toss & Turn (Anticon)
8. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (self-released)
9. De La Soul - The Grind Date (Sanctuary Urban)
10. Mos Def - The New Danger (Geffen)

February
1. M.I.A. - Arular (XL)
2. Sage Francis - A Healthy Distrust (Epitaph)
3. Grayskul - Deadlivers (Rhymesayers)
4. Labtekwon - Song of the Sovereign (Mush)
5. Nas - Street's Disciple (Sony Urban Music/Columbia)
6. Buck 65 - This Right Here is Buck 65 (V2)
7. John Tsunam - Not Too Intelligent But Extremely Resourceful (self-released)
8. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (self-released)
9. Maroons - Ambush (Quannum)
10. Pedestrian - The Toss & Turn (Anticon)

March
1. M.I.A. - Arular (XL)
2. Sage Francis - A Healthy Distrust (Epitaph)
3. Buck 65 - This Right Here is Buck 65 (V2)
4. Common - The Corner (Geffen)
5. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid vs. Dave Lombardo - B Side Wins Again (Thirsty Ear)
6. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (self-released)
7. Grayskul - Deadlivers (Rhymesayers)
8. John Tsunam - Not Too Intelligent But Extremely Resourceful (self-released)
9. Labtekwon - Song of the Sovereign (Mush)
10. Nas - Street's Disciple (Sony Urban Music/Columbia)

April
1. Lyrics Born - Same !@#$ Different Day (Quannum)
2. M.I.A. - Arular (XL)
3. Z-Trip - Shifting Gears (Hollywood)
4. The Perceptionists - Black Dialogue (Definitive Jux)
5. Common - The Corner (Geffen)
6. Gorillaz - Feel Good Inc. (Virgin)
7. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid vs. Dave Lombardo - B Side Wins Again (Thirsty Ear)
8. Dizzee Rascal - Live at KEXP (KEXP)
9. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (self-released)
10. Buck 65 - This Right Here is Buck 65 (V2)

May
1. Common - Be (Good/Geffen)
2. Gorillaz - Demon Days (Virgin)
3. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (expanded re-release) (self-released)
4. The Perceptionists - Black Dialogue (Definitive Jux)
5. Lyrics Born - Same !@#$ Different Day (Quannum)
6. Z-Trip - Shifting Gears (Hollywood)
7. M.I.A. - Live at KEXP (KEXP)
8. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid & Dave Lombardo - Drums of Death (Thirsty Ear)
9. Platinum Pied Pipers - Triple P (Ubiquity)
10. Prefuse 73 - Surrounded by Silence (Warp)

June
1. Common - Be (Good/Geffen)
2. DJ Shadow - Endtroducing (Deluxe Edition) (Island)
3. Gorillaz - Demon Days (Virgin)
4. Lyrics Born - Same !@#$ Different Day (Quannum)
5. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (expanded re-release) (self-released)
6. The Perceptionists - Black Dialogue (Definitive Jux)
7. Z-Trip - Shifting Gears (Hollywood)
8. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid & Dave Lombardo - Drums of Death (Thirsty Ear)
9. Platinum Pied Pipers - Triple P (Ubiquity)
10. dRED i - Revolutionary Crunk Muzik (self-released)

July
1. Boom Bap Project - Reprogram (Rhymesayers)
2. Common - Be (Good/Geffen)
3. Zion I - True & Livin' (Live:Up)
4. Gorillaz - Demon Days (Virgin)
5. The Herbaliser - Take London (Ninja Tune)
6. DJ Shadow - Endtroducing (Deluxe Edition) (Island)
7. Lyrics Born - Same !@#$ Different Day (Quannum)
8. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (expanded re-release) (self-released)
9. The Perceptionists - Black Dialogue (Definitive Jux)
10. dRED I - Revolutionary Crunk Muzik (self-released)

August
1. Boom Bap Project - Reprogram (Rhymesayers)
2. Zion I - True & Livin' (Live:Up)
3. DJ Shadow - Endtroducing (Deluxe Edition) (Island)
4. The Herbaliser - Take London (Ninja Tune)
5. Gorillaz - Demon Days (Virgin)
6. (Various) - Hip Hop Roots (Tommy Boy)
7. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (expanded re-release) (self-released)
8. Common - Be (Good/Geffen)
9. Lyrics Born - Same !@#$ Different Day (Quannum)
10. The Perceptionists - Black Dialogue (Definitive Jux)

September
1. Blackalicious - The Craft (Anti-)
2. Kanye West - Late Registration (Roc-A-Fella)
3. Atmosphere - You Can't Imagine How Much Fun We're Having (Rhymesayers)
4. Ohmega Watts - The Find (Ubiquity)
5. Zion I - True & Livin' (Live:Up)
6. Little Brother - The Minstrel Show (Atlantic)
7. (Various) - Hip Hop Roots (Tommy Boy)
8. Boom Bap Project - Reprogram (Rhymesayers)
9. Blue Scholars - Blue Scholars (expanded re-release) (self-released)
10. The Herbaliser - Take London (Ninja Tune)

October
1. Breakestra - Hit the Floor (Ubiquity)
2. Blackalicious - The Craft (Anti-)
3. Nickodemus - Endangered Species (Wonderwheel)
4. Kanye West - Late Registration (Roc-A-Fella)
5. Dangerdoom - The Mouse and the Mask (Epitaph)
6. Ohmega Watts - The Find (Ubiquity)
7. Cancer Rising - Search for the Cure (Mad Passion)
8. Emmanuel Jal & Abdel Gadir Salim - Ceasefire (Riverboat/World Music Network)
9. Atmosphere - You Can't Imagine How Much Fun We're Having (Rhymesayers)
10. Little Brother - The Minstrel Show (Atlantic)

November
1. Common Market - Common Market (SCIONtific)
2. Breakestra - Hit the Floor (Ubiquity)
3. Blue Scholars - The Long March EP (self-released)
4. Nickodemus - Endangered Species (Wonderwheel)
5. Dangerdoom - The Mouse and the Mask (Epitaph)
6. Lady Sovereign - Vertically Challenged (Chocolate Industries)
7. Cancer Rising - Search for the Cure (Mad Passion)
8. Kanye West - Late Registration (Roc-A-Fella)
9. Blackalicious - The Craft (Anti-)
10. Macklemore - The Language Of My World (NWXMusic)

December
1. Common Market - Common Market (SCIONtific)
2. Breakestra - Hit the Floor (Ubiquity)
3. Blue Scholars - The Long March EP (self-released)
4. Nickodemus - Endangered Species (Wonderwheel)
5. Cancer Rising - Search for the Cure (Mad Passion)
6. Abyssinian Creole - Sexy Beast (self-released)
7. Lady Sovereign - Vertically Challenged (Chocolate Industries)
8. Macklemore - The Language Of My World (NWXMusic)
9. Emmanuel Jal & Abdel Gadir Salim - Ceasefire (Riverboat/World Music Network)
10. Blackalicious - The Craft (Anti-)


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