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The official March Madness thread

5th Letter5th Letter Black Identified Extremist Posts: 37,068 Regulator
We all know about the college basketball tournament known as March Madness, I decided to come up with a concept like that but apply it to hip hop. This years theme is hip hop groups. I've compiled a list of 32 groups. They will be broken up into 4 regions.

The regions are the Northeast (Queens region), Southeast (Atlanta region), Midwest (Cleveland region) West (Compton region)

The groups from each regions are as followed

Queens region

1. Run DMC
Wu Tang Clan
A Tribe Called Quest
De La Soul
Naughty By Nature
EPMD
Mobb Deep
Public Enemy


Atlanta region

1. Outkast
Goodie Mob
The Clipse
Little Brother
Hot Boys
8ball & MJG
3-6 Mafia
Cunninlynguist


Cleveland region

1. Bone Thugs N Harmony
D-12
Do or Die
Slum Village
Geto Boys
UGK
St Lunatics
Crucial Conflict


Compton region

1. NWA
Pharcyde
Cypress Hill
Dogg Pound
Westside Connection
Above The Law
The Luniz
Hieroglyphics
Fuck who's the baddest a persons status depends on salary
That buck that bought that bottle could have struck the lotto
DMTxTHCSionFyHunnitRhyme_ReligionStewNah SonWiseGuyyRichPorterOfTheIC

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  • 5th Letter5th Letter Black Identified Extremist Posts: 37,068 Regulator
    The matchups will be announced later.
    Fuck who's the baddest a persons status depends on salary
    That buck that bought that bottle could have struck the lotto
    SionFyHunnit
  • Rhyme_ReligionRhyme_Religion Posts: 1,012 ✭✭✭✭
    The Tourney is wide open this year. Anybody can win , well but Chi State
  • lamontbdclamontbdc 16th & UPosts: 18,824 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I thought i was in cheap seat too i was just bout to post some shit bout Georgetown

    anyway good thread and outkast gonna win
    StewRhyme_Religion
  • IbexIbex Posts: 7,935 ✭✭✭✭✭
    How did D-12 make the tournament? And Geto Boys should be a 1 seed
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  • 5th Letter5th Letter Black Identified Extremist Posts: 37,068 Regulator
    Couldn't think of too many mid west groups, had to even put some southern groups in the mid west to make up the difference
    Fuck who's the baddest a persons status depends on salary
    That buck that bought that bottle could have struck the lotto
  • FyHunnitFyHunnit I'm Mad Posts: 9,699 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited March 2013
    Dope! Let the Madness begin!

    I'll mess around and vote Mobb Deep until they meet Outkast..
    StewRhyme_Religion
  • 5th Letter5th Letter Black Identified Extremist Posts: 37,068 Regulator
    I wanna start the tournament next week. Mon-Thurs each regions matchups.
    Fuck who's the baddest a persons status depends on salary
    That buck that bought that bottle could have struck the lotto
    Sion
  • Trollio Trollio Trollololololololololol Posts: 25,817 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I got money on geto boys and pharcyde to meet in the west finals

    Wu tang and outkast in the east
    The Hacker. Top Cat. Tex. Wishbone Jones. George Costanza.
  • 5th Letter5th Letter Black Identified Extremist Posts: 37,068 Regulator
    edited March 2013
    Queens region matchup

    1. Run DMC vs 8. Naughty By Nature
    2. Wu Tang Clan vs 7. De La Soul
    3. A Tribe Called Quest vs 6. Mobb Deep
    4. Public Enemy vs 5. EPMD




    Atlanta region matchups

    1. Outkast vs 8. Cunninlynguist
    2. Hot Boys vs 7. Little Brother
    3. 8ball & MJG vs 6. The Clipse
    4. Goodie Mob vs 5. 3-6 Mafia








    Cleveland region matchup

    1. Bone Thugs N Harmony vs 8. Crucial Conflict
    2. Geto Boys vs 7. D-12
    3. UGK vs 6. St Lunatics
    4. Do or Die vs 5. Slum Village







    Compton region matchup

    1. NWA vs 8. Hieroglyphics
    2. Dogg Pound vs 7. Above The Law
    3. Cypress Hill vs 6. The Luniz
    4. Pharcyde vs 5. Westside Connection




    Fuck who's the baddest a persons status depends on salary
    That buck that bought that bottle could have struck the lotto
    Sion
  • jonojono Right fist = power, left fist = unity Posts: 30,280 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Fun concept, feelings will be caught. I'm down, I just hope for some diverse opinions...last thing we need is echo chambers
    @SoulTrain4 *FMOT*

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  • KillaChamKillaCham M0D SQUAD™ Posts: 11,413 Regulator
    For those still up, here's a late night preview of the brackets I just made:

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    Thoughts?
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    5th LetterSionjonoTheBossman
  • 5th Letter5th Letter Black Identified Extremist Posts: 37,068 Regulator
    So in the next round the following have already advanced

    Queens region

    1. Run DMC vs 4. Public Enemy
    2. Wu Tang Clan vs A Tribe Called Quest


    Atlanta region

    1. Outkast vs 4. Goodie Mob
    2.Hot Boys vs 3. 8Ball & MJG


    Cleveland region

    1. Bone Thugs N Harmony vs 4. Do or Die
    2. Geto Boys vs 3. UGK


    Compton region

    1. NWA vs 5. Westside Connection
    2. Dogg Pound vs 3. Cypress Hill
    Fuck who's the baddest a persons status depends on salary
    That buck that bought that bottle could have struck the lotto
    Sion
  • StewStew Rap Music Is My Religion HTTRPosts: 52,210 Regulator
    How Outkast gotta go up against Goodie Mob? U aint shit Jamaica
    5th LetterDMTxTHCSion
  • killaguwopkillaguwop Posts: 768 ✭✭✭✭
    thread is lame as flat ass
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