Lately, mainstream rap has been looking in the direction of Memphis. In an effort to reinvent their sound, rappers have been borrowing from its signature hard-hitting production and triplet flows. This is nothing new. The early 2010s’ underground rap scene (featuring collectives like Rvidxr Klvn (Raider Klan) and ASAP Mob) was heavily influenced by Memphis. Although the region contributes greatly to the modern Hip Hop scene, I made this playlist to highlight songs from the most-referenced era of Memphis music: The 90s.