The underdog has always existed. In Hip Hop, we have seen underdogs go through unfair pitfalls and spats with labels and seen some of them suffer from undeserved anonymity. Although crate diggers know who these basement legends are, the mainstream world may never learn. Still, sometimes light shines through the basement and the unfair is made fair by allowing balance to prevail. Even though great acts never receive the shine they deserve, some manage to grab hold of the spotlight to truly put on a show.

The Show, a new album from a new group, The EMC, is a highly anticipated LP created by some of the industry