February will mark ten years since the release of Freeway's excellent debut album Philadelphia Freeway, and the introduction of his aggressive Philly sound to the mainstream. While it's been a minute since we've heard from the former Roc-A-Fella MC, he's back to make a statement with the release of his fourth solo album.
Before Diamond In The Ruff drops tomorrow, Free sat down with us and talked about the music that's impacted his life the most. Read on for a breakdown of his most-loved records, from Mobb Deep to Outkast and A Tribe Called Quest. These are Freeway's 25 favorite albums of all time.