These were our favorite moments of SXSW 2014. While this year's festival may be remembered for a heinous crime, a riot, Lady Gaga and the corporate takeover, don't overlook the importance of how hip-hop made SXSW its festival of choice. From legends like Jay-Z, Kanye, Nas and Snoop to the hottest newcomers like Kendrick Lamar, Schoolboy Q and A$AP Mob, SXSW 2014 will ultimately be remembered as the Year of the Rapper.

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