The question comes up over and again. Who is the best emcee of all time? Is it Tupac, or Eminem, or Jay-Z or maybe someone else? What does it mean to be an emcee or a rapper? Is there a difference? In private conversation across the World, people love hip-hop music and to debate who they think is the greatest in their opinion. In 2007, shadesradio.com had a show called True School in Session where we discussed such topics in depth. Here is part 1 of this critical yet comical analysis and argument about who has the right to be called the most important emcee to Hip Hop.