For us at Southern Hospitality, 2009 was a great year for music. Some killer major releases and tons of under-the-radar gems to keep things moving. There are so many that we’re bound to have missed some, but to make things a little easier for ourselves we’ve broken the list into a couple of sections, starting with…

The Club, The After Party

…aka the records we’ve been playing in the clubs and partying to every week – in artist alphabetical order:

Attaca Pesante ft. Shea SoulMake It Funky
BeyonceSingle Ladies
Birdman ft. Lil Wayne & DrakeMoney To Blow
Boy Better Know (Shorty, Skepta, Wiley, JME & Frisco)Too Many Men
Cassie ft. The DreamKeep On Lovin’ Me
D-LoNo Hoe
Dizzee RascalBonkers
DJ PaulJook
Donae’oParty Hard
DrakeBest I Ever Had
E-40On Oil
Electrik RedP Is For Power
Fast Life YungstazBands
Fast Life YungstazSwag Surfin
Fabolous ft. The DreamThrow It In The Bag
Funky Dee ft. LionessBang Doe
Gracious ‘Nappa Man’ KMigraine Skank
GS BoyzStanky Leg
Gucci Mane ft. PliesWasted
Gucci Mane ft. Soulja Boy & Waka Flocka FlameBingo
J. StalinCocaine Cowboys
Jamie FoxxBlame It
Jay-Z ft. Alicia KeysEmpire State Of Mind
JeremihBirthday Sex (Uptempo)
K.I.G.Heads, Shoulders, Knees & Toes
Keri Hilson ft. Kanye West & Ne-YoKnock You Down
Lil BoosieLoose As A Goose
Major Lazer ft. Mr. Lex & SantigoldHold The Line
Major Lazer ft. Vybz KartelPon De Floor
New BoyzCricketz
Nicki Minaj ft. ShanelleHandstand
OJ Da Juiceman ft. Gucci ManeMake The Trap Say Aye
Project Pat ft. OJ Da JuicemanKeep It Hood
Paleface ft. KylaDo You Mind
R KellyEcho
Roscoe Dash ft. Travis PorterAll The Way Turnt Up
Ryan LeslieHow It Was Supposed To Be
Snoop DoggI Wanna Rock
Soulja Boy ft. SammieKiss Me Thru The Phone
T-Pain ft. Lil WayneSnap Your Fingaz
The DreamRockin That Thing
The DreamMr. Yeah
The Rich Kids ft. Ludacris & Lil ScrappyPatna Dem (Remix)
Timbaland ft. DrakeSay Something
Waka Flocka FlameO Lets Do It
Whitney HoustonMillion Dollar Bill
Young MoneyEvery Girl
Young MoneyBedrock

‘Walkman, whip…wherever!’

The music we live and grow with in our daily lives:

Alicia KeysTry Sleeping With A Broken Heart
Baby ChampOn The Scene
Bentley ft. PTStrap
Betta HalfCruisen
Bobby BrackinsSkinny Jeans
Chrisette MicheleAll I Ever Think About
Cole BoyzMarch To Zion
Cole Boyz ft. Devin The DudePleazure
Curren$yElevator Musik
Dennis MenacePop N Mo
DJ Cunta ft. G-SideBands On My Wrist
DJ Paul ft. Lord InfamousYou On’t Want It
Drake ft. Trey SongzSuccessful
Eddi ProjexGhetto Celeb
Evil PimpStraight From Da Projects
G-ManeGrind It Out
G-SideSo Wonderful/Rising Sun
G.I.H.A.D. & Eric RobersonMust Be (Music)
Gucci Mane ft. Three 6 Mafia, Project Pat, Yung Joc & OJ Da JuicemanNever Too Much (Remix)
HusalahPray For U
J. Stalin, Mistah FAB & Kaz KyzahPot Of Gold
Jackie ChainDiamonds & Cadillacs
John MayerAssassin
Juicy J & Project Pat ft. Slim Thug & New GenesisIke Turner Pimpin
Juicy J & Project PatFish Ain’t Bitin
Kid Cudi ft. MGMT & RatatatPursuit Of Happiness
Lil WyteSome Other Shit
Livewire Da Gang (J. Stalin, Shady Nate & Jay Jonah) ft. MaybachKnockin My Beat
Nate B ft. ST 2 LettazExtraordinary
Paper Route GangstazKeyshia Cole
Passion PitTo Kingdom Come
Priceless The Kid ft. Doe BoyFeel Good
R KellyLike I Do/Elsewhere
RihannaRussian Roulette
Rudi DevilleYea Tall
Ryan LeslieShouldn’t Have To Wait
Swagzilla & StackamilWut2DayIz?
Tempa TNext Hype
Timbaland ft. JetTimothy Where Have You Been?
The DreamSweat It Out/Put It Down
The Jacka ft. Dubb 20 and J. StalinOur Heroes
V-Slash ft. Project PatBout My Money
Waka Flocka Flame ft. La Chat & CartelCall Waka
Wiz KhalifaShame
Yukmouth ft. London, Richie Rich, Beeda Weeda, Agerman, Kafani, Shady Nate, Lee Majors & G-StackDa Town Remix
Z-Ro ft. Chris WardTha Police
Zion IAntenna