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Beastie Boys, 1989
Rise: The New York trio's slap-happy debut, 'Licensed to Ill,' was the first hip-hop album to hit No. 1.
Fall: Though eventually revered as a hip-hop landmark, 'Paul's' was roundly ignored by a public that wanted more 'Ill' behavior, and it gained its legendary status and much of its sales only in the past 10 years.
Stats: 'Licensed to Ill' (1986), 9 million; 'Paul's Boutique,' 2 million