#9 → ORGANIZED NOIZE
Peak VIBE Era Runs: 1994-2000 "Waterfalls"-TLC
Power: They were the musical backbone of the groundbreaking Atlanta rhyme clique known as the Dungeon Family. But Organized Noize was more than just the genre-expanding conductors who helped propel Dirty South luminaries Outkast and Goodie Mob into the national consciousness of hip-hop fans and beyond. The Grammy-winning trio of Rico Wade, Ray Murray and Sleepy Brown also flexed their muscles as pop visionaries, crafting no. 1 hits for multi-platinum supergroup TLC and vocal act En Vogue.