Genre
Hip Hop

Hip Hop

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2014

Vince Staples - Hell Can Wait
#1

Vince Staples

Hell Can Wait

84
critic score (4)
Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty
#2

Shabazz Palaces

Lese Majesty

81
critic score (18)
Young Fathers - Dead
#3

Young Fathers

Dead

81
critic score (10)
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Piñata
#4

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib

Piñata

80
critic score (13)
Isaiah Rashad - Cilvia Demo
#5

Isaiah Rashad

Cilvia Demo

80
critic score (9)
Homeboy Sandman - Hallways
#6

Homeboy Sandman

Hallways

78
critic score (4)
Statik Selektah - What Goes Around
#7

Statik Selektah

What Goes Around

78
critic score (4)
Mick Jenkins - The Water[s]
#8

Mick Jenkins

The Water[s]

78
critic score (4)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2014

Run the Jewels - RTJ2
#1

Run the Jewels

RTJ2

87
user score (14)
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Piñata
#2

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib

Piñata

81
user score (111)
Open Mike Eagle - Dark Comedy
#3

Open Mike Eagle

Dark Comedy

78
user score (16)
Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty
#4

Shabazz Palaces

Lese Majesty

78
user score (53)
Clipping - CLPPNG
#5

Clipping

CLPPNG

78
user score (52)
Vince Staples - Hell Can Wait
#6

Vince Staples

Hell Can Wait

78
user score (13)
Death Grips - Niggas on The Moon
#7

Death Grips

Niggas on The Moon

77
user score (52)
Isaiah Rashad - Cilvia Demo
#8

Isaiah Rashad

Cilvia Demo

77
user score (63)

RECENT HIP HOP ALBUMS

T.I. - Paperwork

T.I.

Paperwork

69
critic score (6)
59
user score (2)
DJ Quik - The Midnight Life

DJ Quik

The Midnight Life

77
critic score (2)
60
user score (1)
Vince Staples - Hell Can Wait

Vince Staples

Hell Can Wait

84
critic score (4)
78
user score (13)
Childish Gambino - STN MTN

Childish Gambino

STN MTN

72
critic score (4)
68
user score (5)
NehruvianDOOM - NehruvianDOOM

NehruvianDOOM

NehruvianDOOM

67
critic score (11)
69
user score (7)
Rittz - Next To Nothing

Rittz

Next To Nothing

75
critic score (2)
78
user score (3)
Lecrae - Anomaly

Lecrae

Anomaly

70
critic score (4)
74
user score (3)
Busdriver - Perfect Hair

Busdriver

Perfect Hair

73
critic score (7)
80
user score (2)

UPCOMING HIP HOP ALBUMS

Run the Jewels - RTJ2

Run the Jewels

RTJ2

Oct 28, 2014
Azealia Banks - Broke With Expensive Taste

Azealia Banks

Broke With Expensive Taste

Dec 31, 2014
Lil Wayne - Tha Carter V

Lil Wayne

Tha Carter V

Dec 31, 2014
50 Cent - Street King Immortal

50 Cent

Street King Immortal

Dec 31, 2014


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Critics' Top Hip Hop Artists

#1

El-P

85
critic score (38)
#2

Kanye West

83
critic score (97)
#3

OutKast

81
critic score (27)
#4

Brother Ali

81
critic score (27)
#5

M.I.A.

80
critic score (55)
#6

Beastie Boys

80
critic score (58)
#7

The Roots

79
critic score (78)
#8

Death Grips

79
critic score (37)