Genre
Hip Hop

Hip Hop

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2014

Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty
#1

Shabazz Palaces

Lese Majesty

82
critic score (17)
Young Fathers - Dead
#2

Young Fathers

Dead

81
critic score (10)
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Piñata
#3

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib

Piñata

81
critic score (13)
Isaiah Rashad - Cilvia Demo
#4

Isaiah Rashad

Cilvia Demo

80
critic score (9)
Statik Selektah - What Goes Around
#5

Statik Selektah

What Goes Around

78
critic score (4)
Schoolboy Q - Oxymoron
#6

Schoolboy Q

Oxymoron

78
critic score (18)
Future - Honest
#7

Future

Honest

78
critic score (13)
YG - My Krazy Life
#8

YG

My Krazy Life

77
critic score (9)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2014

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib - Piñata
#1

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib

Piñata

82
user score (101)
Clipping - CLPPNG
#2

Clipping

CLPPNG

79
user score (42)
Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty
#3

Shabazz Palaces

Lese Majesty

78
user score (41)
Open Mike Eagle - Dark Comedy
#4

Open Mike Eagle

Dark Comedy

78
user score (13)
Death Grips - Niggas on The Moon
#5

Death Grips

Niggas on The Moon

78
user score (40)
Isaiah Rashad - Cilvia Demo
#6

Isaiah Rashad

Cilvia Demo

77
user score (62)
Schoolboy Q - Oxymoron
#7

Schoolboy Q

Oxymoron

74
user score (66)
Young Fathers - Dead
#8

Young Fathers

Dead

72
user score (59)

RECENT HIP HOP ALBUMS

DJ Mustard - 10 Summers

DJ Mustard

10 Summers

77
critic score (3)
73
user score (1)
Statik Selektah - What Goes Around

Statik Selektah

What Goes Around

78
critic score (4)
74
user score (1)
Jason Feathers - De Oro

Jason Feathers

De Oro

54
critic score (3)
66
user score (1)
Wiz Khalifa - Blacc Hollywood

Wiz Khalifa

Blacc Hollywood

53
critic score (8)
56
user score (1)
The Underachievers - Cellar Door: Terminus Ut Exordium

The Underachievers

Cellar Door: Terminus Ut Exordium

75
critic score (4)
76
user score (4)
Twista - The Dark Horse

Twista

The Dark Horse

65
critic score (2)
69
user score (1)
Dilated Peoples - Directors of Photography

Dilated Peoples

Directors of Photography

75
critic score (6)
83
user score (1)
Lucki Eck$ - Body High

Lucki Eck$

Body High

67
critic score (1)

UPCOMING HIP HOP ALBUMS

50 Cent - Street King Immortal

50 Cent

Street King Immortal

Sep 16, 2014
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


Listen: Lil B - Murder Rate
Listen: Future- Monster
Video: Action Bronson - Easy Rider
Video: Shabazz Palaces - #CAKE

Critics' Top Hip Hop Artists

#1

El-P

85
critic score (37)
#2

Kanye West

84
critic score (97)
#3

OutKast

82
critic score (23)
#4

Brother Ali

81
critic score (27)
#5

M.I.A.

81
critic score (54)
#6

Beastie Boys

81
critic score (57)
#7

Death Grips

79
critic score (36)
#8

Aesop Rock

79
critic score (28)