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CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2015

Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly
#1

Kendrick Lamar

To Pimp a Butterfly

94
critic score (28)
Vince Staples - Summertime '06
#2

Vince Staples

Summertime '06

88
critic score (12)
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Surf
#3

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment

Surf

83
critic score (15)
Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too
#4

Young Fathers

White Men Are Black Men Too

81
critic score (18)
Death Grips - Jenny Death
#5

Death Grips

Jenny Death

79
critic score (5)
Drake - If You're Reading This It's Too Late
#6

Drake

If You're Reading This It's Too Late

77
critic score (20)
Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
#7

Earl Sweatshirt

I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside

77
critic score (20)
Boosie Badazz - Touch Down 2 Cause Hell
#8

Boosie Badazz

Touch Down 2 Cause Hell

76
critic score (6)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2015

Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly
#1

Kendrick Lamar

To Pimp a Butterfly

89
user score (371)
Vince Staples - Summertime '06
#2

Vince Staples

Summertime '06

83
user score (37)
Death Grips - The Powers That B
#3

Death Grips

The Powers That B

82
user score (92)
Death Grips - Jenny Death
#4

Death Grips

Jenny Death

81
user score (72)
Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too
#5

Young Fathers

White Men Are Black Men Too

80
user score (96)
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Surf
#6

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment

Surf

78
user score (68)
A$AP Rocky - At.Long.Last.A$AP
#7

A$AP Rocky

At.Long.Last.A$AP

78
user score (84)
Lupe Fiasco - Tetsuo & Youth
#8

Lupe Fiasco

Tetsuo & Youth

77
user score (86)

RECENT HIP HOP ALBUMS

Vince Staples - Summertime '06

Vince Staples

Summertime '06

88
critic score (12)
83
user score (37)
Main Attrakionz - 808s & Dark Grapes III

Main Attrakionz

808s & Dark Grapes III

76
critic score (2)
Meek Mill - Dreams Worth More Than Money

Meek Mill

Dreams Worth More Than Money

70
critic score (1)
59
user score (7)
Pete Rock - PeteStrumentals 2

Pete Rock

PeteStrumentals 2

70
critic score (3)
Tyga - The King Album: 18th Dynasty

Tyga

The King Album: 18th Dynasty

46
critic score (3)
67
user score (2)
Denzel Curry - 32 Zel / Planet Shrooms

Denzel Curry

32 Zel / Planet Shrooms

67
critic score (1)
79
user score (9)
Lil Durk - Remember My Name

Lil Durk

Remember My Name

59
critic score (6)
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Surf

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment

Surf

83
critic score (15)
78
user score (68)

UPCOMING HIP HOP ALBUMS

Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge - Twelve Reasons To Die II

Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge

Twelve Reasons To Die II

Jul 10, 2015


Video: Kendrick Lamar - "Alright"
New Track: The Game – “100” (Feat. Drake)
Album Stream: Tyga - The King Album: 18th Dynasty
First Listen: Vince Staples, 'Summertime '06'

Critics' Top Hip Hop Artists

#1

Kendrick Lamar

87
critic score (54)
#2

El-P

84
critic score (45)
#3

OutKast

84
critic score (38)
#4

Kanye West

82
critic score (128)
#5

Brother Ali

81
critic score (27)
#6

M.I.A.

80
critic score (79)
#7

J Dilla

79
critic score (19)
#8

The Roots

78
critic score (89)