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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

86
critic score (18)
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Surf
#3

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment

Surf

83
critic score (15)
Future - Dirty Sprite 2
#4

Future

Dirty Sprite 2

81
critic score (16)
Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too
#5

Young Fathers

White Men Are Black Men Too

81
critic score (18)
Dr. Dre - Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre
#6

Dr. Dre

Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre

80
critic score (20)
Death Grips - Jenny Death
#7

Death Grips

Jenny Death

79
critic score (5)
Drake - If You're Reading This It's Too Late
#8

Drake

If You're Reading This It's Too Late

77
critic score (20)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED HIP HOP ALBUMS OF 2015

Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly
#1

Kendrick Lamar

To Pimp a Butterfly

89
user score (470)
Vince Staples - Summertime '06
#2

Vince Staples

Summertime '06

83
user score (125)
Death Grips - The Powers That B
#3

Death Grips

The Powers That B

82
user score (108)
Death Grips - Jenny Death
#4

Death Grips

Jenny Death

81
user score (85)
Dr. Dre - Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre
#5

Dr. Dre

Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre

81
user score (54)
Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too
#6

Young Fathers

White Men Are Black Men Too

80
user score (109)
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment - Surf
#7

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment

Surf

78
user score (107)
Lupe Fiasco - Tetsuo & Youth
#8

Lupe Fiasco

Tetsuo & Youth

77
user score (97)

RECENT HIP HOP ALBUMS

Tyga - Fuk Wat They Talkin Bout

Tyga

Fuk Wat They Talkin Bout

Mick Jenkins - Wave[s]

Mick Jenkins

Wave[s]

77
critic score (8)
77
user score (22)
Method Man - The Meth Lab

Method Man

The Meth Lab

64
critic score (4)
74
user score (2)
Cal Chuchesta - The New CALassic

Cal Chuchesta

The New CALassic

73
user score (13)
Talib Kweli - Fuck The Money

Talib Kweli

Fuck The Money

60
user score (1)
B.o.B. - Psycadelik Thoughtz

B.o.B.

Psycadelik Thoughtz

68
user score (1)
2 Chainz - TrapAVelli Tre

2 Chainz

TrapAVelli Tre

67
critic score (2)
60
user score (2)
Dr. Dre - Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre

Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre

80
critic score (20)
81
user score (54)

UPCOMING HIP HOP ALBUMS

Lil Wayne - Tha Carter V

Lil Wayne

Tha Carter V

Dec 31, 2015
50 Cent - Street King Immortal

50 Cent

Street King Immortal

Dec 31, 2015


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Critics' Top Hip Hop Artists

#1

Kendrick Lamar

87
critic score (55)
#2

El-P

84
critic score (45)
#3

OutKast

83
critic score (40)
#4

Kanye West

81
critic score (128)
#5

Brother Ali

81
critic score (28)
#6

M.I.A.

80
critic score (81)
#7

J Dilla

78
critic score (22)
#8

Beastie Boys

78
critic score (71)