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Best Hip Hop Albums of 2008

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1. Why? - Alopecia

Why? - Alopecia
March 11, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
9 reviews





2. Q-Tip - The Renaissance

Q-Tip - The Renaissance
November 4, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
82
Based on
9 reviews





3. Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III

Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III
June 10, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
81
Based on
12 reviews





4. Black Milk - Tronic

Black Milk - Tronic
October 28, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
5 reviews





5. The Roots - Rising Down

The Roots - Rising Down
April 29, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
80
Based on
10 reviews





6. The Cool Kids - The Bake Sale

The Cool Kids - The Bake Sale
June 10, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
77
Based on
7 reviews





7. Subtle - ExitingARM

Subtle - ExitingARM
May 13, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
76
Based on
6 reviews





8. Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak

Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak
November 24, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
76
Based on
16 reviews





9. Jean Grae - Jeanius

Jean Grae - Jeanius
July 8, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
75
Based on
7 reviews





10. Madlib - WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip

Madlib - WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip
September 30, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
74
Based on
6 reviews





11. Killer Mike - I Pledge Allegiance to the Grind II

Killer Mike - I Pledge Allegiance to the Grind II
July 8, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
74
Based on
5 reviews





12. GZA - Pro Tools

GZA - Pro Tools
August 19, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
73
Based on
9 reviews





13. Cadence Weapon - Afterparty Babies

Cadence Weapon - Afterparty Babies
March 4, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on
8 reviews





14. Snoop Dogg - Ego Trippin'

Snoop Dogg - Ego Trippin'
March 11, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on
6 reviews





15. T.I. - Paper Trail

T.I. - Paper Trail
September 30, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
70
Based on
7 reviews





16. Atmosphere - When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold

Atmosphere - When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold
April 22, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
68
Based on
10 reviews





17. Ludacris - Theater of the Mind

Ludacris - Theater of the Mind
November 16, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
67
Based on
10 reviews





18. T-Pain - Thr33 Ringz

T-Pain - Thr33 Ringz
November 11, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
66
Based on
4 reviews





19. EPMD - We Mean Business

EPMD - We Mean Business
December 9, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
65
Based on
6 reviews





20. Jeezy - The Recession

Jeezy - The Recession
September 2, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
65
Based on
7 reviews





21. The Knux - Remind Me in Three Days...

The Knux - Remind Me in Three Days...
October 14, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
64
Based on
4 reviews





22. The Mighty Underdogs - Droppin' Science Fiction

The Mighty Underdogs - Droppin' Science Fiction
October 14, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
62
Based on
5 reviews





23. Nas - Untitled

Nas - Untitled
July 1, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
61
Based on
9 reviews





24. The Game - LAX

The Game - LAX
August 26, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
7 reviews





25. The Streets - Everything Is Borrowed

The Streets - Everything Is Borrowed
September 15, 2008
CRITIC SCORE
59
Based on
11 reviews





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NOTE: Albums must be rated by at least 4 publications to be included in this list.

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