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The Best Hip Hop Albums of 2008

1. Why? - Alopecia

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Why? - Alopecia
March 11, 2008
Critic Score
82
10 reviews

2. Black Milk - Tronic

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Black Milk - Tronic
October 28, 2008
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

3. Q-Tip - The Renaissance

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Q-Tip - The Renaissance
November 4, 2008
Critic Score
80
13 reviews

4. Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III

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Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III
June 10, 2008
Critic Score
79
13 reviews

5. The Roots - Rising Down

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The Roots - Rising Down
April 29, 2008
Critic Score
77
12 reviews

6. Subtle - ExitingARM

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Subtle - ExitingARM
May 13, 2008
Critic Score
76
10 reviews

7. The Cool Kids - The Bake Sale

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The Cool Kids - The Bake Sale
June 10, 2008
Critic Score
76
12 reviews

8. Jean Grae - Jeanius

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Jean Grae - Jeanius
July 8, 2008
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

9. GZA - Pro Tools

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GZA - Pro Tools
August 19, 2008
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

10. Madlib - WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip

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Madlib - WLIB AM: King of the Wigflip
September 30, 2008
Critic Score
73
6 reviews

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

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Killer Mike - I Pledge Allegiance to the Grind II
July 8, 2008
Critic Score
73
6 reviews

12. Snoop Dogg - Ego Trippin'

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Snoop Dogg - Ego Trippin'
March 11, 2008
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

13. Cadence Weapon - Afterparty Babies

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Cadence Weapon - Afterparty Babies
March 4, 2008
Critic Score
71
8 reviews

14. Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak

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Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak
November 24, 2008
Critic Score
71
21 reviews

15. T.I. - Paper Trail

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T.I. - Paper Trail
September 30, 2008
Critic Score
69
9 reviews

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

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Atmosphere - When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold
April 22, 2008
Critic Score
68
11 reviews

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

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The Knux - Remind Me in Three Days...
October 14, 2008
Critic Score
68
6 reviews

18. Jeezy - The Recession

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Jeezy - The Recession
September 2, 2008
Critic Score
66
8 reviews

19. Ludacris - Theater of the Mind

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Ludacris - Theater of the Mind
November 16, 2008
Critic Score
65
12 reviews

20. The Streets - Everything Is Borrowed

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The Streets - Everything Is Borrowed
September 15, 2008
Critic Score
64
14 reviews

21. EPMD - We Mean Business

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EPMD - We Mean Business
December 9, 2008
Critic Score
63
6 reviews

22. Nas - Untitled

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Nas - Untitled
July 1, 2008
Critic Score
62
12 reviews

23. The Mighty Underdogs - Droppin' Science Fiction

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The Mighty Underdogs - Droppin' Science Fiction
October 14, 2008
Critic Score
62
5 reviews

24. The Game - LAX

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The Game - LAX
August 26, 2008
Critic Score
60
8 reviews

25. N.E.R.D. - Seeing Sounds

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N.E.R.D. - Seeing Sounds
June 6, 2008
Critic Score
58
7 reviews

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