Best Hip Hop Albums of 2013

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1. Kanye West - Yeezus

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Kanye West - Yeezus
June 18, 2013
Critic Score
86
27 reviews

2. Danny Brown - OLD

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Danny Brown - OLD
October 8, 2013
Critic Score
85
19 reviews

3. Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels

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Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels
June 26, 2013
Critic Score
84
16 reviews

4. Chance The Rapper - Acid Rap

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Chance The Rapper - Acid Rap
April 30, 2013
Critic Score
83
12 reviews

5. Lizzo - Lizzobangers

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Lizzo - Lizzobangers
October 15, 2013
Critic Score
83
4 reviews

6. Ka - The Night's Gambit

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Ka - The Night's Gambit
July 13, 2013
Critic Score
82
6 reviews

7. Ghostpoet - Some Say I So I Say Light

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Ghostpoet - Some Say I So I Say Light
May 6, 2013
Critic Score
81
9 reviews

8. Blu - York

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Blu - York
March 26, 2013
Critic Score
81
4 reviews

9. Tech N9ne - Something Else

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Tech N9ne - Something Else
July 30, 2013
Critic Score
80
4 reviews

10. Pusha T - My Name Is My Name

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Pusha T - My Name Is My Name
October 8, 2013
Critic Score
80
16 reviews

11. Death Grips - Government Plates

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Death Grips - Government Plates
November 13, 2013
Critic Score
78
12 reviews

12. The Uncluded - Hokey Fright

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The Uncluded - Hokey Fright
May 7, 2013
Critic Score
78
4 reviews

13. Earl Sweatshirt - Doris

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Earl Sweatshirt - Doris
August 20, 2013
Critic Score
77
18 reviews

14. Ghostface Killah - Twelve Reasons To Die

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Ghostface Killah - Twelve Reasons To Die
April 16, 2013
Critic Score
76
17 reviews

15. Drake - Nothing Was the Same

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Drake - Nothing Was the Same
September 24, 2013
Critic Score
76
19 reviews

16. Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips 2

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Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips 2
November 1, 2013
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

17. Black Milk - No Poison No Paradise

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Black Milk - No Poison No Paradise
October 15, 2013
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

18. Young Fathers - Tape Two

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Young Fathers - Tape Two
June 11, 2013
Critic Score
75
6 reviews

19. Inspectah Deck + 7l & Esoteric - CZARFACE

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Inspectah Deck + 7l & Esoteric - CZARFACE
February 19, 2013
Critic Score
75
5 reviews

20. Kevin Gates - Stranger Than Fiction

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Kevin Gates - Stranger Than Fiction
July 16, 2013
Critic Score
74
5 reviews

21. Serengeti - Kenny Dennis LP

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Serengeti - Kenny Dennis LP
June 25, 2013
Critic Score
74
8 reviews

22. Roc Marciano - Marci Beaucoup

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Roc Marciano - Marci Beaucoup
December 10, 2013
Critic Score
74
5 reviews

23. Kitty - D.A.I.S.Y. Rage

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Kitty - D.A.I.S.Y. Rage
January 31, 2013
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

24. Boldy James - My 1st Chemistry Set

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Boldy James - My 1st Chemistry Set
October 15, 2013
Critic Score
73
5 reviews

25. Talib Kweli - Gravitas

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Talib Kweli - Gravitas
December 15, 2013
Critic Score
73
7 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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