AOTY 2019

2012 Hip Hop Album Releases

2012
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EP (9)
LP (88)
Mixtape (47)
Genre
Ambient (30)
Art Pop (25)
Folk (101)
Hip Hop (148)
House (23)
Metal (85)
Pop (71)
Punk (34)
R&B (29)
Rock (342)
Soul (24)
Oct 22
Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city
Kendrick Lamar
good kid, m.A.A.d. city
90
critic score
(28)
91
user score
(2631)
Apr 21
Death Grips - The Money Store
Death Grips
The Money Store
84
critic score
(22)
89
user score
(1798)
Oct 1
Death Grips - No Love Deep Web
Death Grips
No Love Deep Web
76
critic score
(11)
81
user score
(881)
Jun 12
Joey Bada$$ - 1999
Joey Bada$$
1999
75
critic score
(5)
81
user score
(363)
May 15
Killer Mike - R.A.P. Music
Killer Mike
R.A.P. Music
84
critic score
(23)
82
user score
(320)
Feb 11
Lil Ugly Mane - Mista Thug Isolation
Lil Ugly Mane
Mista Thug Isolation
82
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(316)
May 22
El-P - Cancer 4 Cure
El-P
Cancer 4 Cure
82
critic score
(30)
80
user score
(236)
Apr 3
Nicki Minaj - Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
Nicki Minaj
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
58
critic score
(21)
57
user score
(222)
Apr 9
Chance The Rapper - 10 Day
Chance The Rapper
10 Day
72
user score
(205)
May 11
Ab-Soul - Control System
Ab-Soul
Control System
79
critic score
(10)
80
user score
(200)
Jan 14
Schoolboy Q - Habits & Contradictions
Schoolboy Q
Habits & Contradictions
77
critic score
(14)
75
user score
(193)
Sep 18
G.O.O.D. Music - Cruel Summer
G.O.O.D. Music
Cruel Summer
67
critic score
(21)
65
user score
(182)
Oct 9
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - The Heist
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
The Heist
72
critic score
(5)
67
user score
(182)
Jul 17
Nas - Life is Good
Nas
Life is Good
78
critic score
(27)
73
user score
(171)
May 29
Azealia Banks - 1991
Azealia Banks
1991
72
critic score
(8)
81
user score
(150)
Oct 28
Lil Ugly Mane - Uneven Compromise
Lil Ugly Mane
Uneven Compromise
86
user score
(145)
Dec 18
Chief Keef - Finally Rich
Chief Keef
Finally Rich
57
critic score
(13)
69
user score
(140)
Jul 11
Azealia Banks - Fantasea
Azealia Banks
Fantasea
77
critic score
(6)
76
user score
(136)
Jul 10
Aesop Rock - Skelethon
Aesop Rock
Skelethon
76
critic score
(18)
78
user score
(130)
Mar 20
Odd Future - The OF Tape Vol. 2
Odd Future
The OF Tape Vol. 2
65
critic score
(19)
63
user score
(113)
Feb 7
Die Antwoord - TEN$ION
Die Antwoord
TEN$ION
54
critic score
(12)
59
user score
(91)
Sep 25
Lupe Fiasco - Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1
Lupe Fiasco
Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1
67
critic score
(18)
59
user score
(86)
Apr 30
Logic - Young Sinatra: Undeniable
Logic
Young Sinatra: Undeniable
72
user score
(84)
Mar 23
Mac Miller - Macadelic
Mac Miller
Macadelic
78
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(82)
Apr 10
Billy Woods - History Will Absolve Me
Billy Woods
History Will Absolve Me
80
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(81)
Aug 14
2 Chainz - Based On A T.R.U. Story
2 Chainz
Based On A T.R.U. Story
57
critic score
(15)
59
user score
(80)
Mar 5
Big K.R.I.T. - 4eva N a Day
Big K.R.I.T.
4eva N a Day
77
critic score
(13)
79
user score
(77)
Nov 28
Captain Murphy - Duality
Captain Murphy
Duality
77
critic score
(3)
79
user score
(77)
Jun 5
Big K.R.I.T. - Live from the Underground
Big K.R.I.T.
Live from the Underground
74
critic score
(16)
72
user score
(73)
Jul 31
Kendrick Lamar - Swimming Pools (Drank)
Kendrick Lamar
Swimming Pools (Drank)
90
critic score
(1)
89
user score
(73)
Apr 17
Future - Pluto
Future
Pluto
66
critic score
(10)
65
user score
(71)
Aug 21
JJ Doom - Key to the Kuffs
JJ Doom
Key to the Kuffs
72
critic score
(18)
70
user score
(68)
Jul 4
Childish Gambino - Royalty
Childish Gambino
Royalty
70
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(66)
Mar 27
XXYYXX - XXYYXX
XXYYXX
XXYYXX
73
user score
(55)
Oct 30
Meek Mill - Dreams and Nightmares
Meek Mill
Dreams and Nightmares
65
critic score
(12)
63
user score
(53)
Apr 7
Capital Steez - AmeriKKKan Korruption
Capital Steez
AmeriKKKan Korruption
80
user score
(51)
Jul 31
Rick Ross - God Forgives, I Don't
Rick Ross
God Forgives, I Don't
71
critic score
(17)
65
user score
(49)
Sep 25
Kreayshawn - Somethin 'Bout Kreay
Kreayshawn
Somethin 'Bout Kreay
41
critic score
(12)
53
user score
(49)
Mar 12
Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips
Action Bronson / Party Supplies
Blue Chips
81
critic score
(5)
75
user score
(47)
Dec 11
The Game - Jesus Piece
The Game
Jesus Piece
62
critic score
(11)
69
user score
(47)
Feb 11
KA - Grief Pedigree
KA
Grief Pedigree
74
critic score
(2)
82
user score
(46)
Nov 15
Action Bronson & The Alchemist - Rare Chandeliers
Action Bronson & The Alchemist
Rare Chandeliers
80
critic score
(9)
76
user score
(46)
Dec 11
Big Boi - Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors
Big Boi
Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors
71
critic score
(22)
65
user score
(46)
Mar 7
Lil B - God's Father
Lil B
God's Father
67
critic score
(4)
80
user score
(44)
May 1
B.o.B. - Strange Clouds
B.o.B.
Strange Clouds
63
critic score
(12)
59
user score
(44)
Sep 25
Freddie Gibbs - Baby Face Killa
Freddie Gibbs
Baby Face Killa
77
critic score
(3)
77
user score
(38)
Nov 19
Nicki Minaj - Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up
Nicki Minaj
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up
63
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(38)
Dec 4
Wiz Khalifa - O.N.I.F.C.
Wiz Khalifa
O.N.I.F.C.
53
critic score
(13)
53
user score
(37)
Jul 23
Flatbush Zombies - D.R.U.G.S.
Flatbush Zombies
D.R.U.G.S.
76
user score
(35)
May 7
Meek Mill - Dreamchasers 2
Meek Mill
Dreamchasers 2
77
critic score
(5)
62
user score
(33)
Jun 12
Spaceghostpurrp - Mysterious Phonk: The Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp
Spaceghostpurrp
Mysterious Phonk: The Chronicles of SpaceGhostPurrp
71
critic score
(14)
75
user score
(32)
Sep 18
Brother Ali - Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color
Brother Ali
Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color
75
critic score
(9)
77
user score
(32)
Mar 12
Chief Keef - Back from the Dead
Chief Keef
Back from the Dead
79
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(31)
Jul 3
Flo Rida - Wild Ones
Flo Rida
Wild Ones
54
critic score
(6)
44
user score
(30)
Dec 21
Pro Era - PEEP: The aPROcalypse
Pro Era
PEEP: The aPROcalypse
75
critic score
(4)
78
user score
(30)
Sep 4
Lil Wayne & DJ Drama - Dedication 4
Lil Wayne & DJ Drama
Dedication 4
60
critic score
(5)
43
user score
(29)
Aug 1
Domo Genesis & The Alchemist - No Idols
Domo Genesis & The Alchemist
No Idols
61
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(28)
Nov 13
Roc Marciano - Reloaded
Roc Marciano
Reloaded
78
critic score
(9)
81
user score
(28)
Aug 28
Slaughterhouse - Welcome to: Our House
Slaughterhouse
Welcome to: Our House
69
critic score
(7)
57
user score
(27)
Jan 6
Rick Ross - Rich Forever
Rick Ross
Rich Forever
73
critic score
(10)
72
user score
(23)
Aug 28
A$AP Mob - Lords Never Worry
A$AP Mob
Lords Never Worry
40
critic score
(3)
55
user score
(22)
Oct 9
MellowHype - Numbers
MellowHype
Numbers
61
critic score
(5)
56
user score
(22)
Oct 9
Why? - Mumps, etc.
Why?
Mumps, etc.
70
critic score
(15)
66
user score
(22)
Feb 21
Busdriver - Beaus$Eros
Busdriver
Beaus$Eros
64
critic score
(6)
57
user score
(21)
Jul 18
Angel Haze - Reservation EP
Angel Haze
Reservation EP
84
critic score
(6)
79
user score
(21)
Jul 23
Plan B - Ill Manors
Plan B
Ill Manors
79
critic score
(10)
71
user score
(21)
Mar 13
Wiz Khalifa - Taylor Allderdice
Wiz Khalifa
Taylor Allderdice
66
critic score
(6)
68
user score
(20)
Oct 9
Machine Gun Kelly - Lace Up
Machine Gun Kelly
Lace Up
66
critic score
(5)
38
user score
(20)
Oct 22
P.O.S. - We Don't Even Live Here
P.O.S.
We Don't Even Live Here
69
critic score
(11)
73
user score
(20)
Jun 5
Curren$y - The Stoned Immaculate
Curren$y
The Stoned Immaculate
69
critic score
(13)
60
user score
(19)
Dec 18
T.I. - Trouble Man: Heavy Is the Head
T.I.
Trouble Man: Heavy Is the Head
65
critic score
(14)
63
user score
(18)
Feb 28
Tyga - Careless World: Rise of the Last King
Tyga
Careless World: Rise of the Last King
63
critic score
(9)
50
user score
(16)
Jan 17
Heems - Nehru Jackets
Heems
Nehru Jackets
70
critic score
(5)
77
user score
(15)
Sep 25
Danny Brown - OD
Danny Brown
OD
67
user score
(14)
Aug 7
Jeremih - Late Nights with Jeremih
Jeremih
Late Nights with Jeremih
90
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(13)
Feb 19
Milo - Milo Takes Baths
Milo
Milo Takes Baths
69
user score
(12)
Mar 26
Quakers - Quakers
Quakers
Quakers
76
critic score
(13)
75
user score
(12)
Aug 21
DJ Khaled - Kiss the Ring
DJ Khaled
Kiss the Ring
64
critic score
(6)
43
user score
(12)
Oct 9
Xzibit - Napalm
Xzibit
Napalm
63
critic score
(6)
48
user score
(12)
Jun 5
Oddisee - People Hear What They See
Oddisee
People Hear What They See
67
critic score
(3)
77
user score
(11)
Jun 19
Del The Funky Homosapien & Parallel Thought - Attractive Sin
Del The Funky Homosapien & Parallel Thought
Attractive Sin
65
critic score
(8)
67
user score
(11)
Oct 17
Gucci Mane - Trap God
Gucci Mane
Trap God
72
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(11)
Oct 22
Karriem Riggins - Alone Together
Karriem Riggins
Alone Together
76
critic score
(5)
74
user score
(11)
Oct 8
Rick Ross - The Black Bar Mitzvah
Rick Ross
The Black Bar Mitzvah
65
critic score
(2)
53
user score
(10)
Dec 17
Spaceghostpurrp - B.M.W.
Spaceghostpurrp
B.M.W.
54
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(10)
Feb 24
Hodgy - Untitled EP
Hodgy
Untitled EP
75
critic score
(6)
69
user score
(8)
Feb 28
Chiddy Bang - Breakfast
Chiddy Bang
Breakfast
66
critic score
(10)
60
user score
(8)
Apr 3
G.O.O.D. Music - Mercy
G.O.O.D. Music
Mercy
80
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(8)
Nov 9
Mykki Blanco - Cosmic Angel: The Illuminati Prince/ss
Mykki Blanco
Cosmic Angel: The Illuminati Prince/ss
68
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(8)
Nov 13
Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson - Dice Game
Apollo Brown & Guilty Simpson
Dice Game
80
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(8)
Jan 31
Lil B - White Flame
Lil B
White Flame
66
critic score
(2)
57
user score
(7)
Jun 12
Waka Flocka Flame - Triple F Life
Waka Flocka Flame
Triple F Life
66
critic score
(10)
47
user score
(7)
Jul 17
The Alchemist - Russian Roulette
The Alchemist
Russian Roulette
77
critic score
(7)
75
user score
(7)
Aug 14
Why? - Sod in the Seed
Why?
Sod in the Seed
68
critic score
(12)
72
user score
(7)
Feb 14
Curren$y - Muscle Car Chronicles
Curren$y
Muscle Car Chronicles
55
critic score
(4)
54
user score
(6)
Apr 14
Robb Bank$ - Calendars
Robb Bank$
Calendars
73
user score
(6)
May 15
Rye Rye - Go! Pop! Bang!
Rye Rye
Go! Pop! Bang!
64
critic score
(5)
79
user score
(6)
Aug 2
Antwon - End of Earth
Antwon
End of Earth
70
user score
(6)
Oct 2
Skyzoo - A Dream Deferred
Skyzoo
A Dream Deferred
80
critic score
(4)
76
user score
(6)
Oct 16
K'Naan - Country, God or the Girl
K'Naan
Country, God or the Girl
72
critic score
(5)
80
user score
(6)
Nov 26
Booba - Futur
Booba
Futur
61
user score
(6)
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