The Best Hip Hop Albums of 2011

1. Shabazz Palaces - Black Up

Shabazz Palaces - Black Up
June 28, 2011
Critic Score
85
22 reviews

2. Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told

Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told
February 15, 2011
Critic Score
84
6 reviews

3. Big K.R.I.T. - Return Of 4eva

Big K.R.I.T. - Return Of 4eva
March 22, 2011
Critic Score
84
8 reviews

4. Danny Brown - XXX

Danny Brown - XXX
August 15, 2011
Critic Score
83
7 reviews

5. The Roots - Undun

The Roots - Undun
December 6, 2011
Critic Score
81
19 reviews

6. Kendrick Lamar - Section.80

Kendrick Lamar - Section.80
July 2, 2011
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

7. A$AP Rocky - LiveLoveA$AP

A$AP Rocky - LiveLoveA$AP
October 31, 2011
Critic Score
80
10 reviews

8. Drake - Take Care

Drake - Take Care
November 15, 2011
Critic Score
80
26 reviews

9. Death Grips - Exmilitary

Death Grips - Exmilitary
April 26, 2011
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

10. Curren$y - Covert Coup

Curren$y - Covert Coup
April 20, 2011
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

11. AraabMuzik - Electronic Dream

AraabMuzik - Electronic Dream
June 14, 2011
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

12. Beastie Boys - Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2

Beastie Boys - Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2
May 3, 2011
Critic Score
77
24 reviews

13. DJ Quik - Book of David

DJ Quik - Book of David
April 19, 2011
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

14. Doomtree - No Kings

Doomtree - No Kings
November 22, 2011
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

15. Tech N9ne - All 6's and 7's

Tech N9ne - All 6's and 7's
June 7, 2011
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

16. Evidence - Cats & Dogs

Evidence - Cats & Dogs
September 27, 2011
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

17. Killer Mike - PL3DGE

Killer Mike - PL3DGE
May 17, 2011
Critic Score
76
8 reviews

18. Young Fathers - Tape One

Young Fathers - Tape One
November 14, 2011
Critic Score
75
5 reviews

19. Curren$y - Weekend at Burnie's

Curren$y - Weekend at Burnie's
June 28, 2011
Critic Score
75
10 reviews

20. Dels - Gob

Dels - Gob
May 24, 2011
Critic Score
75
7 reviews

21. Random Axe - Random Axe

Random Axe - Random Axe
June 14, 2011
Critic Score
74
8 reviews

22. Kanye West & Jay-Z - Watch the Throne

Kanye West & Jay-Z - Watch the Throne
August 8, 2011
Critic Score
74
26 reviews

23. G-Side - iSLAND

G-Side - iSLAND
January 1, 2011
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

24. Roots Manuva - 4everevolution

Roots Manuva - 4everevolution
October 25, 2011
Critic Score
73
11 reviews

25. Serengeti - Family & Friends

Serengeti - Family & Friends
July 19, 2011
Critic Score
73
8 reviews
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