The Best Hip Hop Albums of 2016

2. Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3

Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3
December 25, 2016
Critic Score
86
29 reviews

3. Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos

Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos
October 7, 2016
Critic Score
85
13 reviews

4. Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book

Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book
May 13, 2016
Critic Score
84
22 reviews

6. Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition

Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition
September 27, 2016
Critic Score
83
30 reviews

7. YG - Still Brazy

YG - Still Brazy
June 17, 2016
Critic Score
82
12 reviews

8. Vince Staples - Prima Donna

Vince Staples - Prima Donna
August 25, 2016
Critic Score
81
13 reviews

9. Common - Black America Again

Common - Black America Again
November 4, 2016
Critic Score
81
10 reviews

10. Death Grips - Bottomless Pit

Death Grips - Bottomless Pit
May 6, 2016
Critic Score
80
12 reviews

11. Noname - Telefone

Noname - Telefone
July 31, 2016
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

12. NxWorries - Yes Lawd!

NxWorries - Yes Lawd!
October 21, 2016
Critic Score
79
18 reviews

13. Anderson .Paak - Malibu

Anderson .Paak - Malibu
January 15, 2016
Critic Score
79
15 reviews

14. Swet Shop Boys - Cashmere

Swet Shop Boys - Cashmere
October 14, 2016
Critic Score
79
8 reviews

15. Skepta - Konnichiwa

Skepta - Konnichiwa
May 6, 2016
Critic Score
79
16 reviews

17. Kanye West - The Life of Pablo

Kanye West - The Life of Pablo
February 14, 2016
Critic Score
78
32 reviews

18. Aesop Rock - The Impossible Kid

Aesop Rock - The Impossible Kid
April 29, 2016
Critic Score
78
11 reviews

19. Kevin Gates - Islah

Kevin Gates - Islah
January 29, 2016
Critic Score
77
7 reviews

20. Young Thug - Jeffery

Young Thug - Jeffery
August 26, 2016
Critic Score
77
11 reviews

21. Schoolboy Q - Blank Face LP

Schoolboy Q - Blank Face LP
July 8, 2016
Critic Score
76
18 reviews

22. Various Artists - The Hamilton Mixtape

Various Artists - The Hamilton Mixtape
December 2, 2016
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

23. DRAM - BIG BABY D.R.A.M.

DRAM - BIG BABY D.R.A.M.
October 21, 2016
Critic Score
76
12 reviews

24. Royce da 5'9'' - Layers

Royce da 5'9'' - Layers
April 15, 2016
Critic Score
75
6 reviews
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