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The Best Hip Hop Albums of 2016

2.

Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book
May 13, 2016
Critic Score
86
26 reviews

3.

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

4.

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

5.

Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition
September 27, 2016
Critic Score
84
33 reviews

6.

Kendrick Lamar - untitled unmastered.
March 4, 2016
Critic Score
83
31 reviews

7.

Anderson .Paak - Malibu
January 15, 2016
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

8.

YG - Still Brazy
June 17, 2016
Critic Score
81
13 reviews

9.

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

10.

Skepta - Konnichiwa
May 6, 2016
Critic Score
80
20 reviews

11.

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

12.

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

13.

Common - Black America Again
November 4, 2016
Critic Score
80
11 reviews

14.

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

15.

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

16.

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

17.

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

18.

Kanye West - The Life of Pablo
February 14, 2016
Critic Score
77
35 reviews

19.

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

21.

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

22.

Koi Child - Koi Child
March 18, 2016
Critic Score
75
6 reviews

23.

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

24.

Flatbush Zombies - 3001: A Laced Odyssey
March 11, 2016
Critic Score
75
9 reviews

25.

DRAM - BIG BABY D.R.A.M.
October 21, 2016
Critic Score
75
14 reviews
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