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The 100 Best Albums of The Complex Decade

The 100 Best Albums of The Complex Decade

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100. Kendrick Lamar - Section.80

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

99. The Kills - Midnight Boom

The Kills - Midnight Boom
March 18, 2008
Critic Score
76
16 reviews

98. Eminem - Recovery

Eminem - Recovery
June 22, 2010
Critic Score
65
23 reviews

97. Miike Snow - Miike Snow

Miike Snow - Miike Snow
June 9, 2009
Critic Score
66
9 reviews

95. Damian Marley - Welcome to Jamrock

Damian Marley - Welcome to Jamrock
September 12, 2005
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

94. Freeway - Philadelphia Freeway

Freeway - Philadelphia Freeway
February 25, 2003
Critic Score
87
3 reviews

93. Kanye West - Late Registration

Kanye West - Late Registration
August 30, 2005
Critic Score
82
16 reviews

92. Passion Pit - Manners

Passion Pit - Manners
May 19, 2009
Critic Score
77
24 reviews

91. Ghostface Killah - The Pretty Toney Album

Ghostface Killah - The Pretty Toney Album
April 20, 2004
Critic Score
78
8 reviews

89. OutKast - Speakerboxxx/The Love Below

OutKast - Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
September 23, 2003
Critic Score
84
13 reviews

88. Lil Wayne - Dedication 2

Lil Wayne - Dedication 2
May 1, 2006
Critic Score
81
1 review

87. A$AP Rocky - Live. Love. A$AP

A$AP Rocky - Live. Love. A$AP
October 31, 2011
Critic Score
78
12 reviews

86. Jay-Z - American Gangster

Jay-Z - American Gangster
November 6, 2007
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

84. Drake - Thank Me Later

Drake - Thank Me Later
June 15, 2010
Critic Score
72
22 reviews

82. The Mars Volta - De-Loused in the Comatorium

The Mars Volta - De-Loused in the Comatorium
June 24, 2003
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

81. Puff Daddy - Press Play

Puff Daddy - Press Play
October 17, 2006
Critic Score
64
13 reviews

80. M83 - Saturdays = Youth

M83 - Saturdays = Youth
April 15, 2008
Critic Score
71
14 reviews

79. Raekwon - Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II

Raekwon - Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II
September 8, 2009
Critic Score
87
19 reviews

78. Franz Ferdinand - Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand - Franz Ferdinand
March 9, 2004
Critic Score
84
13 reviews

77. Sean Price - Jesus Price Supastar

Sean Price - Jesus Price Supastar
January 30, 2007
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

76. Crystal Castles - Crystal Castles

Crystal Castles - Crystal Castles
March 18, 2008
Critic Score
71
18 reviews

75. Danny Brown - XXX

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

74. Beach House - Teen Dream

Beach House - Teen Dream
January 26, 2010
Critic Score
81
30 reviews

73. Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III

Lil Wayne - Tha Carter III
June 10, 2008
Critic Score
80
16 reviews

72. The Roots - How I Got Over

The Roots - How I Got Over
June 22, 2010
Critic Score
81
22 reviews

71. Madvillain - Madvillainy

Madvillain - Madvillainy
March 23, 2004
Critic Score
88
9 reviews

70. Bubba Sparxxx - Deliverance

Bubba Sparxxx - Deliverance
September 16, 2003
Critic Score
70
8 reviews

69. Cut Copy - In Ghost Colours

Cut Copy - In Ghost Colours
April 8, 2008
Critic Score
79
14 reviews

68. Devin The Dude - Just Tryin' ta Live

Devin The Dude - Just Tryin' ta Live
January 29, 2002
Critic Score
80
1 review

67. Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere

Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere
May 9, 2006
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

65. Frank Ocean - Nostalgia, Ultra.

Frank Ocean - Nostalgia, Ultra.
February 18, 2011
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

64. Justice - †

Justice - †
July 10, 2007
Critic Score
78
16 reviews

63. Adele - 21

Adele - 21
February 22, 2011
Critic Score
78
18 reviews

62. Lupe Fiasco - Food & Liquor

Lupe Fiasco - Food & Liquor
September 19, 2006
Critic Score
84
12 reviews

61. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever to Tell

Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Fever to Tell
April 29, 2003
Critic Score
79
11 reviews

60. Clipse - Lord Willin'

Clipse - Lord Willin'
August 20, 2002
Critic Score
66
5 reviews

59. John Legend - Get Lifted

John Legend - Get Lifted
December 28, 2004
Critic Score
71
8 reviews

58. Nas - God's Son

Nas - God's Son
December 17, 2002
Critic Score
75
7 reviews

57. Three 6 Mafia - Most Known Unknown

Three 6 Mafia - Most Known Unknown
September 27, 2005
Critic Score
86
2 reviews

55. Animal Collective - Strawberry Jam

Animal Collective - Strawberry Jam
September 10, 2007
Critic Score
82
16 reviews

54. Lykke Li - Youth Novels

Lykke Li - Youth Novels
August 19, 2008
Critic Score
73
16 reviews

53. The Killers - Hot Fuss

The Killers - Hot Fuss
June 15, 2004
Critic Score
70
10 reviews

52. M.I.A. - Arular

M.I.A. - Arular
March 22, 2005
Critic Score
86
13 reviews
Original Source: http://www.complex.com/music/2012/04/the-100-best-albums-of-the-complex-era/
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