Top 250 Rap Albums of All Time: 30+ Years of Hip-Hop in HD



Any rap album made after August 31, 2009 did not make the list! All albums on the list are before September 1, 2009.

The songs used are only 5 second samples of choruses in singles of their respective albums. Annotations and shout out video coming soon.

Every album that made the list is worth at least checking out if you haven’t so already.

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#250 Artist- M.O.P. Album- Firing Squad
Song- Firing Squad (Produced by DJ Premier/Primo)

#249 Artist- Young Yeezy, Album- Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101
Song- Go Crazy (Feat. Jay-Z) (Produced by Don Cannon)

#248 Artist- Common, Album- Finding Forever
Song- I Want You (Feat & Prod by will.i.am)

#247 Artist- AZ, Album- A.W.O.L.
Song- The Come Up (Prod by DJ Premier)

#246 Artist- Fat Joe, Album- Don Cartagena
Song- Don Cartagena (Feat. Diddy) (Prod by The Hitmen)

#245 Artist- Afu-Ra, Album- Life Force Radio
Song- Crossfire (Feat. M.O.P.) (Prod by Eric S)

#244 Artist- Dizzee Rascal, Album- Boy in da Corner
Song- Jus’ a Rascal (Prod by Taz)

#243 Artist- Eminem, Album- Infinite
Song- Infinite (Prod by Denaun Porter, Eminem)

#242 Artist- Nelly, Album- Nellyville
Song- Air Force Ones (Feat. Ali, Kyjuan & Murphy Lee) (Produced by The Trackboyz)

#241 Artist- k-os, Album- Joyful Rebellion
Song- Crabbuckit (Prod by Kevin Edmonds)

#240 Artist- The Game, Album- LAX
Song- Big Dreams (Producer- Cool & Dre)

#239 Artist- Big L, Album- Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous
Song- Put It On (Feat. Kid Capri) (Prod by Buckwild)

#238 Artist- Latyrx, Album- Latyrx
Song- Latyrx (Producer- Latyrx)

#237 Artist- AZ, Album- Doe or Die
Song- Sugar Hill (Feat. Miss Jones) (Prod by L.E.S.)

#236 Artist- The Fat Boys, Album- The Fat Boys
Song- Jail House Rap (Producer- Kurtis Blow)

#235 Artist- Master P, Album- Ghetto D
Song- Make ‘Em Say Uhh! (Prod by Beats By the Pound)

#234 Artist- T.I. Album- Trap Muzik
Song- Rubberband Man (Prod by David Banner)

#233 Artist- Kool Moe Dee, Album- How Ya Like Me Now
Song- Wild Wild West (Prod by Kool Moe Dee)

#232 Artist- Clipse , Album- Lord Willin’
Song- Grindin (Produced by The Neptunes)

#231 Artist- Lil’ Wayne, Album- Tha Carter III
Song- Lollipop (ft Static Major) (Prod by Jim Jonsin, Deezle)

#230 Artist- Schoolly D, Album- Saturday Night! The Album
Song- We Get Ill (Prod by Schoolly D, Joe “The Butcher”)

#229 Artist- Jay-Z, Album- The Dynasty: Roc La Familia
Song- I Just Wanna Love U (Give It 2 Me) (ft Pharrell Williams) (Prod by The Neptunes)

#228 Artist- Wu-Tang Clan, Album- Iron Flag
Song- Uzi (Pinky Ring) (Producer- RZA)

#227 Artist- Eminem, Album- Relapse
Song- We Made You (Prod by Dr. Dre, Eminem, Doc Ish)

#226 Artist- Xzibit, Album- Restless
Song- X (ft Snoop Dogg) (Prod by Dr. Dre, Scott Storch)

#225 Artist- Just-Ice, Album- Back to the Old School
Song- Cold Gettin’ Dumb (Prod by- Kurtis Mantronik)

#224 Artist- AZ, Album- Aziatic
Song- Take It Off (Producer- L.E.S.)

#223 Artist- Nas, Album- Hip Hop Is Dead
Song- Hip Hop Is Dead (feat & prod by will.i.am)

#222 Artist- GZA (The Genius), Album- Grandmasters
Song- Those That’s Bout It (Prod by DJ Muggs)

#221 Artist- Cam’ron, Album- Come Home with Me
Song- Hey Ma (Producer- Tuneheadz)

#220 Artist- MF Grimm, Album- American Hunger
Song- M.I.C. (feat. Monsta Island Czars)

#219 Artist- Ghostface Killah, Album- Fishscale
Song- Be Easy (ft Trife Da God) (Prod by Pete Rock)

#218 Artist- Spice 1, Album- AmeriKKKa’s Nightmare
Song- Jealous Got Me Strapped (ft. 2Pac) (Prod by Blackjack)

#217
Artist- Goodie Mob, Album- Soul Food
Song- Cell Therapy (Prod by Organized Noise)

#216
Artist- GZA, Album- Legend of the Liquid Sword
Song- AutoBio (Produced by GZA)

#215 Artist- Masta Killa, Album- No Said Date
Song- Old Man (ft Ol’ Dirty Bastard & RZA) (Prod by RZA)

#214 Artist- Public Enemy, Album- Apocalypse 91 The Enemy Strikes Black
Song- Bring the Noise (ft Anthrax) (Prod by The Bomb Squad)

#213
Artist- The D.O.C. Album- No One Can Do It Better
Song- Mind Blowin’ (Produced by Dr. Dre)

#212
Artist- Wu-Tang Clan, Album- The W
Song- Gravel Pit (ft Madame Majestic) (Prod by RZA)

#211 Artist- Jay-Z, Album- American Gangster
Song- Roc Boys (And the Winner Is)… (Prod by Diddy & The Hitmen)

#210 Artist- Showbiz and A.G. Album- Runaway Slave
Song- Fat Pockets (Produced by Showbiz)

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