Top 10 Rap Releases of 2016

2016 has been an AMAZING year for the culture. From Pop, to R&B, to Hip-Hop, artists have released phenomenal bodies of work that pushed the envolope of what is allowed in their respective genres, providng great music for consumers. From Solange’s PHENOMAL A Seat at the Table to Meek Mill’s redeaming DC4, 2016 has been a great year for music. As we’re at the end of the year, I thought I’d share my personal favorite Rap projects of 2016. As I think all of these projects were phenomenal and stand as a testament to the quality of Rap music related this year, these albums are listed in order of their release date and not their quality.


blkjuptr; Smino   * I know this was technically released at the end of 2015, but it was made available for purchase and major streaming formats in 2016*


Nothin’ Personal; Cozz


Layers; Royce Da 5’9


Coloring Book; Chance the Rapper


the Sun’s Tirade; Isaiah Rashad


the Devine Feminine; Mac Miller


the Healing Component; Mick Jenkins


DC4; Meek Mill


4 Your Eyez Only; J. Cole


Do What Thou Wilt; Ab-Soul


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