Hip-Hop Albums The Best Busta Rhymes Albums of All Time  

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Busta Rhymes is one of the greatest East Coast rappers and best rappers of all time. Since he's such an influential rapper, let’s rank the best Busta Rhymes albums, with the help of your votes. Inspired by halting, ragga beats, humorous lyrics, and complex beats, Busta Rhymes left Leaders of the New School (the hip-hop group he founded in 1990) and exploded as a solo artist with The Coming (1996). He’s since recorded over 90 singles as a featured artist, rapping on tracks with heavy hitters like A Tribe Called Quest, Mary J. Blige, and the Notorious B.I.G.

This Busta Rhymes discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Busta Rhymes albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Busta Rhymes singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Busta Rhymes album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves.

Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Busta Rhymes album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. This list of popular Busta Rhymes CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion.

The Coming is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Busta Rhymes Albums of All Time
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1. The Coming (Intro)
2. Do My Thing
3. Everything Remains Raw
4. Abandon Ship
5. Woo Hah!! Got You All in Check
6. It's a Party
7. Hot Fudge
8. Ill Vibe
9. Flipmode Squad Meets Def Squad
10. Still Shining
11. Keep It Movin'
12. The Finish Line
13. The End of the World (Outro)

Release Date: 1996

Artist: Busta Rhymes

Tracks: Everything Remains Raw, Hot Fudge, Ill Vibe, Keep It Movin', Do My Thing, + more

Genres (Music): Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Horrorcore, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

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When Disaster Strikes… is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Busta Rhymes Albums of All Time
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1. Intro
2. The Whole World Lookin' at Me
3. Survival Hungry
4. When Disaster Strikes
5. So Hardcore
6. Get High Tonight
7. Turn It Up
8. Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See
9. It's All Good
10. There's Not a Problem My Squad Can't Fix
11. We Could Take it Outside
12. Rhymes Galore
13. Things We Be Doin' for Money (Part 1)
14. Things We Be Doin' for Money (Part 2)
15. One
16. Dangerous
17. The Body Rock
18. Get Off My Block
19. Outro (Preparation for the Final World Front

Release Date: 1997

Artist: Busta Rhymes

Tracks: There’s Not a Problem My Squad Can’t Fix, Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See, Get High Tonight, The Body Rock, It's All Good, + more

Genres (Music): Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Contemporary R&B, Horrorcore, Reggaeton, + more

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Extinction Level Event: The Fi... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Busta Rhymes Albums of All Time
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1. There's Only One Year Left!!! (Intro)       
2. Everybody Rise
3. Where We Are About to Take It
4. Extinction Level Event (The Song of Salvation)"
5. Tear da Roof Off
6. Against All Odds
7. Just Give It to Me Raw
8. Do It to Death
9. Keepin' It Tight
10. Gimme Some More
11. Iz They Wildin Wit Us & Gettin' Rowdy Wit Us?
12. Party Is Goin' on Over Here
13. Do the Bus a Bus
14. Take It Off
15. What's It Gonna Be?!
16. Hot Shit Makin' Ya Bounce
17. What the Fuck You Want!!
18. This Means War!!
19. The Burial Song (Outro)

Release Date: 1998

Artist: Busta Rhymes

Tracks: This Means War!!, What's It Gonna Be?!, Hot Shit Makin' Ya Bounce, Iz They Wildin Wit Us & Gettin Rowdy Wit Us?, Extinction Level Event (The Song of Salvation), + more

Genres (Music): Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Horrorcore, Pop rap, Rapcore, + more

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Genesis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Busta Rhymes Albums of All Time
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1. Intro
2. Everybody Rise Again
3. As I Come Back
4. Shut 'Em Down 2002
5. Genesis
6. Betta Stay Up in Your House
7. We Got What You Want
8. Truck Volume
9. Pass the Courvoisier
10. Break Ya Neck
11. Bounce (Let Me See Ya Throw It)
12. Holla
13. Wife In Law
14. Ass on Your Shoulders
15. Make It Hurt
16. What It Is
17. There's Only One
18. You Ain't Fuckin' wit Me
19. Match the Name with the Voice
20. Bad Dreams

Release Date: 2001

Artist: Busta Rhymes

Tracks: Break Ya Neck, Everybody Rise Again, Pass the Courvoisier, Holla, Betta Stay Up in Your House, + more

Genres (Music): Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, East Coast hip hop, Ragga, Hardcore hip hop

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