The Best Kid Cudi Albums of All Time 

Updated June 14, 2019 1.6k votes 547 voters 12.7k views 8 items

List Rules This list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Rarely has Cleveland produced a musician as talented as Kid Cudi, one of the greatest rappers of all time. Here, you'll find a complete list of the best Kid Cudi albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Kid Cudi discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Kid Cudi albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Kid Cudi singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Kid Cudi 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 Kid Cudi album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Kid Cudi album of all time?" or "What are the top Kid Cudi albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The Cleveland rapper is certainly one of the top rappers of his time, releasing a number of great albums. This list includes Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager, Man on the Moon: The Guardians and more.

This list of the best Kid Cudi albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your opinion by voting up your favorite albums below, and voting any down that you feel shouldn't be at the top. 

Man on the Moon: The End... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kid Cudi Albums of All Time
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1. In My Dreams (Cudder Anthem)
2. Soundtrack 2 My Life
3. Simple As...
4. Solo Dolo (Nightmare) 
5. Heart of a Lion (Kid Cudi Theme Music)
6. My World
7. Day 'n' Nite (Nightmare)
8. Sky Might Fall
9. Enter Galactic (Love Connection Part I)
10. Alive (Nightmare)
11. Cudi Zone
12. Make Her Say
13. Pursuit of Happiness (Nightmare)
14. Hyyerr
15. Up Up & Away

Release Date: 2009

Artist: Kid Cudi

Tracks: Alive (Nightmare), T.G.I.F., Soundtrack 2 My Life, + more

Genres (Music): Psychedelic rock, Alternative rock, Neo-psychedelia, Alternative hip hop, Space rock, + more

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Man on the Moon II: The ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kid Cudi Albums of All Time
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1. Scott Mescudi vs. the World
2. Revofev
3. Don't Play This Song
4. We Aite (Wake Your Mind Up)
5. Marijuana
6. Mojo So Dope
7. Ashin' Kusher
8. Erase Me
9. Wild'n Cuz I'm Young
10. The Mood
11. Maniac
12. Mr. Rager
13. These Worries
14. The End
15. All Along
16. Ghost!
17. Trapped in My Mind

Release Date: 2010

Artist: Kid Cudi

Tracks: Marijuana, All Along, Don't Play This Song, + more

Label: Island Music

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Neo-psychedelia, Alternative hip hop

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Passion, Pain, & Dem... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kid Cudi Albums of All Time
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1. Frequency
2. Swim in the Light
3. Releaser
4. By Design
5. All In
6. ILLusions
7. Rose Golden
8. Baptized in Fire
9. Flight at First Sight / Advanced
10. Does It
11. Dance 4 Eternity
12. Distant Fantasies
13. Wounds
14. Mature Nature
15. Kitchen
16. Cosmic Warrior
17. The Guide
18. The Commander
19. Surfin'

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Indicud is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kid Cudi Albums of All Time
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1. The Resurrection of Scott Mescudi
2. Unfuckwittable
3. Just What I Am
4. Young Lady
5. King Wizard
6. Immortal
7. Solo Dolo, Part II
8. Girls
9. New York City Rage Fest
10. Red Eye
11. Mad Solar
12. Beez
13. Brothers
14. Burn Baby Burn
15. Lord of the Sad and Lonely
16. Cold Blooded
17. Afterwards (Bring Yo Friends)
18. The Flight of the Moon Man

Release Date: 2013

Artist: Kid Cudi

Tracks: Unfuckwittable, Red Eye, Cold Blooded, + more

Genres (Music): Experimental hip hop, Alternative hip hop

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