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The Best Nelly Albums of All Time 

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Updated July 3, 2018 160 votes 78 voters 2.2k views 7 items

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

With some of the biggest songs in rap history, Nelly is rightfully considered one of the best pop rappers ever. Here, you can check out a complete list of the best Nelly albums, including every studio release along with pictures of the album covers. This Nelly discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Nelly albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Nelly singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Nelly 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 Nelly album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Nelly album of all time?" or "What are the top Nelly albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Some of Nelly's most notable allbums include Nellyville and Country Grammar.

This list of popular Nelly 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 the albums you think are best, while voting down any others accordingly.

Nellyville is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nelly Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nelly

Release Date: 2002

Tracks: Dilemma, Dilemma (feat. Kelly Rowland), Nellyville, + more

Length (mins): 01:19:49

Genres (Music): Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Pop rap, G-funk, Midwest hip hop

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Country Grammar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nelly Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nelly

Release Date: 2000

Tracks: E.I., Luven Me, Wrap Sumden, + more

Length (mins): 01:07:15

Genres (Music): Hip hop music, Southern hip hop, Midwest hip hop

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Suit is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nelly Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nelly

Release Date: 2004

Producer: The Neptunes, Jazze Pha

Tracks: Play It Off, Over and Over, Ride Wit Me (remix), + more

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues, Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B

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Sweat is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nelly Albums of All Time
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Artist: Nelly

Release Date: 2004

Producer: The Neptunes, Jazze Pha, The Alchemist

Tracks: Heart of a Champion, Getcha Getcha, American Dream, + more

Genres (Music): Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B

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