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The Best Rap Albums of 2019  

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List Rules Only studio albums. No mixtapes.

Featuring the biggest rap hits of the year, the best hip hop albums of 2019 includes debut albums from new rappers, collaborative albums, and highly anticipated releases. From popular rappers, like Future, Cardi B, Migos, and more, which best new rap albums deserve to be ranked on the top ten of 2019? 

Vote up the best 2019 rap albums, and add your favorites if they are missing from this list. For more recent music, check out the best rap mixtapes of 2019 and the best hip hip albums of 2018.

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1
The Lost Boy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
YBN Cordae

"Wintertime"

"Have Mercy"

"Sweet Lawd"

2
Revenge of the Dreamers III is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Dreamville

"Middle Child"

"Down Bad"

"Got Me"

3
Igor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Tyler, the Creator

"Igor's Theme" 

"Earfquake"    

"I Think" 

4
Zuu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
ZUU

"Ricky"

"Speedboat"

"Yoo"    

5
Bandana is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Freddie Gibbs and Madlib

"Flat Tummy Tea"

"Crime Pays"

"Giannis"

6
CrasH Talk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
ScHoolboy Q

"Tales"

"CHopstix"

"Numb Numb Juice"

7
The Search is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
NF

"Why"

"The Search"

"When I Grow Up"

8
Everything's for Sale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Boogie

"Self Destruction"

"Silent Ride"

"Rainy Days"

9
Perfect Ten is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
DJ Mustard

"Pure Water"

"100 Bands"

"Baguettes in the Face"

10
The Sailor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Rich Brian

"The Sailor"

"Rapapapa"

"Yellow"

11
Ventura is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Anderson Paak

"King James"

"Make It Better"

"Winners Circle"

12
Death Race For Love is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Juice WRLD

"Robbery"

"Hear Me Calling"

"Big"

13
The Lost Tapes II is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Nas

"Jarreau of Rap (Skatt Attack)"

"Vernon Family"

"No Bad Energy"

14
Rap or Go to the League is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
2 Chainz

"Girl's Best Friend"

"Forgiven"

"Threat 2 Society"    
 

15
Father of 4 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Offset

"Red Room"

"Lick"

"Legacy"

16
Ignorance Is Bliss is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Skepta

"Bullet from a Gun"

"Greaze Mode"

"Same Old Story"

17
K.R.I.T. Iz Here is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Big K.R.I.T.

"K.R.I.T. Here"

"I Been Waitin"

"Energy"

18
Shelby is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
EmirOrAli added Lil Skies

"Stop the Madness"

"i"

"Name in the Sand"

 

19
ERYS is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Jaden Smith

"Again"

"Beautiful Disruption"

"i-drip-or-is"

20
Escape From New York is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Beast Coast

"Puke"

"Desperado"

"Left Hand"

21
4Real 4Real is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
YG

"Stop Snitchin"

"Go Loko"

"In the Dark"

22
Arizona Baby is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Kevin Abstract

"Big Wheels"

"Joyride"

"Georgia"

23
Injury Reserve is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Injury Reserve

"Jailbreak the Tesla"

"Jawbreaker"

"Koruna & Lime"

24
Brandon Banks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Maxo Kream

"Meet Again"

"Bissonnet"

"Change"

25
Death Race for Love is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rap Albums of 2019
Juice WRLD

"Robbery"

"Hear Me Calling"

"Fast"