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

Even though he died in 1996, Tupac Shakur is universally considered one of the greatest rappers of all time and one of the best West Coast rappers as well. By the time he was just 25, he had released some of the best hip hop music of his time, which would live long past his life. This Tupac Shakur discography, featuring each of his studio albums, is ranked from best to worst, so the top Tupac Shakur albums can rightfully be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Tupac Shakur singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.

If you think the greatest 2Pac albums aren'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 Tupac album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know, "What is the Best 2Pac album of all time?" or "What are the top Tupac Shakur albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Albums here include everything from All Eyez on Me to Me Against the World.

This list of popular Tupac Shakur CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

All Eyez on Me is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tupac Shakur Albums of All Time
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All Eyez on Me


1. Ambitionz Az a Ridah
2. All Bout U
3. Skandalouz
4. Got My Mind Made Up
5. How Do U Want It
6. 2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted
7. No More Pain
8. Heartz of Men
9. Life Goes On
10. Only God Can Judge Me
11. Tradin' War Stories
12. California Love (Remix)
13. I Ain't Mad at Cha
14. What'z Ya Phone #

Release Date: 1996

Artist: Tupac Shakur

Tracks: Got My Mind Made Up, Only God Can Judge Me, Ambitionz az a Ridah, Wonda Why They Call U Bytch, Shorty Wanna Be a Thug, + more

Genres (Music): Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop, G-funk, Hardcore hip hop

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#5 on The Best Hip Hop Albums of All Time

#2 on The Best Grammy-Nominated Rap Albums of the 1990s

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Me Against the World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tupac Shakur Albums of All Time
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Me Against the World


1. Intro
2. If I Die 2Nite
3. Me Against the World
4. So Many Tears
5. Temptations
6. Young Niggaz
7. Heavy in the Game
8. Lord Knows
9. Dear Mama
10. It Ain't Easy
11. Can U Get Away
12. Old School
13. Fuck the World
14. Death Around the Corner
15. Outlaw

Release Date: 1995

Artist: Tupac Shakur

Producer: Johnny "J", Osten Harvey, Jr.

Tracks: So Many Tears, Lord Knows, Temptations, Me Against the World, If I Die 2Nite, + more

Length (mins): 01:06:07

Genres (Music): Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop, New jack swing, Political hip hop, + more

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#13 on The Best Hip Hop Albums of All Time

#1 on The Best Grammy-Nominated Rap Albums of the 1990s

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The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tupac Shakur Albums of All Time
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1. Bomb First (My Second Reply)
2. Hail Mary
3. Toss It Up
4. To Live & Die in L.A.
5. Blasphemy
6. Life of an Outlaw
7. Just Like Daddy
8. Krazy
9. White Man'z World
10. Me and My Girlfriend
11. Hold Ya Head
12. Against All Odds

Release Date: 1996

Artist: Tupac Shakur

Producer: Tupac Shakur

Tracks: Against All Odds, Hold Ya Head, Just Like Daddy, Blasphemy, Hail Mary, + more

Length (mins): 00:59:09

Genres (Music): Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop, Political hip hop, G-funk, + more

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#11 on The Best Albums Released Posthumously

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Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tupac Shakur Albums of All Time
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1. Holler If Ya Hear Me
2. Pac's Theme
3. Point the Finga
4. Something 2 Die 4
5. Last Wordz
6. Souljah's Revenge
7. Peep Game
8. Strugglin'
9. Guess Who's Back
10. Representin' 93
11. Keep Ya Head Up
12. Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z...
13. The Streetz R Deathrow
14. I Get Around
15. Papa'z Song
16. 5 Deadly Venomz

Release Date: 1993

Artist: Tupac Shakur

Producer: Tupac Shakur

Tracks: The Streetz R Deathrow, Representin' 93, I Get Around, Strugglin', Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z..., + more

Length (mins): 01:04:05

Genres (Music): Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop, Underground hip hop, Political hip hop, + more

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