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Rappers with the Best Album Discography, Ranked

Updated July 29, 2020 35.8k votes 3.4k voters 17.4k views83 items

List RulesOnly rappers with at least three studio albums

Hip hop heads, it's time to rank rap artists with the best albums. The best rapper discographies are based on singles, composition, songs, lyrics, beats, and even hype. This list of rappers with the best albums only includes studio albums, but you can vote for rappers with the best mixtapes here. Which rapper has the best discography?

When it comes to voting for the best rapper discography, Kanye West, 50 Cent, and Eminem are usually the first rappers mentioned. Hip hop fans all agree that My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, To Pimp a Butterfly, and The Marshall Mathers LP are some of the best rap albums of all time. 

Vote for who you think are the rappers with the best albums. Feel free to add any rappers missing from the list as well, and when you're finished, head on over and vote on the best rap lyricists of all time.

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  • Danny Brown26

    Atrocity Exhibition, Old, XXX, The Hybrid

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  • Common27
    195
    160

    Can I Borrow a Dollar?, Resurrection, One Day It'll All Make Sense, Like Water for Chocolate, Electric Circus, Be, Finding Forever, Universal Mind Control, The Dreamer/The Believer, Nobody's Smiling, Black America Again

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  • Raekwon28
    162
    133

    Only Built 4 Cuban Linx..., Immobilarity, The Lex Diamond Story, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II, Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang, Fly International Luxurious Art, The Wild

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  • Redman29
    301
    309

    Whut? Thee Album, Dare Iz a Darkside, Muddy Waters, Doc's da Name 2000, Malpractice, Red Gone Wild: Thee Album, Reggie, Mudface

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  • 50 Cent30
    481
    525

    Get Rich or Die Tryin', The Massacre, Curtis, Before I Self Destruct, Animal Ambition

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  • Big Pun31
    150
    135

    Capital Punishment, Yeeeah Baby

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  • Busta Rhymes32

    The Coming, When Disaster Strikes..., E.L.E.: The Final World Front, Anarchy, Genesis, It Ain't Safe No More..., The Big Bang, Back On My B.S., Year of the Dragon

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  • Pusha T33
    62
    30

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  • Royce da 5'9"34
    283
    344

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  • Talib Kweli35

    Quality, The Beautiful Struggle, Eardrum, Gutter Rainbows, Prisoner of Conscious, Gravitas, F*** The Money, Radio Silence

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  • The Weeknd36

    Kiss Land, Star Boy, Beauty Behind The Madness, Trilogy

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  • GZA37
    80
    88

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  • LL Cool J38
    115
    117

    Authentic, Exit 13, Todd Smith, The DEFinition, 10, G.O.A.T. (Greatest Of All Time), Phenomenon, Mr. Smith, 14 Shots to the Dome, Mama Said Knock You Out, Walking with a Panther, Bigger and Deffer, Radio

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  • Drake39
    244
    290

    Views, Nothing Was the Same, Take Care, Thank Me Later

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  • Big Daddy Kane40

    Veteranz' Day, Daddy's Home, Looks Like a Job For..., Prince of Darkness, Taste of Chocolate, It's a Big Daddy Thing, Long Live the Kane

  • Denzel Curry41
    57
    40

    Denzel Curry

  • Ludacris42
    118
    131

    Ludaversal, Battle of the Sexes, Theater of the Mind, Release Therapy, The Red Light District, Chicken-n-Beer, Word of Mouf, Back for the First Time

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  • Big Sean43
    248
    313

    I Decided, Dark Sky Paradise, Hall of Fame, Finally Famous

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  • A Tribe Called Quest44

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  • Xzibit47
    150
    235

    At the Speed of Life, 40 Dayz & 40 Nightz, Restless, Man vs. Machine, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Full Circle, Napalm

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  • Ice-T48
    77
    113

    Rhyme Pays, Power, The Iceberg/Freedom of Speech...Just Watch What You Say, O.G. Original Gangster, Home Invasion, Ice-T VI: Return of the Real, The Seventh Deadly Sin, Gangsta Rap, Criminal Vortex

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  • Lil' Kim50

    Hard Core, The Notorious K.I.M., La Bella Mafia, The Naked Truth

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