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The Greatest Rap Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked

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List RulesVote up the 2010s rap albums that are destined to become classics.

Here are the best rap albums of the decade, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring popular hip hop music from some of the biggest rappers today, this list of the top 2010s rap albums includes Grammy winners, underrated mixtapes, and several experimental albums. From Kanye West's 2010 Grammy-winning album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy to Kendrick Lamar's 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning album Damn, the 2010s decade was filled with so many good rap albums.  

Vote up the best rap albums of the 2010s, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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    "King Kunta"

    "Alright"

    "Hood Politics"

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    Release Date2010

    TracksWho Will Survive in America, Runaway, Lost in the World

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "Power"

    "Runaway"

    "All of the Lights"

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    Release Date2012

    TracksBitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe, Compton

    Genres (Music)Gangsta rap, Hip hop music, West Coast hip hop

    "B*tch, Don't Kill My Vibe"

    "Poetic Justice" (feat. Drake)

    "Backseat Freestyle"

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    Kendrick Lamar
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    "LOVE."

    "HUMBLE."

    "DNA."

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    "Wet Dreamz"

    "No Role Modelz"

    "Love Yourz"

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    Release Date2016

    Genres (Music)Hip hop

    "Ultralight Beam"

    "Wolves"

    "Famous"

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    Tyler, The Creator
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    "EARFQUAKE"

    "A BOY IS A GUN*"

    "WHAT'S GOOD"

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    Kanye West
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    Release Date2013

    ProducerArca

    TracksI Am a God, I’m in It, New Slaves

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "Black Skinhead"

    "New Slaves"

    "Blood on the Leaves"

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    Travis Scott
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    "Antidote"

    "Pray 4 Love"

    "I Can Tell"

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    Tyler, The Creator
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    "Who Dat Boy"

    "Where This Flower Blooms"

    "Glitter"

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    "Sicko Mode"

    "Butterfly Effect"

    "Stargazing"

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    "Santeria"

    "If You Know You Know"

    "Hard Piano"

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    "Wild for the Night"

    "Long Live A$AP"

    "F**kin' Problems"

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  • 14

    Release Date2010

    TracksMarijuana, All Along, Don't Play This Song

    LabelIsland Music

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

    "Erase Me"

    "Marijuana"

    "Mr. Rager"

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    Mac Miller
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    "Small Worlds"

    "Ladders"

    "Come Back to Earth"

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    Release Date2017

    Genres (Music)Hip hop, Jazz rap

    "Smile"

    "Family Feud"

    "4:44"

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    Release Date2011

    TracksCrew Love, Cameras / Good Ones Go Interlude, Marvins Room / Buried Alive (interlude)

    LabelCash Money Records, Universal Republic Records, Young Money Entertainment

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

    "Headlines"

    "Crew Love"

    "HYFR"

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    Madlib, Freddie Gibbs
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    Release Date2014

    TracksThuggin', Shitsville, Watts

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "Robes"

    "Thuggin'"

    "High"

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    Kendrick Lamar
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    Release Date2011

    TracksKush & Corinthians (His Pain), Rigamortis, Fuck Your Ethnicity

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "A.D.H.D"

    "Rigamortus"

    "Tammy's Song"

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    Release Date2013

    TracksIII. Urn, What Kind Of Love, I. The Worst Guys

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "Playing Around Before the Party Starts"

    "The Worst Guys"

    "Telegraph Ave."

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    Jay-Z, Kanye West
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    Release Date2011

    TracksThat’s My Bitch, Gotta Have It, Made in America

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "Otis"

    "N***as In Paris"

    "Made In America"

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    Release Date2013

    TracksEvil Twin, Wicked Ways, Wicked Ways

    Genres (Music)Hip hop music

    "Berzerk"

    "Rap God"

    "Beautiful Pain"

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    "wonderful"

    "goosebumps"

    "way back"

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    "XO Tour Llif3"

    "Unfazed"

    "Neon Guts"

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    "Company"

    "Know Yourself"

    "Legend"

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List Rules: Vote up the 2010s rap albums that are destined to become classics.