Best Rap CD's

A Listmania! list by David A. White (Tha Hood)
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Chronic 2001
1.  Chronic 2001 by Dr. Dre
The list author says:
  "so many classics and all the ones you havn't heard on the radio are good too."
$7.50   Used & New from: $1.45
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (742 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Eminem Show
2.  The Eminem Show by Eminem
The list author says:
  "probably em's best cd in my opinion, however they are all amazing. "
$7.50   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,233 customer reviews)

The Marshall Mathers LP
3.  The Marshall Mathers LP by Eminem
The list author says:
  "This is his second best by a hair.  also really good."
$8.39   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,225 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Life After Death
4.  Life After Death by Notorious B.I.G.
The list author says:
  "almost as good as Ready to die, but a few forgettable songs make all the difference."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (382 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

All Eyez on Me
5.  All Eyez on Me by 2Pac
The list author says:
  "The only reason this is the only 2pac CD on here is because it's the only one I have (besides greatest hits) and hence its the only one ive listened to a number of times, still one of the greatest."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (751 customer reviews)

Blackout!
6.  Blackout! by Method Man
The list author says:
  "most underrated rap CD I think.  listenable the whole way through"
$7.59   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (151 customer reviews)

Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers
7.  Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers by Wu-Tang Clan
The list author says:
  "just as good as blackout, depends what you like more."
$7.00   Used & New from: $1.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (463 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Great Depression
8.  The Great Depression by DMX
The list author says:
  "DMX, definitally one of my favorite rappers, and this right here is his best  and hardest CD"
$7.59   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (177 customer reviews)

Doggystyle
9.  Doggystyle by Snoop Dogg
The list author says:
  "Snoop's best CD, and great follow up to the chronic."
$11.87   Used & New from: $7.29
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (397 customer reviews)

The Chronic
10.  The Chronic by Dr. Dre
The list author says:
  "Speaking of the chronic..."
$11.87   Used & New from: $6.50
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (443 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Encore (Deluxe Edition)
11.  Encore (Deluxe Edition) by Eminem
The list author says:
  "another great CD by eminem.  the last song is worth the CD alone."
$13.79   Used & New from: $0.85
3.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (779 customer reviews)

Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
12.  Get Rich Or Die Tryin' by 50 Cent
The list author says:
  "It was better before everyone liked it, but it still is a very good CD, and one of the first I could listen to the whole way through in a while. "
$9.00   Used & New from: $0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,340 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Duets: The Final Chapter
13.  Duets: The Final Chapter by Notorious B.I.G.
The list author says:
  "I know I wont get a lot of people agreeing with this, but its a very enjoyable CD to listen to, and it has some very impressive guests. "
$7.32   Used & New from: $0.48
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (128 customer reviews)

Straight Outta Compton
14.  Straight Outta Compton by N.W.A.
The list author says:
  "One of the first great ganster rap CD's, however a little dated."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (249 customer reviews)

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The Slim Shady LP
15.  The Slim Shady LP by Eminem
The list author says:
  "Gotta have all of em's CDs in my top 20, but they all deserve thier spots. "
$7.73   Used & New from: $0.46
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,291 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

It's Dark And Hell Is Hot
16.  It's Dark And Hell Is Hot by DMX
The list author says:
  "Only better than flesh of my flesh because i like 'Damien' more than 'The Omen' other than that the two CD's are just as good as each other in my opinion."
$8.39   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (402 customer reviews)

Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood
17.  Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of My Blood by DMX
The list author says:
  "yeah...."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (395 customer reviews)

Back For The First Time
18.  Back For The First Time by Ludacris
The list author says:
  "Ludacris is the most under rated rapper in these lists.  Definitally one of the funnier rappers, next to Redman and Eminem(sometimes)"
$10.99   Used & New from: $0.73
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews)

The Documentary
19.  The Documentary by The Game
The list author says:
  "Will be looked at along with some of these other classics down the road. "
$5.99   Used & New from: $0.39
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (677 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Ghetto Fabolous
20.  Ghetto Fabolous by Fabolous
The list author says:
  "Okay, Fabolous is definitally one ofthe most under rated, if not the most under-rated rappers around.  This and Real Talk are both very good albums. "
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (115 customer reviews)

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Doggfather
21.  Doggfather by Snoop Dogg
The list author says:
  "An overlooked CD.  Sometimes you need more Snoop than Doggystyle and The Chronic can provide."
$10.43   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

College Dropout
22.  College Dropout by Kanye West
The list author says:
  "Kanye West's first album did not deserve AS much hype as it got, but its still a great CD.  A nice break if you want something a bit softer than some of the CDs mentioned earlier.."
$7.39   Used & New from: $0.25
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,010 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Trap Muzik
23.  Trap Muzik by T.I.
The list author says:
  "I personally think T.I. is an aquired taste but i have grown to listen to my share of his music.  This and urban legend are both good CD's. "
$6.99   Used & New from: $2.00
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (151 customer reviews)

Venni, Vetti, Vecci
24.  Venni, Vetti, Vecci by Ja Rule
The list author says:
  "Okay, I know it's Ja Rule, but it actually has a lot of good songs and is definitally one of the better CD's on this list, even though I dont like admitting it. "
$7.59   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (262 customer reviews)

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Why does this keep getting delayed (vinyl)? 0 Dec 30, 2014
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chronic 2001 0 Aug 8, 2014
The Chronic by Dr. Dre 1 May 30, 2014
Waiting on Detox 3 Nov 13, 2012
kindle 0 Sep 10, 2009
Rap Sucks (especially 50 Cent) 7 Sep 9, 2009
Who Is that kid in the song "The Documentary" 2 Sep 18, 2008
King mathers and the Detox album 0 Aug 26, 2008
New documentary that will blow your mind! 0 Aug 15, 2008
Wu Help 2 Aug 4, 2008
 
   

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