The Hot 200: The Greatest Rap CD/LP's Ever Pt. 1 [#'s 1-40]

A Listmania! list by 502 (Harm City USA)
The list author says: "In my opinion, the 200 greatest full length hip-hop/rap recordings of all time. East, west, south. Old school, golden era, new school. Underground and commercial. I've heard it all. I've broken them down into 5 lists of 40. Argue over them, agree with some, wonder "WTF?". Here it is..."
Stankonia
1.  Stankonia by Outkast
$7.29   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (340 customer reviews)

It Takes a Nation of Millions
2.  It Takes a Nation of Millions by Public Enemy
$5.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (212 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Straight Outta Compton
3.  Straight Outta Compton by N.W.A.
$14.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Paid in Full
4.  Paid in Full by Eric B. & Rakim
$4.99   Used & New from: $1.77
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (148 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Chronic
5.  The Chronic by Dr. Dre
$10.00   Used & New from: $8.53
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (422 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Unfinished Business
6.  Unfinished Business by EPMD
$11.49   Used & New from: $5.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Death Certificate
7.  Death Certificate by Ice Cube
$11.94   Used & New from: $3.66
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (116 customer reviews)

Fear of a Black Planet
8.  Fear of a Black Planet by Public Enemy
$4.99   Used & New from: $0.24
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (119 customer reviews)

Illmatic
9.  Illmatic by Nas
$7.29   Used & New from: $3.22
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (749 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Raising Hell
10.  Raising Hell by Run D.M.C.
Used & New from: $0.08
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (78 customer reviews)

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By All  Means Necessary
11.  By All Means Necessary by Boogie Down Productions
Used & New from: $4.81
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

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The Low End Theory
12.  The Low End Theory by A Tribe Called Quest
$7.00   Used & New from: $1.82
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (229 customer reviews)

Life After Death
13.  Life After Death by Notorious B.I.G.
$6.99   Used & New from: $1.70
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (362 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Great Adventures of Slick Rick
14.  Great Adventures of Slick Rick by Slick Rick
$4.99   Used & New from: $1.57
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (106 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Marshall Mathers LP
15.  The Marshall Mathers LP by Eminem
$8.39   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,205 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Reasonable Doubt
16.  Reasonable Doubt by Jay-Z
$13.92   Used & New from: $9.92
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (343 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Supreme Clientele
17.  Supreme Clientele by Ghostface Killah
Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (179 customer reviews)

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Stillmatic
18.  Stillmatic by Nas
$7.29   Used & New from: $0.49
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (446 customer reviews)

Resurrection
19.  Resurrection by Geto Boys
$10.70   Used & New from: $0.98
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Bigger & Deffer
20.  Bigger & Deffer by LL Cool J
$5.99   Used & New from: $0.84
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews)

Run Dmc
21.  Run Dmc by Run D.M.C.
$17.85   Used & New from: $2.00
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

Underground Kingz
22.  Underground Kingz by UGK
$9.99   Used & New from: $2.05
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The Black Album
23.  The Black Album by Jay-Z
$11.69   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (772 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik
24.  Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik by Outkast
$7.29   Used & New from: $1.03
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews)

Doggystyle
25.  Doggystyle by Snoop Dogg
$10.00   Used & New from: $5.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (387 customer reviews)

Infamous
26.  Infamous by Mobb Deep
$7.29   Used & New from: $2.00
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (183 customer reviews)

Capital Punishment
27.  Capital Punishment by Big Pun
$11.99   Used & New from: $3.25
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

Strictly Business
28.  Strictly Business by EPMD
Used & New from: $0.07
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

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Amerikkkas Most Wanted
29.  Amerikkkas Most Wanted by Ice Cube
$10.84   Used & New from: $3.24
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (52 customer reviews)

(Blacktrash) The Autobiography of Kirk Jones
30.  (Blacktrash) The Autobiography of Kirk Jones by Sticky Fingaz
$61.29   Used & New from: $2.27
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews)

Internal Affairs
31.  Internal Affairs by Pharoahe Monch
$74.99   Used & New from: $17.49
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

Ready to Die: The Remaster
32.  Ready to Die: The Remaster by Notorious B.I.G.
Used & New from: $17.69
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (391 customer reviews)

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Black Sunday
33.  Black Sunday by Cypress Hill
$7.29   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (93 customer reviews)

Fat Boys
34.  Fat Boys by Fat Boys
Used & New from: $99.95
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Illadelph Halflife
35.  Illadelph Halflife by The Roots
$8.99   Used & New from: $0.34
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews)

Only Built 4 Cuban Linx
36.  Only Built 4 Cuban Linx by Raekwon
$7.29   Used & New from: $2.03
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (217 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Quik Is the Name
37.  Quik Is the Name by Michael Hedges
$20.00   Used & New from: $0.91
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Me Against the World
38.  Me Against the World by 2Pac
$8.39   Used & New from: $4.39
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (300 customer reviews)

Liquid Swords
39.  Liquid Swords by Genius
$4.99   Used & New from: $1.77
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (257 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Mr Scarface Is Back
40.  Mr Scarface Is Back by Scarface
Used & New from: $1.99
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

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