Top 25 Rap Albums of the 80's

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It Takes A Nation
1.  It Takes A Nation by Public Enemy
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Paid In Full [Expanded Edition]
2.  Paid In Full [Expanded Edition] by Eric B. & Rakim
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Raising Hell
3.  Raising Hell by Run D.M.C.
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Straight Outta Compton
4.  Straight Outta Compton by N.W.A.
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Criminal Minded
5.  Criminal Minded by Boogie Down Productions
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3 Feet High & Rising
6.  3 Feet High & Rising by De La Soul
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Great Adventures Of Slick Rick
7.  Great Adventures Of Slick Rick by Slick Rick
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Radio
8.  Radio by LL Cool J
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Strictly Business
9.  Strictly Business by EPMD
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Paul's Boutique
10.  Paul's Boutique by Beastie Boys
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Run Dmc
11.  Run Dmc by Run D.M.C.
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Long Live the Kane
12.  Long Live the Kane by Big Daddy Kane
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Critical Beatdown
13.  Critical Beatdown by Ultramagnetic MC's
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Lyte As a Rock
14.  Lyte As a Rock by MC Lyte
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The Message
15.  The Message by Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five
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Follow The Leader [Expanded Edition]
16.  Follow The Leader [Expanded Edition] by Eric B. & Rakim
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By All  Means Necessary
17.  By All Means Necessary by Boogie Down Productions
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Licensed To Ill
18.  Licensed To Ill by Beastie Boys
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All Hail the Queen
19.  All Hail the Queen by Queen Latifah
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No One Can Do It Better
20.  No One Can Do It Better by D.O.C.
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Kurtis Blow
21.  Kurtis Blow by Kurtis Blow
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Planet Rock
22.  Planet Rock by Paul Oakenfold
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As Nasty As They Wanna Be
23.  As Nasty As They Wanna Be by 2 Live Crew
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Goin Off
24.  Goin Off by Biz Markie
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In Full Gear (+3 bonus tracks)
25.  In Full Gear (+3 bonus tracks) by Stetsasonic
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