Top 25 Rap Albums of the 80's

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It Takes a Nation of Millions
1.  It Takes a Nation of Millions by Public Enemy
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Paid in Full
2.  Paid in Full by Eric B. & Rakim
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (145 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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.
$37.49   Used & New from: $2.87
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (225 customer reviews)

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
$6.62   Used & New from: $0.48
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (101 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Radio
8.  Radio by LL Cool J
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Strictly Business
9.  Strictly Business by EPMD
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Paul's Boutique
10.  Paul's Boutique by Beastie Boys
$15.86   Used & New from: $0.07
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (231 customer reviews)

Run Dmc
11.  Run Dmc by Run D.M.C.
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

Long Live the Kane
12.  Long Live the Kane by Big Daddy Kane
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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
$17.08   Used & New from: $9.89
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

The Message
15.  The Message by Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five
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Follow the Leader
16.  Follow the Leader by Eric B. & Rakim
$5.98   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

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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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (282 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

All Hail the Queen
19.  All Hail the Queen by Queen Latifah
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

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No One Can Do It Better
20.  No One Can Do It Better by D.O.C.
$11.54   Used & New from: $3.74
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews)

Kurtis Blow
21.  Kurtis Blow by Kurtis Blow
$7.83   Used & New from: $2.26
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Planet Rock
22.  Planet Rock by Paul Oakenfold
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

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As Nasty As They Wanna Be
23.  As Nasty As They Wanna Be by 2 Live Crew
$15.56   Used & New from: $7.90
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (50 customer reviews)

Goin Off
24.  Goin Off by Biz Markie
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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In Full Gear (+3 bonus tracks)
25.  In Full Gear (+3 bonus tracks) by Stetsasonic
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