ALL: Best Of

Notable Hip-Hop Albums of 2021

Year two of the pandemic felt unsettled, with a dearth of vital artists to dictate the culture. Despite it all, good rap music still exists.

The 100 Best Rap Singles of 1991

Of all the years when rap music grew into a global movement – the golden age years – 1991 may be the most difficult to summarize.

The 50 Best Rap Singles of 1980

The first full year of recorded rap music was marked by novelty 12-inches, rapping deejays, and one 1979 smash that overshadowed them all.

The 100 Best Rap Singles of 1990

The 100 best rap singles of 1990 found the hip-hop nation reckoning with an audience that may have not fully appreciated Black culture.