Rapper Big Pooh has improved a lot. He follows up his solid projects with Nottz & Apollo Brown with Everything 4 Sale.
Ras Kass dropped one of the most random and weirdest albums of the year. It includes a Dubstep intro, a Frozen Let It Go remix and, why not…his classic Nature Of The Threat.
Just before the year ends, El-P & Killer Mike come through with one of the better albums of 2016, Run The Jewels 3.
24hrs ends a strong year with the four-track Sunset Blvd EP. Post Malone is the sole guest on the standout cut, Malibu, which you can stream below. Hit download for the whole thing.
After Dom Kennedy & Hit-Boy’s Half-A-Mil, we get a Dom Kennedy solo album. Unfortunately, his old flow isn’t there on this album.
Yo Gotti drops White Friday a.k.a. CM9. The tape features Kanye West, Big Sean, Quavo, DJ Khaled, Blac Youngsta, YFN Lucci & Kodak Black.
J Dilla’s mother released a new Dilla compilation with some unheard music on it, called Jay Dee’s Ma Dukes Collection.
Mos Def is retiring from music, but before he goes, he releases the Dec 99th album. It’s a collaborative effort with Ferrari Sheppard.
I wasn’t familiar with Slim One, but he’s a producer. He enlists Saigon, Termanology, Skyzoo, Ras Kass, Reks, Lil Fame & more.
S.T.S. releases his Ladies Night album, with guest appearances from Torae, Kyle Lucas, Chill Moody, Terrace Martin & more.
Black Soprano Family front man & Griselda affiliate Benny released his 17 Bullets EP. If you’re not familiar with Benny yet, I suggest you start changing that today.
T.I. dropped a surprise album. We get a full-length album, continuing where he left off with the Us Or Else EP.
Mozzy and Trae teamed up for a full-length album. The tape features Snoop Dogg, Jadakiss, Dave East & a bunch of lesser known guests.
Here is the first The LOX (Jadakiss, Styles P & Sheek Louch) album in 16 years. It features Fetty Wap, Mobb Deep & Gucci Mane.
Gucci releases the The Return Of East Atlanta Santa album, featuring Drake, Bryson Tiller & Travis Scott.
Cudi’s new Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’ album is here. Stream an Andre 3000 featured cut below and hit download for the full album.
Yung Lean is considered to be on the forefront of ethereal rap music. His new album Frost God features a cut with A$AP Ferg, which you can stream below. Hit download for the full album.
Snowgoons’ Goon Bap album is out now. It features DJ Premier, Method Man, Conway, Ghostface Killah, Slaine, Killah Priest, Ras Kass, Reef The Lost Cauze, The Doppelgangaz & more.
Here’s the debut EP from the freshly formed Half-A-Mil duo, consisting of Dom Kennedy and producer Hit-Boy.
Tech N9ne released his massive The Storm album. The 32 cuts feature several Strange Music artists as well as Logic, Problem, Joyner Lucas & more. Hit download for the album.
After many years, Charles releases his official debut album. If you haven’t yet, you must see his gripping Faultlines documentary with Redbull.
Joe Young nabs Method Man, Raekwon, ODB, Inspectah Deck, Dame Grease & Masta Killa for his new Wu affiliated album.