Our favorite rap albums and mixtapes from the past year.
New track features Beans of Antipop Consortium
A 15-pack of incredible new releases that you need to hear.
The Philadelphia artist’s latest is out now.
Camae Ayewa’s new full-length is an embrace of heady, accessible sounds without softening the poignancy of her words.
Hear the title track.
Hear new track “Obsidian.”
Camae Ayewa shares her first new single with new label Anti-.
Adult Swim just launched the 2021 edition of its singles program, which started all the…
Hear Iceage’s “High & Hurt,” which kicks off the series.
10 albums to start the year off right
A hip-hop tag-team that thrives on both dazzling abstraction and jagged honesty.
Hear the duo’s new surprise-released psychedelic hip-hop release.
Moor Mother has announced a new album. After a busy year with a number of…
Hear the new live-in-studio punk album from the two producers.
Hear the new single, “No Más.”
A dark, powerful triumph that harbors hope and joy amid its intense sonic landscape.
Twenty albums you need to hear before the year’s over.