44 Greatest Hip Hop Debut Albums of All Time, Ranked

The top 44 greatest debut albums by a hip hop artist or group, ranked:

  1. Souls of Mischief – ’93 Till Infinity
  2. The Pharcyde – Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde
  3. Eminem – The Slim Shady LP
  4. Das EFX – Dead Serious
  5. People Under The Stairs – The Next Step
  6. Soulchef – Escapism
  7. Blue Scholars – Blue Scholars
  8. Notorious B.I.G. – Ready To Die
  9. Cunninlynguists – Will Rap For Food
  10. Time Machine – Slow Your Roll
  11. Black Moon – Enta Da Stage
  12. Jurassic 5 – Quality Control
  13. Dr. Dre – The Chronic
  14. Outkast – Southernplayalisticadilacmuzik
  15. Nas – Illmatic
  16. A Tribe Called Quest – People’s Instinctive Travels and The Paths of Rhythm
  17. Snoop Dogg – Doggystyle
  18. Blackalicious – Nia
  19. One Be Lo – Sonogram
  20. Kanye West – The College Dropout
  21. De La Soul – 3 Feet High and Rising
  22. Digable Planets – Reachin’ (A New Refutation Of Time and Space)
  23. Ms. Lauryn Hill – The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
  24. Big Pun – Capital Punishment
  25. Camp Lo – Uptown Saturday Night
  26. Wu-Tang Clan – Enter The Wu-Tang Clan
  27. NWA – Straight Outta Compton
  28. Mos Def – Black On Both Sides
  29. Big L – Lifestylez Ov Da Poor & Dangerous
  30. Black Star – Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star
  31. Kooley High – The Summer Sessions EP
  32. Flamingosis – Kahunastyle
  33. Lupe Fiasco – Lupe’s Fiasco’s Food & Liquor
  34. 50 Cent – Get Rich Or Die Tryin’ 
  35. Naughty By Nature – Naughty By Nature
  36. Common – Can I Borrow A Dollar
  37. Cypress Hill – Cypress Hill
  38. Rapper Big Pooh – Sleepers
  39. Another Level – On Anotha Level
  40. Beastie Boys – Licensed to Ill
  41. Dela – Atmosphere Airlines Vol 1
  42. Jazz Addixx – Oxygen
  43. Awon & Phoniks – Return to the Golden Era
  44. Blu – Below The Heavens

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