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2019 Albums

Album of the Year Contenders

Ari LennoxShea Butter Baby (R&B/Soul)
Freddy Gibbs & MadlibBandana (Rap)
Sharon Van EttenRemind Me Tomorrow (Alternative)
YBN CordaeThe Lost Boy (Rap)

Highly Recommended

Anderson .PaakVentura (R&B/Soul)
Big K.R.I.T.TPT (Rap)
BJ the Chicago Kid1123 (R&B/Soul)
BoogieEverything’s for Sale (Rap)
Crimeapple & DJ SkizzWet Dirt (Rap)
DreamvilleRevenge of the Dreamers 3 (Rap)
James BlakeAssume Form (Electronic)
KhalidFree Spirit (R&B/Soul)
Marlon CraftFunhouse Mirror (Rap)
Rick RossPort of Miami 2 (Rap)

Solid

Ariana Grandethank u, next (Pop)
BasSpilled Milk – EP (Rap)
BernerEl Chivo (Rap)
Berner & MozzySlimey Individualz (Rap)
Bun B & Statik SelektahTrillstatik (Rap)
Devin the DudeStill Rollin’ Up: Somethin’ to Ride With (Rap)
Gary Clark, Jr.This Land (Rock)
Jean GraeThat’s Not How You Do That Either (Comedy/Rap/Alternative?)
KXNG CrookedThe Weeklys, Vol. 1 (Rap)
Lucky DayePainted (R&B/Soul)
NasThe Lost Tapes 2 (Rap)
NFThe Search (Rap)
ScHoolboy QCrasH Talk (Rap)
Smoke DZABaconeggandtrees (Rap)
ZacariRun Wild Run Free – EP (R&B/Soul)

Decent

AZLegacy (Rap)
Berner & Curren$yPheno Grigio (Rap)
LogicConfessions of a Dangerous Mind (Rap)
Miley CyrusSHE IS COMING (Pop)
Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquireMr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire (Rap)
Toro y MoiOuter Peace (Alternative/Electronic)
WatskyComplaint (Rap)

*If an album is unlisted, I skimmed it and moved on, never listened to it, or didn’t like it.

TBD

Bon Iveri,i (Alternative)
DrakeCare Package (Rap)
Black MilkDiVE (Rap)
Chance the RapperThe Big Day (Rap)
Maxo KreamBrandon Banks (Rap)
Purple MountainsPurple Mountains (Alternative)
Scarlet ParkeFlight Risk (Pop)
DJ Muggs & CRIMEAPPLEMedallo (Rap)
Big K.R.I.T.K.R.I.T. IZ HERE (Rap)
Blood OrangeAngel’s Pulse (R&B/Soul)
Ed SheeranNo. 6 Collaborations Project (Pop)
GoldLinkDiaspora (Rap)
Beast CoastEscape From New York (Rap)
Kolohe KaiSummer to Winter (Reggae)
MerebaThe Jungle is the Only Way Out (R&B/Soul)
SolangeWhen I Get Home (R&B/Soul)
OffsetFather of 4 (Rap)
KehlaniWhile We Wait (R&B/Soul)
38 Spesh5 Shots – EP (Rap)
38 Spesh38 Strategies of Raw (Rap)
CantrellDevil Never Even Lived (Rap)
YelawolfTrunk Muzik 3 (Rap)
Billie EilishWhen We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (Alternative)
LogicSupermarket (Alternative)

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