Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar

The top dawg of TDE solidifies his place as the GOAT with the release of To Pimp a Butterfly. The Compton rapper and songwriter captures a snapshot of the world in his rhymes through the beautiful art of storytelling.

Common

Common

G.O.O.D. Music's very own renaissance man takes us to the “Kingdom” where Nobody's Smiling. Common shows that he's a monster on the mic and can tear through bars with ease.

Big Sean

Big Sean

G.O.O.D. Music's Finally Famous rapper has got us turning our music way up! We feel blessed! And he's capped off the year by luring his fans into the awesome Dark Sky Paradise he's created.

Drake

Drake

If You're Reading This It's Too Late as Drizzy has already set the game on fire with dope joints like "Know Yourself," "Legend" and "Energy." Now Drake is just straight-up showin' off!

J. Cole

J. Cole

Once J. Cole dropped 2014 Forest Hills Drive, he quickly proved it's one Cole World. Apparently!

Wale

Wale

Wale plus Jerry Seinfield makes for an odd couple, but this unlikely pair comes equipped with great talent to create a truly captivating body of work. The Album About Nothing touches on the shallow complexities of situationships.