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Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicRap and Hip-Hop · 1 decade ago

What was the best album that came out in 1998?

Here's a few that dropped that year:

The Roots - Things Fall Apart

Pete Rock - Soul Survivor

Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

Pras - Ghetto Supastar

Gangstarr - Moment of Truth

Outkast - Aquemini

DMX - It's Dark & Hell Is Hot

DMX - Flesh of My Flesh, Blood of my Blood

The Lox - Money, Power & Respect

Big Pun - Capital Punishment

Fat Joe - Don Cartagena

Blackstar - Blackstar

Juvenile - 400 Degreez

Noreaga - NORE

Canibus - Can-I-Bus

Ras Kass - Rasassination

Jay Z - Vol. 2, Hard Knock Life

Funkmaster Flex Vol III

A Tribe Called Quest - The Love Movement

Redman - Doc's Da Name

Busta Rhymes - Extinction Level Event

M.O.P. - First Family 4 Life

Wu Tang Clan - The Swarm Vol. 1

Rza - Bobby Digital

Sunz of Man - The Last Shall Be First

Killah Priest - Heavy Mental

La the Darkman - Heist of the Century

Cappadonna - The Pillage

Scarface - My Homies

Goodie Mob - Still Standing

Kane & Abel - Am I My Brother's Keeper

E-40 - The Element of Surprise

Eightball & MJG - Lost

Ice Cube - War & Peace Vol. 1

Snoop Dogg - Da Game Is to be Sold, Not to be Told

Young Bleed - My Balls & My Word

DJ Quik - Rhythm-al-ism

Coup - Steal This Album

Kurupt - Kuruption

Daz Dillinger - Retaliation, Revenge and Get Back

Mack 10 - Recipe

Witchdoctor - ASWAT Healin' Ritual

Z-Ro - Look What You Did to Me

C-Murder - Life or Death

Fiend - There's One In Every Family

Trick Daddy - www.thug.com

Sir Mix-A-Lot - Chief Boot Knocka

Mac - Shell Shocked

Jermaine Dupri - Life in 1472

Silkk The Shocker - Charge It 2 da Game

Mystikal - Ghetto Fabulous

P.A. - Straight No Chase

WC - The Shadiest One

Fatal - In The Line of Fire

Master P - MP da Last Don

Big Daddy Kane - Veteranz Day

Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz - Make It Reign

Beastie Boys - Hello Nasty

Def Squad - El Nino

Devin - The Dude

Show & AG - Full Scale

5 Elementz - The Album That Time Forgot (Dilla produced most of it)

Method Man - T2 Judgement Day

Kool G Rap - Roots of Evil

AZ - Pieces of a Man

Jayo Felony - Whatcha Gon Do?

Spice 1 - Hits

C-Bo - Til My Casket Drops

Bad Azz - Word on the Street

Ant Banks - The Best of Ant Banks

Straight Outta Cali

Xzibit - 40 Dayz & 40 Nightz

MC Ren - Ruthless for Life

Bizzy Bone - Heaven'z Move

Above the Law - Legends

Nate Dogg - G Funk Classics

What were the TOP 10 albums that dropped in '98?

If you're interested, check My Questions for 93, 94, 95, 96 & 97 (all open)

Update:

EDIT: Forgot about "Cocoa Brovaz - Rude Awakening." not a classic, but I liked that album..

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  • 1 decade ago
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    From that list (in no order)

    Pete Rock - Soul Survivor

    Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

    Gangstarr - Moment of Truth

    Outkast - Aquemini

    Blackstar - Blackstar

    M.O.P. - First Family 4 Life

    Killah Priest - Heavy Mental

    Goodie Mob - Still Standing

    Coup - Steal This Album

    Xzibit - 40 Dayz & 40 Nightz

    Source(s): Things Fall Apart came out in 99
  • Henry
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    The Coup - Steal This Album

    Ras Kass - Rasassination

    Cocoa Brovaz - Rude Awakening

    Redman - Doc's Da Name

    E-40 - The Element of Surprise

    A Tribe Called Quest - The Love Movement

    MC Ren - Ruthless for Life

    Blackstar - Blackstar

    Spice 1 - Hits

    C-Bo - Til My Casket Drops

  • KAHN
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    1. Blackstar - Blackstar

    2. The Roots - Things Fall Apart

    3. Lauryn Hill - Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

    4. Beastie Boys - Hello Nasty

    5. Devin the Dude - The Dude

    6. Cappadonna - The Pillage

    7. Gangstarr - Moment of Truth

    8. Outkast - Aquemini

    9. RZA - As Bobby Digital

    10. Xzibit - 40 Dayz & 40 Nightz

    Best Years of Hip-Hop

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    1993

    1996

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    A Tribe Called Quest - The Love Movement

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  • leVel8
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    1. Black Star

    2. Miseducation

    3. Capital Punishment

    4. Moment of Truth

    5. The Last Shall be First

  • 1 decade ago

    My top 3 for '98 are:

    Blackstar - Blackstar

    Outkast - Aquemini

    DMX - It's Dark & Hell Is Hot

  • 1 decade ago

    Blackstar album

    Source(s): Was the start of the "bling era" so not many good albums coming out.
  • 1 decade ago

    xzibit 40 days&40 nights

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Sir Mix a lot

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    i do anything - jay-z

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