Beyoncé, David Bowie, and Chance The Rapper score the top three stops on Rolling Stone's "Best Albums of 2016" list.
Hip-hop has been well represented in the year 2016, and it's always a beautiful thing to see that reflected in the end of year lists of the mainstream music publications. Beyoncé and Chance The Rapper both had incredible years, and their projects were essentially impossible for the world of rock music to ignore. Rolling Stone released their list of the "50 Best Albums of 2016" today. Here's where hip-hop stood on that list.
1. Beyoncé - Lemonade
2. David Bowie - Blackstar (it's a rock album, but the late legend said Kendrick inspired the entire thing) (RIP)
3. Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book
5. Frank Ocean - Blonde
8. Kanye West - The Life Of Pablo
10. Young Thug - Jeffery
11. Solange - A Seat at the Table
19. Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition
25. Rihanna - Anti
30. A Tribe Called Quest - We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service
32. Alicia Keys - Here
42. Drake - Views
43. Future - Evol
50. Death Grips - Bottomless Pit
What do y'all think? Any serious omissions? Keep us posted in the comments below.