20 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2013

Kanye, Jay Z, Eminem and more – who made the best albums this year?

Tyler the Creator, 'Wolf'
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15. Tyler the Creator, 'Wolf'

Odd Future's de facto frontman remained one of rap's most fascinating figures in 2013. Wolf's videos were just as outrageous and gripping as the viral clips that shot his crew into infamy a couple years ago – but deep cuts like "Answer" and "Bimmer" revealed a growing mind and expanding sound, and the pastel-colored Pharrell collab "IFHY" cemented Tyler as the gravel-pitched voice of an emerging generation.

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