24 Most Anticipated Rap Albums For the Rest of 2017

Jay Z, Eminem, Nicki Minaj and more LPs that may drop before 2018

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Jay-Z

Album: 4:44
Release Date: June 30th
In the last few years, Jay-Z has spent his time as a husband, father, streaming music mogul, festival curator, documentary producer, Songwriters Hall of Famer and general icon. For his first album in nearly four years, he may remind everyone that he's also one of the greatest rappers of all time. It's hard to guess what it will sound like considering the breadth of music in his nearly 30-year career, but the entire thing will be produced by No I.D., marking the first time the rapper released an album backed by a single producer.