Here Is The Status Of The 25 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014

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ARTIST: Wiz Khalifa
ALBUM TITLE: Blacc Hollywood
LABEL: Rostrum/Atlantic
ALBUM #: 5
QUARTER: 2nd
BEGAN RECORDING: 2013
DETAILS: Wiz’s O.N.I.F.C. followup has been a while in the making, but details remain very scarce. With a Taylor Gang compilation on the way and Wiz guesting on seemingly everyone’s projects, it may not be imminent, but the timing is still unclear. One thing we do know—longtime collaborator Cardo, dropped from Taylor Gang late last year, will probably not be involved, while Taylor Gang cohorts Juicy J and Ty Dolla $ign probably will. He’s also alluded to potential collaborations with Adele and Miley Cyrus, and dropped his latest track, “Got Me Some More,” produced by Young Chop, in December.

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ARTIST: Future
ALBUM TITLE: Honest
LABEL: Epic
ALBUM #: 2
QUARTER: 1st
BEGAN RECORDING: 2013
BEATS: Diplo, Pharrell, Mike WiLL Made It, Sonny Digital, Metro Boomin, DJ Spinz
FEATURES: Kanye West, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Drake, Kelly Rowland, Jeremih, Ciara, André 3000, Casino
FIRST SINGLE: “Karate Chop”
DETAILS: Future’s album has been pushed back plenty from its original release date Nov. 17, but the hook-master keeps pumping out new tracks and features while putting the finishing touches on his sophomore effort. While the final product keeps getting pushed around, he let a number of details loose about it when promoting its first release date, including a number of production and features details. While we’re sure the album is important, he’s also got a baby on the way with Ciara, and no official announcement on when Honest will be coming. Stay tuned on this one.

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ARTIST: Meek Mill
ALBUM TITLE: Unknown
LABEL: MMG
ALBUM #: 2
QUARTER: N/A
BEGAN RECORDING: 2013
DETAILS: Details with this one are scarce, but we know he had plenty of new music around the time Dream Chasers 3 dropped last September. In early January, he announced that the second album was “all that matters” in 2014, with the hashtag #specialdelivery, which could hint at a potential album title. Either way, the Maybach lieutenant mentioned in November that he was halfway done with the project, yet we haven’t heard anything more than a snippet of new music from him. Expect Ross to be heavily involved.

  • pretty ridic

    lupe fiasco- tetsuo and youth

  • ayy lmao

    Am I truly supposed to take this seriously when Asher Roth, Juicy J and Rick Ross are on this list

    • Dublyoo

      Asher Roth is much better than Juicy and Rick. He’s really not a bad rapper, he makes some good stuff now, not that corny overdone ‘white college kid that loves to party’ that he used to do.

  • Jordan

    What about Detox?

    • LoKi 303

      Lol that shit ain’t ever droppin

  • kaden

    its not kendricks 2nd album its his 3rd…

    • Matt

      How could anyone down vote this? Section.80 is an amazing album. HiiiiPower and A.D.H.D. are two of his top 5 songs easily. Stop overlooking it!

    • 13thlegend

      overly dedicated was a mixtape

      • U stupid

        Irrelevant

      • Sca

        Section .80.. GKMC..

    • Eric Diep

      Second on a major label.

      • Matt Cosgrove

        So what? Does that mean that “The Heist” wasn’t Macklemore’s first album or that Mac Miller doesn’t already have 2 albums?

  • RealSpit

    It’s a weird thing .. By not having Love Story on here, you make the entire list irrelevant to me .. But then again that’s the point .. What makes Love Story the special album that it is is the exact fact that it’s ignored by these lists

    • Eric Diep

      Box Chevy V was a good teaser. He really needs to redeem himself on this album.

      • HipHopHead999

        “He really needs to redeem himself on this album.”

        As if Radioactive was really THAT bad. Anyway “Love Story” is guaranteed to be better than YG’s album; should have put Yela in his spot at least.

  • Tyler Durden

    TDE 2014… Fuck the rest !!!

    • jake tipple

      Wtf no missing so many great artists who affected 2013

  • Chris

    Y’all missing the biggest album of all.. IAMSU! “Sincerely Yours”

    • RaF

      HBK Gang !

  • zee

    no Wale – “Album About Nothing” ?

  • トラップの神々TRAP GODS

    yall niggas is doomed to fail yet you still calling this mockery hiphop aint no gunplay aint no clipse aint no azealia banks aint no asap mob aint no dominique young unique aint no rat king aint no earlwolf just a bunch of fucking losers and wannabes mocking hip hop talking about NO lying about how rich they are THE FUCK IS WRONG WITH YALL AINT NONE THAT SHIT HOT ON THAT LIST. NOT EVEN KANYE WACK ASS CRYING ABOUT HE GOT ROBBED FOR 13 million ALL THOSE ALBUMS ghost writer welfare XXL kill yourself

    • O C

      Nigga azealia banks is trash

    • Dublyoo

      I really hope you’re joking.

  • Guest

    FUCK MEEK MILL ALBUM!!!!

  • brunobaccinc

    Novi Novak – “Hibernation’s Over II”… this one is gonna be epic!!! Awesome, Novi Novak is a legend

  • Guest

    WTF is “RAPPITY-RAP” about his bars. XXL is ignorant sometimes.

  • http://DMVLIFE.com DMVLIFE.com

    WTF is “RAPPITY-RAP” about Logic’s bars. XXL is ignorant sometimes.

  • infamousmatte

    VMG!! Rattpack for life!

  • Akash Reddy

    VMG > TDE

    • Victor

      I hope this is satire.

  • bobby soxer

    Logic.

  • icon kain

    what the hell the pic don’t come up

  • Tyrome

    50 Cent, T.I, and Kanye are gonna come with some heat. As well as Pusha T, Kendrick, Schoolboy Q. Wiz is gonna come through with some shit to party too as well. 2014 will be dope for HipHop

  • dustin

    Army of the Pharoahs – In Death reborn ? part 1 & 2 both come out this year.. might wanna put some hype on it.