I am rapidly approaching 150 music reviews for Rap Music Ratings. I am currently on 134 albums, mixtapes and EP’s rated and reviewed. Today I had a look through all 134 of my reviews and made a note of every score I have given so far.

In 134 reviews, I came across 18 examples of overall album ratings I now think I scored incorrectly.

Here are the albums that now have a different score. I’ll start with the four albums I have now given a higher score than my original score.


The College Dropout – Kanye West

Original Score: 8.9

New Score: 9


Lemonade – Beyonce 

Original Score: 8.5

New Score: 8.8


Barter 6 – Young Thug 

Original Score: 8.2

New Score: 8.5


Die Lit – Playboi Carti

Original Score: 6

New Score: 6.5


Graduation – Kanye West 

Original Score: 8.2

New Score: 8.4


Now lets take a look at the albums I have lowered the original scores on.

Kamikaze – Eminem

Original Score: 6.5

New Score: 5.5


Culture 2 – Migos

Original Score: 7.7

New Score: 6.5


What A Time To Be Alive – Drake & Future

Original Score: 8.2

New Score: 7.4


Finally Rich – Chief Keef 

Original Score: 9

New Score: 8.4


DAMN – Kendrick Lamar 

Original Score: 9.3

New Score: 8.8


Recovery – Eminem 

Original Score: 7.2

New Score: 6.6


Yeezus – Kanye West

Original Score: 9.9

New Score: 9.3

(This new score is lower than MBDTF, but Yeezus is still my fave Kanye album)


Relapse – Eminem

Original Score: 7.6

New Score: 7.3


Hood Billionaire – Rick Ross

Original Score: 7.4

New Score: 7


Take Care – Drake

Original Score: 8.6

New Score: 8.5


Magna Carta, Holy Grail – JAY Z

Original Score: 7.9

New Score: 7.4


Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight – Travis Scott

Original Score: 7.9

New Score: 7.5


Marshall Mathers LP 2 – Eminem

Original Score: 8.4

New Score: 7.9