Check out the dates and titles for the albums set to be released this year. This list will be updated all year so check back in the Extra Content > 2018 Anticipated Album Releases tabs for more information.

Albums w/ Release Dates:

1st Quarter (Jan-Mar)


1/16- Dave East- Paranoia 2

1/19- SiR- November

1/26- Migos- Culture II


2/2- Justin Timberlake- Man of the Woods

2/9- Kendrick Lamar & TDE- Black Panther: The Album

2/9- 2 Chainz- The Play Don't Care Who Makes It

2/9- Ravyn Lenae- Crush EP

2/13- Cozz- Effected

2/16- Nipsey Hussle- Victory Lap

2/23- Towkio- .WWW


2/23- EarthGang- Royalty EP


3/2- Tory Lanez- Memories Don’t Die

3/9- August Greene (Common, Robert Glasper, Karriem Riggins)- August Greene

3/16- Bun B- Return of the Trill

3/16- DJ Premier & Royce Da 5’9”- PRhyme 2

3/16- Snoop Dogg- Bible of Love

3/30- The Weeknd- My Dear Melancholy,

3/30- Tink- Pain & Pleasure EP

2nd Quarter (Apr-Jun)


4/5- Saba- Care For Me

4/6- Flatbush ZOMBiES- Vacation In Hell

4/6Cardi B- Invasion of Privacy

4/13- Glacier Boyz- TBA (Postponed)

4/13Tinashe- Joyride

4/20J. Cole- KOD

4/27- Janelle Monae- Dirty Computer


5/4- Royce Da 5’9”- Book of Ryan

5/4- Rae Sremmurd- SR3MM / Swaecation / Jxmtro

5/4- Desiigner- L.O.D.

5/18- KYLE- Light of Mine

5/25A$AP Rocky- Testing

5/25Pusha T- DAYTONA


6/1- Black Thought & 9th Wonder- Streams of Thought Vol. 1

6/1Kanye West- Ye

6/8- Jorja Smith- Lost & Found

6/8- Kanye West & Kid Cudi- KIDS SEE GHOSTS

6/15- Jay Rock- Redemption

6/15- Nas- NASIR

6/15- R+R=NOW- Collagically Speaking

6/16- The Carters- EVERYTHING IS LOVE

6/22- Teyana Taylor- KTSE

6/29- Drake- Scorpion

3rd Quarter (Jul-Sep)


7/20- The Internet- Hive Mind


8/3- Travis Scott- Astroworld

8/10Nicki Minaj- Queen

8/24- Bas- Milky Way

8/31- Eminem- Kamikaze

8/31- Bun B- Return of the Trill


Quavo- Quavo Huncho

9/14- Noname- Room 25

9/14- 6LACK- East Atlanta Love Letter

9/28- Lil Wayne- Tha Carter V

9/28- Logic- Young Sinatra 4

9/28- JMSN- Velvet

4th Quarter (Oct-Dec)

The Weeknd- Chapter 6


10/12- Belly- Immigrant

10/12- Quavo- Quavo Huncho

10/26- Mick Jenkins- Pieces of a Man

10/26- NAO- Saturn

10/26- Tory Lanez- LoVE me NOw

10/26- Jeremih & Ty Dolla $ign- Mih-Ty


11/2- Vince Staples- FM!

11/2- Takeoff- The Last Rocket

11/8- Smino- Smino Noir

11/16- Anderson .Paak- Oxnard

11/16- Mariah Carey - Caution

11/17- Jaden Smith - The Sunset Tapes: A Cool Tape Story

11/22- Dipset- Diplomatic Ties

11/26- J.I.D- DiCaprio 2


12/7- Gucci Mane- The Evil Genius

12/14- Offset- TBA

Unknown Dates:

2 Chainz- Rap or Go To the League

Bryson Tiller- Serenity

Cypress Hill- Elephants On Acid

DJ Khaled- Father of Asahd

Earl Sweatshirt- TBA

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib- Bandana

Future- TBA

Gallant- TBA

Jeezy- TM104


Rick Ross- Port of Miami 2: Born to Kill

ScHoolboy Q- TBA


Chance The Rapper & Childish Gambino- TBA

Chance The Rapper- TBA

G.O.O.D. Music- Cruel Winter

Puff Daddy & The Family- No Way Out 2

Rihanna- TBA