A complete list of hip hop, grime and afrobeats album release dates for 2017. Find out when artists are releasing new hip hop, grime and afrobeats albums and mixtapes. Skip right to the month you want:

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

TBC (to be confirmed)


January

1 Jan

Chief Keef – Two Zero One Seven

Trinidad James – The Wake Up 2

Tory Lanez – Chixtape 4

Tory Lanez – The New Toronto 2

 

12 Jan

Trey Songz – Anticipation 3

 

13 Jan

Wiley – Godfather

Run The Jewels – RTJ3

Nadia Rose – Highly Flammable

Curren$y, Corner Boy P & T.Y. – The Jetlanta EP

 

15 Jan

Scotty ATL – Smokin On My Own Strain

 

20 Jan

Eric Bellinger – Eric B For President: Term 1

 

25 Jan

Gucci Mane – 3 For Free

 

27 Jan

New Gen – New Gen

Kehlani – SWEET SEXY SAVAGE

Migos – Culture

 

February

 

2 Feb

Young Dolph – Gelato

 

3 Feb

Sampha – Process

Big Sean – I Decided

Syd – Fin

Wyclef Jean – J’ouvert

 

10 Feb

Rag’n’Bone Man – Human

Lupe Fiasco – DROGAS Light

Devlin – The Devil In

Mr Eazi – Life Is Eazi, Vol. 1 – Accra To Lagos

Afro B – Afrowave

Nines – One Foot Out

 

14 Feb

Kent Jones – The LUH Tape

Scotty ATL & Drumma Boy – Who Shot Cupid?

Mila J – MILAULONGTIME

 

17 Feb

Fat Joe & Remy Ma – Plata o Plomo

Jidenna – The Chief

Future – FUTURE

Legundary Beatz – Afropop 101

 

20 Feb

Curren$y – Jet Life All-Stars

 

21 Feb

Soulja Boy – Big Soulja

 

24 Feb

Future – HNDRXX

Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer

Blac Youngsta – Illuminati

 

26 Feb

Lil Uzi Vert – Luv Is Rage 1.5

 

28 Feb

Lil Durk – Love Songs For The Streets

 

March

 

3 March

Ibibio Sound Machine – Uyai

Ed Sheeran  – Divide

Def Jam Presents – Direct Deposit Vol.2

 

4 March

OG Maco – Children Of The Rage

 

10 March

Eric Bellinger – Eric B. For President: Term 2

 

11 March

Korede Bello – Belloved

 

15 March

Wale & DJ Luna – Before I SHiNE

 

17 March

Rick Ross – Rather You Than Me

Bonkaz – Quality Control 2.0

The-Dream – Genesis

 

18 March

Drake – More Life

 

24 March

Mike WiLL Made-It – Ransom 2

Trey Songz – Tremaine The Album

GoldLink – At What Cost

Raekwon – The Wild

Troy Ave – Dope Boy Troy

BJ The Chicago Kid – A Tribute to Confessions

 

25 March

Section Boyz – Soundcheck

27 March

Ozone x Tey Chaplain – LAST NIGHT IN LAGOS

 

28 March

Iyanya – Signature

 

31 March

Geko – Lionheart

Nelly Furtado – The Ride

Freddie Gibbs – You Only Live 2wice

Kodak Black – Painting Pictures

50 Cent – Best of 50 Cent

G-Eazy & DJ Carnage – Step Brothers

Lil Bibby – FC3 The Epilogue

 

April

 

1 April

Young Dolph – Bulletproof

 

7 April

Joey Bada$$  – All-Amerikkkan Bada$$

Tinie Tempah – Youth

2Chainz – Pretty Girls Like Trap Music

Tech N9ne – Dominion

YCee – First Wave

 

14 April

Talib Kweli and Styles P – The Seven

Kendrick Lamar – DAMN

 

21 April

Zak Abel – Only When We’re Naked

J Dilla – Motor City

 

27 April

Young M.a – Herstory

 

28 April

Gorillaz – Humanz

Mary J. Blige – Strength of A Woman

Childish Gambino – Awaken, My Love!

Lady Leshurr – Mode

Novelist – Be Blessed

Wale – Shine

 

May

5 May

Lethal Bizzle  – You’ll Never Make A Million From Grime

Kid Ink – 7 Series

Machine Gun Kelly – bloom

 

12 May

B.o.B – ETHER

J Hus – Common Sense

 

19 May

Snoop Dogg – Neva Left

Faith Evans & The Notorious B.I.G  – The King & I

 

26 May

Lil Yachty – Teenage Emotions

 

June

 

16 June

Goldie – The Journey Man

 

TBC

Here’s a list of upcoming projects where the release dates are still to be announced:

Burna Boy – Outside

Calvin Harris – TBA

Chris Brown – Heartbreak On A Full Moon

Dappy – Miracles

Fekky – El Clasico

Iggy Azalea – Digital Distortion

Jazz Cartier – FLEUREVER

Kamaiyah – Don’t Ever Get it Twisted

Kanye West – Turbo Grafx 16

Kendrick Lamar & J Cole –TBA

Labrinth – Take Me to The Truth

Lethal Bizzle – Lennox Rd

Lil Uzi Vert – Luv Is Rage 2

Lil Wayne – Tha Carter V

Meek Mill – DC 4.5

Nicki Minaj – TBA

Pusha T – King Push

Robin Thicke – Morning Sun

Seven Streeter – Girl Disrupted

SZA – CTRL

Will.I.Am – TBA

Wizkid – Sounds From the Other Side

Young Thug – Hy!£UN35

 

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