With the release of his debut album, Pluto, Future is on track to becoming the next ATL rapper to gain worldwide acclaim. During a recent photo shoot with rolling out magazine, Future spoke about continuing the legacy that has kept the Atlanta music industry thriving for more than 15 years.

Although the verdict on Pluto’s overall impact remains to be seen, there are several Atlanta artists who have released noteworthy debuts.

Here is a list of the top 10 debut albums from Atlanta-based rappers.

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