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Rap Albums ranks the most popular rap albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

TOP RAP ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
One Man Band Man
Imprint/Promotion Label
UMRG | Universal Motown
Gains in performance

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1
Swizz Beatz One Man Band Man Billboard Top Rap Albums
One Man Band Man
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
2
Talib Kweli Eardrum Billboard Top Rap Albums
Eardrum
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blacksmith
3
UGK Underground Kingz Billboard Top Rap Albums
Underground Kingz
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | UGK/Jive
4
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Real Testament
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
5
Common Finding Forever Billboard Top Rap Albums
Finding Forever
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G.O.O.D./Geffen
6
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top Rap Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
7
Fabolous From Nothin' To Somethin' Billboard Top Rap Albums
From Nothin' To Somethin'
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
8
M.I.A. Kala Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kala
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | XL/Interscope
9
WC Guilty By Affiliation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Guilty By Affiliation
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
10
D.J. C Wiz Presents Project Pat What Cha Starin' At?: Mixtape Billboard Top Rap Albums
What Cha Starin' At?: Mixtape
D.J. C Wiz Presents Project Pat
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hypnotize Minds
11
2Pac Nu Mixx Klazzics Vol. 2 (Evolution: Duets And Remixes) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Nu Mixx Klazzics Vol. 2 (Evolution: Duets And Remixes)
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
12
Young Jeezy Presents U.S.D.A. Cold Summer: The Authorized Mixtape Billboard Top Rap Albums
Cold Summer: The Authorized Mixtape
Young Jeezy Presents U.S.D.A.
10  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
13
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Top Rap Albums
We The Best
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
14
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Strength & Loyalty Billboard Top Rap Albums
Strength & Loyalty
12  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Full Surface/Interscope
15
Yung Berg Almost Famous: The Sexy Lady EP Billboard Top Rap Albums
Almost Famous: The Sexy Lady EP
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Yung Boss/Koch/Epic
16
Blaze Clockwork Gray Billboard Top Rap Albums
Clockwork Gray
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
17
Chingo Bling They Can't Deport Us All Billboard Top Rap Albums
They Can't Deport Us All
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Big Chile
18
Shop Boyz Rockstar Mentality Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rockstar Mentality
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | OnDeck/Republic
19
Keith Murray Rap-Murr-Phobia (The Fear Of Real Hip-Hop) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rap-Murr-Phobia (The Fear Of Real Hip-Hop)
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Def Squad
20
Lil Boosie, Webbie & Foxx Survival Of The Fittest Billboard Top Rap Albums
Survival Of The Fittest
Lil Boosie, Webbie & Foxx
16  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
21
Ali & Gipp Ali & Gipp Present: Kinfolk Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ali & Gipp Present: Kinfolk
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Universal Motown
22
Gym Class Heroes As Cruel As School Children Billboard Top Rap Albums
As Cruel As School Children
24  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | Decaydance
23
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top Rap Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
23  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
24
DMX The Definition Of X: Pick Of The Litter Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Definition Of X: Pick Of The Litter
19  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/Def Jam
25
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Greatest Hits Billboard Top Rap Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
12  Peak
42  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless
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