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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
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
Gains in performance

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Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's The Cool Billboard Top Rap Albums
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
2
Bow Wow & Omarion Face Off Billboard Top Rap Albums
Face Off
Bow Wow & Omarion
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Columbia
3
JAY-Z American Gangster Billboard Top Rap Albums
American Gangster
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
4
Soulja Boy Tell'em souljaboytellem.com Billboard Top Rap Albums
souljaboytellem.com
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/Interscope
5
Birdman 5*Stunna Billboard Top Rap Albums
5*Stunna
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
6
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Graduation
10  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
7
Chingy Hate It Or Love It Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hate It Or Love It
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
8
Beanie Sigel The Solution Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Solution
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
9
Scarface Made Billboard Top Rap Albums
Made
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Rap-A-Lot 4 Life/Rap-A-Lot
10
Wu-Tang Clan 8 Diagrams Billboard Top Rap Albums
8 Diagrams
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Wu/Loud/SRC/Universal Motown
11
Drama Gangsta Grillz: The Album Billboard Top Rap Albums
Gangsta Grillz: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
12
Gucci Mane Back To The Traphouse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Back To The Traphouse
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Czar/So Icey/Asylum/Atlantic
13
50 Cent Curtis Billboard Top Rap Albums
Curtis
13  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
14
Ghostface Killah The Big Doe Rehab Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Big Doe Rehab
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
15
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Real Testament
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
16
Styles P Super Gangster (Extraordinary Gentleman) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Super Gangster (Extraordinary Gentleman)
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Phantom/D-Block
17
2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Amaru/Death Row/Interscope
18
Common Finding Forever Billboard Top Rap Albums
Finding Forever
19  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G.O.O.D./Geffen
19
2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Amaru/Interscope
20
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top Rap Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
23  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
21
Freeway Free At Last Billboard Top Rap Albums
Free At Last
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
22
Cassidy B.A.R.S. The Barry Adrian Reese Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
B.A.R.S. The Barry Adrian Reese Story
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Full Surface/J
23
Hurricane Chris 51/50 Ratchet Billboard Top Rap Albums
51/50 Ratchet
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Polo Grounds/J
24
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Top Rap Albums
We The Best
25  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
25
Wisin & Yandel Wisin Vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres Billboard Top Rap Albums
Wisin Vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | Machete
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