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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
Imprint/Promotion Label
1st & 15th/Atlantic | AG

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Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's The Cool Billboard Top Rap Albums
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
1st & 15th/Atlantic | AG
2
JAY-Z American Gangster Billboard Top Rap Albums
American Gangster
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam | IDJMG
3
Birdman 5*Stunna Billboard Top Rap Albums
5*Stunna
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cash Money/Universal Motown | UMRG
4
Bow Wow & Omarion Face Off Billboard Top Rap Albums
Face Off
Bow Wow & Omarion
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
T.U.G./Columbia | Sony Music
5
Scarface Made Billboard Top Rap Albums
Made
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life/Rap-A-Lot | Asylum
6
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Graduation
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam | IDJMG
7
Soulja Boy Tell'em souljaboytellem.com Billboard Top Rap Albums
souljaboytellem.com
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ColliPark/Interscope | IGA
8
Drama Gangsta Grillz: The Album Billboard Top Rap Albums
Gangsta Grillz: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Grand Hustle/Atlantic | AG
9
Wu-Tang Clan 8 Diagrams Billboard Top Rap Albums
8 Diagrams
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wu/Loud/SRC/Universal Motown | UMRG
10
Gucci Mane Back To The Traphouse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Back To The Traphouse
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Czar/So Icey/Asylum/Atlantic | AG
11
Beanie Sigel The Solution Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Solution
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam | IDJMG
12
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Real Testament
13  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic | AG
13
50 Cent Curtis Billboard Top Rap Albums
Curtis
11  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shady/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
14
Common Finding Forever Billboard Top Rap Albums
Finding Forever
16  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D./Geffen | IGA
15
Styles P Super Gangster (Extraordinary Gentleman) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Super Gangster (Extraordinary Gentleman)
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Phantom/D-Block | Koch
16
Freeway Free At Last Billboard Top Rap Albums
Free At Last
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam | IDJMG
17
Ghostface Killah The Big Doe Rehab Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Big Doe Rehab
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
18
Chingy Hate It Or Love It Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hate It Or Love It
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DTP/Def Jam | IDJMG
19
Hurricane Chris 51/50 Ratchet Billboard Top Rap Albums
51/50 Ratchet
24  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polo Grounds/J | RMG
20
Cassidy B.A.R.S. The Barry Adrian Reese Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
B.A.R.S. The Barry Adrian Reese Story
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Full Surface/J | RMG
21
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Top Rap Albums
We The Best
23  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Terror Squad | Koch
22
2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amaru/Death Row/Interscope | UMe
23
Pitbull The Boatlift Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Boatlift
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Famous Artist/Diaz Brothers | TVT
24
Wisin & Yandel Wisin Vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres Billboard Top Rap Albums
Wisin Vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Machete | UMLE
25
2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Amaru/Interscope | UMe
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