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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
II Trill
Imprint/Promotion Label
Asylum | J Prince/Trill/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life

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1
Bun-B II Trill Billboard Top Rap Albums
II Trill
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | J Prince/Trill/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
2
Rick Ross Trilla Billboard Top Rap Albums
Trilla
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
3
Flobots Fight With Tools Billboard Top Rap Albums
Fight With Tools
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
4
Trina Still Da Baddest Billboard Top Rap Albums
Still Da Baddest
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slip-N-Slide
5
Shawty Lo Units In The City Billboard Top Rap Albums
Units In The City
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | D4L
6
The Roots Rising Down Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rising Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
7
Wisin & Yandel Wisin Vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres Billboard Top Rap Albums
Wisin Vs. Yandel: Los Extraterrestres
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | Machete
8
Pimp C Greatest Hits Billboard Top Rap Albums
Greatest Hits
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot | J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
9
Snoop Dogg Ego Trippin Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ego Trippin
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doggystyle/Geffen
10
Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's The Cool Billboard Top Rap Albums
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
11  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
11
Flo Rida Mail On Sunday Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mail On Sunday
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Poe Boy/Atlantic
12
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter III
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
13
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Real Testament
15  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
14
Webbie Savage Life 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Savage Life 2
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Trill/Asylum/Atlantic
15
Rocko Self-Made Billboard Top Rap Albums
Self-Made
12  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocky Road/Island Urban
16
Foxy Brown Brooklyn's Don Diva Billboard Top Rap Albums
Brooklyn's Don Diva
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Black Roses
17
Frayser Boy Da Key Billboard Top Rap Albums
Da Key
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hypnotize Minds
18
Scarface The Best Of Scarface Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Best Of Scarface
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince/Rap-A-Lot
19
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Graduation
18  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
20
Prozak Tales From The Sick Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tales From The Sick
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
21
Bizzy Bone A Song For You Billboard Top Rap Albums
A Song For You
20  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
After Platinum
22
JAY-Z American Gangster Billboard Top Rap Albums
American Gangster
16  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
23
Lil Mama VYP: Voice Of The Young People Billboard Top Rap Albums
VYP: Voice Of The Young People
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Familiar Faces/Jive
24
Birdman 5*Stunna Billboard Top Rap Albums
5*Stunna
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
25
Soulja Boy Tell'em souljaboytellem.com Billboard Top Rap Albums
souljaboytellem.com
24  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/Interscope
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