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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
LAST WEEK
8
WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope

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1
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Relapse
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Maino If Tomorrow Comes... Billboard Top Rap Albums
If Tomorrow Comes...
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hustle Hard/Atlantic
3
Ace Hood Ruthless Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ruthless
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | We The Best/Def Jam
4
The Alchemist Chemical Warfare Billboard Top Rap Albums
Chemical Warfare
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | ALC
5
Rick Ross Deeper Than Rap Billboard Top Rap Albums
Deeper Than Rap
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
6
Busta Rhymes Back On My B.S. Billboard Top Rap Albums
Back On My B.S.
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
7
Mos Def The Ecstatic Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Ecstatic
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
8
Method Man & Redman Blackout! 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blackout! 2
Method Man & Redman
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wu-Tang/Def Squad/Def Jam
9
Jadakiss The Last Kiss Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Last Kiss
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/D-Block/Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
10
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter III
10  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
11
Soulja Boy Tell'em iSouljaBoyTellem Billboard Top Rap Albums
iSouljaBoyTellem
12  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/Interscope
12
Wu-Tang Chamber Music Billboard Top Rap Albums
Chamber Music
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Wu-Tang
13
Wisin & Yandel La Revolucion Billboard Top Rap Albums
La Revolucion
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | WY/Machete
14
T.I. Paper Trail Billboard Top Rap Albums
Paper Trail
16  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
15
Gucci Mane Murder Was The Case Billboard Top Rap Albums
Murder Was The Case
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Big Cat
16
Cam'ron Crime Pays Billboard Top Rap Albums
Crime Pays
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
17
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Recession
19  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
18
The Jacka Of The Mob Figaz Tear Gas Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tear Gas
The Jacka Of The Mob Figaz
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMC | Artist Records
19
D-Block No Security Billboard Top Rap Albums
No Security
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | D-Block
20
Drama Gangsta Grillz: The Album Vol. 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Gangsta Grillz: The Album Vol. 2
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Embassy/Aphilliates/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
21
F.L.Y. (Fast Life Yungstaz) Jamboree Billboard Top Rap Albums
Jamboree
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Music Line/Def Jam
22
UGK UGK 4 Life Billboard Top Rap Albums
UGK 4 Life
22  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Trill/UGK/Jive
23
Cage Depart From Me Billboard Top Rap Albums
Depart From Me
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Definitive Jux
24
Juicy J Of Three 6 Mafia Hustle Till I Die Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hustle Till I Die
Juicy J Of Three 6 Mafia
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hypnotize Minds | D-Brady
25
Plies Da REAList Billboard Top Rap Albums
Da REAList
21  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
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