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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
The Blueprint 3
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Roc Nation

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1
JAY-Z The Blueprint 3 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Blueprint 3
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roc Nation
2
Drake So Far Gone (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
So Far Gone (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
3
Lil' Boosie SuperBad: The Return Of Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top Rap Albums
SuperBad: The Return Of Boosie Bad Azz
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Trill/Asylum
4
Kid Cudi Man On The Moon: The End Of Day Billboard Top Rap Albums
Man On The Moon: The End Of Day
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
5
Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II Billboard Top Rap Albums
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ice H2O
6
Fabolous Loso's Way (Soundtrack) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Loso's Way (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
7
Trick Daddy Finally Famous: Born A Thug, Still A Thug Billboard Top Rap Albums
Finally Famous: Born A Thug, Still A Thug
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dunk Ryders
8
Pitbull Rebelution Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rebelution
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
9
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Relapse
10  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
10
New Boyz Skinny Jeanz And A Mic Billboard Top Rap Albums
Skinny Jeanz And A Mic
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Shotty/Asylum
11
JAY-Z The Blueprint: Collector's Edition Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Blueprint: Collector's Edition
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
12
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter III
13  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
13
Twista Category F5 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Category F5
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GMG
14
Brother Ali Us Billboard Top Rap Albums
Us
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
15
Sean Paul Imperial Blaze Billboard Top Rap Albums
Imperial Blaze
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
16
Insane Clown Posse Bang! Pow! Boom! Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bang! Pow! Boom!
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
17
KRS-One & Buckshot Survival Skills Billboard Top Rap Albums
Survival Skills
KRS-One & Buckshot
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duck Down
18
Beanie Sigel The Broad Street Bully Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Broad Street Bully
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
siccness.net
19
Rick Ross Deeper Than Rap Billboard Top Rap Albums
Deeper Than Rap
18  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
20
Slaughterhouse Slaughterhouse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Slaughterhouse
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
21
Q-Tip Kamaal The Abstract Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kamaal The Abstract
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | Battery
22
Dorrough Dorrough Music Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dorrough Music
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | NGenius
23
Jadakiss The Last Kiss Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Last Kiss
21  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/D-Block/Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
24
Wisin & Yandel La Revolucion Billboard Top Rap Albums
La Revolucion
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | WY/Machete
25
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Recession
Last
Peak
55  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
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