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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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
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
7
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
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
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
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Trill/Asylum
4
Fabolous Loso's Way (Soundtrack) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Loso's Way (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
5
Mack 10 Soft White Billboard Top Rap Albums
Soft White
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hoo-Bangin'
6
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
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
7
Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II Billboard Top Rap Albums
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ice H2O
8
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Relapse
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
9
Ghostface Killah Ghostdini: Wizard Of Poetry In Emerald City Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ghostdini: Wizard Of Poetry In Emerald City
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
10
Fat Joe Jealous One's Still Envy (J.O.S.E. 2) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Jealous One's Still Envy (J.O.S.E. 2)
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Terror Squad
11
Royce da 5'9" Street Hop Billboard Top Rap Albums
Street Hop
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
One Records | Gracie/M.I.C.
12
Pitbull Rebelution Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rebelution
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
13
Soundtrack More Than A Game Billboard Top Rap Albums
More Than A Game
14  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Harvey Mason/Zone 4/Streamline/Interscope
14
New Boyz Skinny Jeanz And A Mic Billboard Top Rap Albums
Skinny Jeanz And A Mic
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Shotty/Asylum
15
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter III
17  Last
Peak
73  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
16
Playaz Circle Flight 360:the Takeoff Billboard Top Rap Albums
Flight 360:the Takeoff
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
17
Trick Daddy Finally Famous: Born A Thug, Still A Thug Billboard Top Rap Albums
Finally Famous: Born A Thug, Still A Thug
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dunk Ryders
18
LaVert Chosen Billboard Top Rap Albums
Chosen
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tate | Faith N Works
19
Rick Ross Deeper Than Rap Billboard Top Rap Albums
Deeper Than Rap
20  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
20
Twista Category F5 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Category F5
18  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GMG
21
T.I. Paper Trail Billboard Top Rap Albums
Paper Trail
25  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
22
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Recession
23  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
23
Sean Paul Imperial Blaze Billboard Top Rap Albums
Imperial Blaze
24  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
24
Wisin & Yandel La Revolucion Billboard Top Rap Albums
La Revolucion
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | WY/Machete
25
Various Artists DJ Khaled & E-Class Present: Live From The 305 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DJ Khaled & E-Class Present: Live From The 305
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Poe Boy
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