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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
4
WEEKS ON CHART
Before I Self-Destruct
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope

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1
50 Cent Before I Self-Destruct Billboard Top Rap Albums
Before I Self-Destruct
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
2
JAY-Z The Blueprint 3 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Blueprint 3
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roc Nation
3
Juvenile Cocky & Confident Billboard Top Rap Albums
Cocky & Confident
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | UTP/eOne/Atlantic
4
Birdman Pricele$$ Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pricele$$
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
5
BlakRoc BlakRoc Billboard Top Rap Albums
BlakRoc
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BlakRoc
6
Drake So Far Gone (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
So Far Gone (EP)
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
7
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Relapse
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
8
Cosculluela El Principe Billboard Top Rap Albums
El Principe
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | Nueva Kamada/White Lion/Siente/Universal Music Latino
9
Kid Cudi Man On The Moon: The End Of Day Billboard Top Rap Albums
Man On The Moon: The End Of Day
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
10
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter III
12  Last
Peak
79  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
11
Wisin & Yandel La Revolucion Billboard Top Rap Albums
La Revolucion
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | WY/Machete
12
Wale Attention Deficit Billboard Top Rap Albums
Attention Deficit
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | AllIDo/Interscope
13
Rakim The Seventh Seal Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Seventh Seal
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMC | Ra
14
Tech N9ne K.O.D. Billboard Top Rap Albums
K.O.D.
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
15
New Boyz Skinny Jeanz And A Mic Billboard Top Rap Albums
Skinny Jeanz And A Mic
14  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Shotty/Asylum
16
Pitbull Rebelution Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rebelution
15  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
17
Lil' Boosie SuperBad: The Return Of Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top Rap Albums
SuperBad: The Return Of Boosie Bad Azz
16  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Trill/Asylum
18
Colt Ford Ride Through The Country Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ride Through The Country
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
19
T.I. Paper Trail Billboard Top Rap Albums
Paper Trail
19  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
20
Fabolous Loso's Way (Soundtrack) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Loso's Way (Soundtrack)
18  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
21
Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II Billboard Top Rap Albums
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ice H2O
22
Wiz Khalifa Deal Or No Deal Billboard Top Rap Albums
Deal Or No Deal
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iHipHop | Rostrum
23
Triple C's Custom Cars & Cycles Billboard Top Rap Albums
Custom Cars & Cycles
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Def Jam
24
Slug & Murs With Aesop Rock Felt 3: A Tribute To Rosie Perez Billboard Top Rap Albums
Felt 3: A Tribute To Rosie Perez
Slug & Murs With Aesop Rock
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
25
Insane Clown Posse Bang! Pow! Boom! Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bang! Pow! Boom!
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
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