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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
8
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Recovery
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope

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1
Eminem Recovery Billboard Top Rap Albums
Recovery
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Rick Ross Teflon Don Billboard Top Rap Albums
Teflon Don
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
3
Drake Thank Me Later Billboard Top Rap Albums
Thank Me Later
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Bun-B Trill O.G. Billboard Top Rap Albums
Trill O.G.
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot | Trill/J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
5
B.o.B B.o.B Presents: The Adventures Of Bobby Ray Billboard Top Rap Albums
B.o.B Presents: The Adventures Of Bobby Ray
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
6
Big Boi Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son Of Chico Dusty Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son Of Chico Dusty
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
7
The Roots How I Got Over Billboard Top Rap Albums
How I Got Over
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
8
Ludacris Battle Of The Sexes Billboard Top Rap Albums
Battle Of The Sexes
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
9
Lil Wayne Rebirth Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rebirth
12  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
10
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Relapse
Last
Peak
65  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
11
Kid Cudi Man On The Moon: The End Of Day Billboard Top Rap Albums
Man On The Moon: The End Of Day
15  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
12
Nas & Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley Distant Relatives Billboard Top Rap Albums
Distant Relatives
11  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Ghetto Youths/Def Jam
13
Various Artists Back In The Day: A Summertime Hip-Hop Mix Billboard Top Rap Albums
Back In The Day: A Summertime Hip-Hop Mix
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starbucks | Rhino Custom Products
14
Colt Ford Chicken & Biscuits Billboard Top Rap Albums
Chicken & Biscuits
14  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
15
JAY-Z The Blueprint 3 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Blueprint 3
17  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roc Nation
16
Tech N9ne Collabos The Gates Mixed Plate Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Gates Mixed Plate
Tech N9ne Collabos
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
17
Young Money We Are Young Money Billboard Top Rap Albums
We Are Young Money
19  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
18
Drake So Far Gone (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
So Far Gone (EP)
18  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
19
Fat Joe The Darkside: Vol. 1 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Darkside: Vol. 1
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Terror Squad
20
Plies Goon Affiliated Billboard Top Rap Albums
Goon Affiliated
20  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
21
Curren$Y Pilot Talk Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pilot Talk
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DD172
22
Dirt Nasty Nasty As I Wanna Be Billboard Top Rap Albums
Nasty As I Wanna Be
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Shoot To Kill
23
Gucci Mane The State Vs. Radric Davis Billboard Top Rap Albums
The State Vs. Radric Davis
24  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
24
Ivy Queen Drama Queen Billboard Top Rap Albums
Drama Queen
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | Machete
25
DJ Holiday + Gucci Mane Burrrprint(2) HD Billboard Top Rap Albums
Burrrprint(2) HD
DJ Holiday + Gucci Mane
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
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