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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
13
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Recovery
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Eminem Recovery Billboard Top Rap Albums
Recovery
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Drake Thank Me Later Billboard Top Rap Albums
Thank Me Later
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
3
Rick Ross Teflon Don Billboard Top Rap Albums
Teflon Don
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
4
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
21  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
5
Kid Cudi Man On The Moon: The End Of Day Billboard Top Rap Albums
Man On The Moon: The End Of Day
12  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
6
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top Rap Albums
Relapse
11  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
7
Krizz Kaliko Shock Treatment Billboard Top Rap Albums
Shock Treatment
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
8
Bun-B Trill O.G. Billboard Top Rap Albums
Trill O.G.
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot | Trill/J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
9
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
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
10
Fabolous There Is No Competition 2: The Grieving Music Mixtape Billboard Top Rap Albums
There Is No Competition 2: The Grieving Music Mixtape
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
11
Black Milk Album Of The Year Billboard Top Rap Albums
Album Of The Year
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Beats | Decon
12
Atmosphere To All My Friends, Blood Makes The Blade Holy: The Atmosphere EP's Billboard Top Rap Albums
To All My Friends, Blood Makes The Blade Holy: The Atmosphere EP's
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
13
Nas & Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley Distant Relatives Billboard Top Rap Albums
Distant Relatives
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Ghetto Youths/Def Jam
14
Ludacris Battle Of The Sexes Billboard Top Rap Albums
Battle Of The Sexes
14  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
15
Lil Wayne Rebirth Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rebirth
16  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
16
JAY-Z The Blueprint 3 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Blueprint 3
18  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Roc Nation
17
Colt Ford Chicken & Biscuits Billboard Top Rap Albums
Chicken & Biscuits
15  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
18
The Roots How I Got Over Billboard Top Rap Albums
How I Got Over
17  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
19
Dorrough Get Big Billboard Top Rap Albums
Get Big
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | NGenius
20
Drake So Far Gone (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
So Far Gone (EP)
19  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
21
Young Buck The Rehab Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Rehab
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Real Talk
22
Big B Good Times & Bad Advice Billboard Top Rap Albums
Good Times & Bad Advice
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Noize
23
Young Money We Are Young Money Billboard Top Rap Albums
We Are Young Money
20  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
24
Gucci Mane The State Vs. Radric Davis Billboard Top Rap Albums
The State Vs. Radric Davis
21  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
25
Plies Goon Affiliated Billboard Top Rap Albums
Goon Affiliated
23  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

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