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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
LAST WEEK
28
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
28  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
3
Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Billboard Top Rap Albums
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
4
T.I. No Mercy Billboard Top Rap Albums
No Mercy
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
5
Lil Wayne I Am Not A Human Being Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Am Not A Human Being
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
6
Kid Cudi Man On The Moon II: The Legend Of Mr. Rager Billboard Top Rap Albums
Man On The Moon II: The Legend Of Mr. Rager
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
7
Nelly 5.0 Billboard Top Rap Albums
5.0
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Derrty
8
Drake Thank Me Later Billboard Top Rap Albums
Thank Me Later
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
9
JAY-Z Hits Collection: Volume One Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hits Collection: Volume One
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc Nation/Def Jam
10
Ghostface Killah Apollo Kids Billboard Top Rap Albums
Apollo Kids
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
11
Waka Flocka Flame Flockaveli Billboard Top Rap Albums
Flockaveli
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
12
Rick Ross Teflon Don Billboard Top Rap Albums
Teflon Don
11  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
13
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
13  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
14
Soulja Boy The DeAndre Way Billboard Top Rap Albums
The DeAndre Way
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/S.O.D. Money Gang/Interscope
15
Kid Cudi Man On The Moon: The End Of Day Billboard Top Rap Albums
Man On The Moon: The End Of Day
18  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Dream On/G.O.O.D.
16
Lecrae Rehab Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rehab
14  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infinity | Reach
17
David Banner & 9th Wonder Death Of A Pop Star Billboard Top Rap Albums
Death Of A Pop Star
David Banner & 9th Wonder
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | b.i.G. f.a.c.e.
18
Far*East Movement Free Wired Billboard Top Rap Albums
Free Wired
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Cherrytree/Interscope
19
Lloyd Banks H.F.M.2 (Hunger For More 2) Billboard Top Rap Albums
H.F.M.2 (Hunger For More 2)
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G-Unit
20
Lil Wayne Rebirth Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rebirth
22  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
21
Flo Rida Only 1 Flo Part 1 (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Only 1 Flo Part 1 (EP)
19  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Poe Boy/Atlantic
22
Drake So Far Gone (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
So Far Gone (EP)
25  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
23
Gucci Mane The Appeal: Georgia's Most Wanted Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Appeal: Georgia's Most Wanted
23  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 1017 Brick Squad/Asylum
24
Slim Thug Tha Thug Show Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Thug Show
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Boss Hogg Outlawz
25
Colt Ford Chicken & Biscuits Billboard Top Rap Albums
Chicken & Biscuits
24  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
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