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TOP RAP ALBUMS

The week of
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1
WEEKS ON CHART
Finally Famous
Imprint/Promotion Label
G.O.O.D./Def Jam | IDJMG
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Big Sean Finally Famous Billboard Top Rap Albums
Finally Famous
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D./Def Jam | IDJMG
2
Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hell: The Sequel (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shady/Interscope | IGA
3
Pitbull Planet Pit Billboard Top Rap Albums
Planet Pit
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J | RCA
4
Curren$Y Weekend At Burnies Billboard Top Rap Albums
Weekend At Burnies
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
5
Eminem Recovery Billboard Top Rap Albums
Recovery
Last
Peak
55  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
6
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
7
LMFAO Sorry For Party Rocking Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sorry For Party Rocking
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Party Rock/will.i.am/Cherrytree/Interscope | IGA
8
Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rolling Papers
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rostrum/Atlantic | AG
9
Tech N9ne All 6's & 7's Billboard Top Rap Albums
All 6's & 7's
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange | RBC
10
Various Artists Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made: Vol. I Billboard Top Rap Albums
Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made: Vol. I
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach | Warner Bros.
11
Beastie Boys Hot Sauce Committee Part Two Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hot Sauce Committee Part Two
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brooklyn Dust | Capitol
12
Dom Kennedy II: From The Westside, With Love Billboard Top Rap Albums
II: From The Westside, With Love
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Other People's Money Compnay
13
Lil Wayne I Am Not A Human Being Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Am Not A Human Being
15  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cash Money | Republic
14
Lupe Fiasco Lasers Billboard Top Rap Albums
Lasers
10  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
1st & 15th/Atlantic | AG
15
Pete Rock / Smif-n-Wessun Monumental Billboard Top Rap Albums
Monumental
Pete Rock / Smif-n-Wessun
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duck Down
16
Kendrick Lamar Section.80 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Section.80
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
17
The Lonely Island Turtleneck & Chain Billboard Top Rap Albums
Turtleneck & Chain
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
18
Colt Ford Every Chance I Get Billboard Top Rap Albums
Every Chance I Get
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Full Scope | Average Joes
19
Drake Thank Me Later Billboard Top Rap Albums
Thank Me Later
16  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
20
Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Billboard Top Rap Albums
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
18  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam | IDJMG
21
Rick Ross Teflon Don Billboard Top Rap Albums
Teflon Don
19  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam | IDJMG
22
Tyler, The Creator Goblin Billboard Top Rap Albums
Goblin
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
23
Shabazz Palaces Black Up Billboard Top Rap Albums
Black Up
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
24
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
20  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dream On/G.O.O.D. | Republic
25
Tinie Tempah Disc-Overy Billboard Top Rap Albums
Disc-Overy
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Disturbing London | Capitol
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