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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Strange Clouds
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
B.o.B Strange Clouds Billboard Top Rap Albums
Strange Clouds
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
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:
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
2
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
3
Drake Take Care Billboard Top Rap Albums
Take Care
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Future Pluto Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pluto
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
5
Don Omar Don Omar Presents MT02: New Generation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Don Omar Presents MT02: New Generation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | Orfanato/Machete
6
Tyga Careless World: Rise Of The Last King Billboard Top Rap Albums
Careless World: Rise Of The Last King
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
7
LMFAO Sorry For Party Rocking Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sorry For Party Rocking
Last
Peak
46  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Party Rock/will.i.am/Cherrytree/Interscope
8
Young Jeezy TM:103: Hustlerz Ambition Billboard Top Rap Albums
TM:103: Hustlerz Ambition
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
9
Pitbull Planet Pit Billboard Top Rap Albums
Planet Pit
Last
Peak
46  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
10
Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter IV
Last
Peak
36  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
11
Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne Billboard Top Rap Albums
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
10  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam
12
J. Cole Cole World: The Sideline Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
Cole World: The Sideline Story
13  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
13
Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rolling Papers
12  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
14
Trip Lee The Good Life Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Good Life
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infinity | Reach
15
Childish Gambino Camp Billboard Top Rap Albums
Camp
18  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
16
Wale Ambition Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ambition
17  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maybach
17
Odd Future The OF Tape Vol. 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The OF Tape Vol. 2
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Odd Future
18
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday
19  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
19
Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hell: The Sequel (EP)
22  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
20
The Lacs 190 Proof Billboard Top Rap Albums
190 Proof
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes | BackRoad
21
Mac Miller Blue Slide Park Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blue Slide Park
24  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rostrum
22
Soundtrack Project X Billboard Top Rap Albums
Project X
23  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
23
Hoodie Allen All American (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
All American (EP)
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hoodie Allen
24
YelaWolf Radioactive Billboard Top Rap Albums
Radioactive
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Ghet-O-Vision/Shady/DGC/Interscope
25
Tyler, The Creator Goblin Billboard Top Rap Albums
Goblin
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL
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