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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
2
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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Nicki Minaj Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
2
B.o.B Strange Clouds Billboard Top Rap Albums
Strange Clouds
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
3
Drake Take Care Billboard Top Rap Albums
Take Care
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Krizz Kaliko Kickin' & Screamin' Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kickin' & Screamin'
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
5
Future Pluto Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pluto
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
6
Tyga Careless World: Rise Of The Last King Billboard Top Rap Albums
Careless World: Rise Of The Last King
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
7
LMFAO Sorry For Party Rocking Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sorry For Party Rocking
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Party Rock/will.i.am/Cherrytree/Interscope
8
Killer Mike R.A.P. Music Billboard Top Rap Albums
R.A.P. Music
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
[adult swim] | Grind Time Official/Grand Hustle/Williams Street
9
Don Omar Don Omar Presents MT02: New Generation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Don Omar Presents MT02: New Generation
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | Orfanato/Machete
10
Young Jeezy TM:103: Hustlerz Ambition Billboard Top Rap Albums
TM:103: Hustlerz Ambition
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
11
Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter IV
10  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
12
Pitbull Planet Pit Billboard Top Rap Albums
Planet Pit
11  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
13
Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne Billboard Top Rap Albums
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
12  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam
14
J. Cole Cole World: The Sideline Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
Cole World: The Sideline Story
14  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
15
Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rolling Papers
15  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
16
Pitbull Original Hits Billboard Top Rap Albums
Original Hits
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Orchard
17
AB-Soul Control System Billboard Top Rap Albums
Control System
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
18
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday
18  Last
Peak
78  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
19
Wale Ambition Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ambition
16  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maybach
20
Trip Lee The Good Life Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Good Life
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infinity | Reach
21
Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hell: The Sequel (EP)
21  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
22
Childish Gambino Camp Billboard Top Rap Albums
Camp
20  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
23
Rye Rye Go! Pop! Bang! Billboard Top Rap Albums
Go! Pop! Bang!
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | N.E.E.T./Interscope
24
Odd Future The OF Tape Vol. 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The OF Tape Vol. 2
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Odd Future
25
Mac Miller Blue Slide Park Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blue Slide Park
22  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rostrum
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