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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
Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Lupe Fiasco Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
2
Various Artists Kanye West Presents GOOD Music Cruel Summer Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kanye West Presents GOOD Music Cruel Summer
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | G.O.O.D./Def Jam
3
2 Chainz Based On A T.R.U. Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
Based On A T.R.U. Story
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Real University/Def Jam
4
Rick Ross God Forgives, I Don't Billboard Top Rap Albums
God Forgives, I Don't
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
5
Lecrae Gravity Billboard Top Rap Albums
Gravity
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infinity | Reach
6
Flo Rida Wild Ones Billboard Top Rap Albums
Wild Ones
10  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Poe Boy/Atlantic
7
Nas Life Is Good Billboard Top Rap Albums
Life Is Good
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
8
Colt Ford Declaration Of Independence Billboard Top Rap Albums
Declaration Of Independence
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
9
Future Pluto Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pluto
14  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
10
DMX Undisputed Billboard Top Rap Albums
Undisputed
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Seven Arts
11
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
12  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
12
Drake Take Care Billboard Top Rap Albums
Take Care
13  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
13
Slaughterhouse Welcome To: Our House Billboard Top Rap Albums
Welcome To: Our House
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
14
Brother Ali Mourning In America And Dreaming In Color Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mourning In America And Dreaming In Color
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
15
DJ Khaled Kiss The Ring Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kiss The Ring
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money
16
Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tha Carter IV
20  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
17
Murs X Fashawn This Generation Billboard Top Rap Albums
This Generation
Murs X Fashawn
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duck Down
18
Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne Billboard Top Rap Albums
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
17  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam
19
Propaganda Excellent Billboard Top Rap Albums
Excellent
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
humble beast.
20
Various Artists Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made 2
19  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maybach/Def Jam
21
Soundtrack Project X Billboard Top Rap Albums
Project X
21  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
22
Tech N9ne E.B.A.H. Billboard Top Rap Albums
E.B.A.H.
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange
23
Kvn Gates In The Meantime Billboard Top Rap Albums
In The Meantime
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bread Winners' Association
24
Daddy Yankee Prestige Billboard Top Rap Albums
Prestige
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMLE | El Cartel/Capitol Latin
25
Pitbull Planet Pit Billboard Top Rap Albums
Planet Pit
25  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
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