All Charts
How This Chart Works
Sales Data = TOP RAP ALBUMS

TOP RAP ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
Imprint/Promotion Label
Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

EXPAND ALL

Play
1
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
2
Drake Nothing Was The Same Billboard Top Rap Albums
Nothing Was The Same
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
3
Lecrae Church Clothes: Vol. 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Church Clothes: Vol. 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
4
M.I.A. Matangi Billboard Top Rap Albums
Matangi
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
N.E.E.T./XL/Interscope | IGA
5
Jake Miller Us Against Them Billboard Top Rap Albums
Us Against Them
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
6
Tech N9ne Therapy: Sessions With Ross Robinson Billboard Top Rap Albums
Therapy: Sessions With Ross Robinson
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange | RBC
7
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis The Heist Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Heist
Last
Peak
57  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore
8
JAY-Z Magna Carta... Holy Grail Billboard Top Rap Albums
Magna Carta... Holy Grail
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc-A-Fella | Roc Nation
9
Yandel De Lider A Leyenda Billboard Top Rap Albums
De Lider A Leyenda
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music Latin
10
Pusha T My Name Is My Name Billboard Top Rap Albums
My Name Is My Name
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D./Def Jam | IDJMG
11
DJ Khaled Suffering From Success Billboard Top Rap Albums
Suffering From Success
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
We The Best/Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
12
Kendrick Lamar good kid, m.A.A.d city Billboard Top Rap Albums
good kid, m.A.A.d city
Last
Peak
55  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
13
2 Chainz B.O.A.T.S. II #METIME Billboard Top Rap Albums
B.O.A.T.S. II #METIME
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Real University | Def Jam
14
Juicy J Stay Trippy Billboard Top Rap Albums
Stay Trippy
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kemosabe | Columbia
15
Kanye West Yeezus Billboard Top Rap Albums
Yeezus
10  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D./Roc-A-Fella | Def Jam
16
Alex Faith ATLast Billboard Top Rap Albums
ATLast
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Collision | Infinity
17
J. Cole Born Sinner Billboard Top Rap Albums
Born Sinner
11  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Columbia
18
Various Artists Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made, Vol. 3 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made, Vol. 3
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach/Atlantic/Def Jam | AG
19
A$AP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP Billboard Top Rap Albums
Long.Live.A$AP
17  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds | RCA
20
Tech N9ne Something Else Billboard Top Rap Albums
Something Else
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange | RBC
21
Big Sean Hall Of Fame Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hall Of Fame
18  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D./Def Jam | IDJMG
22
Lil Wayne I Am Not A Human Being II Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Am Not A Human Being II
16  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
23
A$AP Ferg Trap Lord Billboard Top Rap Albums
Trap Lord
21  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds | RCA
24
The Lacs Keep It Redneck Billboard Top Rap Albums
Keep It Redneck
19  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BackRoad | Average Joes
25
Young Dro High Times Billboard Top Rap Albums
High Times
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Grand Hustle/Atlantic | eOne
TOP RAP ALBUMS

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...
THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.