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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
3
LAST WEEK
5
WEEKS ON CHART
The Pinkprint
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money

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1
Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Pinkprint
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
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
2
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
3
Rae Sremmurd SremmLife Billboard Top Rap Albums
SremmLife
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
4
Fabolous The Young OG Project Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Young OG Project
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Desert Storm
5
Various Artists ShadyXV Billboard Top Rap Albums
ShadyXV
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
6
Rick Ross Hood Billionaire Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hood Billionaire
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide
7
Logic Under Pressure Billboard Top Rap Albums
Under Pressure
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
8
Pitbull Globalization Billboard Top Rap Albums
Globalization
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds
9
Childish Gambino Because The Internet Billboard Top Rap Albums
Because The Internet
14  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
10
Lecrae Anomaly Billboard Top Rap Albums
Anomaly
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
11
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top Rap Albums
These Things Happen
11  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
12
Iggy Azalea Reclassified Billboard Top Rap Albums
Reclassified
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Turn First/Hustle Gang
13
Jeezy Seen It All: The Autobiography Billboard Top Rap Albums
Seen It All: The Autobiography
17  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | CTE
14
Wiz Khalifa Blacc Hollywood Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blacc Hollywood
12  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
15
Kevin Gates Luca Brasi 2: A Gangsta Grillz Special Edition Billboard Top Rap Albums
Luca Brasi 2: A Gangsta Grillz Special Edition
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Gangsta Grillz/Atlantic
16
Childish Gambino Kauai (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kauai (EP)
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
17
T.I. Paperwork Billboard Top Rap Albums
Paperwork
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Grand Hustle
18
Run The Jewels Run The Jewels 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Run The Jewels 2
23  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mass Appeal | Productomart
19
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
21  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
20
Iggy Azalea The New Classic Billboard Top Rap Albums
The New Classic
16  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Turn First/Hustle Gang
21
Drake Nothing Was The Same Billboard Top Rap Albums
Nothing Was The Same
24  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
22
DMX Redemption Of The Beast Billboard Top Rap Albums
Redemption Of The Beast
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Seven Arts
23
Ludacris Burning Bridges (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Burning Bridges (EP)
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | DTP
24
Big K.R.I.T. Cadillactica Billboard Top Rap Albums
Cadillactica
25  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Cinematic
25
Hoodie Allen People Keep Talking Billboard Top Rap Albums
People Keep Talking
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hoodie Allen
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