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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
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Drake If You're Reading This It's Too Late Billboard Top Rap Albums
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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
10  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
3
Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Pinkprint
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Kid Ink Full Speed Billboard Top Rap Albums
Full Speed
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Tha Alumni Group/88 Classic
5
Rae Sremmurd SremmLife Billboard Top Rap Albums
SremmLife
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
6
Joey Bada$$ B4.Da.$$ Billboard Top Rap Albums
B4.Da.$$
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cinematic | Pro Era
7
Fabolous The Young OG Project Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Young OG Project
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Desert Storm
8
Pitbull Globalization Billboard Top Rap Albums
Globalization
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds
9
Lecrae Anomaly Billboard Top Rap Albums
Anomaly
14  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
10
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
13  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
11
Various Artists ShadyXV Billboard Top Rap Albums
ShadyXV
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
12
Twiztid The Darkness Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Darkness
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Twiztid
13
Lupe Fiasco Tetsuo & Youth Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tetsuo & Youth
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
14
Childish Gambino Because The Internet Billboard Top Rap Albums
Because The Internet
11  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
15
T.I. Paperwork Billboard Top Rap Albums
Paperwork
15  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Grand Hustle
16
Drake Nothing Was The Same Billboard Top Rap Albums
Nothing Was The Same
23  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
17
Logic Under Pressure Billboard Top Rap Albums
Under Pressure
17  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
18
Wiz Khalifa Blacc Hollywood Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blacc Hollywood
20  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
19
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top Rap Albums
These Things Happen
18  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
20
Rick Ross Hood Billionaire Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hood Billionaire
12  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide
21
Iggy Azalea The New Classic Billboard Top Rap Albums
The New Classic
24  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Turn First/Hustle Gang
22
Lil Snupe R.N.I.C. 2 "Jonesboro" Billboard Top Rap Albums
R.N.I.C. 2 "Jonesboro"
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MILLENNIUM ERA | THEREZMORE2C
23
Jeezy Seen It All: The Autobiography Billboard Top Rap Albums
Seen It All: The Autobiography
22  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | CTE
24
Run The Jewels Run The Jewels 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Run The Jewels 2
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mass Appeal | Productomart
25
Iggy Azalea Reclassified Billboard Top Rap Albums
Reclassified
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Turn First/Hustle Gang
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