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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
To Pimp A Butterfly
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope

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1
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Action Bronson Mr. Wonderful Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mr. Wonderful
Last
Peak
Weeks
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PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Vice/Atlantic
3
Earl Sweatshirt I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside: An Album By Earl Sweatshirt Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside: An Album By Earl Sweatshirt
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Tan Cressida
4
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
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
5
Big Sean Dark Sky Paradise Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dark Sky Paradise
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
6
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
7
Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Pinkprint
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
8
Soundtrack Furious 7 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Furious 7
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Universal Studios/Atlantic
9
Social Club Us Billboard Top Rap Albums
Us
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Social Club Misfits
10
Chris Brown & Tyga Fan Of A Fan: The Album Billboard Top Rap Albums
Fan Of A Fan: The Album
Chris Brown & Tyga
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Young Money/Cash Money
11
G Unit The Beast (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Beast (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G-Unit
12
Rae Sremmurd SremmLife Billboard Top Rap Albums
SremmLife
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
13
Joey Bada$$ B4.Da.$$ Billboard Top Rap Albums
B4.Da.$$
12  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cinematic | Pro Era
14
Lecrae Anomaly Billboard Top Rap Albums
Anomaly
13  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
15
Pitbull Globalization Billboard Top Rap Albums
Globalization
15  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds
16
Childish Gambino Because The Internet Billboard Top Rap Albums
Because The Internet
10  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
17
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
16  Last
Peak
73  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
18
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top Rap Albums
These Things Happen
11  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
19
Rick Ross Hood Billionaire Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hood Billionaire
14  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide
20
Logic Under Pressure Billboard Top Rap Albums
Under Pressure
19  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
21
Various Artists ShadyXV Billboard Top Rap Albums
ShadyXV
18  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
22
Wiz Khalifa Blacc Hollywood Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blacc Hollywood
20  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
23
Lupe Fiasco Tetsuo & Youth Billboard Top Rap Albums
Tetsuo & Youth
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
24
BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah Sour Soul Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sour Soul
BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lex
25
T.I. Paperwork Billboard Top Rap Albums
Paperwork
24  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Grand Hustle
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