RAP ALBUMS

How This Chart Works
Sales Data = TOP RAP ALBUMS

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).

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
The Album About Nothing
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
Play
1
Wale The Album About Nothing Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Album About Nothing
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
2
Ludacris Ludaversal Billboard Top Rap Albums
Ludaversal
Gains in performance
3
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Soundtrack Furious 7 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Furious 7
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
5
Drake If You're Reading This It's Too Late Billboard Top Rap Albums
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
6
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Big Sean Dark Sky Paradise Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dark Sky Paradise
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Death Grips Powers That B Billboard Top Rap Albums
Powers That B
Gains in performance
9
NF Mansion Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mansion
Gains in performance
10
Action Bronson Mr. Wonderful Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mr. Wonderful
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Pinkprint
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Chris Brown & Tyga Fan Of A Fan: The Album Billboard Top Rap Albums
Fan Of A Fan: The Album
Chris Brown & Tyga
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
13
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
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
14
G Unit The Beast (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Beast (EP)
11
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Rae Sremmurd SremmLife Billboard Top Rap Albums
SremmLife
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Lecrae Anomaly Billboard Top Rap Albums
Anomaly
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top Rap Albums
These Things Happen
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Pitbull Globalization Billboard Top Rap Albums
Globalization
15
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Childish Gambino Because The Internet Billboard Top Rap Albums
Because The Internet
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Wiz Khalifa Blacc Hollywood Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blacc Hollywood
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Joey Bada$$ B4.Da.$$ Billboard Top Rap Albums
B4.Da.$$
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Rick Ross Hood Billionaire Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hood Billionaire
19
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Logic Under Pressure Billboard Top Rap Albums
Under Pressure
20
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
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