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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
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WEEKS ON CHART
Professional Rapper
Imprint/Promotion Label
CMSN
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Lil Dicky Professional Rapper Billboard Top Rap Albums
Professional Rapper
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CMSN
2
Future DS2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DS2
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A-1/Freebandz | Epic
3
Migos Yung Rich Nation Billboard Top Rap Albums
Yung Rich Nation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Quality Control/300 | AG
4
Soundtrack Southpaw: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture Billboard Top Rap Albums
Southpaw: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shady/Interscope | IGA
5
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
26  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
6
Meek Mill Dreams Worth More Than Money Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dreams Worth More Than Money
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach/Atlantic | AG
7
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dreamville/Roc Nation | Columbia
8
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
9
Insane Clown Posse Marvelous Missing Link (Found) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Marvelous Missing Link (Found)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
10
A$AP Rocky AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP Billboard Top Rap Albums
AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds | RCA
11
Gunplay Living Legend Billboard Top Rap Albums
Living Legend
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach | Def Jam
12
Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Pinkprint
12  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
13
Big Sean Dark Sky Paradise Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dark Sky Paradise
13  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D. | Def Jam
14
Hopsin Pound Syndrome Billboard Top Rap Albums
Pound Syndrome
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Funk Volume | Warner Bros.
15
Big Smo Bringin It Home (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bringin It Home (EP)
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Smo/Elektra Nashville | WMN
16
Jack & Jack Calibraska (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Calibraska (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jack And Jack
17
Boosie BadAzz Touch Down 2 Cause Hell Billboard Top Rap Albums
Touch Down 2 Cause Hell
14  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trill/Atlantic | AG
18
YelaWolf Love Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
Love Story
20  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slumerican/Shady/Interscope | IGA
19
Tech N9ne Special Effects Billboard Top Rap Albums
Special Effects
18  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange | RBC
20
Pitbull Dale Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dale
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mr. 305/Famous Artist | Sony Music Latin
21
Rae Sremmurd SremmLife Billboard Top Rap Albums
SremmLife
21  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eardrumma/Interscope | IGA
22
Pitbull Globalization Billboard Top Rap Albums
Globalization
19  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mr. 305/Polo Grounds | RCA
23
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top Rap Albums
These Things Happen
24  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G-Eazy/RVG/BPG | RCA
24
Lecrae Anomaly Billboard Top Rap Albums
Anomaly
23  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
25
Soundtrack Furious 7 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Furious 7
22  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Studios/Atlantic | AG
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