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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
5
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Hamilton: An American Musical
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Original Broadway Cast Recording Hamilton: An American Musical Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hamilton: An American Musical
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
2
Fetty Wap Fetty Wap Billboard Top Rap Albums
Fetty Wap
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RGF/300
3
Drake & Future What A Time To Be Alive Billboard Top Rap Albums
What A Time To Be Alive
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic/Republic | A-1/Freebandz/Young Money/Cash Money
4
The Game The Documentary 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Documentary 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
5
Future DS2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DS2
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
6
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
11  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
7
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
40  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
8
Machine Gun Kelly General Admission Billboard Top Rap Albums
General Admission
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | EST19XX/Bad Boy/Interscope
9
The Game The Documentary 2.5 Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Documentary 2.5
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
10
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
10  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
11
Travis Scott Rodeo Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rodeo
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
12
DJ Khaled I Changed A Lot Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Changed A Lot
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | We The Best
13
Dr. Dre Compton Billboard Top Rap Albums
Compton
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Aftermath/Interscope
14
Talib Kweli / 9th Woonder Indie 500 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Indie 500
Talib Kweli / 9th Woonder
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jamla/Javotti Media
15
GoldLink And After That, We Didn't Talk Billboard Top Rap Albums
And After That, We Didn't Talk
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Soulection
16
Mac Miller GO:OD AM Billboard Top Rap Albums
GO:OD AM
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Soundtrack Southpaw: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture Billboard Top Rap Albums
Southpaw: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture
18  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
18
Colt Ford Answer To No One: The Colt Ford Classics Billboard Top Rap Albums
Answer To No One: The Colt Ford Classics
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
19
Redneck Souljers Firewater Billboard Top Rap Albums
Firewater
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play Make Believe
20
A$AP Rocky AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP Billboard Top Rap Albums
AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
21
Andy Mineo Uncomfortable Billboard Top Rap Albums
Uncomfortable
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reach
22
Scarface Deeply Rooted Billboard Top Rap Albums
Deeply Rooted
22  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Let's Talk/Brother Mob
23
Lil Dicky Professional Rapper Billboard Top Rap Albums
Professional Rapper
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CMSN
24
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top Rap Albums
These Things Happen
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
25
Big Sean Dark Sky Paradise Billboard Top Rap Albums
Dark Sky Paradise
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
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