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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Views
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money

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1
Drake Views Billboard Top Rap Albums
Views
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
2
Original Broadway Cast Recording Hamilton: An American Musical Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hamilton: An American Musical
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
3
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top Rap Albums
Islah
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
4
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top Rap Albums
When It's Dark Out
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
5
Rittz Top Of The Line Billboard Top Rap Albums
Top Of The Line
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
6
NF Therapy Session Billboard Top Rap Albums
Therapy Session
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
7
Kendrick Lamar untitled unmastered. Billboard Top Rap Albums
untitled unmastered.
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
8
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
10  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
9
Aesop Rock Impossible Kid Billboard Top Rap Albums
Impossible Kid
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
10
Astronautalis Cut The Body Loose Billboard Top Rap Albums
Cut The Body Loose
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SideOneDummy
11
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
13  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
12
Drake If You're Reading This It's Too Late Billboard Top Rap Albums
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
14  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
13
Fetty Wap Fetty Wap Billboard Top Rap Albums
Fetty Wap
17  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RGF/300
14
Soundtrack Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Top Rap Albums
Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ruthless/Priority
15
Logic The Incredible True Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Incredible True Story
23  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
16
Future DS2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DS2
19  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
17
2 Chainz ColleGrove Billboard Top Rap Albums
ColleGrove
21  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | The Real University
18
Yo Gotti The Art Of Hustle Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Art Of Hustle
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | CMG
19
A$AP Ferg Always Strive And Prosper Billboard Top Rap Albums
Always Strive And Prosper
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
20
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis This Unruly Mess I've Made Billboard Top Rap Albums
This Unruly Mess I've Made
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore
21
TWENTY88 TWENTY88 Billboard Top Rap Albums
TWENTY88
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium/G.O.O.D.
22
Drake & Future What A Time To Be Alive Billboard Top Rap Albums
What A Time To Be Alive
20  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic/Republic | A-1/Freebandz/Young Money/Cash Money
23
Boosie BadAzz Bleek Mode: Thug In Peace Lil Bleek Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bleek Mode: Thug In Peace Lil Bleek
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lil Boosie
24
NF Mansion Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mansion
25  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
25
Future EVOL Billboard Top Rap Albums
EVOL
24  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
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