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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
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
6
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
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
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
37  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
3
Juicy J Wiz Khalifa TGOD Mafia: Rude Awakening Billboard Top Rap Albums
TGOD Mafia: Rude Awakening
Juicy J Wiz Khalifa
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Rostrum/Atlantic/Kemosabe/Columbia
4
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top Rap Albums
When It's Dark Out
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
5
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top Rap Albums
Islah
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
6
The Lonely Island Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (Soundtrack) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Universal Studios
7
Kevin Gates Murder For Hire II Billboard Top Rap Albums
Murder For Hire II
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association
8
Kendrick Lamar untitled unmastered. Billboard Top Rap Albums
untitled unmastered.
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
9
Logic The Incredible True Story Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Incredible True Story
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
10
Vic Mensa There's Alot Going On (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
There's Alot Going On (EP)
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation
11
Da' T.R.U.T.H. It's Complicated Billboard Top Rap Albums
It's Complicated
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Next Music | Mixed Bag
12
Lil Dicky Professional Rapper Billboard Top Rap Albums
Professional Rapper
12  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CMSN
13
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
11  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
14
NF Therapy Session Billboard Top Rap Albums
Therapy Session
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
15
Fetty Wap Fetty Wap Billboard Top Rap Albums
Fetty Wap
14  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RGF/300
16
Drake If You're Reading This It's Too Late Billboard Top Rap Albums
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
15  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
17
Future DS2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DS2
17  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
18
A$AP Ferg Always Strive And Prosper Billboard Top Rap Albums
Always Strive And Prosper
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
19
Soundtrack Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Top Rap Albums
Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture
13  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ruthless/Priority
20
Yo Gotti The Art Of Hustle Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Art Of Hustle
18  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | CMG
21
Lil Uzi Vert Lil Uzi Vert Vs. The World Billboard Top Rap Albums
Lil Uzi Vert Vs. The World
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
22
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis This Unruly Mess I've Made Billboard Top Rap Albums
This Unruly Mess I've Made
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore
23
2 Chainz ColleGrove Billboard Top Rap Albums
ColleGrove
23  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | The Real University
24
TWENTY88 TWENTY88 Billboard Top Rap Albums
TWENTY88
24  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium/G.O.O.D.
25
Rittz Top Of The Line Billboard Top Rap Albums
Top Of The Line
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
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