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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic | Grand Hustle
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top Rap Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
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:
Epic | Grand Hustle
2
Isaiah Rashad The Sun's Tirade Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Sun's Tirade
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
3
Original Broadway Cast Recording Hamilton: An American Musical Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hamilton: An American Musical
Last
Peak
50  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
4
Drake Views Billboard Top Rap Albums
Views
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
5
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Top Rap Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
6
Tory Lanez I Told You Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Told You
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mad Love/Interscope
7
DJ Khaled Major Key Billboard Top Rap Albums
Major Key
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
8
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top Rap Albums
Islah
10  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
9
Gucci Mane Everybody Looking Billboard Top Rap Albums
Everybody Looking
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Guwop/Atlantic
10
Young Thug JEFFERY Billboard Top Rap Albums
JEFFERY
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 300/Atlantic
11
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sremmlife 2
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
12
Various Artists Mud Digger, Volume 7 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Mud Digger, Volume 7
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Average Joes
13
ScHoolboy Q Blank Face LP Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blank Face LP
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
14
Logic Bobby Tarantino Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bobby Tarantino
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
15
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top Rap Albums
When It's Dark Out
12  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
16
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Top Rap Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
19  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
17
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
Last
Peak
81  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
18
K Camp Lyric Ave (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Lyric Ave (EP)
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | 4.27/FTE/Interscope
19
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top Rap Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
18  Last
Peak
78  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
20
YG Still Brazy Billboard Top Rap Albums
Still Brazy
21  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | 4Hunnid/CTE
21
Vince Staples Prima Donna (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Prima Donna (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTium
22
Z-Ro Drankin & Drivin Billboard Top Rap Albums
Drankin & Drivin
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | One Deep
23
Soundtrack Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Top Rap Albums
Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ruthless/Priority
24
NF Therapy Session Billboard Top Rap Albums
Therapy Session
22  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
25
Future DS2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DS2
20  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

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