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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
1992
Imprint/Promotion Label
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Play
1
The Game 1992 Billboard Top Rap Albums
1992
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
2
Original Broadway Cast Recording Hamilton: An American Musical Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hamilton: An American Musical
Last
Peak
56  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
3
Drake Views Billboard Top Rap Albums
Views
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
DJ Khaled Major Key Billboard Top Rap Albums
Major Key
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
5
Derek Minor Reflection Billboard Top Rap Albums
Reflection
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Reflection
6
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top Rap Albums
Islah
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
7
Gucci Mane Everybody Looking Billboard Top Rap Albums
Everybody Looking
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Guwop/Atlantic
8
Mac Miller The Divine Feminine Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Divine Feminine
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
9
Cosculluela BlancoPerla Billboard Top Rap Albums
BlancoPerla
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Latina | Rottweilas
10
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sremmlife 2
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
11
Tory Lanez I Told You Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Told You
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mad Love/Interscope
12
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top Rap Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
13
NF Therapy Session Billboard Top Rap Albums
Therapy Session
18  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
14
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Top Rap Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
15
ScHoolboy Q Blank Face LP Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blank Face LP
13  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
16
YG Still Brazy Billboard Top Rap Albums
Still Brazy
20  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | 4Hunnid/CTE
17
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
14  Last
Peak
87  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
87
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
18
Danny Brown Atrocity Exhibition Billboard Top Rap Albums
Atrocity Exhibition
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
19
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top Rap Albums
When It's Dark Out
17  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
20
Logic Bobby Tarantino Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bobby Tarantino
19  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
21
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Top Rap Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
21  Last
14  Peak
18  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
22
Dave East Kairi Chanel Billboard Top Rap Albums
Kairi Chanel
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mass Appeal
23
Soundtrack Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Top Rap Albums
Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture
24  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ruthless/Priority
24
Z-Ro Drankin & Drivin Billboard Top Rap Albums
Drankin & Drivin
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | One Deep
25
T.I. Us Or Else (EP) Billboard Top Rap Albums
Us Or Else (EP)
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Grand Hustle
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