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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
2
LAST WEEK
57
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
57  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
2
Joe Budden Rage & The Machine Billboard Top Rap Albums
Rage & The Machine
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Mood Muzik
3
NxWorries Yes Lawd! Billboard Top Rap Albums
Yes Lawd!
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stones Throw
4
The Game 1992 Billboard Top Rap Albums
1992
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
5
Drake Views Billboard Top Rap Albums
Views
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
6
Dame D.O.L.L.A. The Letter O Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Letter O
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Front Page
7
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top Rap Albums
Islah
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
8
BIzzle Crowns & Crosses Billboard Top Rap Albums
Crowns & Crosses
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
God Over Money
9
Sho Baraka The Narrative Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Narrative
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | humble beast./Fair Trade
10
D.R.A.M. Big Baby D.R.A.M. Billboard Top Rap Albums
Big Baby D.R.A.M.
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | #1EpicCheck
11
Gucci Mane Everybody Looking Billboard Top Rap Albums
Everybody Looking
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Guwop/Atlantic
12
DJ Khaled Major Key Billboard Top Rap Albums
Major Key
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
13
Mac Miller The Divine Feminine Billboard Top Rap Albums
The Divine Feminine
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
14
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top Rap Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
15
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top Rap Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
17  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
16
Tory Lanez I Told You Billboard Top Rap Albums
I Told You
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mad Love/Interscope
17
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Sremmlife 2
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
18
NF Therapy Session Billboard Top Rap Albums
Therapy Session
13  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG
19
ScHoolboy Q Blank Face LP Billboard Top Rap Albums
Blank Face LP
15  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
20
Danny Brown Atrocity Exhibition Billboard Top Rap Albums
Atrocity Exhibition
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
21
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top Rap Albums
When It's Dark Out
19  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
22
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Top Rap Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
23
YG Still Brazy Billboard Top Rap Albums
Still Brazy
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | 4Hunnid/CTE
24
Future DS2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DS2
Last
Peak
66  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
25
Logic Bobby Tarantino Billboard Top Rap Albums
Bobby Tarantino
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
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