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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
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1
WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Kanye West ye Billboard Top Rap Albums
ye
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
2
Post Malone beerbongs & bentleys Billboard Top Rap Albums
beerbongs & bentleys
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
3
Cardi B Invasion Of Privacy Billboard Top Rap Albums
Invasion Of Privacy
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | The KSR Group/Atlantic
4
Juice WRLD Goodbye & Good Riddance Billboard Top Rap Albums
Goodbye & Good Riddance
Juice WRLD
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Grade A/Interscope
5
Lil Baby Harder Than Ever Billboard Top Rap Albums
Harder Than Ever
Lil Baby
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Quality Control/Motown
6
J. Cole KOD Billboard Top Rap Albums
KOD
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dreamville/Roc Nation/Interscope
7
Pusha T DAYTONA Billboard Top Rap Albums
DAYTONA
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
8
A$AP Rocky Testing Billboard Top Rap Albums
Testing
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
9
Post Malone Stoney Billboard Top Rap Albums
Stoney
Last
Peak
78  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
10
Migos Culture II Billboard Top Rap Albums
Culture II
10  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Quality Control/Motown
11
Soundtrack Black Panther: The Album, Music From And Inspired By Billboard Top Rap Albums
Black Panther: The Album, Music From And Inspired By
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
12
XXXTENTACION ? Billboard Top Rap Albums
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11  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Vibes Forever
13
Kendrick Lamar DAMN. Billboard Top Rap Albums
DAMN.
15  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
14
Playboi Carti Die Lit Billboard Top Rap Albums
Die Lit
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | AWGE/Interscope
15
Original Broadway Cast Recording Hamilton: An American Musical Billboard Top Rap Albums
Hamilton: An American Musical
16  Last
Peak
141  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
141
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Hamilton Uptown/Atlantic
16
Rae Sremmurd, Swae Lee & Slim Jxmmi SR3MM Billboard Top Rap Albums
SR3MM
Rae Sremmurd, Swae Lee & Slim Jxmmi
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
17
Rich The Kid The World Is Yours Billboard Top Rap Albums
The World Is Yours
17  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Rich Forever/300/Interscope
18
NAV Reckless Billboard Top Rap Albums
Reckless
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
19
Lil Uzi Vert Luv Is Rage 2 Billboard Top Rap Albums
Luv Is Rage 2
18  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
20
Lil Skies Life Of A Dark Rose Billboard Top Rap Albums
Life Of A Dark Rose
Lil Skies
20  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | All We Got/Atlantic
21
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Until Death Call My Name Billboard Top Rap Albums
Until Death Call My Name
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Never Broke Again/Atlantic
22
Drake More Life Billboard Top Rap Albums
More Life
21  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
23
BlocBoy JB Simi Billboard Top Rap Albums
Simi
BlocBoy JB
22  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bloc Nation
24
Drake Views Billboard Top Rap Albums
Views
23  Last
Peak
109  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
109
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
25
6ix9ine DAY69 Billboard Top Rap Albums
DAY69
6ix9ine
25  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TenThousand Projects | ScumGang
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