The 10 Best-Selling Hip-Hop Albums In The United States

By on May 10, 2012 in ArticlesEntertainment

Hip-hop is one of the most (if not the most) dominant art forms of the 21st century. Everywhere you look, you can see hip-hop's tentacles – in the movies, on TV, in comic books, and in video games. And yet, the hip-hop album remains something of a niche interest – when a rap album sells well, it's still referred to as a "crossover success," as if there's much in the landscape left for hip-hop to cross over into. Nevertheless, it's still interesting to see the hip-hop albums that have been the most popular with the most people, and what better way to do that than to look at the best-selling hip-hop albums ever? Here are the 10 top-selling hip-hop albums in the US.

Country Grammar

Big Willie Style

Licensed To Ill

All Eyez On Me

Greatest Hits

Please Hammer, Don't Hurt 'Em

Life After Death

The Eminem Show

The Marshall Mathers LP

Speakerboxxx/The Love Below

Articles Written by Joseph Gibson
Joseph Gibson is a freelance writer currently based in Austin, TX. His main interests are movies, music, books, and other things you can watch, read, or listen to. Follow Joseph on Google+.
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