Here we have decided to compile a list of Top 5 Best Selling Hip Hop Album Of All The Time . Apart from rap being art, it is also a commodity. The highest grossing rap albums of all time truly demonstrate just how popular rap has gotten as a genre. This is one of the most commercially-proven genres in the world, and held in high regards for its impact musically. it is still worthwhile to mention the people who managed to become extremely successful in the old-fashioned way and in the old-fashioned world of rap which is due to sales. Here are the top 5 highest grossing rap albums of all time:
1. OutKast Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (2003)
This is one of the most successful albums in history, and not just one of the most successful rap albums in history grossing over 11 million sales.
2. Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP (2000)
Em breaks the record in the history of rap music as the best-selling artist of all the time. his album demonstrates that he has been one of the most successful people in the industry for well over a decade now, like him or hate him. This album sold an astonishing 10.6 million copies.
3. The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death (1997)
Notorious B.I.G. is remembered as one of the greatest Mc in hip hop history and he certainly made quite an impact right before his overly early death. This album of his is a classic for the genre and he sold 10.2 million copies.
4. Eminem The Eminem Show (2002)
No one can touch Em when it comes to sales, Em seems to be destroying everybody in the industry. He unquestionably made fortune of sales unlike other rappers who ventures business. Em is one of the most successful rappers of all time, given how many copies all of his albums have sold, especially his albums from the early 2000’s. At 10.1 million copies, this is an album that truly was a Bomb.
5. MC Hammer Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em (1990)
MC Hammer is one of the artists who helped create the genre and make it what it is today. This is his most successful album, since it sold an astonishing 10 million copies.