26 Hip-Hop Albums That Went 5x Platinum Or Higher

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26. Salt-n-Pepa Very Necessary (1993)

Copies Sold: 5 million

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25. DMX …And Then There Was X (1999)

Copies Sold: 5 million

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24. 2Pac The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory (1996)

Copies Sold: 5 million

  • BrianRaider

    Wow!

  • chris

    U Really Have To Discount The Double cds Though Because Soundscan Counts Them As 2 So Outkast Sold 11 million But Its Really 5.5 Because It Was A Double Disc..Still Good Though

  • Peso

    that was dope to see, my boy Hov was at 5m for Vol.2…I remember that sh*t. Pac did Diamond on All Eyes On Me and The Greatest Hits, thats crazy dead or alive. Eminem Show my favorite Em album all-time and that joint went Diamond. I just think Em peaked lyrically, musically and commercially on that joint…damn nostaliga all in the air

  • http://Islandmix.com/ Adrian Khan (The Soca Warrior)

    Should have made this a 24 hip hop albums list instead of throwing Vanilla Ice & MC Hammer in there.

  • http://twitter.com/leozzie Leo

    NWTS sellin 15 million copies yall gon need to update this post asap
    Love,
    Drizzay

    • fuck da world

      lol i like his new shit but nowadays album cant make 15 mill unless 2Pac revived or Carter V

    • blackguy

      smh…

  • Will

    What about The Documentary? XXL always leaving out Game..

  • Nick Barrera

    All are before 2005! Before I tunes and Amazon.. Like to see how many sold online compared to CD.

  • 190203040131

    All Eyez on me sold 5.887.630 x 2 = 11.775.260 (11.8 milion)