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Rick Ross has quietly become one of the most consistent rappers in the game today, amassing a catalogue that few rappers could match.

While he might not be up there with Jay-Z, Eminem or Drake when it comes to the most number one albums on the Billboard 200, he’s certainly holding his own. Here are all of Rick Ross’ first week album sales over his recording career.

Custom Cars & Cycles (with Triple C’s)

Released: October 27, 2009

Label: Maybach Music Group, Def Jam

First week album sales: 44

Billboard 200 position: 12,100

Singles: “Go”, “Erryday”

Self Made Vol. 3 (with Maybach Music Group)

Released: September 17, 2013

Label: Maybach Music Group, Atlantic

First week album sales: 4

Billboard 200 position: 50,000

Singles: “Poor Decisions”, “Levels”, “God Is Great”, “Know You Better”

Self Made Vol. 1 (with Maybach Music Group)

Released: May 23, 2011

Label: Maybach Music Group, Warner Bros.

First week album sales: 58,900

Billboard 200 position: 5

Singles: “Tupac Back”, “Pacman”, “By Any Means”, “Fitted Cap”, “Ima Boss”, “600 Benz”, “That Way”

Black Market

Released: December 4, 2015

Label: Maybach Music, Def Jam

First week album sales: 6

Billboard 200 position: 65,000

Singles: “Foreclosures”, “Sorry”

Hood Billionaire

Released: November 24, 2014

Label: Maybach Music, Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam

First week album sales: 6

Billboard 200 position: 74,444

Singles: “Elvis Presley Blvd.”, “Keep Doin’ That (Rich Bitch)”, “Nickel Rock”

Port of Miami 2

Released: August 9, 2019

Label: Maybach Music, Epic

First week album sales: 2

Billboard 200 position: 80,000

Singles: “Act a Fool”, “Big Tyme”, “Gold Roses”

Self Made Vol. 2 (with Maybach Music Group)

Released: June 26, 2012

Label: Maybach Music Group, Warner Bros.

First week album sales: 4

Billboard 200 position: 98,000

Singles: “Bag of Money”, “Actin’ Up”, “Let’s Talk”

Rather You Than Me

Released: March 17, 2017

Label: Maybach Music, Epic

First week album sales: 3

Billboard 200 position: 106,000

Singles: “I Think She Like Me”, “Trap Trap Trap”

Deeper Than Rap

Released: April 21, 2009

Label: Maybach Music, Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam

First week album sales: 1

Billboard 200 position: 158,000

Singles: “Mafia Music”, “Magnificent”, “All I Really Want”, “Maybach Music 2”

Teflon Don

Released: July 20, 2010

Label: Maybach Music, Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam

First week album sales: 2

Billboard 200 position: 176,300

Singles: “Super High”, “B.M.F. (Blowin’ Money Fast)”, “Aston Martin Music”

Mastermind

Released: March 3, 2014

Label: Maybach Music, Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam

First week album sales: 1

Billboard 200 position: 179,000

Singles: “The Devil Is a Lie”, “War Ready”, “Thug Cry”

Port of Miami

Released: August 8, 2006

Label: Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam, Poe Boy

First week album sales: 1

Billboard 200 position: 187,000

Singles: “Hustlin'”, “Push It”

Trilla

Released: March 11, 2008

Label: Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam, Poe Boy

First week album sales: 1

Billboard 200 position: 198,000

Singles: “Speedin'”, “The Boss”, “Here I Am”

God Forgives, I Don’t

Released: July 31, 2012

Label: Maybach Music, Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam

First week album sales: 1

Billboard 200 position: 218,000

Singles: “Touch’N You”, “So Sophisticated”, “Hold Me Back”, “Diced Pineapples”

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