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Rap fans have short-term memories. Before Pac and Big, or Eminem and 50, or Wayne and Drake, there was no other rapper in the world bigger than Snoop Dogg.

When Doggystyle dropped in November 1993, shortly after after Wu’s debut and Tribe’s Midnight Marauders, it sold over 800,000 copies in one week and broke the record for a debuting artist. It wasn’t until 50 came along 10 years later when we saw a bigger number from a debut artist.

With a career spanning over four decades, Snoop holds a special place in hip hop history. Here are the rankings for all his first week album sales.

Bible of Love

Released: March 16, 2018

Label: RCA Inspiration, All the Time Entertainment

First week album sales: 5,000

Billboard 200 position: 148

Singles: N/A

I Wanna Thank Me

Released: August 16, 2019

Label: Empire, Doggy Style

First week album sales: 9,000

Billboard 200 position: 76

Singles: “I Wanna Thank Me”

Coolaid

Released: July 1, 2016

Label: Doggystyle, eOne

First week album sales: 10,000

Billboard 200 position: 40

Singles: “Kush Ups”, “Point Seen Money Gone”

Neva Left

Released: May 19, 2017

Label: Doggy Style, Empire

First week album sales: 11,000

Billboard 200 position: 54

Singles: “Promise You This”, “Lavender (Nightfall Remix)”, “Mount Kushmore”, “Swivel”

Reincarnated

Released: April 23, 2013

Label: Berhane Sound System, RCA

First week album sales: 21,000

Billboard 200 position: 16

Singles: “Here Comes the King”, “Lighters Up”, “No Guns Allowed”, “Ashtrays and Heartbreaks”

Bush

Released: May 12, 2015

Label: Doggy Style, I Am Other, Columbia

First week album sales: 32,000

Billboard 200 position: 14

Singles: “Peaches N Cream”, “So Many Pros”, “California Roll”

Doggumentary

Released: March 29, 2011

Label: Doggy Style, Priority

First week album sales: 50,000

Billboard 200 position: 8

Singles: “Wet”, “Boom”

Malice n Wonderland

Released: December 8, 2009

Label: Doggystyle, Priority

First week album sales: 61,000

Billboard 200 position: 23

Singles: “Gangsta Luv”, “I Wanna Rock”, “Pronto”

The Hard Way (as 213)

Released: August 17, 2004

Label: Doggystyle, G-Funk, Dogg Foundation, TVT

First week album sales: 95,000

Billboard 200 position: 4

Singles: “So Fly”, “Groupie Luv”

Tha Eastsidaz (as Tha Eastsidaz)

Released: February 1, 2000

Label: Dogghouse, TVT

First week album sales: 100,000

Billboard 200 position: 8

Singles: “G’d Up”, “Got Beef”

Duces ‘n Trayz: The Old Fashioned Way (as Tha Eastsidaz)

Released: July 31, 2001

Label: Doggystyle TVT

First week album sales: 116,000

Billboard 200 position: 4

Singles: “I Luv It”

Ego Trippin’

Released: March 11, 2008

Label: Doggystyle, Geffen

First week album sales: 137,000

Billboard 200 position: 3

Singles: “Sensual Seduction”, “Neva Have 2 Worry”, “Life of da Party”, “My Medicine”, “Those Gurlz”

Released: November 26, 2002

Label: Doggystyle, Priority, Capitol

First week album sales: 174,000

Billboard 200 position: 12

Singles: “From tha Chuuuch to da Palace”, “Beautiful”

No Limit Top Dogg

Released: May 11, 1999

Label: No Limit, Priority

First week album sales: 187,400

Billboard 200 position: 2

Singles: “G Bedtime Stories”, “Bitch Please”, “Down for My N’s”

R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece

Released: November 16, 2004

Label: Doggystyle, Star Trak, Geffen

First week album sales: 225,000

Billboard 200 position: 6

Singles: “Drop It Like It’s Hot”, “Let’s Get Blown”, “Signs”, “Ups & Downs”

Tha Blue Carpet Treatment

Released: November 21, 2006

Label: Doggystyle, Geffen

First week album sales: 264,000

Billboard 200 position: 5

Singles: “Vato”, “I Wanna Love You”, “That’s That”, “Candy”, “Boss’ Life”

Tha Last Meal

Released: December 19, 2000

Label: Doggystyle, No Limit, Priority

First week album sales: 397,000 copies

Billboard 200 position: 9

Singles: “Snoop Dogg (What’s My Name Pt. 2)”, “Lay Low”, “Wrong Idea”, “Loosen’ Control”

Tha Doggfather

Released: November 12, 1996

Label: Death Row, Interscope

First week album sales: 479,000

Billboard 200 position: 1

Singles: “Snoop’s Upside Ya Head”, “Vapors”, “Doggfather”

Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told

Released: August 4, 1998

Label: No Limit, Priority

First week album sales: 520,000

Billboard 200 position: 1

Singles: “Still a G Thang”, “Woof”, “Slow Down”

Doggystyle

Released: November 23, 1993

Label: Death Row, Interscope

First week album sales: 806,000

Billboard 200 position: 1

Singles: “Who Am I? (What’s My Name?)”, “Gin & Juice”, “Doggy Dogg World”

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