Rick Ross lands at top of U.S. album chart

Rick Ross performs at the BET Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on July 1, 2012, in Los Angeles.
(CBS News) Rick Ross has snagged his fourth chart-topping album with "God Forgives, I Don't," which sold 218,000 copies in its first week.

The rapper previously reached No. 1 on Billboard's top 200 chart in 2008 with "Trilla." He also notched No. 1's with 2006's "Port of Miami" and 2009's "Deeper Than Rap."

According to Billboard, Ross has more No. 1 albums than Lil Wayne and Snoop Lion (formerly known as Snoop Dogg), but he has a long way to go before he catches up with Jay-Z, the leading rapper with 12 chart-topping sets.

Last week's chart-topper, Zac Brown Band's "Uncaged," fell to second place, followed by Justin Bieber's "Believe" in third.


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