Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums - 1997 Archive
Issue Date Album Title Artist
January 04 The Preacher s Wife Soundtrack
January 11
January 18 The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory Makaveli
January 25
February 01 Rhyme Soundtrack
February 08 The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory Makaveli
February 15 Gridlock d Soundtrack
February 22
March 01 Baduizm Erykah Badu
March 08
March 15
March 22
March 29 The Untouchable Scarface
April 05
April 12 Life After Death The Notorious B.I.G.
April 19
April 26
May 03
May 10 Share My World Mary J. Blige
May 17
May 24
May 31
June 07 I m Bout It Soundtrack
June 14 God s Property God s Property From Kirk Franklin s Nu Nation
June 21 I m Bout It Soundtrack
June 28 Wu-Tang Forever Wu-Tang Clan
July 05 God s Property God s Property From Kirk Franklin s Nu Nation
July 12
July 19
July 26
August 02 Supa Dupa Fly Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
August 09 No Way Out Puff Daddy
August 16 The Art Of War Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
August 23 No Way Out Puff Daddy
August 30
September 06
September 13
September 20 Ghetto D Master P
September 27
October 04 When Disaster Strikes... Busta Rhymes
October 11 Evolution Boyz II Men
October 18 Soul Food Soundtrack
October 25 Gang Related -- The Soundtrack Soundtrack
November 01
November 08 The Firm -- The Album NAS Escobar, Foxy Brown, AZ And Nature
November 15 Harlem World Mase
November 22 The 18th Letter Rakim
November 29 Unpredictable Mystikal
December 06 Live Erykah Badu
December 13 R U Still Down? [Remember Me] 2Pac
December 20
December 27 Live Erykah Badu