Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Sales Data 1

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums ranks the most popular R&B/hip-hop albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

1 Last Week: 1

Private Dancer

Tina Turner
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 84
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 6

Nightshift

Commodores
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4

New Edition

New Edition
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
5 Last Week: 5

Truly For You

The Temptations
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 38
6 Last Week: 3

Gap Band VI

The Gap Band
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
7 Last Week: 7

Swept Away

Diana Ross
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 48
8 Last Week: 8
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
9 Last Week: 11

Beverly Hills Cop

Soundtrack
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 33
11 Last Week: 9

Starchild

Teena Marie
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
12 Last Week: 14

King Of Rock

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 65
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 13

Planetary Invasion

Midnight Star
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 95
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 16

Diamond Life

Sade
Last Week 16
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 76
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 17

Can't Slow Down

Lionel Richie
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 91
18 Last Week: 18

Escape

Whodini
Last Week 18
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 48
19 Last Week: 22

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 22
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 65
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 15

Eugene Wilde

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 15
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 34
21 Last Week: 12

Chinese Wall

Philip Bailey
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 35
22 Last Week: 21

Fat Boys

Fat Boys
Last Week 21
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 42
23 Last Week: 32

Jesse Johnson's Revue

Jesse Johnson's Revue
Last Week 32
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 24

Suddenly

Billy Ocean
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 70
26 Last Week: 19

The Woman In Red (Soundtrack)

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
27 Last Week: 37

Only Four You

Mary Jane Girls
Last Week 37
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 38
29 Last Week: 30

Ego Trip

Kurtis Blow
Last Week 30
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 42
30 Last Week: 31

Make It Big

Wham!
Last Week 31
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 38
31 Last Week: 27

Like A Virgin

Madonna
Last Week 27
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 48
32 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 34
33 Last Week: 28

Ice Cream Castle

The Time
Last Week 28
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 46
34 Last Week: 34

Jukebox

Dazz Band
Last Week 34
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 30
35 Last Week: --

Rhythm Of The Night

Debarge
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 40

Heart Break

Shalamar
Last Week 40
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 39

They Said It Couldn't Be Done

Grandmaster Flash
Last Week 39
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 29

A Private Heaven

Sheena Easton
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 13
40 Last Week: 41

Straight To The Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 41
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 20
41 Last Week: 47

Qualifying Heat

Thelma Houston
Last Week 47
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 45

Tommy Boy's Greatest Beats

Various Artists
Last Week 45
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 48

Step By Step

Jeff Lorber
Last Week 48
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 35

I Feel For You

Chaka Khan
Last Week 35
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 47
46 Last Week: 38

High Crime

Al Jarreau
Last Week 38
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 33
48 Last Week: 42

Just The Way You Like It

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 42
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 37
49 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 42
50 Last Week: 64

Cashmere

Cashmere
Last Week 64
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 51

Finder Of Lost Loves

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 51
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 10
52 Last Week: 52

Captured

Rockwell
Last Week 52
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 8
53 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 54

The Glamorous Life

Sheila E
Last Week 54
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 42
55 Last Week: 56

Broadway's Closer to Sunset Blvd.

Isley, Jasper, Isley
Last Week 56
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
56 Last Week: 58

Jenny Burton

Jenny Burton
Last Week 58
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 60

Chemistry

Johnny Gill
Last Week 60
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 55

Love Letters

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 55
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 23
59 Last Week: --

Rain Forest

Paul Hardcastle
Last Week --
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: --

Rockie Robbins

Rockie Robbins
Last Week --
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 49

Agent Provocateur

Foreigner
Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 11
62 Last Week: 66

This Is Your Night

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 66
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 18
63 Last Week: 46

Classic Masters

Ronnie Laws
Last Week 46
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 18
64 Last Week: 43

Run-D.M.C.

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 43
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 55
65 Last Week: 69

Jermaine Jackson

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 69
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 48
66 Last Week: 62

The Word Is Out

Jermaine Stewart
Last Week 62
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 24
67 Last Week: 75

Bluesmaster

Z.Z. Hill
Last Week 75
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 21
68 Last Week: 63

Wild Animal

Vanity
Last Week 63
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 26
69 Last Week: 65

Hot House Flowers

Wynton Marsalis
Last Week 65
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 25
70 Last Week: 70

Madonna

Madonna
Last Week 70
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 78
71 Last Week: 57

In The Dark

Roy Ayers
Last Week 57
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 13
73 Last Week: 53

You, Me And He

Mtume
Last Week 53
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 32
74 Last Week: 61

All Of You

Lillo
Last Week 61
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 33
75 Last Week: 50

Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo

Soundtrack
Last Week 50
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 11