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

Promise

Sade
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 116
3 Last Week: 4

As The Band Turns

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 3

All For Love

New Edition
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
5 Last Week: 5

Street Called Desire

Rene & Angela
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 76
6 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 47
7 Last Week: 7

In Square Circle

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
8 Last Week: 8

Do Me Baby

Meli'sa Morgan
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 91
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

The New Zapp IV U

Zapp
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 33
11 Last Week: 11

High Priority

Cherrelle
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 10

Rock Me Tonight

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 63
13 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 24
14 Last Week: 16

Gap Band VII

The Gap Band
Last Week 16
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 20

Workin' It Back

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 20
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 18

Color Of Success

Morris Day
Last Week 18
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 37
21 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 26
22 Last Week: 22

Who's Zoomin' Who

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 22
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 51
23 Last Week: 23

Restless

Starpoint
Last Week 23
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 54
24 Last Week: 27

Smoke Signals

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 27
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 24

Luxury Of Life

Five Star
Last Week 24
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 55
26 Last Week: 26

Stephanie Mills

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 26
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 39
27 Last Week: 29

The Jets

The Jets
Last Week 29
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 62
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 28

Mr. Wright

Bernard Wright
Last Week 28
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 27
29 Last Week: 25

Ta Mara & The Seen

Ta Mara & The Seen
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 28
31 Last Week: 31

You Might Be Surprised

Roy Ayers
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 32
32 Last Week: 32

Diamond Life

Sade
Last Week 32
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 76
33 Last Week: 42

Colonel Abrams

Colonel Abrams
Last Week 42
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 24
35 Last Week: 35

The Night I Fell In Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 35
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
36 Last Week: 37

The Color Purple

Soundtrack
Last Week 37
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 12
37 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 28
38 Last Week: 36

Romance 1600

Sheila E
Last Week 36
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 33
39 Last Week: 33

Condition Of The Heart

Kashif
Last Week 33
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 19
40 Last Week: 41

Full Force

Full Force
Last Week 41
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 41
41 Last Week: 64

Skin On Skin

Vanity
Last Week 64
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 46

It Takes Two

Juicy
Last Week 46
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 39

Jewel Of The Nile

Soundtrack
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 9
44 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 71
45 Last Week: 47

Seduction

Val Young
Last Week 47
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 27
46 Last Week: 45

How Could It Be

Eddie Murphy
Last Week 45
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 25
47 Last Week: 48

Magic Touch

Stanley Jordan
Last Week 48
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 61
48 Last Week: --

Precious Moments

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week --
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 40

Slave To The Rhythm

Grace Jones
Last Week 40
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 23
50 Last Week: 60

Wall To Wall

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 60
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 51

Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam With Full Force

Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force
Last Week 51
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 61
52 Last Week: 50

Say You Love Me

Jennifer Holliday
Last Week 50
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 31
53 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 41
54 Last Week: 57

Maurice White

Maurice White
Last Week 57
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 59

The Album

Mantronix
Last Week 59
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 58

Members Only

Bobby Bland
Last Week 58
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 24
59 Last Week: 44

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 44
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 65
60 Last Week: 63

Alexander O'Neal

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 63
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 74
61 Last Week: 65

Frantic Romantic

Jermaine Stewart
Last Week 65
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 72

Gettin' Away With Murder

Patti Austin
Last Week 72
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 54

Miami Vice

Soundtrack
Last Week 54
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 24
64 Last Week: --

Falco 3

Falco
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 52

The Fat Boys Are Back

Fat Boys
Last Week 52
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 36
67 Last Week: 68

Designated Hitter

Damon Rentie
Last Week 68
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 11
68 Last Week: 55

Krush Groove

Soundtrack
Last Week 55
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
69 Last Week: 66

King Of Rock

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 66
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 65
72 Last Week: 67

The Family

The Family
Last Week 67
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 30
73 Last Week: 70

Let My People Go

The Winans
Last Week 70
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 19
74 Last Week: 73

9.9

9.9
Last Week 73
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 31
75 Last Week: 71

Durell Coleman

Durell Coleman
Last Week 71
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 26