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

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
2 Last Week: 2

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
3 Last Week: 3

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 40
4 Last Week: 4

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
5 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
6 Last Week: 6

Long Time Coming

Ready For The World
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 10

Aretha (II)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

Shake You Down

Gregory Abbott
Last Week 8
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 38
9 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 91
10 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
11 Last Week: 13

Under The Blue Moon

New Edition
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 21
12 Last Week: 11

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie
Last Week 11
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
13 Last Week: 14

Shirley Murdock!

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 14
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 63
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 12

King Of Stage

Bobby Brown
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 24
15 Last Week: 16

Life, Love & Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 18

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 18
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 59
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 15

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 60
18 Last Week: 17

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 17
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 63
19 Last Week: 24

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 24
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 20

To Be Continued

The Temptations
Last Week 20
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 42
21 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 49
22 Last Week: 25

A Nice Place To Be

George Howard
Last Week 25
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 19

Break Every Rule

Tina Turner
Last Week 19
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 32
24 Last Week: 29

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 29
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 22

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 22
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 86
26 Last Week: 32

Come Share My Love

Miki Howard
Last Week 32
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 27

Oh, My God!

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 27
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 34
28 Last Week: 30

An Imitation Of Love

Millie Jackson
Last Week 30
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 23

Shockadelica

Jesse Johnson
Last Week 23
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 23
30 Last Week: 33

Gap Band 8

The Gap Band
Last Week 33
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 21
32 Last Week: 37

Robbie Nevil

Robbie Nevil
Last Week 37
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 38

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 38
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 34

I Commit To Love

Howard Hewett
Last Week 34
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 48
36 Last Week: 26

Inside Story

Grace Jones
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 14
37 Last Week: 39

Chico DeBarge

Chico DeBarge
Last Week 39
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 32
38 Last Week: 31

Love Zone

Billy Ocean
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
39 Last Week: 40

While The City Sleeps . . .

George Benson
Last Week 40
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 27
40 Last Week: 36

Vicious Rumors...The Album

Timex Social Club
Last Week 36
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 45
41 Last Week: 45

One Way XI

One Way
Last Week 45
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 42

Music Madness

Mantronix
Last Week 42
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 44

Vesta

Vesta
Last Week 44
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 31
44 Last Week: 41

Private Passion

Jeff Lorber
Last Week 41
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 20
46 Last Week: 47

L Is For Lover

Al Jarreau
Last Week 47
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 23
47 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 55

The Good And Bad Times

The Crusaders
Last Week 55
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 49

Winner In You

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 49
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42