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

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
2 Last Week: 3

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
4 Last Week: 4

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 32
5 Last Week: 5

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 30
6 Last Week: 6

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
8 Last Week: 10

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 10
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 9

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 86
10 Last Week: 8

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 48
11 Last Week: 11

Surface

Surface
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 35
12 Last Week: 29

Bigger & Deffer

LL Cool J
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12

Life, Love & Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
14 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 15
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
16 Last Week: 16

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 16
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 33
17 Last Week: 21

Crushin'

Fat Boys
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 14

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 59
19 Last Week: 13

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
20 Last Week: 17

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 17
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 68
21 Last Week: 18

Shirley Murdock!

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 18
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 63
22 Last Week: 20

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease
Last Week 20
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 46
23 Last Week: 33

Smooth Sailin'

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 33
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 91
25 Last Week: 23

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 23
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 55
26 Last Week: 30

Jonathan Butler

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 30
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 27

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 27
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 63
28 Last Week: 22

Hot, Cool & Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 22
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 64
29 Last Week: 25

Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 26
30 Last Week: 24

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 40
31 Last Week: 35

Strong Persuader

Robert Cray
Last Week 35
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 40

Female Trouble

Nona Hendryx
Last Week 40
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 31

Soul Survivor

Al Green
Last Week 31
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 25
35 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 51
36 Last Week: 32

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie
Last Week 32
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
37 Last Week: 36

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 36
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 61
38 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 42
39 Last Week: 49

Red Hot Rhythm And Blues

Diana Ross
Last Week 49
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 45

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 45
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 47
41 Last Week: 38

I Commit To Love

Howard Hewett
Last Week 38
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 48
43 Last Week: 37

Watch Out!

Patrice Rushen
Last Week 37
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 20
44 Last Week: 46

Sensational

Starpoint
Last Week 46
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 17
45 Last Week: --

If I Were Your Woman

Stephanie Mills
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 27
47 Last Week: 52

Got To Be Tough

M.C. Shy-D
Last Week 52
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 50

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 50
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 54
49 Last Week: 47

Vicious Rumors...The Album

Timex Social Club
Last Week 47
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 45
50 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance