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: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 77
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

If I Were Your Woman

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
3 Last Week: 1

Bigger & Deffer

LL Cool J
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
5 Last Week: 4

The Big Throwdown

Levert
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 43
6 Last Week: 6

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 47
7 Last Week: 8

Crushin'

Fat Boys
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 35
9 Last Week: 15

Dana Dane With Fame

Dana Dane
Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 14

Lethal

UTFO
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 11

Everlasting

Natalie Cole
Last Week 11
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 66
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 9

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
13 Last Week: 13

Touch And Go

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 38
14 Last Week: 10

Hot, Cool & Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 64
15 Last Week: 17

Paid In Full

Eric B. & Rakim
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 43
16 Last Week: 12

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
18 Last Week: 16

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 16
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 86
19 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 108
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 19

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease
Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 46
22 Last Week: 27

Let Me Touch You

The O'Jays
Last Week 27
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 28

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
25 Last Week: 35

You And Me Equals Us

Colonel Abrams
Last Week 35
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 21

Jonathan Butler

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 21
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 50
27 Last Week: 24

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 24
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 48
28 Last Week: 30

Rhyme Pays

Ice-T
Last Week 30
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 29

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
30 Last Week: 25

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 25
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 68
31 Last Week: 26

All By Myself

Regina Belle
Last Week 26
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 38
32 Last Week: 37

Reservations For Two

Dionne Warwick
Last Week 37
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 40

4 By Four

4 By Four
Last Week 40
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 32

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 32
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 30
37 Last Week: 31
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 91
38 Last Week: 46

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 46
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 41

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 41
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 32
40 Last Week: 34

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 34
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 54
41 Last Week: 38

Davy's Ride

Davy D
Last Week 38
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 15
42 Last Week: 45

Surface

Surface
Last Week 45
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 35
43 Last Week: 36

Lovers

Babyface
Last Week 36
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 30
44 Last Week: 43

Circumstantial Evidence

Shalamar
Last Week 43
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 28
45 Last Week: 66

Decisions

The Winans
Last Week 66
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 59

Madame X

Madame X
Last Week 59
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 48

Down By Law

M.C. Shan
Last Week 48
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 15
48 Last Week: 51

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 51
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 63
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 42

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 42
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 33
51 Last Week: 63

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 63
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 60

Yo! Bum Rush The Show

Public Enemy
Last Week 60
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 56

BeBe & CeCe Winans

BeBe & CeCe Winans
Last Week 56
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 17
55 Last Week: 55
Last Week 55
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 11
56 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 27
57 Last Week: 58

Wide Open

General Kane
Last Week 58
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 7
58 Last Week: 47

Life, Love & Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 47
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
59 Last Week: 52

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 52
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 47
60 Last Week: 68
Last Week 68
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 54

Make Believe

Slave
Last Week 54
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 13
62 Last Week: 67

Got To Be Tough

M.C. Shy-D
Last Week 67
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 23
63 Last Week: 62

Welcome To My Dream

Tawatha
Last Week 62
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 14
64 Last Week: 53

Beverly Hills Cop II

Soundtrack
Last Week 53
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 13
65 Last Week: 69

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 69
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 59
66 Last Week: 57

Shirley Murdock!

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 57
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 63
67 Last Week: --

The Rap Pack

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: --

Broken Puzzle

Theresa
Last Week --
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 65

Vicious Rumors...The Album

Timex Social Club
Last Week 65
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 45
70 Last Week: 70

A Change Of Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 70
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 32
71 Last Week: --

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: --

Sherrick

Sherrick
Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 75

Oh, My God!

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 75
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 61

Tellin' It Like It Is

Dimples
Last Week 61
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 7
75 Last Week: --

Disorderlies

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance