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).

2 Last Week: 1

Don't Let Love Slip Away

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 50
3 Last Week: 3

It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back

Public Enemy
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 49
4 Last Week: 4

Heart Break

New Edition
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 63
5 Last Week: 6

In Effect Mode

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
6 Last Week: 5

Long Live The Kane

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 38
7 Last Week: 7

Make It Last Forever

Keith Sweat
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
8 Last Week: 8

A Salt With A Deadly Pepa

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 39
9 Last Week: 9

Strictly Business

EPMD
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
10 Last Week: 10

Guy

Guy
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
12 Last Week: 14

One Love-One Dream

Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 28
13 Last Week: 15

Simple Pleasures

Bobby McFerrin
Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 12

He's The D.J., I'm The Rapper

D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

Last Week 12
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 47
15 Last Week: 25

Power

Ice-T
Last Week 25
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 17

Stronger Than Pride

Sade
Last Week 17
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 44
18 Last Week: 18

The Real Chuckeeboo

Loose Ends
Last Week 18
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 28
19 Last Week: 16

The Hardline According To Terence Trent D'Arby

Terence Trent D'Arby
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 59
20 Last Week: 19

Who?

Tony Toni Tone

Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 66
22 Last Week: 20

A Woman's Point Of View

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 20
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 33
23 Last Week: 21

In Full Gear

Stetsasonic
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 28
24 Last Week: 27

Twice The Love

George Benson
Last Week 27
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 22

Supersonic--The Album

J.J. Fad
Last Week 22
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 30
26 Last Week: 36

Karyn White

Karyn White
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 28

Tell It To My Heart

Taylor Dayne
Last Week 28
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 23

Secrets Of Flying

Johnny Kemp
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
30 Last Week: 26

Day By Day

Najee
Last Week 26
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 46
31 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 62
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 24

Wonderful

Rick James
Last Week 24
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 19
33 Last Week: 30

Troop

Troop
Last Week 30
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 39
35 Last Week: 49

Ruff 'N' Ready

Ready For The World
Last Week 49
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 43

To Change And/Or Make A Difference

Kiara
Last Week 43
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 35

Move Somethin'

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 35
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 59
39 Last Week: 33

Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman
Last Week 33
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 40
40 Last Week: 45

N.W.A.

N.W.A. And The Posse

Last Week 45
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 50

In Control, Volume 1

Marley Marl
Last Week 50
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 44

Distant Thunder

Aswad
Last Week 44
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 13
45 Last Week: 46

Forever Your Girl

Paula Abdul
Last Week 46
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 97
46 Last Week: 47

Comin' Correct in '88

M.C. Shy-D

Last Week 47
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 23
47 Last Week: 41

Forever And Ever

Howard Hewett
Last Week 41
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 34
49 Last Week: 39

Straight Out The Jungle

The Jungle Bros.
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 12
50 Last Week: 60

In Control

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 60
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance