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: 2

Let's Get It Started

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3

Guy

Guy
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
3 Last Week: 1

Don't Be Cruel

Bobby Brown
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
4 Last Week: 4

Karyn White

Karyn White
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
5 Last Week: 5

The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick

Slick Rick
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
6 Last Week: 8

Loc'ed After Dark

Tone-Loc
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

Just Coolin'

Levert
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 50
8 Last Week: 7

Messages From The Boys

The Boys
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 54
9 Last Week: 12

2nd Wave

Surface
Last Week 12
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 71
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 11

Forever Your Girl

Paula Abdul
Last Week 11
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 97
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 9

Heart Break

New Edition
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 64
12 Last Week: 13

Today

Today
Last Week 13
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 43
13 Last Week: 10

Giving You The Best That I Got

Anita Baker
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
14 Last Week: 14
Last Week 14
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 16

Straight Outta Compton

N.W.A
Last Week 16
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 18

Life Is...Too Short

Too $hort
Last Week 18
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 15

Eazy-Duz-It

Eazy-E
Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 53
18 Last Week: 21

More Than Friends

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 21
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
20 Last Week: 20

The Right Stuff

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 63
21 Last Week: 26

3 Feet High And Rising

De La Soul
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 19

Heart's Horizon

Al Jarreau
Last Week 19
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 27
24 Last Week: 22

Silhouette

Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 38
25 Last Week: 30

Girl You Know It's True

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 30
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 25

Gerald Alston

Gerald Alston
Last Week 25
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 33
27 Last Week: 24

Don't Let Love Slip Away

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
28 Last Week: 31

Heaven On Earth

Donna Allen
Last Week 31
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 27

To Change And/Or Make A Difference

Kiara
Last Week 27
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 44
30 Last Week: 33

K-9 Posse

K-9 Posse
Last Week 33
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 18
32 Last Week: 28

Machismo

Cameo
Last Week 28
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 35
35 Last Week: 35

What Time Is It

Gucci Crew II
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 29
36 Last Week: 36

Animal

Barkays
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 16
37 Last Week: 43

Love Or Physical

Ashford & Simpson
Last Week 43
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 56

The Desolate One

Just-Ice
Last Week 56
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 28
40 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 45

Respect

Anquette
Last Week 45
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 27
42 Last Week: 40

In Effect Mode

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 40
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
43 Last Week: 41

Take U Back To My Place

Z'Looke
Last Week 41
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 23
44 Last Week: 39

Midnight Star

Midnight Star
Last Week 39
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 29
45 Last Week: 38

Make It Last Forever

Keith Sweat
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
46 Last Week: 46

Vesta 4 U

Vesta
Last Week 46
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 55
47 Last Week: 59

Comin' Through Like Warriors

M.C. Twist
Last Week 59
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 47

Miami Bass Wars

Various Artists
Last Week 47
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 14
49 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 66
50 Last Week: 48

Sweet Obsession

Sweet Obsession
Last Week 48
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 33
51 Last Week: 50
Last Week 50
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 29
52 Last Week: 51

The Lover In Me

Sheena Easton
Last Week 51
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 25
53 Last Week: 54

Touch Of Blues

Clarence Carter
Last Week 54
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 20
54 Last Week: 55

Move Somethin'

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 55
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 59
55 Last Week: 62

Take 6

Take 6
Last Week 62
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 57

4 U 2 NJOY

Betty Wright
Last Week 57
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 10
58 Last Week: 63

Foundation

Ten City
Last Week 63
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 53

It's Tee Time

Sweet Tee
Last Week 53
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 25
60 Last Week: 67

To Whom It May Concern

The Pasadenas
Last Week 67
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 44

Act A Fool

King Tee
Last Week 44
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 27
62 Last Week: 61

Power

Ice-T
Last Week 61
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
63 Last Week: 73

Getting Off

Miami Boyz
Last Week 73
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 66

Love Seasons

Alex Bugnon
Last Week 66
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 52

A Salt With A Deadly Pepa

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 52
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 39
66 Last Week: 72

Sing Me A Song

Marcus Lewis
Last Week 72
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 64
Last Week 64
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 62
68 Last Week: --

Livin' Large

E.U.
Last Week --
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 69

It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back

Public Enemy
Last Week 69
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 49
70 Last Week: 65

Manhattan Suite

Rick Kellis
Last Week 65
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 12
71 Last Week: 78

Start Of A Romance

Skyy
Last Week 78
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: --

Original Stylin'

Three Times Dope
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: --

High Hat

Boy George
Last Week --
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 79

Coolin' In Cali

The 7A3
Last Week 79
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 20
75 Last Week: 82

In My Eyes

Stevie B
Last Week 82
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 88
Last Week 88
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 69
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 75
Last Week 75
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 8
78 Last Week: 81

24/7

Dino
Last Week 81
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 31
79 Last Week: --

Road To The Riches

Kool G Rap & D.J. Polo
Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 80

The World's Greatest Entertainer

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 80
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 54
82 Last Week: 70
Last Week 70
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 17
83 Last Week: 74

Let It Be Me

Robert Brookins
Last Week 74
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 18
84 Last Week: --

A New Flame

Simply Red
Last Week --
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 85

Georgio

Georgio
Last Week 85
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 22
86 Last Week: 86

Destination Love

Rene Moore
Last Week 86
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 26
87 Last Week: 100

Mood For Lovin'

Ray, Goodman & Brown
Last Week 100
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 68

The Real Roxanne

The Real Roxanne
Last Week 68
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 22
89 Last Week: 87
Last Week 87
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 7
90 Last Week: 77

Bermuda Nights

Gerald Albright
Last Week 77
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 22
91 Last Week: 93

Back To Back

Little Milton
Last Week 93
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 71
Last Week 71
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 27
93 Last Week: 92
Last Week 92
Peak Position 86
Wks on Chart 13
94 Last Week: --

Hittin' Where It Hurts

Denise LaSalle
Last Week --
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 90

Day By Day

Najee
Last Week 90
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 46
96 Last Week: 76

All Mixed Up

Alexander O'Neal
Last Week 76
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 7
97 Last Week: --

Fruit At The Bottom

Wendy And Lisa
Last Week --
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 83

Intuition

Angela Bofill
Last Week 83
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 20
99 Last Week: 94

Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman
Last Week 94
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 40
100 Last Week: 89

Tracie Spencer

Tracie Spencer
Last Week 89
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 36