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

The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick

Slick Rick
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Guy

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

Loc'ed After Dark

Tone-Loc
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 28
4 Last Week: 4

Let's Get It Started

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
5 Last Week: 8

3 Feet High And Rising

De La Soul
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

Don't Be Cruel

Bobby Brown
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
7 Last Week: 6

2nd Wave

Surface
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 71
8 Last Week: 7

Karyn White

Karyn White
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 50
10 Last Week: 10

Straight Outta Compton

N.W.A
Last Week 10
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 48
11 Last Week: 11

Just Coolin'

Levert
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 50
12 Last Week: 12

Life Is...Too Short

Too $hort
Last Week 12
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 41
13 Last Week: 13

Girl You Know It's True

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 13
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 61
14 Last Week: 16

Larger Than Life

Jody Watley
Last Week 16
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 14

Heart Break

New Edition
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 64
16 Last Week: 15

Messages From The Boys

The Boys
Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 54
17 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 21

Giving You The Best That I Got

Anita Baker
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
19 Last Week: 22

The Desolate One

Just-Ice
Last Week 22
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 16
20 Last Week: 20

More Than Friends

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 52
21 Last Week: 17

Today

Today
Last Week 17
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 43
22 Last Week: 19

Eazy-Duz-It

Eazy-E
Last Week 19
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 53
23 Last Week: 18

Forever Your Girl

Paula Abdul
Last Week 18
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 97
24 Last Week: 24

The Right Stuff

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 63
27 Last Week: 29

To Change And/Or Make A Difference

Kiara
Last Week 29
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 31

Start Of A Romance

Skyy
Last Week 31
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 28

Love Or Physical

Ashford & Simpson
Last Week 28
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
30 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
31 Last Week: 36

The Boy Genius (Feat. A New Beginning)

Kwame
Last Week 36
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 30

K-9 Posse

K-9 Posse
Last Week 30
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 18
33 Last Week: 32

Livin' Large

E.U.
Last Week 32
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 34
34 Last Week: 34

Original Stylin'

Three Times Dope
Last Week 34
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 35

Comin' Through Like Warriors

M.C. Twist
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
36 Last Week: 44

Love Seasons

Alex Bugnon
Last Week 44
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 33

Don't Let Love Slip Away

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
38 Last Week: 40

Silhouette

Last Week 40
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 38
39 Last Week: 47

Road To The Riches

Kool G Rap & D.J. Polo
Last Week 47
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 42

High Hat

Boy George
Last Week 42
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 20
42 Last Week: 38

Gerald Alston

Gerald Alston
Last Week 38
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 33
43 Last Week: 50

Take 6

Take 6
Last Week 50
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 41
Last Week 41
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 28
45 Last Week: 37

Heart's Horizon

Al Jarreau
Last Week 37
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 27
46 Last Week: 45

What Time Is It

Gucci Crew II
Last Week 45
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 29
47 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 28
48 Last Week: 53

From Out Of The Blue

Blue Magic
Last Week 53
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 52

To Whom It May Concern

The Pasadenas
Last Week 52
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 46

Take U Back To My Place

Z'Looke
Last Week 46
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 23
51 Last Week: 64
Last Week 64
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 78

Youngest In Charge

Special Ed
Last Week 78
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 66
55 Last Week: 55

Like A Prayer

Madonna
Last Week 55
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 12
56 Last Week: 48

Respect

Anquette
Last Week 48
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 27
57 Last Week: 51

In Effect Mode

Al B. Sure!
Last Week 51
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
58 Last Week: 57

24/7

Dino
Last Week 57
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 31
59 Last Week: 62

Getting Off

Miami Boyz
Last Week 62
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 24
60 Last Week: 56

Machismo

Cameo
Last Week 56
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 35
61 Last Week: 49

Foundation

Ten City
Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 16
62 Last Week: 75

Come Play With Me

Grady Harrell
Last Week 75
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 83

Wild & Loose

Oaktown's 3.5.7
Last Week 83
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 69

Move Somethin'

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 69
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 59
66 Last Week: 70

Sing Me A Song

Marcus Lewis
Last Week 70
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 13
67 Last Week: 60

Sweet Obsession

Sweet Obsession
Last Week 60
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 33
68 Last Week: 74

A New Flame

Simply Red
Last Week 74
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 23
69 Last Week: 72

Make It Last Forever

Keith Sweat
Last Week 72
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
70 Last Week: 68

Animal

Barkays
Last Week 68
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 16
71 Last Week: 91

Miami Bass Waves Vol. II

Various Artists
Last Week 91
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 65
Last Week 65
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 29
73 Last Week: 73

The Lover In Me

Sheena Easton
Last Week 73
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 25
74 Last Week: 61

4 U 2 NJOY

Betty Wright
Last Week 61
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 10
75 Last Week: 58

Heaven On Earth

Donna Allen
Last Week 58
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 25
76 Last Week: 79

Destination Love

Rene Moore
Last Week 79
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 77

Let It Be Me

Robert Brookins
Last Week 77
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 18
79 Last Week: 84

It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back

Public Enemy
Last Week 84
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 66

Vesta 4 U

Vesta
Last Week 66
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 55
81 Last Week: --

Woke Up With The Blues

Legendary Blues Band
Last Week --
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 85

Day By Day

Najee
Last Week 85
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 46
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 71

Fruit At The Bottom

Wendy And Lisa
Last Week 71
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 8
84 Last Week: 76

Act A Fool

King Tee
Last Week 76
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 27
85 Last Week: 88

Be The One

Jackie Jackson
Last Week 88
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 63

Touch Of Blues

Clarence Carter
Last Week 63
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 20
87 Last Week: 86
Last Week 86
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 62
88 Last Week: 89

In My Eyes

Stevie B
Last Week 89
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 19
89 Last Week: 80

Georgio

Georgio
Last Week 80
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 22
90 Last Week: 82

The World's Greatest Entertainer

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 82
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 54
91 Last Week: 93
Last Week 93
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 92

Deep Sea Diver

Nappy Brown
Last Week 92
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 87

Midnight Star

Midnight Star
Last Week 87
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 29
94 Last Week: --

The Invasion Will Not Be Televised

Maggotron
Last Week --
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 96

It's Tee Time

Sweet Tee
Last Week 96
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: --

Spellbound

Joe Sample
Last Week --
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: 90
Last Week 90
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 17
98 Last Week: 81

Power

Ice-T
Last Week 81
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
99 Last Week: 94

A Salt With A Deadly Pepa

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 94
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 39
100 Last Week: 95

Back To Back

Little Milton
Last Week 95
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 17