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

3 Feet High And Rising

De La Soul
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
3 Last Week: 3

Guy

Guy
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
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: 5

2nd Wave

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

Larger Than Life

Jody Watley
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 36
7 Last Week: 7

Don't Be Cruel

Bobby Brown
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
8 Last Week: 14

Serious

The O'Jays
Last Week 14
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 8

Girl You Know It's True

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 61
11 Last Week: 9

Karyn White

Karyn White
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
12 Last Week: 12

Life Is...Too Short

Too $hort
Last Week 12
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 41
13 Last Week: 15

The Boy Genius (Feat. A New Beginning)

Kwame
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 16

Just Coolin'

Levert
Last Week 16
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 50
15 Last Week: 11

Loc'ed After Dark

Tone-Loc
Last Week 11
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 28
16 Last Week: 13

Straight Outta Compton

N.W.A
Last Week 13
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 48
17 Last Week: 17

Start Of A Romance

Skyy
Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 37
18 Last Week: 21

Straight To The Sky

Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam
Last Week 21
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Youngest In Charge

Special Ed
Last Week 19
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 34

Knowledge Is King

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 34
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Good To Be Back

Natalie Cole
Last Week 22
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 18
Last Week 18
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 50
24 Last Week: 25

Through The Storm

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 25
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 23

Giving You The Best That I Got

Anita Baker
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
26 Last Week: 24

Original Stylin'

Three Times Dope
Last Week 24
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 31
27 Last Week: 27

We're Movin' Up

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 27
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 36

Irresistible

Miles Jaye
Last Week 36
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 30

Wild & Loose

Oaktown's 3.5.7
Last Week 30
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 39

Doin' It

UTFO
Last Week 39
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 41

2300 Jackson Street

The Jacksons
Last Week 41
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 29

So Good

Mica Paris
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 24
33 Last Week: 32

Eazy-Duz-It

Eazy-E
Last Week 32
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 53
34 Last Week: 28

The Right Stuff

Vanessa Williams
Last Week 28
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 63
35 Last Week: 26

Messages From The Boys

The Boys
Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 54
37 Last Week: 33

Livin' Large

E.U.
Last Week 33
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 34
38 Last Week: 35

Come Play With Me

Grady Harrell
Last Week 35
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 14
39 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
40 Last Week: 37

Forever Your Girl

Paula Abdul
Last Week 37
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 97
41 Last Week: 38

Today

Today
Last Week 38
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 43
42 Last Week: 60

All My Love

Peabo Bryson
Last Week 60
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 43

Love Seasons

Alex Bugnon
Last Week 43
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 31
45 Last Week: 48
Last Week 48
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 66
46 Last Week: 72

Workin' Overtime

Diana Ross
Last Week 72
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 45

To Change And/Or Make A Difference

Kiara
Last Week 45
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 44
48 Last Week: 51

Take 6

Take 6
Last Week 51
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 22
49 Last Week: 61
Last Week 61
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 46

High Hat

Boy George
Last Week 46
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 20
52 Last Week: 54

Miami Bass Waves Vol. II

Various Artists
Last Week 54
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 13
53 Last Week: 55

Spellbound

Joe Sample
Last Week 55
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 15
55 Last Week: 52

From Out Of The Blue

Blue Magic
Last Week 52
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 22
56 Last Week: 44

The Desolate One

Just-Ice
Last Week 44
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 16
57 Last Week: 66

It's Real

James Ingram
Last Week 66
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 53
Last Week 53
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 15
60 Last Week: 63

Wake Up

Roy Ayers
Last Week 63
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 11
61 Last Week: 78

Serious Business

Third World
Last Week 78
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 56

More Than Friends

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 56
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 52
63 Last Week: 58

Heart Break

New Edition
Last Week 58
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 64
64 Last Week: 64

A New Flame

Simply Red
Last Week 64
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 23
65 Last Week: 65
Last Week 65
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 28
66 Last Week: 83

I Get Joy

Al Green
Last Week 83
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 62

Comin' Through Like Warriors

M.C. Twist
Last Week 62
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 17
68 Last Week: 57

Love Or Physical

Ashford & Simpson
Last Week 57
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 20
69 Last Week: 87

Who's The Boss

Antoinette
Last Week 87
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 59

Getting Off

Miami Boyz
Last Week 59
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 24
71 Last Week: 69

24/7

Dino
Last Week 69
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 31
72 Last Week: 68

This Is Bass

Various Artists
Last Week 68
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 18
73 Last Week: 76
Last Week 76
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 67

Silhouette

Last Week 67
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 38
75 Last Week: 81

Raw Like Sushi

Neneh Cherry
Last Week 81
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 77

Another Place And Time

Donna Summer
Last Week 77
Peak Position 71
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 74

The Invasion Will Not Be Televised

Maggotron
Last Week 74
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 11
78 Last Week: 71

What Time Is It

Gucci Crew II
Last Week 71
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 29
79 Last Week: 75

K-9 Posse

K-9 Posse
Last Week 75
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 18
80 Last Week: 70
Last Week 70
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 10
81 Last Week: 80

Don't Let Love Slip Away

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 80
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
82 Last Week: 82

Positive State Of Mind

The Dramatics
Last Week 82
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 9
83 Last Week: 73

Gerald Alston

Gerald Alston
Last Week 73
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 33
84 Last Week: 91

Steppin' Out

10db
Last Week 91
Peak Position 57
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: --

Crazy Noise

Stezo
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 84

In Flight

Perri
Last Week 84
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 9
87 Last Week: --

Walking With A Panther

LL Cool J
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 93

Word To The Jaz

The Jaz
Last Week 93
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: 86

In My Eyes

Stevie B
Last Week 86
Peak Position 75
Wks on Chart 19
90 Last Week: 79

On A Mission

Ann G.
Last Week 79
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 8
91 Last Week: 85

Move Somethin'

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 85
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 59
92 Last Week: 97

Vesta 4 U

Vesta
Last Week 97
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 92

Machismo

Cameo
Last Week 92
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 35
94 Last Week: 89

Like A Prayer

Madonna
Last Week 89
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 12
95 Last Week: --

Back To The S--T!

Millie Jackson
Last Week --
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: --

On A Mission

Leotis
Last Week --
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: 88

Deep Sea Diver

Nappy Brown
Last Week 88
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 9
98 Last Week: 98
Last Week 98
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 62
99 Last Week: 95

Born This Way

The Cookie Crew
Last Week 95
Peak Position 93
Wks on Chart 5
100 Last Week: 90

Night After Night

George Duke
Last Week 90
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 7