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: 1

Back On The Block

Quincy Jones
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
2 Last Week: 2

Tender Lover

Babyface
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 66
3 Last Week: 3

Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814

Janet Jackson
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 86
4 Last Week: 4

Miki Howard

Miki Howard
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 43
5 Last Week: 5

The Best Of Luther Vandross: The Best Of Love

Luther Vandross
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 51
6 Last Week: 7

Attitude

Troop
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 59
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

Michel'le

Michel'le
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 79
8 Last Week: 8

Stay With Me

Regina Belle
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 55
9 Last Week: 13

After 7

After 7
Last Week 13
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 14

Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 10

The Cactus Album

3rd Bass
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 41
14 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 11

All Hail The Queen

Queen Latifah
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 32
16 Last Week: 15

Keep On Movin'

Soul II Soul
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
17 Last Week: 18

What You Need

Stacy Lattisaw
Last Week 18
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 30
18 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 27
19 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 17

Dance!...Ya Know It!

Bobby Brown
Last Week 17
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 24
21 Last Week: 22

Never Too Far

Dianne Reeves
Last Week 22
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 31
22 Last Week: 24

Grip It On That Other Level

The Ghetto Boys
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 20

Round Trip

The Gap Band
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 37
24 Last Week: 27

Introducing. . .David Peaston

David Peaston
Last Week 27
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 46
26 Last Week: 23

Rich And Poor

Randy Crawford
Last Week 23
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 41
28 Last Week: 30

Adventures In Paradise

Christopher Williams
Last Week 30
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 46
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 55

Kid 'N Play's Funhouse

Kid 'N Play
Last Week 55
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 28

Pump Up The Jam - The Album

Technotronic
Last Week 28
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 30
31 Last Week: 32
Last Week 32
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 44
32 Last Week: 33

All For Your Love

Good Girls
Last Week 33
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 30
33 Last Week: 34

The Real Thing

Angela Winbush
Last Week 34
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 47
34 Last Week: 38

Love, Smokey

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 38
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 29

Forever Your Girl

Paula Abdul
Last Week 29
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 97
36 Last Week: 35

Stone Cold Rhymin'

Young M.C.
Last Week 35
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 37
37 Last Week: 31

Wrecks-N-Effect

Wreckx-N-Effect
Last Week 31
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 32
38 Last Week: 45

The Incredible Base

Rob Base
Last Week 45
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 41

As Nasty As They Wanna Be

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 41
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 72
40 Last Week: 37

Eyes On This

MC Lyte
Last Week 37
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 30
41 Last Week: 49

Nice & Smooth

Nice & Smooth
Last Week 49
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 44

The Man Is Back

Barry White
Last Week 44
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 47
43 Last Week: 39

Paradise

Ruby Turner
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 23
44 Last Week: 42

It's A Big Daddy Thing

Big Daddy Kane
Last Week 42
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 33
45 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 60
46 Last Week: 36

Nothing Matters Without Love

Seduction
Last Week 36
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 17
48 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 47

Crazy Bout You

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 47
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 27
50 Last Week: 56
Last Week 56
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 60

A Quiet Storm

Jeff Redd
Last Week 60
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 52

Beyond A Dream

By All Means
Last Week 52
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 46

Don't Take It Personal

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 46
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 35
54 Last Week: 40

Sybil

Sybil
Last Week 40
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 39
55 Last Week: 59

Something To Get You Hyped

Young And Restless
Last Week 59
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 71

Girls Nite Out

Tyler Collins
Last Week 71
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
57 Last Week: 57

Sweet And Saxy

Kim Waters
Last Week 57
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 14
58 Last Week: 53

Girl You Know It's True

Milli Vanilli
Last Week 53
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 61
59 Last Week: --

House Party

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 51

The Biz Never Sleeps

Biz Markie
Last Week 51
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 26
61 Last Week: 63

This Should Move Ya

Mantronix
Last Week 63
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 66

Spend The Night

The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
Last Week 66
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 50

Serious

The O'Jays
Last Week 50
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 48
64 Last Week: 54

Start Of A Romance

Skyy
Last Week 54
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 37
65 Last Week: 73

Time Out Of Mind

Grover Washington, Jr.
Last Week 73
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 61

Ride The Rhythm

Chill Rob G
Last Week 61
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 29
67 Last Week: 83

We're In This Together

Low Profile
Last Week 83
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 62

I Just Wanna Love You

The Main Ingredient
Last Week 62
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 21
70 Last Week: 87

Too Much Pain

Little Milton
Last Week 87
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 64

Be Yourself

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 64
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 39
72 Last Week: 58

Done By The Forces Of Nature

Jungle Brothers
Last Week 58
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 19
73 Last Week: 89

Take It To The Streets

Curtis Mayfield
Last Week 89
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 76

All The Way

Calloway
Last Week 76
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 37
76 Last Week: 68

D.J. Magic Mike & The Royal Posse

D.J. Magic Mike & Royal Posse
Last Week 68
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 26
77 Last Week: 70

'Bout Dat Time

Pieces Of A Dream
Last Week 70
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 17
79 Last Week: 74

A Woman's Touch

Chris McDaniel
Last Week 74
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 11
80 Last Week: 75

Shall We Dance

Grandmaster Slice & Izzy Chill
Last Week 75
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 24
81 Last Week: 80

"C" Ya

Ron C
Last Week 80
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 25
83 Last Week: 96

Controversy

Willy Dee
Last Week 96
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 81

A Little Bit Of This, A Little Bit Of That

D-Mob
Last Week 81
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 10
85 Last Week: 72

Irresistible

Miles Jaye
Last Week 72
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 38
86 Last Week: --

Layin' In Wait

Lenny Williams
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 77

Come Together As One

Will Downing
Last Week 77
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 18
88 Last Week: 86

Color Tapestry

Dunn Pearson, Jr.
Last Week 86
Peak Position 72
Wks on Chart 7
90 Last Week: 78

No One Can Do It Better

The D.O.C.
Last Week 78
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
91 Last Week: 90

All Nite

Entouch
Last Week 90
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 38
92 Last Week: 65

Here I Am

Sharon Bryant
Last Week 65
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 38
93 Last Week: 79

Under A Nouveau Groove

Club Nouveau
Last Week 79
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 19
94 Last Week: 85

Caught In The Act

Eric Gable
Last Week 85
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 38
95 Last Week: 91

2-4 The Bass

Def Dames
Last Week 91
Peak Position 76
Wks on Chart 28
96 Last Week: 95

Separate Ways

Mary Davis
Last Week 95
Peak Position 82
Wks on Chart 4
97 Last Week: 100

The Real Deal

Marvin Sease
Last Week 100
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 35
98 Last Week: 84

Notorious

Donald-D
Last Week 84
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 18
99 Last Week: 92

How Much Can You Take

M C. A.D.E.
Last Week 92
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 22