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

Above The Rim

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
2 Last Week: 2

12 Play

R. Kelly
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 101
3 Last Week: 3

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

OutKast
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
New
4 Last Week: --

'N Gatz We Truss

South Central Cartel
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 20
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 4

Doggy Style

Snoop Doggy Dogg
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 102
6 Last Week: 5

Illmatic

Nas
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
7 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 58
8 Last Week: 6

Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 105
9 Last Week: --

The Remixes (EP)

SWV
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 8

Diary Of A Mad Band

Jodeci
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
11 Last Week: 9

The Funky Headhunter

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
12 Last Week: 11

The Truth

Aaron Hall
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 77
13 Last Week: 12

All-4-One

All-4-One
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 45
14 Last Week: 10

Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)

Wu-Tang Clan
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 140
15 Last Week: 15

Africa To America: The Journey Of The Drum

The Sounds Of Blackness
Last Week 15
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 17

Queen Of The Pack

Patra
Last Week 17
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 13

Music Box

Mariah Carey
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 86
18 Last Week: 18

Angela Winbush

Angela Winbush
Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 25
19 Last Week: --

Crooklyn

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 16

Lethal Injection

Ice Cube
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
22 Last Week: 20

Pronounced Jah-Nay

Zhane
Last Week 20
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 40
23 Last Week: 14

Things In Tha Hood

DFC
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 19
24 Last Week: 21

Very Necessary

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 21
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 75
25 Last Week: 22

Domino

Domino
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 32
26 Last Week: 23

Greatest Hits (1980-1994)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 42
27 Last Week: 29

Somethin' To Blaze To

Top Authority
Last Week 29
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 38
28 Last Week: 28

For The Cool In You

Babyface
Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 87
29 Last Week: 19

AKA The Rugged Child

Shyheim
Last Week 19
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 10
30 Last Week: 24

A Tribute To Curtis Mayfield

Various Artists
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 23
32 Last Week: 26

Rhythm Country & Blues

Various Artists
Last Week 26
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 21
34 Last Week: 32

A Little More Magic

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 32
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 42
35 Last Week: 34

Hard To Earn

Gang Starr
Last Week 34
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 22
36 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 13
37 Last Week: 30

Hummin' Comin' At 'Cha

Xscape
Last Week 30
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 42
39 Last Week: 48

Here I Am

Glenn Jones
Last Week 48
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 44

Heat 4 Yo Azz

Celly Cel
Last Week 44
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 18
41 Last Week: 41

Hand On The Torch

US3
Last Week 41
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 33
42 Last Week: 47

Thought 'Ya Knew

CeCe Peniston
Last Week 47
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 33

Enta Da Stage

Black Moon
Last Week 33
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 44
44 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 29
45 Last Week: 46

Plantation Lullabies

MeShell Ndegeocello
Last Week 46
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 30
46 Last Week: --

Treat U Right

Blackgirl
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 31

The Bodyguard

Whitney Houston
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 122
49 Last Week: 50

Black Reign

Queen Latifah
Last Week 50
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 44
50 Last Week: 35

Breathless

Kenny G
Last Week 35
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 185
51 Last Week: 40

The Mail Man

E-40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 50
52 Last Week: 43

Get In Where You Fit In

Too $hort
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
53 Last Week: 51
Last Week 51
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 51
54 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 9
55 Last Week: 57

Rachelle Ferrell

Rachelle Ferrell
Last Week 57
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 124
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 49

All The Greatest Hits

Zapp & Roger
Last Week 49
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 103
57 Last Week: 60

The Chronic

Dr. Dre
Last Week 60
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 105
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 55

Love's The Place To Be

Will Downing
Last Week 55
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 58
59 Last Week: 52

Love Deluxe

Sade
Last Week 52
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 105
60 Last Week: 62

On Anotha Level

Anotha Level
Last Week 62
Peak Position 60
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 53

Comin' Out Hard

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 53
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 59
62 Last Week: 65

Everything

Joe
Last Week 65
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 44
63 Last Week: 59

Positivity

Incognito
Last Week 59
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 47
64 Last Week: 56

Back At Your Ass For The Nine-4

The New 2 Live Crew
Last Week 56
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 19
65 Last Week: 69

From The Mint Factory

Mint Condition
Last Week 69
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 73

Love, Nancy

Nancy Wilson
Last Week 73
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 63

It's On (Dr. Dre 187um) Killa (EP)

Eazy-E
Last Week 63
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
68 Last Week: 54

12 Gauge

12 Gauge
Last Week 54
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 12
69 Last Week: 61

Gangsta Funk

5th Ward Boyz
Last Week 61
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 15
70 Last Week: 58

Funk Upon A Rhyme

Kokane
Last Week 58
Peak Position 56
Wks on Chart 9
72 Last Week: 64

Sons Of Soul

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 64
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 56
73 Last Week: 83

Secrets Of The Hidden Temple

Blac Monks
Last Week 83
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 70

What's Love Got To Do With It (Soundtrack)

Tina Turner
Last Week 70
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 41
75 Last Week: 68

It's About Time

SWV
Last Week 68
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 84
76 Last Week: --

Beverly Hills Cop III

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 84

Stellar Fungk: The Best Of

Slave Featuring Steve Arrington
Last Week 84
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: --

For Lovers Only

For Lovers Only
Last Week --
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 76

Swing Batta Swing

K7
Last Week 76
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 32
80 Last Week: 71

What's The 411? Remix Album

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 71
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 25
81 Last Week: 72

Shaq Diesel

Shaquille O'Neal
Last Week 72
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 30
82 Last Week: 86

Slaughtahouse

Masta Ace
Last Week 86
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 99

No, No, No

Dawn Penn
Last Week 99
Peak Position 83
Wks on Chart 3
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 74

Intro

Intro
Last Week 74
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 59
85 Last Week: 95

Diana Extended/The Remixes

Diana Ross
Last Week 95
Peak Position 68
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 79

The World Is Yours

Scarface
Last Week 79
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
87 Last Week: 77

187 He Wrote

Spice 1
Last Week 77
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
88 Last Week: 87

Draw The Line

Ghetto Mafia
Last Week 87
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 6
89 Last Week: 92

Matters Of The Heart

Commissioned
Last Week 92
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 89

Between The Sheets

Fourplay
Last Week 89
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 41
91 Last Week: 75

Sugar Hill

Soundtrack
Last Week 75
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 13
92 Last Week: --

It's A Natural Thang

For Real
Last Week --
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 91

Forbidden Fruit

Marion Meadows
Last Week 91
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 12
94 Last Week: 85

Brian McKnight

Brian McKnight
Last Week 85
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 99
95 Last Week: 88

Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.....

2Pac
Last Week 88
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 67
96 Last Week: 66

Staight Up Drivin' Em

Tim Smooth
Last Week 66
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 4
97 Last Week: --

Return Of The Boom Bap

KRS-One
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 78

Menace II Society

Soundtrack
Last Week 78
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
99 Last Week: 90

You Make It Easy

Keith Washington
Last Week 90
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 34
100 Last Week: 97

Straight Up Sewaside

Das EFX
Last Week 97
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 26