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).

New
1 Last Week: --

Regulate...G Funk Era

Warren G
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Above The Rim

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
4 Last Week: 5

Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

Aaliyah
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 41
5 Last Week: 4

12 Play

R. Kelly
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 101
6 Last Week: 6

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

OutKast
Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
7 Last Week: 2

Ill Communication

Beastie Boys
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
8 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: --

Funkafied

M.C. Breed
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 7

The Sun Rises In The East

Jeru The Damaja
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
11 Last Week: 9

Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 105
12 Last Week: 8

Doggy Style

Snoop Doggy Dogg
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 102
13 Last Week: 13

The Truth

Aaron Hall
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 77
14 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 58
16 Last Week: 11

On The Outside Looking In

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 43
17 Last Week: 16

All-4-One

All-4-One
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 14

Illmatic

Nas
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
19 Last Week: 19

Africa To America: The Journey Of The Drum

The Sounds Of Blackness
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 56
20 Last Week: 18

Queen Of The Pack

Patra
Last Week 18
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 51
21 Last Week: 15

Crooklyn

Soundtrack
Last Week 15
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
22 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
23 Last Week: 21

Pronounced Jah-Nay

Zhane
Last Week 21
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 40
24 Last Week: 20

Diary Of A Mad Band

Jodeci
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
25 Last Week: 17

The Funky Headhunter

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
26 Last Week: 26

Music Box

Mariah Carey
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 86
27 Last Week: 23

Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)

Wu-Tang Clan
Last Week 23
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 140
28 Last Week: 24

Heart Mind & Soul

El DeBarge
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 21
29 Last Week: 27

After The Storm

Norman Brown
Last Week 27
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 39
30 Last Week: 22

The Remixes (EP)

SWV
Last Week 22
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
31 Last Week: 28

Greatest Hits (1980-1994)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 28
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 42
32 Last Week: 34

Nineteen Ninety Quad

69 Boyz
Last Week 34
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 30

Tenderness

Al Jarreau
Last Week 30
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 15
34 Last Week: 31

Angela Winbush

Angela Winbush
Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 25
35 Last Week: 29

The Beautiful Experience (EP)

Prince
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 12
36 Last Week: --

Kids From Foreign

Born Jamericans
Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 32

For The Cool In You

Babyface
Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 87
38 Last Week: 33

Somethin' To Blaze To

Top Authority
Last Week 33
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 38
39 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 46
Last Week 46
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 35

Old School Volume II

Various Artists
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 18
42 Last Week: 37

Very Necessary

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 37
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 75
43 Last Week: 38

Things In Tha Hood

DFC
Last Week 38
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 19
44 Last Week: 64

MTV Party To Go Volume 5

Various Artists
Last Week 64
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 43

Rachelle Ferrell

Rachelle Ferrell
Last Week 43
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 124
46 Last Week: 40

Breathless

Kenny G
Last Week 40
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 185
48 Last Week: 45

Thought 'Ya Knew

CeCe Peniston
Last Week 45
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 34
49 Last Week: 39

A Tribute To Curtis Mayfield

Various Artists
Last Week 39
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 23
50 Last Week: 36

Lethal Injection

Ice Cube
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51