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
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 89
New
2 Last Week: --

Groove On

Gerald Levert
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 56
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Creepin On Ah Come Up (EP)

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 119
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 3

Changing Faces

Changing Faces
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
5 Last Week: 5

Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

Aaliyah
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 41
7 Last Week: 6

Regulate...G Funk Era

Warren G
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
8 Last Week: 8

Somethin' Serious

Big Mike
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 42
9 Last Week: 12

Supertight

UGK
Last Week 12
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

Funkdafied

Da Brat
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
11 Last Week: 11

Get Up On It

Keith Sweat
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
12 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 13
13 Last Week: 13

Blackstreet

BLACKstreet
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 64
14 Last Week: 7

Muse Sick-N-Hour Mess Age

Public Enemy
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
16 Last Week: 14

Nineteen Ninety Quad

69 Boyz
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 68
17 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 38
18 Last Week: 17

12 Play

R. Kelly
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 101
19 Last Week: 15

6 Feet Deep

Gravediggaz
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
20 Last Week: 19

The Jerky Boys 2

The Jerky Boys
Last Week 19
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 28
21 Last Week: 18

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

OutKast
Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
22 Last Week: 21

Uncle Sam's Curse

Above The Law
Last Week 21
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 27
23 Last Week: 22

Creep Wit' Me

Ill Al Skratch
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 16
24 Last Week: 31

Autopsy

C-BO
Last Week 31
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 25

Usher

Usher
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 51
26 Last Week: 29

Playtyme Is Over

Immature
Last Week 29
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 24

The Truth

Aaron Hall
Last Week 24
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 77
28 Last Week: 27

Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton
Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 105
29 Last Week: 23

It Takes A Thief

Coolio
Last Week 23
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 22
30 Last Week: 28

Peep This

Jamie Foxx
Last Week 28
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
31 Last Week: 32

Doggy Style

Snoop Doggy Dogg
Last Week 32
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 102
32 Last Week: 26

For The Cool In You

Babyface
Last Week 26
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 87
33 Last Week: 33

On The Outside Looking In

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 33
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 43
34 Last Week: 66

Anotha Level Of The Game

West Coast Bad Boys
Last Week 66
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 15
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 30

Queen Of The Pack

Patra
Last Week 30
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 51
36 Last Week: 42

Pronounced Jah-Nay

Zhane
Last Week 42
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 40
37 Last Week: 49

Ill Communication

Beastie Boys
Last Week 49
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 37

Rachelle Ferrell

Rachelle Ferrell
Last Week 37
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 124
39 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 58
40 Last Week: 45

Ghetto Love

Melvin Riley
Last Week 45
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 21
41 Last Week: 35

Africa To America: The Journey Of The Drum

The Sounds Of Blackness
Last Week 35
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 56
42 Last Week: 34

Fresh/Music Inspired By The Film

Various Artists
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 4
43 Last Week: 38

Above The Rim

Soundtrack
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
44 Last Week: 39

Anything Goes!

C+C Music Factory
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 12
45 Last Week: 58

1-800-New Funk

Various Artists
Last Week 58
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: --

Explicit Games

Dru Down
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 40

A Home Far Away

George Howard
Last Week 40
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 13
48 Last Week: 44

After The Storm

Norman Brown
Last Week 44
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 39
49 Last Week: 41

Greatest Hits (1980-1994)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 41
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 42
50 Last Week: 43

Join The Band

Take 6
Last Week 43
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 17
51 Last Week: 48

All-4-One

All-4-One
Last Week 48
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 45
52 Last Week: 52

Illmatic

Nas
Last Week 52
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
53 Last Week: 47

Lethal Injection

Ice Cube
Last Week 47
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
54 Last Week: 67

Very Necessary

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 67
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: --

Don't Fight The Feelin'

Rappin' 4-Tay
Last Week --
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 46

Music Box

Mariah Carey
Last Week 46
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 86
57 Last Week: 50

Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)

Wu-Tang Clan
Last Week 50
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 140
58 Last Week: 57

Heart Mind & Soul

El DeBarge
Last Week 57
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 21
59 Last Week: 51
Last Week 51
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
60 Last Week: 60

Funkafied

M.C. Breed
Last Week 60
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 18
61 Last Week: 61

Riders Of The Storm: The Underwater Album

Boogiemonsters
Last Week 61
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 10
62 Last Week: 63

Breathless

Kenny G
Last Week 63
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 185
63 Last Week: 56
Last Week 56
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 23
64 Last Week: 53

Stress: The Extinction Agenda

Organized Konfusion
Last Week 53
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 6
65 Last Week: 54

Somethin' To Blaze To

Top Authority
Last Week 54
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 38
66 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 18
67 Last Week: 74

Love Deluxe

Sade
Last Week 74
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 105
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 90

Slow Jams The Timeless Collection Volume 1

Various Artists
Last Week 90
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 65

Diary Of A Mad Band

Jodeci
Last Week 65
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
70 Last Week: 55

Same As It Ever Was

House Of Pain
Last Week 55
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 13
71 Last Week: 68

The Bodyguard

Whitney Houston
Last Week 68
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 122
72 Last Week: 72

Natural Thing

Tanya Blount
Last Week 72
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 12
73 Last Week: 69

Positivity

Incognito
Last Week 69
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 47
75 Last Week: 96
Last Week 96
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 73
Last Week 73
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 51
77 Last Week: 86

Comin' Out Hard

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 86
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 59
  • Gains in performance
78 Last Week: 71

The Sun Rises In The East

Jeru The Damaja
Last Week 71
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
79 Last Week: --

Beautiful Ballads

The Isley Brothers
Last Week --
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 70

All The Greatest Hits

Zapp & Roger
Last Week 70
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 103
81 Last Week: --

Old School Rap Volume 1

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
82 Last Week: 79

Freak For Life 6996

Luke
Last Week 79
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 11
83 Last Week: 76

Kids From Foreign

Born Jamericans
Last Week 76
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 19
84 Last Week: 85

Old School Volume II

Various Artists
Last Week 85
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 18
85 Last Week: 94

Ain't No Love

Pooh-Man
Last Week 94
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 5
86 Last Week: 80

A Lil' Sumpin' Sumpin'

Troop
Last Week 80
Peak Position 80
Wks on Chart 3
87 Last Week: 97

The Funky Headhunter

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 97
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
88 Last Week: 89

The Chronic

Dr. Dre
Last Week 89
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 105
89 Last Week: 100

Back In The Day: The Best Of Bootsy

Bootsy Collins
Last Week 100
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 6
90 Last Week: 78

Blunted On Reality

Fugees
Last Week 78
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 14
91 Last Week: --

The Mail Man

E-40
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 95
Last Week 95
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 29
93 Last Week: 99

The Big Badass

Ant Banks
Last Week 99
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 12
94 Last Week: 75

Black Reign

Queen Latifah
Last Week 75
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 44
95 Last Week: 92

Chief Boot Knocka

Sir Mix-A-Lot
Last Week 92
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 10
96 Last Week: 93

Get In Where You Fit In

Too $hort
Last Week 93
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
97 Last Week: 84

Thought 'Ya Knew

CeCe Peniston
Last Week 84
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 34
98 Last Week: 82

Love's The Place To Be

Will Downing
Last Week 82
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 58
99 Last Week: 91

Slow Jams The Timeless Collection Volume 2

Various Artists
Last Week 91
Peak Position 74
Wks on Chart 7
100 Last Week: 87

Common Ground

Everette Harp
Last Week 87
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 11