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

Murder Was The Case

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
2 Last Week: 2

The Diary

Scarface
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 49
3 Last Week: 3

The Icon Is Love

Barry White
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Jason's Lyric

Soundtrack
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 6

Rhythm Of Love

Anita Baker
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 53
7 Last Week: 10

Brandy

Brandy
Last Week 10
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 87
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 13

Blackstreet

BLACKstreet
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 64
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 11

Groove On

Gerald Levert
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 56
New
13 Last Week: --

Everything Is Everything

Brand Nubian
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 18
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: --

Planet Of Da Apes

Da Lench Mob
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 12

Volume I

Thug Life
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 65
16 Last Week: --

Keepers Of The Funk

Lords Of The Underground
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 15

Just For You

Gladys Knight
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 55
18 Last Week: 14

Blowout Comb

Digable Planets
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 17
19 Last Week: 21

Somethin' Serious

Big Mike
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 26

Get Up On It

Keith Sweat
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 16

Project: Funk Da World

Craig Mack
Last Week 16
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 33
22 Last Week: 19

Nervous Breakdown

Fu-Schnickens
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 11
24 Last Week: 18

Age Ain't Nothing But A Number

Aaliyah
Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 41
25 Last Week: 20

Funkdafied

Da Brat
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
26 Last Week: 28

Nineteen Ninety Quad

69 Boyz
Last Week 28
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 24

Mind, Body & Song

Jade
Last Week 24
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 28
28 Last Week: 23

Changing Faces

Changing Faces
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
29 Last Week: --

Ruthless By Law

RBL Posse
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 25

One Size Fits All

Men At Large
Last Week 25
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 22
31 Last Week: 27

Supertight

UGK
Last Week 27
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 31
32 Last Week: 31

Play Witcha Mama

Willie D
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 32

Rachelle Ferrell

Rachelle Ferrell
Last Week 32
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 124
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 30

Regulate...G Funk Era

Warren G
Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
35 Last Week: 17

Between A Rock And A Hard Place

Artifacts
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 5
36 Last Week: 41

Playtyme Is Over

Immature
Last Week 41
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 33

Usher

Usher
Last Week 33
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 51
38 Last Week: 29

Share My World

Najee
Last Week 29
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 22
39 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 38
40 Last Week: 36

Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 105
41 Last Week: 34

12 Play

R. Kelly
Last Week 34
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 101
42 Last Week: 42

Make Him Do Right

Karyn White
Last Week 42
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 47
43 Last Week: 39

The Dead Has Arisen

Lil H.D.
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 18
45 Last Week: --

Destination Brooklyn

Vicious
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 49

Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik

OutKast
Last Week 49
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 35

Guerrilla Funk

Paris
Last Week 35
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 9
48 Last Week: 47

The Truth

Aaron Hall
Last Week 47
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 77
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: --

Ass, Gas Or Cash (No One Rides For Free)

K-Dee
Last Week --
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 23
52 Last Week: 44

Creep Wit' Me

Ill Al Skratch
Last Week 44
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 16
53 Last Week: 59
Last Week 59
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 51

Concrete Roots

Dr. Dre
Last Week 51
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 11
55 Last Week: 55

Doggy Style

Snoop Doggy Dogg
Last Week 55
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 102
56 Last Week: 53

Uncle Sam's Curse

Above The Law
Last Week 53
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 27
57 Last Week: 43

Resurrection

Common Sense
Last Week 43
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 16
58 Last Week: 60

Heart Of A Man

Tony Terry
Last Week 60
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 9
59 Last Week: 56

For The Cool In You

Babyface
Last Week 56
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 87
60 Last Week: 73

Africa To America: The Journey Of The Drum

The Sounds Of Blackness
Last Week 73
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 56
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 50

What's On My Mind?

The Dayton Family
Last Week 50
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 46
62 Last Week: 66

Anotha Level Of The Game

West Coast Bad Boys
Last Week 66
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 15
63 Last Week: 45

The Jerky Boys 2

The Jerky Boys
Last Week 45
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 28
64 Last Week: 58

N-Phase

N-Phase
Last Week 58
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 4
65 Last Week: 61

After The Storm

Norman Brown
Last Week 61
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 39
66 Last Week: 76

On The Outside Looking In

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 76
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 63

Greatest Hits (1980-1994)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 63
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 42
68 Last Week: 70

Very Necessary

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 70
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 75
69 Last Week: 69

Do You Need A Licker

Marvin Sease
Last Week 69
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 5
70 Last Week: 57

6 Feet Deep

Gravediggaz
Last Week 57
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
71 Last Week: 77

Back 2 Da Howse

Lo-Key?
Last Week 77
Peak Position 64
Wks on Chart 10
73 Last Week: 48

Word...Life

O.C.
Last Week 48
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 6
74 Last Week: 52

Head To Head

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 52
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 13
75 Last Week: 65

Don't Fight The Feelin'

Rappin' 4-Tay
Last Week 65
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 30
76 Last Week: 74

Peep This

Jamie Foxx
Last Week 74
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
77 Last Week: 87

Love Deluxe

Sade
Last Week 87
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 105
78 Last Week: 62

It Takes A Thief

Coolio
Last Week 62
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 22
79 Last Week: 72

Music Box

Mariah Carey
Last Week 72
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 86
80 Last Week: 67

Breathless

Kenny G
Last Week 67
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 185
81 Last Week: 79
Last Week 79
Peak Position 53
Wks on Chart 18
82 Last Week: 85

Bangin On Wax 2...The Saga Continues

Bloods & Crips
Last Week 85
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 9
83 Last Week: 75

Natural Thing

Tanya Blount
Last Week 75
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 12
84 Last Week: 80

Ghetto Love

Melvin Riley
Last Week 80
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 21
85 Last Week: 71
Last Week 71
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 13
86 Last Week: 82

Queen Of The Pack

Patra
Last Week 82
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 51
87 Last Week: 89

Above The Rim

Soundtrack
Last Week 89
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
88 Last Week: 68

Slow Jams The Timeless Collection Volume 1

Various Artists
Last Week 68
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 24
89 Last Week: 88

Pure Pleasure

Phil Perry
Last Week 88
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 47
90 Last Week: 91

Pronounced Jah-Nay

Zhane
Last Week 91
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 40
91 Last Week: 84

The Bodyguard

Whitney Houston
Last Week 84
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 122
92 Last Week: 90

All Time Greatest Hits

Barry White
Last Week 90
Peak Position 70
Wks on Chart 64
93 Last Week: 64

Shade Business

PMD
Last Week 64
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 6
94 Last Week: 78

Ill Communication

Beastie Boys
Last Week 78
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
95 Last Week: 100

Positivity

Incognito
Last Week 100
Peak Position 54
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: --

All The Greatest Hits

Zapp & Roger
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
97 Last Week: 86

Lethal Injection

Ice Cube
Last Week 86
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
98 Last Week: --

Explicit Games

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

Diary Of A Mad Band

Jodeci
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance