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: 61

The Firm -- The Album

NAS Escobar, Foxy Brown, AZ And Nature

Last Week 61
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Soul Food

Soundtrack
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
3 Last Week: 1

Gang Related -- The Soundtrack

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
5 Last Week: 3

The Velvet Rope

Janet

Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 76
10 Last Week: 10

No Way Out

Puff Daddy
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
13 Last Week: 11

Back In Business

EPMD
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
New
15 Last Week: --

Timeless

Big Bub
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 22
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 16

God s Property

God s Property From Kirk Franklin s Nu Nation

Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 77
New
21 Last Week: --

Top Authority Uncut -- The New Yea

Top Authority

Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 20

Money Talks -- The Album

Soundtrack

Last Week 20
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 33
24 Last Week: 22

One Night With You -- The Best Of Love Volume 2

Luther Vandross
Last Week 22
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 36
25 Last Week: 19

Wyclef Jean Presents The Carnival Featuring Refugee Allstars

Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars

Last Week 19
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 63
27 Last Week: 32

Cool Relax

Jon B.
Last Week 32
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 76
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 23

I m Bout It

Soundtrack
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 53
30 Last Week: 27

Love Always

K-Ci
Last Week 27
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 91
32 Last Week: 31

Urban Rapsody

Rick James
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 24

One Day It ll All Make Sense

Common
Last Week 24
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 20
37 Last Week: 43

Tru 2 Da Game

Tru
Last Week 43
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 87
38 Last Week: 34

Release Some Tension

SWV
Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 39
39 Last Week: 45

Unlady Like

Mia X
Last Week 45
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 50

Maxwell s Urban Hang Suite

Maxwell
Last Week 50
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 37

Get It How U Live!!

Hot Boys
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 38
New
46 Last Week: --

4 Tha Hard Way

Rappin 4-Tay
Last Week --
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 56

MTV Unplugged EP

Maxwell
Last Week 56
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance