Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Sales Data 1
This week's top-selling R&B/Hip-Hop albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.
1 Last Week: 79

The 18th Letter

Rakim
Last Week 79
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 74

In My Lifetime, Vol. 1

Jay-Z
Last Week 74
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 70
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 2

The Firm -- The Album

NAS Escobar, Foxy Brown, AZ And Nature

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29
5 Last Week: 3

Soul Food

Soundtrack
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
8 Last Week: 8

The Velvet Rope

Janet

Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 76
9 Last Week: 7

Gang Related -- The Soundtrack

Soundtrack
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
11 Last Week: 13

No Way Out

Puff Daddy
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
13 Last Week: 5

The Black Bossalini (A.K.A. Dr. Bomb From Da Bay)

Spice 1
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
New
15 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 7
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 12

Ladies Edition

H-Town
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 33
New
18 Last Week: --

Chpt. 2: World Domination

Three 6 Mafia
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 19

God s Property

God s Property From Kirk Franklin s Nu Nation

Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 77
New
23 Last Week: --

Ghetto Cyrano

Christion
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 15

Back In Business

EPMD
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
29 Last Week: 23

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

Luther Vandross
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 36
30 Last Week: 29

Cool Relax

Jon B.
Last Week 29
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 76
34 Last Week: 37

I m Bout It

Soundtrack
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 33

Money Talks -- The Album

Soundtrack

Last Week 33
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 33
39 Last Week: 28

Wyclef Jean Presents The Carnival Featuring Refugee Allstars

Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars

Last Week 28
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 63
41 Last Week: 32

Love Always

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

Top Authority Uncut -- The New Yea

Top Authority

Last Week 27
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
45 Last Week: 20

It s All On You Vol. 2

B.G.
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 5
46 Last Week: 43

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Last Week 43
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 73
  • Gains in performance
New
49 Last Week: --

Unpredictable

Mystikal
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 42

Release Some Tension

SWV
Last Week 42
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 39