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: 89

Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life

JAY-Z
Last Week 89
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 67
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
New
2 Last Week: --

Aquemini

OutKast
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 48
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 70

The Love Movement

A Tribe Called Quest
Last Week 70
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 19
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 1

The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 83
5 Last Week: 76

The Nu Nation Project

Kirk Franklin
Last Week 76
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 77
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: --

Mean Green -- Major Players Compilation

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 4

Rush Hour

Soundtrack
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
8 Last Week: 2

StilL In The Game

Keith Sweat
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
9 Last Week: 5

Soul Of A Woman

Kelly Price
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 6

It's Dark And Hell Is Hot

DMX
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: --

Foundation

Brand Nubian
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: --

Black Star

Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 12

Phoenix Rising

The Temptations
Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 75
15 Last Week: --

Enquiring Minds

Gangsta Boo
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 10

Da Game Is To Be Sold, Not To Be Told

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
18 Last Week: 9

Don Cartagena

Fat Joe
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
19 Last Week: 7

Sky's The Limit

Magic
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
20 Last Week: 16

Love & Consequences

Gerald Levert
Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 42
21 Last Week: 13

Jermaine Dupri Presents -- Life In 1472 The Original Soundtrack

Jermaine Dupri
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
22 Last Week: 15

Dr. Dolittle: The Album

Soundtrack
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 34
23 Last Week: 19

Traces Of My Lipstick

Xscape
Last Week 19
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 50
24 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 36
25 Last Week: --

One Wish

Deborah Cox
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 64
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 14

Can-I-Bus

Canibus
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
27 Last Week: 18

N.O.R.E.

Noreaga
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
28 Last Week: 22

Never S-A-Y Never

Brandy
Last Week 22
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 68
29 Last Week: 28

Trin-i-tee 5:7

Trin-i-tee 5:7
Last Week 28
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 50
30 Last Week: 26

Mya

Mya
Last Week 26
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 54
31 Last Week: 27

The Boy Is Mine

Monica
Last Week 27
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 56
32 Last Week: --

Word On Tha Street

Bad Azz
Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 31

MP Da Last Don

Master P
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 48
34 Last Week: 11

Rasassination

Ras Kass
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 7
35 Last Week: 38

Charge It 2 Da Game

Silkk The Shocker
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
36 Last Week: --

Pleasures Of The Night

Will Downing & Gerald Albright
Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 23

The Assassin

Big Ed
Last Week 23
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
38 Last Week: 34

Cool Relax

Jon B
Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 76
39 Last Week: 32

Tamia

Tamia
Last Week 32
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 38
40 Last Week: 25

4 Bruthas & A Bass

Solo
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 7
41 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 76
42 Last Week: 41

A Jagged Era

Jagged Edge
Last Week 41
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 57
43 Last Week: 24

How Stella Got Her Groove Back

Soundtrack
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
44 Last Week: 33

Embrya

Maxwell
Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 66
45 Last Week: 17

How You Luv That? Vol. 2

Big Tymers
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 42
46 Last Week: 21

These Wicked Streets

Skull Duggery
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 9
47 Last Week: 36

The Element Of Surprise

E-40
Last Week 36
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
48 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 19
49 Last Week: 44

Mo'Hogany

Monifah
Last Week 44
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 32
50 Last Week: 37

Funkmaster Flex The Mix Tape Volume III: 60 Minutes Of Funk The Final Chapt

Funkmaster Flex
Last Week 37
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
51 Last Week: 54

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Last Week 54
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 73
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 29

Let's Ride

Montell Jordan
Last Week 29
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 29
53 Last Week: --

Tyrese

Tyrese
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
54 Last Week: 46

Mr. Energizer

General Grant
Last Week 46
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 9
55 Last Week: 43

Make It Hot

Nicole
Last Week 43
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 13
57 Last Week: 48

The Velvet Rope

Janet
Last Week 48
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 76
58 Last Week: 53

Capital Punishment

Big Punisher
Last Week 53
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
59 Last Week: 45

Shell Shocked

Mac
Last Week 45
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 17
60 Last Week: 69

www.thug.com

Trick Daddy
Last Week 69
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
61 Last Week: 35

No Pain No Gain

Ghetto Twiinz
Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 6
62 Last Week: 42

Believe In Me

Regina Belle
Last Week 42
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 6
63 Last Week: 50

Whatcha Gonna Do

Jayo Felony
Last Week 50
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
64 Last Week: --

Come 2 My House

Chaka Khan
Last Week --
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 55

ESPN Presents: Jock Jams Vol. 4

Various Artists
Last Week 55
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 18
66 Last Week: 57

Big Willie Style

Will Smith
Last Week 57
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 85
67 Last Week: 60

Long Time No See

Chico DeBarge
Last Week 60
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 64
68 Last Week: 59

Am I My Brothers Keeper

Kane & Abel
Last Week 59
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
69 Last Week: 47

Why Do Fools Fall In Love

Soundtrack
Last Week 47
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 6
70 Last Week: 58

Confessions Of Fire

Cam'ron
Last Week 58
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
71 Last Week: 61

Love Always

K-Ci & JoJo
Last Week 61
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 91
72 Last Week: 62

Unpredictable

Mystikal
Last Week 62
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
73 Last Week: 51

Live! One Night Only

Patti LaBelle
Last Week 51
Peak Position 51
Wks on Chart 3
74 Last Week: 49

40 Dayz & 40 Nightz

Xzibit
Last Week 49
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
75 Last Week: 63

Ghetto D

Master P
Last Week 63
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 97
76 Last Week: 73

In My Lifetime, Vol. 1

JAY-Z
Last Week 73
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 56
Last Week 56
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 16
78 Last Week: 68

Family Scriptures Chapter II: Family Reunion

Mo Thugs Family
Last Week 68
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 33
79 Last Week: 83

Sparkle

Sparkle
Last Week 83
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 75

Life Or Death

C-Murder
Last Week 75
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
81 Last Week: 72

My Way

Usher
Last Week 72
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 75
82 Last Week: 86

In His Own Words

2Pac
Last Week 86
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 11
83 Last Week: 78

Levert.Sweat.Gill

LSG
Last Week 78
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 50
85 Last Week: 90

Always & Forever -- The Classics

Luther Vandross
Last Week 90
Peak Position 85
Wks on Chart 3
86 Last Week: 84

The Players Club

Soundtrack
Last Week 84
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 31
87 Last Week: 67

Harlem World

Mase
Last Week 67
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
88 Last Week: 52

Ya Heard Me

C-Loc
Last Week 52
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 2
89 Last Week: 64

First Family 4 Life

M.O.P.
Last Week 64
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
92 Last Week: 71

There's One In Every Family

Fiend
Last Week 71
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
93 Last Week: --

The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

Makaveli
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: 66

Old School Jams

Various Artists
Last Week 66
Peak Position 66
Wks on Chart 5
95 Last Week: 82

Still Standing

Goodie Mob
Last Week 82
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 27
96 Last Week: 95

Evolution

Boyz II Men
Last Week 95
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 54
97 Last Week: 81

Kiss The Sky

Tatyana Ali
Last Week 81
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 14
98 Last Week: 74

The Real One

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 74
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 24
99 Last Week: 92

God's Property

God's Property From Kirk Franklin's Nu Nation
Last Week 92
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 77
100 Last Week: 88
Last Week 88
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 16