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).

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1 Last Week: --

DJ Clue Presents: Backstage -- Mixtape (Music Inspired By The Film)

DJ Clue
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Country Grammar

Nelly
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
3 Last Week: 2

The Marshall Mathers LP

Eminem
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 66
4 Last Week: --

Victory

Do Or Die
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Mountain High...Valley Low

Yolanda Adams
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 94
6 Last Week: 3

The Ecleftic: 2 Sides II A Book

Wyclef Jean
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 32
7 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
8 Last Week: 4

Young World: The Future

Lil' Zane
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 31
9 Last Week: 8

Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

Soundtrack
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
10 Last Week: 7

Mirror Mirror

Kelly Price
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 38
11 Last Week: --

Love And Freedom

BeBe
Last Week --
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 11

I Got That Work

Big Tymers
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
13 Last Week: 10

Ryde Or Die Vol. II

Various Artists
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
14 Last Week: 13

Who Is Jill Scott? Words And Sounds Vol. 1

Jill Scott
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 87
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 9

The Big Picture

Big L
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
16 Last Week: 16

My Name Is Joe

Joe
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
17 Last Week: 22

The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2000--The Album

Various Artists
Last Week 22
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 21

Dr. Dre -- 2001

Dr. Dre
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 92
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 23

Emotional

Carl Thomas
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 14

When The Smoke Clears Sixty 6, Sixty 1

Three 6 Mafia
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 40
21 Last Week: 20

Like Water For Chocolate

Common
Last Week 20
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 40
22 Last Week: 15

The Original Kings Of Comedy

Soundtrack
Last Week 15
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 8
23 Last Week: 18

The Notorious KIM

Lil' Kim
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
24 Last Week: 17

...And Then There Was X

DMX
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
25 Last Week: 12

Art Official Intelligence: Mosaic Thump

De La Soul
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
26 Last Week: 19

Love Crimes

Ruff Endz
Last Week 19
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 13
27 Last Week: 24

Welcome II Nextasy

Next
Last Week 24
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
28 Last Week: 26

My Thoughts

Avant
Last Week 26
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 47
29 Last Week: 27

Art And Life

Beenie Man
Last Week 27
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 28
30 Last Week: 28

Lucy Pearl

Lucy Pearl
Last Week 28
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 34
31 Last Week: 32

The Writing's On The Wall

Destiny's Child
Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 95
32 Last Week: 34

Ideal

Ideal
Last Week 34
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 50
33 Last Week: 31

J.E. Heartbreak

Jagged Edge
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 74
34 Last Week: 33

Fear Of Flying

Mya
Last Week 33
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 51
35 Last Week: 35

From The Bottom To The Top

Sammie
Last Week 35
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 32
36 Last Week: 41

Da Baddest B***h

Trina
Last Week 41
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
38 Last Week: 37

Unleash The Dragon

Sisqo
Last Week 37
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 56
39 Last Week: 45

Can't Take Me Home

P!nk
Last Week 45
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 40

Vol. 3... Life And Times Of S. Carter

JAY-Z
Last Week 40
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 66
42 Last Week: 42

Thankful

Mary Mary
Last Week 42
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 93
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 36

Where I Wanna Be

Donell Jones
Last Week 36
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 74
44 Last Week: 43

My Life

Methrone
Last Week 43
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 35
45 Last Week: 39

Goodfellas

504 Boyz
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29
46 Last Week: 44

On How Life Is

Macy Gray
Last Week 44
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 86
47 Last Week: 29

Figgas 4 Life

Major Figgas
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 11
48 Last Week: 55
Last Week 55
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 51

Gotta Get The Groove Back

Johnnie Taylor
Last Week 51
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 65
50 Last Week: 46

Enemy Of The State

C-BO
Last Week 46
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 11
51 Last Week: 38

SPM Presents: The Purity Album

SPM
Last Week 38
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 10
52 Last Week: 47

All The Man You Need

Will Downing
Last Week 47
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 13
53 Last Week: 49

Whitney: The Greatest Hits

Whitney Houston
Last Week 49
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 27
54 Last Week: 50

Romeo Must Die -- The Album

Soundtrack
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 32
55 Last Week: 48

2000 B.C. (Before Can-I-Bus)

Canibus
Last Week 48
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 11
56 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 84
57 Last Week: 56
Last Week 56
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
58 Last Week: 52

Unrestricted

Da Brat
Last Week 52
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
59 Last Week: --

How Long

LV
Last Week --
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 64

Ear-Resistible

The Temptations
Last Week 64
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 26
61 Last Week: 70

No Limit Top Dogg

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 70
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 71
63 Last Week: 65

Yeeeah Baby

Big Punisher
Last Week 65
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
64 Last Week: 74

Skull & Bones

Cypress Hill
Last Week 74
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
65 Last Week: 59

Book Of Thugs: Chapter A.K., Verse 47

Trick Daddy
Last Week 59
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 36
66 Last Week: 60

Layzie Bone Presents Mo Thugs III: The Mothership

Mo Thugs Family
Last Week 60
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 11
67 Last Week: --

Trapped In Crime

C-Murder
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 66

Fantastic Vol. 2

Slum Village
Last Week 66
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 14
69 Last Week: --

BB Queen

Bahamadia
Last Week --
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
70 Last Week: 72

The Slim Shady LP

Eminem
Last Week 72
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
71 Last Week: 79

Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz

Snoop Dogg & Tha Eastsidaz
Last Week 79
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 36
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 76

400 Degreez

Juvenile
Last Week 76
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 103
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 57

Industry Shakedown

Bumpy Knuckles
Last Week 57
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 16
74 Last Week: 68

City Of Syrup

Big Moe
Last Week 68
Peak Position 52
Wks on Chart 21
75 Last Week: 71

War & Peace Vol. 2 (The Peace Disc)

Ice Cube
Last Week 71
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
76 Last Week: 78

Voodoo

D'Angelo
Last Week 78
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 73

Big Momma's House

Soundtrack
Last Week 73
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 15
78 Last Week: 85

Balance & Options

DJ Quik
Last Week 85
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 61

Fourplay... Yes, Please!

Fourplay
Last Week 61
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 6
80 Last Week: 62

A Retrospective

KRS-One
Last Week 62
Peak Position 62
Wks on Chart 4
82 Last Week: 63

Twista Presents: Legit Ballin' The Album Vol. 1

Various Artists
Last Week 63
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 25
84 Last Week: --

Back At One

Brian McKnight
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 87

Shake It Up

Boney James/Rick Braun
Last Week 87
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 18
87 Last Week: 77

The Romantic

Donny Gerrard
Last Week 77
Peak Position 77
Wks on Chart 7
88 Last Week: 94

Greatest Hits

2Pac
Last Week 94
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 125
89 Last Week: --

Let's Get Free

dead prez
Last Week --
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: --

Guerrilla Warfare

Hot Boys
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 96

The Truth

Beanie Sigel
Last Week 96
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 27
94 Last Week: 84

Hotshot

Shaggy
Last Week 84
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
95 Last Week: 90

Tha G-Code

Juvenile
Last Week 90
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
96 Last Week: --

Bring It On

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 96
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 99

Quality Control

Jurassic 5
Last Week 99
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 11
99 Last Week: 98

Nuthin' But A Gangsta Party

Various Artists
Last Week 98
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 6
100 Last Week: --

Tha Streetz Iz A Mutha

Kurupt
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance