Billboard Music Awards

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).

2 Last Week: 3

Hotshot

Shaggy
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 7

Aijuswanaseing (I Just Want To Sing)

Musiq Soulchild
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 9

Rule 3:36

Ja Rule
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
New
8 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11

Back For The First Time

Ludacris
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 18

Who Is Jill Scott? Words And Sounds Vol. 1

Jill Scott
Last Week 18
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 26
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 8

Lights Out

Lil Wayne
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
15 Last Week: 13

The Dynasty Roc La Familia (2000 -- )

Jay-Z
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
16 Last Week: 22

Save The Last Dance

Soundtrack
Last Week 22
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 19

Chicago '85... The Movie

Dave Hollister
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 8
23 Last Week: 21

Nas & Ill Will Records Presents Queensbridge The Album

QB Finest
Last Week 21
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 5
25 Last Week: 20

Ghetto Postage

Master P
Last Week 20
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
26 Last Week: 24

Funkmaster Flex: 60 Minutes Of Funk, Volume IV: The Mixtape

Funkmaster Flex
Last Week 24
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 6
27 Last Week: 25

Lyricist Lounge Vol. 2

Various Artists
Last Week 25
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
32 Last Week: 27

The Marshall Mathers LP

Eminem
Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 35
35 Last Week: 32

Space Age 4 Eva

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 32
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 8
36 Last Week: 33

Checkmate

B.G.
Last Week 33
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 8
37 Last Week: 35

The Source -- Hip-Hop Hits Vol. 4

Various Artists

Last Week 35
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 5
38 Last Week: 38

Mountain High...Valley Low

Yolanda Adams
Last Week 38
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 69
41 Last Week: 49
Last Week 49
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 41

Can't Take Me Home

Pink
Last Week 41
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 41
45 Last Week: 51

The Last Of A Dying Breed

Scarface
Last Week 51
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 46

Fear Of Flying

Mya
Last Week 46
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 38