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).

New
1 Last Week: --

The New Breed

50 Cent
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Get Rich Or Die Tryin'

50 Cent
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

Chocolate Factory

R. Kelly
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 85
4 Last Week: 1

The Senior

Ginuwine
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
5 Last Week: 3

Balls And My Word

Scarface
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
6 Last Week: 5

Diplomatic Immunity

Cam'Ron Presents The Diplomats
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
7 Last Week: 7

Dutty Rock

Sean Paul
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 88
8 Last Week: 8

Street Dreams

Fabolous
Last Week 8
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 38
9 Last Week: 9

La Bella Mafia

Lil' Kim
Last Week 9
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

It Ain't Safe No More...

Busta Rhymes
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 13

Floetic

Floetry
Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 77
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 10

Still Ghetto

Jaheim
Last Week 10
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 6

Blueprint 2.1

JAY-Z
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
15 Last Week: 19

This Is Who I Am

Heather Headley
Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 26

One Step Forward

Les Nubians
Last Week 26
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
18 Last Week: 25

Love Story

Vivian Green
Last Week 25
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 15
Last Week 15
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
20 Last Week: 16

Pandemonium!

B2K
Last Week 16
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 43
21 Last Week: 24

Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 21

Livin' Legend

B.G.
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
23 Last Week: 14

Philadelphia Freeway

Freeway
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
24 Last Week: 22

The Eminem Show

Eminem
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 130
25 Last Week: 20

Let 'Em Burn

Hot Boys
Last Week 20
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 13
26 Last Week: 23

I Wanna Go There

Tyrese
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
27 Last Week: 30
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 18

Rewind: The Hip-Hop DVD Magazine Issue 1

Various Artists
Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 10
29 Last Week: 31
Last Week 31
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 42
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 28

Under Construction

Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Last Week 28
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 27
Last Week 27
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
32 Last Week: 32

God's Son

Nas
Last Week 32
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 33

No Holding Back

Wayne Wonder
Last Week 33
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 29

Cradle 2 The Grave

Soundtrack
Last Week 29
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
35 Last Week: 36

Nellyville

Nelly
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 35

Chapter 2: The Voice

Syleena Johnson
Last Week 35
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 41

Donnie McClurkin... Again

Donnie McClurkin
Last Week 41
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 34

Bringing Down The House

Soundtrack
Last Week 34
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 12
40 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
42 Last Week: 39

Kemistry

Kem
Last Week 39
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 89
43 Last Week: 51

From Tha Roota To Tha Toota

Field Mob
Last Week 51
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 45

Better Dayz

2Pac
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
45 Last Week: 50

This Is Me...Then

Jennifer Lopez
Last Week 50
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 32
46 Last Week: 46

I Care 4 U

Aaliyah
Last Week 46
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
48 Last Week: 47

Dru World Order

Dru Hill
Last Week 47
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
49 Last Week: 48

The Blueprint 2: The Gift And The Curse

JAY-Z
Last Week 48
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
50 Last Week: 60

Phrenology

The Roots
Last Week 60
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 52

The Last Temptation

Ja Rule
Last Week 52
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 29
52 Last Week: 58

White Eyes

Magic
Last Week 58
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
53 Last Week: 54

Straight From The N.O.

Choppa
Last Week 54
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 14
54 Last Week: 79

Charmbracelet

Mariah Carey
Last Week 79
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 55

Star

702
Last Week 55
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 10
56 Last Week: 43

Lil' Flip And Sucka Free Present 7-1-3 And The Undaground Legend: Remixed

Various Artists
Last Week 43
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 14
57 Last Week: 63

Just Whitney...

Whitney Houston
Last Week 63
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 71

Keep It Pimp & Gangsta

Dirty
Last Week 71
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 62

Crash The Party

Smilez & Southstar
Last Week 62
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 54
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 44

Work It!

Streetwize
Last Week 44
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 7
61 Last Week: 57

Voyage To India

India.Arie
Last Week 57
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
62 Last Week: 53

Level II

BLACKstreet
Last Week 53
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
63 Last Week: 61

Birdman

Baby
Last Week 61
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
64 Last Week: 65
Last Week 65
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 7
65 Last Week: 56

Back Again!

Mr. Cheeks
Last Week 56
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 9
66 Last Week: 80

Conception: An Interpretation Of Stevie Wonder's Songs

Various Artists
Last Week 80
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
67 Last Week: 68

Solo Star

Solange
Last Week 68
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 85

Paid In Full

Soundtrack
Last Week 85
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 59

Nivea

Nivea
Last Week 59
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 26
70 Last Week: 69

Hypnotize Minds Presents: Doubt Me Now

Lil Wyte
Last Week 69
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 25
71 Last Week: 73

Loyalty

Fat Joe
Last Week 73
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 24
72 Last Week: 72

The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin

Kirk Franklin
Last Week 72
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
73 Last Week: 64

The Definitive Collection

Lionel Richie
Last Week 64
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 30
74 Last Week: 66
Last Week 66
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 32
75 Last Week: 82

Churchin' With Dottie

Dottie Peoples
Last Week 82
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
76 Last Week: 70

Lord Willin'

Clipse
Last Week 70
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
77 Last Week: 75

Friends For Life

Buju Banton
Last Week 75
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 11
79 Last Week: 78

Deliver Us From Eva

Soundtrack
Last Week 78
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 17
80 Last Week: 76

Rural Renewal

The Crusaders
Last Week 76
Peak Position 73
Wks on Chart 9
81 Last Week: 81
Last Week 81
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 23
82 Last Week: --

Drumline

Soundtrack
Last Week --
Peak Position 61
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 86
Last Week 86
Peak Position 81
Wks on Chart 10
84 Last Week: --

Dragonfly

Ziggy Marley
Last Week --
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 77

The G Spot

Gerald Levert
Last Week 77
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
86 Last Week: 74

Slow Jams Volumes 1 & 2

Various Artists
Last Week 74
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 18
87 Last Week: 92

Hood Radio V.1

DJ Whookid
Last Week 92
Peak Position 63
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: 89

Ashanti

Ashanti
Last Week 89
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
89 Last Week: --

Songs In A Minor

Alicia Keys
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 98

Greatest Hits

Scarface
Last Week 98
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 84

Undaground Legend

Lil' Flip
Last Week 84
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 57
94 Last Week: --

The Best Of Anita Baker

Anita Baker
Last Week --
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 92
  • Gains in performance
95 Last Week: 88

Diamond Princess

Trina
Last Week 88
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 34
96 Last Week: 87
Last Week 87
Peak Position 79
Wks on Chart 5
97 Last Week: --

Free Agents: The Murda Mix Tape

Mobb Deep
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
98 Last Week: 96

Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories

Various Artists
Last Week 96
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 19
99 Last Week: --

Electric Circus

Common
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
100 Last Week: --

Ballers

504 Boyz
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance