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: 3

2 Fast 2 Furious

Soundtrack
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

Mississippi: The Album

David Banner
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
3 Last Week: 1

Body Kiss

The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 45
4 Last Week: 4

Get Rich Or Die Tryin'

50 Cent
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
5 Last Week: 5

Chocolate Factory

R. Kelly
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 85
6 Last Week: 6

AttenCHUN!

Bone Crusher
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
7 Last Week: 7

The Senior

Ginuwine
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 105
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 8

La Bella Mafia

Lil' Kim
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 34
10 Last Week: 13

Dutty Rock

Sean Paul
Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 88
11 Last Week: 9

Still Ghetto

Jaheim
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 78
12 Last Week: 15

Street Dreams

Fabolous
Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 38
13 Last Week: 10

The Streetsweeper: Vol. 1

DJ KaySlay
Last Week 10
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
14 Last Week: 12

Priceless

Kelly Price
Last Week 12
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
15 Last Week: 14

Floetic

Floetry
Last Week 14
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 77
16 Last Week: 19

Kemistry

Kem
Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 89
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 16

This Is Who I Am

Heather Headley
Last Week 16
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 55
18 Last Week: 17

Diplomatic Immunity

Cam'Ron Presents The Diplomats
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
19 Last Week: 18

Meet The Girl Next Door

Lil' Mo
Last Week 18
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
20 Last Week: 20

The New Breed

50 Cent
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
21 Last Week: 23

The Eminem Show

Eminem
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 130
22 Last Week: 25

I Wanna Go There

Tyrese
Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 21

It Ain't Safe No More...

Busta Rhymes
Last Week 21
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 38
24 Last Week: 24

Balls And My Word

Scarface
Last Week 24
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
25 Last Week: 22

One Step Forward

Les Nubians
Last Week 22
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 22
26 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 42
27 Last Week: 31

Free Agents: The Murda Mix Tape

Mobb Deep
Last Week 31
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
28 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 29

Love Story

Vivian Green
Last Week 29
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 49
30 Last Week: 26

Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 42
31 Last Week: 27
Last Week 27
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
New
33 Last Week: --

Moe Life

Big Moe
Last Week --
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 4
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 36

Subject

Dwele
Last Week 36
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 46

Surrender To Love

Kindred The Family Soul
Last Week 46
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 79
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 33

What's A Man To Do?

Frankie J
Last Week 33
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 18
37 Last Week: 35

No Holding Back

Wayne Wonder
Last Week 35
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 22
38 Last Week: 45

Philadelphia Freeway

Freeway
Last Week 45
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 34

Under Construction

Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Last Week 34
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 43
40 Last Week: 53

Hard Groove

Roy Hargrove Presents The RH Factor
Last Week 53
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 41

All Or N.O.thin

54th Platoon
Last Week 41
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
42 Last Week: --

Dance With My Father

Luther Vandross
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 38

Nellyville

Nelly
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 74
44 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
45 Last Week: 52
Last Week 52
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 42

Blueprint 2.1

JAY-Z
Last Week 42
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
47 Last Week: 54
Last Week 54
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 37

God's Son

Nas
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
49 Last Week: 59

Chapter 2: The Voice

Syleena Johnson
Last Week 59
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: --

Church: Songs Of Soul & Inspiration

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 47

Dru World Order

Dru Hill
Last Week 47
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
52 Last Week: 44

Donnie McClurkin... Again

Donnie McClurkin
Last Week 44
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 36
53 Last Week: 48

Just Whitney...

Whitney Houston
Last Week 48
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
54 Last Week: 40

Pandemonium!

B2K
Last Week 40
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 43
55 Last Week: 71

Fiend Presents: Can I Burn? 2

Fiend
Last Week 71
Peak Position 55
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
56 Last Week: 51

Livin' Legend

B.G.
Last Week 51
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
58 Last Week: 57

Phrenology

The Roots
Last Week 57
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 41
59 Last Week: 69

Better Dayz

2Pac
Last Week 69
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
60 Last Week: 50

This Is Me...Then

Jennifer Lopez
Last Week 50
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 32
61 Last Week: 67

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

Various Artists
Last Week 67
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
62 Last Week: 64

The Colored Section

Donnie
Last Week 64
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 65
Last Week 65
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 49

Dysfunktional Family

Soundtrack
Last Week 49
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 9
65 Last Week: 73
Last Week 73
Peak Position 65
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
66 Last Week: 56

I Care 4 U

Aaliyah
Last Week 56
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
67 Last Week: 86

From Tha Roota To Tha Toota

Field Mob
Last Week 86
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 35
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 63

The Best Of Anita Baker

Anita Baker
Last Week 63
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 92
70 Last Week: 70

Lord Willin'

Clipse
Last Week 70
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 68

Churchin' With Dottie

Dottie Peoples
Last Week 68
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
72 Last Week: 74

The Blueprint 2: The Gift And The Curse

JAY-Z
Last Week 74
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
73 Last Week: 79

Hypnotize Minds Presents: Doubt Me Now

Lil Wyte
Last Week 79
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 80

Let 'Em Burn

Hot Boys
Last Week 80
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
75 Last Week: 60
Last Week 60
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
76 Last Week: 88

Undaground Legend

Lil' Flip
Last Week 88
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
77 Last Week: 72

Rhythm Of Love

T. Naija
Last Week 72
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 20
78 Last Week: --

Ultimate Smash Hits

Various Artists
Last Week --
Peak Position 78
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
79 Last Week: 81

Finally

Lou Mosley
Last Week 81
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 82

The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin

Kirk Franklin
Last Week 82
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 61

The Definitive Collection

Lionel Richie
Last Week 61
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 30
82 Last Week: 62

Voyage To India

India.Arie
Last Week 62
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
83 Last Week: --

Ashanti

Ashanti
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 64
  • Gains in performance
84 Last Week: 97

Dragonfly

Ziggy Marley
Last Week 97
Peak Position 84
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
85 Last Week: 91

Straight From The N.O.

Choppa
Last Week 91
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
86 Last Week: 55
Last Week 55
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
87 Last Week: --

Ashanti: The 7 Series (EP)

Ashanti
Last Week --
Peak Position 87
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
88 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 59
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
89 Last Week: --

The Last Man Standing

Willie Clayton
Last Week --
Peak Position 89
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
90 Last Week: 94

Nivea

Nivea
Last Week 94
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
91 Last Week: 100

Greatest Hits

Scarface
Last Week 100
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 35
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: --

Word Of Mouf

Ludacris
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 72
  • Gains in performance
93 Last Week: 89

Birdman

Baby
Last Week 89
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 28
94 Last Week: 75

Cradle 2 The Grave

Soundtrack
Last Week 75
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
95 Last Week: 93

Star

702
Last Week 93
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 10
96 Last Week: 92

The G Spot

Gerald Levert
Last Week 92
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
97 Last Week: 98

Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross
Last Week 98
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 82
98 Last Week: --

Thug World Order

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
99 Last Week: 87

The Last Temptation

Ja Rule
Last Week 87
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 29
100 Last Week: --

Keep It Pimp & Gangsta

Dirty
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance