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: 57

Dangerously In Love

Beyonce
Last Week 57
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
New
2 Last Week: --

Da Unbreakables

Three 6 Mafia
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 1

Dance With My Father

Luther Vandross
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
4 Last Week: 2

After The Storm

Monica
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 66
5 Last Week: --

The Ownerz

Gang Starr
Last Week --
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

Get Rich Or Die Tryin'

50 Cent
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
7 Last Week: 3

Joe Budden

Joe Budden
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
8 Last Week: --

Bittersweet

Blu Cantrell
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 4

2 Fast 2 Furious

Soundtrack
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
10 Last Week: 6

Mississippi: The Album

David Banner
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
11 Last Week: --

Almost Famous

Lumidee
Last Week --
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 9

Chocolate Factory

R. Kelly
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 85
14 Last Week: 7

Body Kiss

The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 45
15 Last Week: 12

Dutty Rock

Sean Paul
Last Week 12
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 88
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 10

The Senior

Ginuwine
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
17 Last Week: 11

AttenCHUN!

Bone Crusher
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
18 Last Week: 13

La Bella Mafia

Lil' Kim
Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 34
19 Last Week: 14

Reggae Gold 2003

Various Artists
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 22
20 Last Week: 17

Kemistry

Kem
Last Week 17
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 89
21 Last Week: 18

This Is Who I Am

Heather Headley
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 55
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 15

Street Dreams

Fabolous
Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 38
23 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 106
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 16

Still Ghetto

Jaheim
Last Week 16
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 78
25 Last Week: 21

Floetic

Floetry
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 77
26 Last Week: 20

Diplomatic Immunity

Cam'Ron Presents The Diplomats
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
27 Last Week: 19

Priceless

Kelly Price
Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 21
28 Last Week: 23

I Wanna Go There

Tyrese
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 44
29 Last Week: 28

The Eminem Show

Eminem
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 130
30 Last Week: --

Kristyles

KRS-One
Last Week --
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 24

Lynch By Inch: Suicide Note

Brotha Lynch Hung
Last Week 24
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 13
33 Last Week: 30

It Ain't Safe No More...

Busta Rhymes
Last Week 30
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 38
34 Last Week: 27

Young Roscoe Philaphornia

Roscoe
Last Week 27
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 13
35 Last Week: 26

The Streetsweeper: Vol. 1

DJ KaySlay
Last Week 26
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 14
36 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 34

Love Story

Vivian Green
Last Week 34
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 22

Best Of

UGK
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 13
39 Last Week: 33

Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 33
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 42
40 Last Week: 29

Meet The Girl Next Door

Lil' Mo
Last Week 29
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
41 Last Week: 25

The Movement

Mo Thugs
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 10
42 Last Week: 40

Balls And My Word

Scarface
Last Week 40
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 39

Surrender To Love

Kindred The Family Soul
Last Week 39
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 79
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 35
Last Week 35
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 42
46 Last Week: 31

The New Breed

50 Cent
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
47 Last Week: 38

What's A Man To Do?

Frankie J
Last Week 38
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 18
48 Last Week: 41

Subject

Dwele
Last Week 41
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 48
49 Last Week: 36

The Colored Section

Donnie
Last Week 36
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 12
50 Last Week: 59

Pandemonium!

B2K
Last Week 59
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 43
  • Gains in performance
51 Last Week: 47

No Holding Back

Wayne Wonder
Last Week 47
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
52 Last Week: 44

Philadelphia Freeway

Freeway
Last Week 44
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
53 Last Week: 37

Free Agents: The Murda Mix Tape

Mobb Deep
Last Week 37
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
54 Last Week: 88

Voyage To India

India.Arie
Last Week 88
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
55 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 26
56 Last Week: 52

Nellyville

Nelly
Last Week 52
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 74
57 Last Week: 56

The Best Of Anita Baker

Anita Baker
Last Week 56
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 92
  • Gains in performance
58 Last Week: 60

Donnie McClurkin... Again

Donnie McClurkin
Last Week 60
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
59 Last Week: 42

All Or N.O.thin

54th Platoon
Last Week 42
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 12
60 Last Week: 48

Under Construction

Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Last Week 48
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 43
62 Last Week: 65

Blueprint 2.1

JAY-Z
Last Week 65
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
63 Last Week: 61

God's Son

Nas
Last Week 61
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
64 Last Week: 54

Church: Songs Of Soul & Inspiration

Various Artists
Last Week 54
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 6
65 Last Week: 45

One Step Forward

Les Nubians
Last Week 45
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 22
66 Last Week: 53

Hard Groove

Roy Hargrove Presents The RH Factor
Last Week 53
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 13
67 Last Week: 71
Last Week 71
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
68 Last Week: 73

Chapter 2: The Voice

Syleena Johnson
Last Week 73
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
69 Last Week: 80

Churchin' With Dottie

Dottie Peoples
Last Week 80
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
71 Last Week: 49

The Essential Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross
Last Week 49
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 7
72 Last Week: 66

Phrenology

The Roots
Last Week 66
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 41
73 Last Week: 70

Livin' Legend

B.G.
Last Week 70
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
74 Last Week: 62

Better Dayz

2Pac
Last Week 62
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
75 Last Week: 68

I Care 4 U

Aaliyah
Last Week 68
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
76 Last Week: 64

Music Is Life

Jeffrey Osborne
Last Week 64
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 8
77 Last Week: 67

Lord Willin'

Clipse
Last Week 67
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
78 Last Week: 74

Just Whitney...

Whitney Houston
Last Week 74
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 31
79 Last Week: 92

Crash The Party

Smilez & Southstar
Last Week 92
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 54
  • Gains in performance
80 Last Week: 82

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

Various Artists
Last Week 82
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
81 Last Week: 78

Dru World Order

Dru Hill
Last Week 78
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
82 Last Week: 83

This Is Me...Then

Jennifer Lopez
Last Week 83
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 32
  • Gains in performance
83 Last Week: 58

Rhythm Of Love

T. Naija
Last Week 58
Peak Position 58
Wks on Chart 20
84 Last Week: 63
Last Week 63
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 20
85 Last Week: 75

Where's My Money?

Young Hustlaz
Last Week 75
Peak Position 67
Wks on Chart 7
86 Last Week: 90

The Blueprint 2: The Gift And The Curse

JAY-Z
Last Week 90
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
87 Last Week: 76

Undaground Legend

Lil' Flip
Last Week 76
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 57
88 Last Week: 84
Last Week 84
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 41
91 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
92 Last Week: 69

C-Bo Presents West Side Ryders

Various Artists
Last Week 69
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 3
93 Last Week: 97

Cradle 2 The Grave

Soundtrack
Last Week 97
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
94 Last Week: 87

The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin

Kirk Franklin
Last Week 87
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 80
95 Last Week: --

Chapter II

Ashanti
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
96 Last Week: 81

Finally

Lou Mosley
Last Week 81
Peak Position 69
Wks on Chart 19
97 Last Week: 89

The Definitive Collection

Lionel Richie
Last Week 89
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 30
98 Last Week: 94

Hypnotize Minds Presents: Doubt Me Now

Lil Wyte
Last Week 94
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 25
99 Last Week: 86
Last Week 86
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
100 Last Week: 50

The Movement

Inspectah Deck
Last Week 50
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 3