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: --

The Black Album

JAY-Z
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 89
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: --

Beg For Mercy

G Unit
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 75
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 60

Tupac: Resurrection

Soundtrack
Last Week 60
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 30
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 2

Speakerboxxx/The Love Below

OutKast
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
5 Last Week: 1

Blood In My Eye

Ja Rule
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
6 Last Week: 3

Chicken*N*Beer

Ludacris
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 51
7 Last Week: 4

Stroke Of Genius

Gerald Levert
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 29
8 Last Week: 5

The Preacher's Son

Wyclef Jean
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
9 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 32
10 Last Week: 10

Jackpot

Chingy
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 53
11 Last Week: 8

The R. In R&B Collection: Volume One

R. Kelly
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 50
12 Last Week: 12

Comin' From Where I'm From

Anthony Hamilton
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 100
13 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 21
14 Last Week: 7

Married To The Game

Too $hort
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 31
15 Last Week: 14

Dangerously In Love

Beyonce
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
16 Last Week: 9

More Street Dreams Pt. 2: The Mixtape

Fabolous
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 12
17 Last Week: 15

Grand Champ

DMX
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
19 Last Week: 13

Loon

Loon
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
20 Last Week: 24

Subject

Dwele
Last Week 24
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 16

Too Hot For T.V.

Bad Boy's Da Band
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
22 Last Week: --

Here I Am: Isley Meets Bacharach

Ronald Isley/Burt Bacharach
Last Week --
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 18

Luther Vandross Live: Radio City Music Hall 2003

Luther Vandross
Last Week 18
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
24 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 53
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 17

Me & My Brother

Ying Yang Twins
Last Week 17
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 54
26 Last Week: 22

Drankin' Patnaz

YoungBloodZ
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
27 Last Week: 25

Trap Muzik

T.I.
Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 69
30 Last Week: 26

Chocolate Factory

R. Kelly
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 85
31 Last Week: 27

Kemistry

Kem
Last Week 27
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 89
32 Last Week: 23

Nu-Mixx Klazzics

2Pac
Last Week 23
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
33 Last Week: 33

Dance With My Father

Luther Vandross
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 93
34 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 30
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 30

World Wide Underground (EP)

Erykah Badu
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 30
36 Last Week: 31

So Damn Happy

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 29
37 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
38 Last Week: 32

Chapter II

Ashanti
Last Week 32
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
39 Last Week: 35

Da Skool Boy Presents Murphy's Law

Murphy Lee
Last Week 35
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 35
40 Last Week: 36

Get Rich Or Die Tryin'

50 Cent
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 104
41 Last Week: 39

Smokie Norful: Limited Edition (EP)

Smokie Norful
Last Week 39
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 26
42 Last Week: 38

Love & Life

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 42
43 Last Week: 41

Bow Wow: Unleashed

Bow Wow
Last Week 41
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 25
44 Last Week: 58

Bringing It All Together

Vickie Winans
Last Week 58
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 78
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 42

After The Storm

Monica
Last Week 42
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 66
46 Last Week: 37

The Appeal Mix Tape

Project Pat
Last Week 37
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 10
47 Last Week: 46

Dutty Rock

Sean Paul
Last Week 46
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 88
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 48

Tha Smokin' Nephew

Baby Bash
Last Week 48
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 61

Gold Coast

Rhian Benson
Last Week 61
Peak Position 45
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 53

Floetic

Floetry
Last Week 53
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 77
  • Gains in performance