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: 1

A Different Me

Keyshia Cole
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
2 Last Week: 2

Intuition

Jamie Foxx
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
3 Last Week: 3

I Am...Sasha Fierce

Beyonce
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 79
4 Last Week: 5

808s & Heartbreak

Kanye West
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
5 Last Week: 6

The Point Of It All

Anthony Hamilton
Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 76
6 Last Week: 8

Da REAList

Plies
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 4

Notorious

Soundtrack
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
8 Last Week: 9

Paper Trail

T.I.
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
9 Last Week: 11

Theater Of The Mind

Ludacris
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 72
10 Last Week: 14

Freedom

Akon
Last Week 14
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 77
11 Last Week: 12

Year Of The Gentleman

Ne-Yo
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
12 Last Week: 15

Tha Carter III

Lil Wayne
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 79
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 7

The Ballads

Mariah Carey
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 16
14 Last Week: 10

Soul

Seal
Last Week 10
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 75
15 Last Week: 17
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 66
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 50
17 Last Week: 20

Audience Of One

Heather Headley
Last Week 20
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 75
19 Last Week: 18

The Recession

Young Jeezy
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
20 Last Week: 19

Thr33 Ringz

T-Pain
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 34
21 Last Week: 21

Good Girl Gone Bad

Rihanna
Last Week 21
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 98
22 Last Week: 22

Jennifer Hudson

Jennifer Hudson
Last Week 22
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 78
23 Last Week: 27

iSouljaBoyTellem

Soulja Boy Tell'em
Last Week 27
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 24

Human

Brandy
Last Week 24
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 21
25 Last Week: 28

Emeritus

Scarface
Last Week 28
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 29

The Sound

Mary Mary
Last Week 29
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 79
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 23

Universal Mind Control

Common
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 19
28 Last Week: 26

Cadillac Records

Soundtrack
Last Week 26
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 46
29 Last Week: 31

Brutha

Brutha
Last Week 31
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 35

Here I Stand

Usher
Last Week 35
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 69
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 25

NOW That's What I Call Motown

Various Artists
Last Week 25
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 19
New
32 Last Week: --

The Otha Side Of The Trap

OJ Da Juiceman
Last Week --
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 39
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 30

Avant

Avant
Last Week 30
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 39
34 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
35 Last Week: 34

Something Else

Robin Thicke
Last Week 34
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 42
36 Last Week: 32

Gangsta Grillz: Dedication 3

Lil Wayne & DJ Drama
Last Week 32
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 46
37 Last Week: 40

Just Like You

Keyshia Cole
Last Week 40
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 110
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 37

The Ball Street Journal

E-40
Last Week 37
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 39

Gutta

DJ Khaled Presents Ace Hood
Last Week 39
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 45

Classic Jaheim Vol. 1

Jaheim
Last Week 45
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 78
43 Last Week: 50

Growing Pains

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 76
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 47

We Global

DJ Khaled
Last Week 47
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 43

Love's Crazy

Slim
Last Week 43
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
47 Last Week: 41

Love & Life

Eric Benet
Last Week 41
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 59
48 Last Week: 48

Joe Thomas, New Man

Joe
Last Week 48
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 68

The Makings Of A Man

Jaheim
Last Week 68
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 66
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 54

Love/Hate

The-Dream
Last Week 54
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 76
  • Gains in performance