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: 53

The Element Of Freedom

Alicia Keys
Last Week 53
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
New
2 Last Week: --

Sex Therapy: The Session

Robin Thicke
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Michael Jackson's This Is It (Soundtrack)

Michael Jackson
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6

Rated R

Rihanna
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 1

Graffiti

Chris Brown
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
7 Last Week: 2

The State Vs. Radric Davis

Gucci Mane
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
8 Last Week: 10

The Blueprint 3

Jay-Z
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 5

Malice N Wonderland

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 2
10 Last Week: 11

I Am...Sasha Fierce

Beyonce
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 8

Untitled

R. Kelly
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
12 Last Week: 15

I Look To You

Whitney Houston
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12

Before I Self-Destruct

50 Cent
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 7

Timbaland Presents Shock Value II

Timbaland

Last Week 7
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 2
16 Last Week: 18

The Bridge

Melanie Fiona
Last Week 18
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 23

Relapse

Eminem
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 20

So Far Gone (EP)

Drake
Last Week 20
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 22

BLACKsummers'night

Maxwell
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 21

Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel

Mariah Carey
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 19

Ultimate Christmas Collection

Jackson 5
Last Week 19
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 17

Pricele$$

Birdman
Last Week 17
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 4
24 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 9

Til The Casket Drops

Clipse
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 2
26 Last Week: 25

Number Ones

Janet

Last Week 25
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 32

Man On The Moon: The End Of Day

Kid Cudi
Last Week 32
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 31
Last Week 31
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 14

Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood

B.G.
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 2
31 Last Week: 35

Skinny Jeanz And A Mic

New Boyz
Last Week 35
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 24

Cocky & Confident

Juvenile
Last Week 24
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 3
33 Last Week: 33

Unexpected

Angie Stone
Last Week 33
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 4
34 Last Week: 30

BlakRoc

BlakRoc
Last Week 30
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 4
35 Last Week: 36

Rebelution

Pitbull

Last Week 36
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 40

The Sound

Mary Mary
Last Week 40
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 48

The Definitive Collection

Michael Jackson
Last Week 48
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 34

Attention Deficit

Wale
Last Week 34
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 6
39 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 56

Turn Me Loose

Ledisi
Last Week 56
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 42

Uncle Charlie

Charlie Wilson
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 37

Colour Me Free!

Joss Stone
Last Week 37
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
43 Last Week: 49

NOW That's What I Call Dance Classics

Various Artists
Last Week 49
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 41

I Get Around

K'Jon
Last Week 41
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 39

The Ultimate Motown Christmas Collection

Various Artists
Last Week 39
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 5
46 Last Week: 52

Above And Beyonce: Video Collection & Dance Mixes (EP)

Beyonce
Last Week 52
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 45

Jeremih

Jeremih
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 38

Lady Love

LeToya
Last Week 38
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
49 Last Week: 54

Paper Trail

T.I.
Last Week 54
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 65
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 46

In A Perfect World...

Keri Hilson
Last Week 46
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance