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

Soldier Of Love

Sade
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
2 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Rebirth

Lil Wayne
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
4 Last Week: 5

The Element Of Freedom

Alicia Keys
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 2

Another Round

Jaheim
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
6 Last Week: 6

STRONGER withEach Tear

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
7 Last Week: 9

Rated R

Rihanna
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 12

We Are Young Money

Young Money
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 14
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
10 Last Week: 10

The Bridge

Melanie Fiona
Last Week 10
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 15
11 Last Week: 13

The Blueprint 3

Jay-Z
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
13 Last Week: 7

Michael Jackson's This Is It (Soundtrack)

Michael Jackson
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
14 Last Week: 17

The State Vs. Radric Davis

Gucci Mane
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 16

Sex Therapy: The Session

Robin Thicke
Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
16 Last Week: 11

I Am...Sasha Fierce

Beyonce
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 67
17 Last Week: 15

Relapse

Eminem
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
18 Last Week: 22

Malice N Wonderland

Snoop Dogg
Last Week 22
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
New
19 Last Week: --

The Stimulus Package

Freeway & Jake One
Last Week --
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 18

BLACKsummers'night

Maxwell
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
21 Last Week: 20

So Far Gone (EP)

Drake
Last Week 20
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 24
23 Last Week: 21

Untitled

R. Kelly
Last Week 21
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
24 Last Week: 23

Timbaland Presents Shock Value II

Timbaland

Last Week 23
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 11
25 Last Week: 24

Before I Self-Destruct

50 Cent
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
26 Last Week: 26

Man On The Moon: The End Of Day

Kid Cudi
Last Week 26
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 30

Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel

Mariah Carey
Last Week 30
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
28 Last Week: 27

Graffiti

Chris Brown
Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
29 Last Week: 28

Total Club Hits 4

DJ Poet Name Life

Last Week 28
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 6
30 Last Week: 32
Last Week 32
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
32 Last Week: 34

Pricele$$

Birdman
Last Week 34
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 31

Ollusion

Omarion
Last Week 31
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 6
New
36 Last Week: --

Return Of The Wu And Friends

Wu-Tang/Mathematics

Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 44

Number Ones

Janet

Last Week 44
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 25

Mardi Gras In New Orleans

Various Artists
Last Week 25
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 4
39 Last Week: 39

The Sound

Mary Mary
Last Week 39
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 70
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 37

Lotus Flow3r/MPLSoUND/Elix3r

Prince/Bria Valente

Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
41 Last Week: 42

Playlist: The Very Best Of Teddy Pendergrass

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 42
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 41

Skinny Jeanz And A Mic

New Boyz
Last Week 41
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 55

Signature

Joe
Last Week 55
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 29

More Than Just A DJ

DJ Kayslay
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 2
45 Last Week: 40

Uncle Charlie

Charlie Wilson
Last Week 40
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 53
46 Last Week: 45

In A Perfect World...

Keri Hilson
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 46

Paper Trail

T.I.
Last Week 46
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 74
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 38

I'm New Here

Gil Scott-Heron
Last Week 38
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 2
49 Last Week: 43

The Point Of It All

Anthony Hamilton
Last Week 43
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 62
50 Last Week: 50

Turn Me Loose

Ledisi
Last Week 50
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance