Billboard Music Awards

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).

4 Last Week: 2

Trill O.G.

Bun-B
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
6 Last Week: 5

Raymond V Raymond

Usher
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

Step Up 3D

Soundtrack
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 3
  • Biggest gain in streams
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 7

B.o.B Presents: The Adventures Of Bobby Ray

B.o.B
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 9

Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son Of Chico Dusty

Big Boi
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 6
10 Last Week: 10

The Element Of Freedom

Alicia Keys
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
11 Last Week: 16

Rated R

Rihanna
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 15

Battle Of The Sexes

Ludacris
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 13

Lotus Flow3r/MPLSoUND/Elix3r

Prince/Bria Valente

Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
18 Last Week: 20

Still Standing

Monica
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 23

Man On The Moon: The End Of Day

Kid Cudi
Last Week 23
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Back In The Day A Summertime Hip-Hop Mix

Various Artists
Last Week 22
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 4
23 Last Week: 25

The ArchAndroid: Suites II And III

Janelle Monae
Last Week 25
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 31

The Blueprint 3

Jay-Z
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 17

The Gates Mixed Plate

Tech N9ne Collabos

Last Week 17
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 3
28 Last Week: 30

NEW AMERYKAH: Part Two: Return Of The Ankh

Erykah Badu
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
New
29 Last Week: --

The Budos Band III

The Budos Band
Last Week --
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 33

So Far Gone (EP)

Drake
Last Week 33
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 49
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 24

The Darkside: Vol. 1

Fat Joe
Last Week 24
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 3
New
36 Last Week: --

Come And Get It

Eli "Paperboy" Reed

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

Michael Jackson's This Is It (Soundtrack)

Michael Jackson
Last Week 37
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
41 Last Week: 39

BLACKsummers'night

Maxwell
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 58
  • Gains in performance
42 Last Week: 38

Pilot Talk

Curren$y
Last Week 38
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 5
43 Last Week: 41

The State Vs. Radric Davis

Gucci Mane
Last Week 41
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 44

W.ants W.orld W.omen

Dwele
Last Week 44
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 7
48 Last Week: 49

Burrrprint(2) HD

DJ Holiday + Gucci Mane

Last Week 49
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 51

Ten Toes Down

8Ball & MJG
Last Week 51
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
New
50 Last Week: --

iTunes Live From SoHo (EP)

Corinne Bailey Rae
Last Week --
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance