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R&B Albums ranks the most popular R&B 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).

TOP R&B ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Sail Out (EP)
Imprint/Promotion Label
ARTclub/ARTium | Def Jam
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Jhene Aiko Sail Out (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Sail Out (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ARTclub/ARTium | Def Jam
2
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2) Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2)
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
3
Mary J. Blige A Mary Christmas Billboard Top R&B Albums
A Mary Christmas
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matriarch/Interscope/Verve | VLG
4
Soundtrack The Best Man Holiday Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Best Man Holiday
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
John Legend Love In The Future Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love In The Future
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D. | Columbia
6
Tamar Braxton Love And War Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love And War
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Streamline | Epic
7
Tamar Braxton Winter Loversland Billboard Top R&B Albums
Winter Loversland
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Streamline | Epic
8
Robin Thicke Blurred Lines Billboard Top R&B Albums
Blurred Lines
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Star Trak/Interscope | IGA
9
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
10
TLC 20 Billboard Top R&B Albums
20
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Epic
11
Rihanna Unapologetic Billboard Top R&B Albums
Unapologetic
12  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SRP | Def Jam
12
TGT Three Kings Billboard Top R&B Albums
Three Kings
13  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
13
Robert Glasper Experiment Black Radio 2 Billboard Top R&B Albums
Black Radio 2
Robert Glasper Experiment
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
14
Janelle Monae The Electric Lady Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Electric Lady
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wondaland/Bad Boy/Atlantic | AG
15
K. Michelle Rebellious Soul Billboard Top R&B Albums
Rebellious Soul
14  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
16
Jaheim Appreciation Day Billboard Top R&B Albums
Appreciation Day
16  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
17
The Weeknd Kiss Land Billboard Top R&B Albums
Kiss Land
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XO | Republic
18
Emeli Sande Our Version Of Events Billboard Top R&B Albums
Our Version Of Events
17  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
19
Various Artists Saint Heron Billboard Top R&B Albums
Saint Heron
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Saint
20
Mikey360 Reckless Emotions (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Reckless Emotions (EP)
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
360 Boi | PolyPlat
21
Miguel Kaleidoscope Dream Billboard Top R&B Albums
Kaleidoscope Dream
21  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ByStorm/Black Ice | RCA
22
August Alsina Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP)
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NNTME MuCo. | Def Jam
23
The Weeknd Trilogy Billboard Top R&B Albums
Trilogy
18  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XO | Republic
24
Luther Vandross The Classic Christmas Album Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Classic Christmas Album
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
25
Joe Doubleback: Evolution Of R&B Billboard Top R&B Albums
Doubleback: Evolution Of R&B
24  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
563 | Massenburg
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