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Sales Data = TOP R&B ALBUMS

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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
G I R L
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia | i am OTHER
Gains in performance

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1
Pharrell Williams G I R L Billboard Top R&B Albums
G I R L
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | i am OTHER
2
John Legend Love In The Future Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love In The Future
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | G.O.O.D.
3
Beyonce Beyonce Billboard Top R&B Albums
Beyonce
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
4
Aloe Blacc Lift Your Spirit Billboard Top R&B Albums
Lift Your Spirit
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Aloe Blacc/XIX/Interscope
5
Jhene Aiko Sail Out (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Sail Out (EP)
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium
6
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2) Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2)
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
7
Toni Braxton & Babyface Love, Marriage & Divorce Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love, Marriage & Divorce
Toni Braxton & Babyface
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
8
Ledisi The Truth Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Truth
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
9
R. Kelly Black Panties Billboard Top R&B Albums
Black Panties
10  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
10
K. Michelle Rebellious Soul Billboard Top R&B Albums
Rebellious Soul
11  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
11
Robin Thicke Blurred Lines Billboard Top R&B Albums
Blurred Lines
17  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
12
Tamar Braxton Love And War Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love And War
12  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Streamline
13
Sevyn Streeter Call Me Crazy, But... (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Call Me Crazy, But... (EP)
16  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | CBE/Atlantic
14
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience
18  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
15
Various Artists Hits Of The 90's Billboard Top R&B Albums
Hits Of The 90's
Last
11  Peak
29  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drew's Entertainment | Platinum Collection/Turn Up The Music
16
TGT Three Kings Billboard Top R&B Albums
Three Kings
14  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
The Weeknd Trilogy Billboard Top R&B Albums
Trilogy
21  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
18
Ashanti Braveheart Billboard Top R&B Albums
Braveheart
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Written
19
Candice Glover Music Speaks Billboard Top R&B Albums
Music Speaks
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | 19/Interscope
20
Rihanna Unapologetic Billboard Top R&B Albums
Unapologetic
23  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
21
August Alsina Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP)
24  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | NNTME MuCo.
22
Ruben Studdard Unconditional Love Billboard Top R&B Albums
Unconditional Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
23
Janelle Monae The Electric Lady Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Electric Lady
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Wondaland/Bad Boy/Atlantic
24
Christon Gray School Of Roses Billboard Top R&B Albums
School Of Roses
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Collision
25
The Weeknd Kiss Land Billboard Top R&B Albums
Kiss Land
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
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