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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
Testimony
Imprint/Promotion Label
Def Jam | NNTME MuCo.
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
August Alsina Testimony Billboard Top R&B Albums
Testimony
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:
Def Jam | NNTME MuCo.
2
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
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | i am OTHER
3
John Legend Love In The Future Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love In The Future
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | G.O.O.D.
4
Beyonce Beyonce Billboard Top R&B Albums
Beyonce
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
5
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2) Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2)
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Jhene Aiko Sail Out (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Sail Out (EP)
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium
7
Aloe Blacc Lift Your Spirit Billboard Top R&B Albums
Lift Your Spirit
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Aloe Blacc/XIX/Interscope
8
SoMo SoMo Billboard Top R&B Albums
SoMo
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
9
Toni Braxton & Babyface Love, Marriage & Divorce Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love, Marriage & Divorce
Toni Braxton & Babyface
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
10
Ledisi The Truth Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Truth
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
11
R. Kelly Black Panties Billboard Top R&B Albums
Black Panties
11  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
12
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience
13  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
K. Michelle Rebellious Soul Billboard Top R&B Albums
Rebellious Soul
12  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
14
Sevyn Streeter Call Me Crazy, But... (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Call Me Crazy, But... (EP)
14  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | CBE/Atlantic
15
SZA Z Billboard Top R&B Albums
Z
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg
16
Robin Thicke Blurred Lines Billboard Top R&B Albums
Blurred Lines
15  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
17
Tamar Braxton Love And War Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love And War
16  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Streamline
18
The Weeknd Trilogy Billboard Top R&B Albums
Trilogy
18  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
19
August Alsina Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP)
21  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | NNTME MuCo.
20
Ashanti Braveheart Billboard Top R&B Albums
Braveheart
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Written
21
Rihanna Unapologetic Billboard Top R&B Albums
Unapologetic
20  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
22
Various Artists Hits Of The 90's Billboard Top R&B Albums
Hits Of The 90's
19  Last
11  Peak
31  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drew's Entertainment | Platinum Collection/Turn Up The Music
23
TGT Three Kings Billboard Top R&B Albums
Three Kings
22  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
24
Donny Hathaway Live At The Bitter End 1971 Billboard Top R&B Albums
Live At The Bitter End 1971
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Atco
25
Janelle Monae The Electric Lady Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Electric Lady
23  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Wondaland/Bad Boy/Atlantic
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