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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
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WEEKS ON CHART
A.K.A.
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Jennifer Lopez A.K.A. Billboard Top R&B Albums
A.K.A.
Last
Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Mali Music Mali Is... Billboard Top R&B Albums
Mali Is...
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ByStorm | RCA
3
Michael Jackson Xscape Billboard Top R&B Albums
Xscape
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MJJ | Epic
4
Mary J. Blige Think Like A Man Too (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Think Like A Man Too (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matriarch | Epic
5
Pharrell Williams G I R L Billboard Top R&B Albums
G I R L
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
i am OTHER | Columbia
6
John Legend Love In The Future Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love In The Future
Last
Peak
42  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D. | Columbia
7
Mariah Carey Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse Billboard Top R&B Albums
Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
8
Beyonce Beyonce Billboard Top R&B Albums
Beyonce
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Parkwood | Columbia
9
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2) Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2)
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
10
Jhene Aiko Sail Out (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Sail Out (EP)
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ARTclub/ARTium | Def Jam
11
August Alsina Testimony Billboard Top R&B Albums
Testimony
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NNTME MuCo. | Def Jam
12
R. Kelly Black Panties Billboard Top R&B Albums
Black Panties
15  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
Aloe Blacc Lift Your Spirit Billboard Top R&B Albums
Lift Your Spirit
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Aloe Blacc/XIX/Interscope | IGA
14
Toni Braxton & Babyface Love, Marriage & Divorce Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love, Marriage & Divorce
Toni Braxton & Babyface
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
15
Ledisi The Truth Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Truth
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Verve | VLG
16
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience Billboard Top R&B Albums
The 20/20 Experience
13  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
17
Tamar Braxton Love And War Billboard Top R&B Albums
Love And War
21  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Streamline | Epic
18
Various Artists Hits Of The 90's Billboard Top R&B Albums
Hits Of The 90's
18  Last
11  Peak
40  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Platinum Collection/Turn Up The Music | Drew's Entertainment
19
Kelly Price Sing / Pray / Love / Vol. 1: Sing Billboard Top R&B Albums
Sing / Pray / Love / Vol. 1: Sing
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sang Girl! | eOne
20
SoMo SoMo Billboard Top R&B Albums
SoMo
22  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
21
Robin Thicke Blurred Lines Billboard Top R&B Albums
Blurred Lines
17  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Star Trak/Interscope | IGA
22
R. Kelly The Essential R. Kelly Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Essential R. Kelly
19  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Legacy
23
Sevyn Streeter Call Me Crazy, But... (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Call Me Crazy, But... (EP)
25  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBE/Atlantic | AG
24
Kindred The Family Soul A "Couple" Friends Billboard Top R&B Albums
A "Couple" Friends
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
25
KeKe Wyatt Ke' Ke' (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Ke' Ke' (EP)
16  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Aratek | The NorthStar Group
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