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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
A Seat At The Table
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia | Saint

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1
Solange A Seat At The Table Billboard Top R&B Albums
A Seat At The Table
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
2
Beyonce Lemonade Billboard Top R&B Albums
Lemonade
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
3
Usher Hard II Love Billboard Top R&B Albums
Hard II Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
4
PARTYNEXTDOOR PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3) Billboard Top R&B Albums
PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3)
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
5
Maxwell blackSUMMERS'night  Billboard Top R&B Albums
blackSUMMERS'night
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
6
Rihanna ANTI Billboard Top R&B Albums
ANTI
Last
Peak
37  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
7
Eric Benet Eric Benet Billboard Top R&B Albums
Eric Benet
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Jordan House/Primary Wave
8
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Top R&B Albums
Blonde
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
9
The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness Billboard Top R&B Albums
Beauty Behind The Madness
Last
Peak
59  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
10
Tory Lanez I Told You Billboard Top R&B Albums
I Told You
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mad Love/Interscope
11
Fantasia The Definition Of... Billboard Top R&B Albums
The Definition Of...
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
12
Andra Day Cheers To The Fall Billboard Top R&B Albums
Cheers To The Fall
16  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Buskin
13
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Top R&B Albums
Dress To Impress
12  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
14
Bryson Tiller T R A P S O U L Billboard Top R&B Albums
T R A P S O U L
10  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
15
Sebastian Kole Soup Billboard Top R&B Albums
Soup
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EP/Motown
16
Kindred The Family Soul Legacy Of Love Billboard Top R&B Albums
Legacy Of Love
18  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
We Are Not-A-Label Recordings....
17
Ro James Eldorado Billboard Top R&B Albums
Eldorado
15  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
18
Anthony Hamilton What I'm Feelin' Billboard Top R&B Albums
What I'm Feelin'
21  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
19
Chris Brown Royalty Billboard Top R&B Albums
Royalty
19  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
20
Leon Bridges Coming Home Billboard Top R&B Albums
Coming Home
13  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | LisaSawyer63
21
Anderson .Paak Malibu Billboard Top R&B Albums
Malibu
22  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | OBE/ARTclub/Steel Wool
22
Lizzo Coconut Oil (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Coconut Oil (EP)
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Nice Life/Atlantic
23
Darnaa Bad Behavior (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
Bad Behavior (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Darnaa
24
Chrisette Michele Milestone Billboard Top R&B Albums
Milestone
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RiCH HiPISTER | Four Kings
25
SiR HER (EP) Billboard Top R&B Albums
HER (EP)
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
iiinglewod SiR
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