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Sales Data = TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums ranks the most popular R&B/hip-hop 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/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Give Me The Night
Imprint/Promotion Label
Unknown | Qwest

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1
George Benson Give Me The Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Give Me The Night
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Qwest
2
Diana Ross Diana Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diana
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
3
Teddy Pendergrass T.p. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.p.
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Philadelphia International
4
Tom Browne Love Approach Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Approach
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista/Grp
5
Maze Joy And Pain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Joy And Pain
Maze
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
6
The O'Jays The Year 2000 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Year 2000
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | TSOP
7
Larry Graham One In A Million You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One In A Million You
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
8
Ashford & Simpson A Musical Affair Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Musical Affair
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
9
Commodores Heroes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heroes
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
10
Stacy Lattisaw Let Me Be Your Angel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let Me Be Your Angel
10  Last
10  Peak
16  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Cotillion
11
Dynasty Adventures In The Land Of Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Adventures In The Land Of Music
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Solar
12
Michael Henderson Wide Receiver Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wide Receiver
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Buddah
13
Cameo Cameosis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cameosis
12  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Chocolate City
14
The S.O.S. Band S.o.s. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
S.o.s.
14  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Tabu
15
LTD Shine On Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine On
22  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
16
Minnie Riperton Love Lives Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Lives Forever
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
17
Rick James Garden Of Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Garden Of Love
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Gordy
18
Cameron Cameron Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cameron
18  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Salsoul
19
Chic Real People Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Real People
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Atlantic
20
The Fatback Band Hot Box Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hot Box
20  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Spring
21
Al Jarreau This Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Time
16  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
22
Dionne Warwick No Night So Long Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Night So Long
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
23
Chaka Khan Naughty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Naughty
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Warner Bros.
24
Soundtrack Fame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fame
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lakeshore
25
The Manhattans After Midnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
After Midnight
24  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
26
Stephanie Mills Sweet Sensation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sweet Sensation
27  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | 20th Century
27
Gene Chandler Gene Chandler '80 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gene Chandler '80
29  Last
11  Peak
16  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Spring
28
The Crusaders Rhapsody And Blues Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rhapsody And Blues
25  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
29
A Taste Of Honey Twice As Sweet Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Twice As Sweet
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
30
Barry White Barry White's Sheet Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Barry White's Sheet Music
30  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Philadelphia International
31
The Pointer Sisters Special Things Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Special Things
36  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Planet
32
The Dells I Touched A Dream Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Touched A Dream
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | 20th Century
33
One Way Featuring Al Hudson One Way Featuring Al Hudson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Way Featuring Al Hudson
One Way Featuring Al Hudson
32  Last
27  Peak
36  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
34
Johnny Guitar Watson Love Jones Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Jones
38  Last
20  Peak
15  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | DJM
35
Teena Marie Irons In The Fire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Irons In The Fire
47  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Gordy
36
Jermaine Jackson Let's Get Serious Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get Serious
35  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Motown
37
Change The Glow Of Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Glow Of Love
31  Last
10  Peak
22  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RFC
38
The Rolling Stones Emotional Rescue Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Emotional Rescue
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | The Rolling Stones
39
Natalie Cole Don't Look Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't Look Back
39  Last
17  Peak
14  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Capitol
40
Gladys Knight And The Pips About Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
About Love
33  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
41
Zapp Zapp Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Zapp
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
42
The Isley Brothers Go All The Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Go All The Way
41  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | T-Neck
43
Bob Marley And The Wailers Uprising Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Uprising
45  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Island
44
Michael Jackson Off The Wall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Wall
43  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
45
Pleasure Special Things Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Special Things
37  Last
27  Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Fantasy
46
Curtis Mayfield Something To Believe In Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Something To Believe In
42  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RSO
47
Queen The Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Game
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
48
Blow Fly Blowfly's Party [X-Rated] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blowfly's Party [X-Rated]
46  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gordy
49
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio Two Places At The Same Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Two Places At The Same Time
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
48  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Arista
50
Rockie Robbins You And Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
You And Me
44  Last
19  Peak
17  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
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