TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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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).

The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Solid
Gains in performance
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2
New Edition New Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Edition
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
3
The Temptations Truly For You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Truly For You
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Tina Turner Private Dancer Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Private Dancer
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Stevie Wonder The Woman In Red (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Woman In Red (Soundtrack)
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
6
The Gap Band Gap Band VI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gap Band VI
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Kool & The Gang Emergency Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Whodini Escape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Escape
8
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
9
Midnight Star Planetary Invasion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Planetary Invasion
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Fat Boys Fat Boys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fat Boys
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Teena Marie Starchild Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starchild
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
13
The Whispers So Good Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Eugene Wilde Eugene Wilde Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eugene Wilde
17
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
Philip Bailey Chinese Wall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chinese Wall
16
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Madonna Like A Virgin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like A Virgin
14
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Diana Ross Swept Away Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Swept Away
19
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Jeffrey Osborne Don't Stop Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
18
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
19
The Time Ice Cream Castle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ice Cream Castle
20
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Lionel Richie Can't Slow Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Can't Slow Down
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Klymaxx Meeting In The Ladies Room Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Meeting In The Ladies Room
23
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Billy Ocean Suddenly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suddenly
22
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Kurtis Blow Ego Trip Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ego Trip
24
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Chaka Khan I Feel For You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Feel For You
15
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Soundtrack Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo
28
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART
38
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Daryl Hall John Oates Big Bam Boom Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
29
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Al Jarreau High Crime Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
High Crime
25
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Thelma Houston Qualifying Heat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Qualifying Heat
30
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Dazz Band Jukebox Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jukebox
26
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Soundtrack Beverly Hills Cop Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beverly Hills Cop
53
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Ronnie Laws Classic Masters Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Classic Masters
35
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Vanity Wild Animal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wild Animal
34
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Sheena Easton A Private Heaven Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Private Heaven
Gains in performance
36
Mtume You, Me And He Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
You, Me And He
36
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Glenn Jones Finesse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
31
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
38
Wham! Make It Big Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Make It Big
57
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Pennye Ford Pennye Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
49
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
40
Jermaine Jackson Jermaine Jackson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jermaine Jackson
33
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART
41
The S.O.S. Band Just The Way You Like It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just The Way You Like It
42
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
42
David Sanborn Straight To The Heart Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight To The Heart
60
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Run-D.M.C. Run-D.M.C. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Run-D.M.C.
44
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART
44
The Egyptian Lover On The Nile Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
46
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
45
Shalamar Heart Break Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heart Break
43
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Sheila E. The Glamorous Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Glamorous Life
52
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
47
Grover Washington, Jr. Inside Moves Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
47
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Force M.D.'s Love Letters Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Letters
39
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Jermaine Stewart The Word Is Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Word Is Out
41
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Stephanie Mills I've Got The Cure Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I've Got The Cure
51
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Isley, Jasper, Isley Broadway's Closer to Sunset Blvd. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Broadway's Closer to Sunset Blvd.
32
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Lillo All Of You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Of You
40
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Ray Parker Jr. Chartbusters Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chartbusters
37
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Alicia Myers I Appreciate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Appreciate
48
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Rebbie Jackson Centipede Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
50
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Johnnie Taylor This Is Your Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Your Night
56
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Kashif Send Me Your Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Send Me Your Love
45
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Champaign Woman In Flames Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Woman In Flames
58
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
59
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Madonna Madonna Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Madonna
55
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Newcleus Jam On Revenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jam On Revenge
62
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Wynton Marsalis Hot House Flowers Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hot House Flowers
66
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Z.Z. Hill Bluesmaster Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bluesmaster
63
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Apollonia 6 Apollonia 6 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Apollonia 6
Apollonia 6
65
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Prince 1999 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
64
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Angela Bofill Let Me Be The One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let Me Be The One
69
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Culture Club Waking Up With The House On Fire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Waking Up With The House On Fire
67
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Tom Browne Tommy Gun Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tommy Gun
54
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Roy Ayers In The Dark Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In The Dark
71
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Teddy Pendergrass Love Language Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Language
61
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Dreamboy Contact Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Contact
73
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Barkays Dangerous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerous
Barkays
75
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Linda Clifford Sneakin' Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sneakin' Out
68
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
74
The Honeydrippers Volume One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
74
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Joyce Kennedy Lookin' For Trouble Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lookin' For Trouble
70
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
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