Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Sales Data 1

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).

1 Last Week: 1

Gap Band VI

The Gap Band
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 5

Private Dancer

Tina Turner
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 3

New Edition

New Edition
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
5 Last Week: 4

Truly For You

The Temptations
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
6 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 14
7 Last Week: 7

Swept Away

Diana Ross
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 24
8 Last Week: 10

Nightshift

Commodores
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 13

Starchild

Teena Marie
Last Week 13
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 12

Chinese Wall

Philip Bailey
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 9

Planetary Invasion

Midnight Star
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 14
12 Last Week: 8
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 14
13 Last Week: 11

Escape

Whodini
Last Week 11
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 18
14 Last Week: 14

Eugene Wilde

Eugene Wilde
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 14
15 Last Week: 16

Fat Boys

Fat Boys
Last Week 16
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
16 Last Week: 15

The Woman In Red (Soundtrack)

Stevie Wonder
Last Week 15
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
17 Last Week: 19

Beverly Hills Cop

Soundtrack
Last Week 19
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 18

Suddenly

Billy Ocean
Last Week 18
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 32
19 Last Week: 24

King Of Rock

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 27
Last Week 27
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 69
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 28

Diamond Life

Sade
Last Week 28
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 20

Can't Slow Down

Lionel Richie
Last Week 20
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 71
24 Last Week: 25

Like A Virgin

Madonna
Last Week 25
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 13
25 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 21
26 Last Week: 26

A Private Heaven

Sheena Easton
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 5
27 Last Week: 21

Meeting In The Ladies Room

Klymaxx
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 9
28 Last Week: 37
Last Week 37
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 29

Make It Big

Wham!
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 6
30 Last Week: 30

Ice Cream Castle

The Time
Last Week 30
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 34
31 Last Week: 31

Straight To The Heart

David Sanborn
Last Week 31
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 6
32 Last Week: 32

I Feel For You

Chaka Khan
Last Week 32
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 21
33 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 6
34 Last Week: 35

Jukebox

Dazz Band
Last Week 35
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 20
36 Last Week: 36

High Crime

Al Jarreau
Last Week 36
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 17
37 Last Week: 34

Ego Trip

Kurtis Blow
Last Week 34
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 26
38 Last Week: 38

Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo

Soundtrack
Last Week 38
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 9
39 Last Week: 39

Just The Way You Like It

The S.O.S. Band
Last Week 39
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 29
40 Last Week: 49

They Said It Couldn't Be Done

Grandmaster Flash
Last Week 49
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 41

Heart Break

Shalamar
Last Week 41
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 14
42 Last Week: 42
Last Week 42
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 22
43 Last Week: 40

Classic Masters

Ronnie Laws
Last Week 40
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 10
44 Last Week: 43

Jermaine Jackson

Jermaine Jackson
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
45 Last Week: 44

Run-D.M.C.

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 44
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 45
46 Last Week: 46

Broadway's Closer to Sunset Blvd.

Isley, Jasper, Isley
Last Week 46
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 13
47 Last Week: 47

The Glamorous Life

Sheila E.
Last Week 47
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 38
48 Last Week: 48

Love Letters

Force M.D.'s
Last Week 48
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 18
49 Last Week: --

Jesse Johnson's Revue

Jesse Johnson's Revue
Last Week --
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 54

Agent Provocateur

Foreigner
Last Week 54
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance