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
8
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
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Rock Me Tonight
Gains in performance
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2
Whitney Houston Whitney Houston Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Whitney Houston
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Cameo Single Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Single Life
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Luther Vandross The Night I Fell In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Night I Fell In Love
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Loose Ends A Little Spice Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Little Spice
9
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Aretha Franklin Who's Zoomin' Who? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Who's Zoomin' Who?
12
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Ready For The World Ready For The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ready For The World
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Kool & The Gang Emergency Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
5
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
9
Mary Jane Girls Only Four You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Only Four You
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Prince And The Revolution Around The World In A Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Around The World In A Day
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Rick James Glow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
10
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Rene & Angela Street Called Desire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Called Desire
15
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Can't Stop The Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Debarge Rhythm Of The Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rhythm Of The Night
14
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Jesse Johnson's Revue Jesse Johnson's Revue Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jesse Johnson's Revue
Jesse Johnson's Revue
13
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
16
UTFO UTFO Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
UTFO
16
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Billy Ocean Suddenly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suddenly
18
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART
18
ConFunkShun Electric Lady Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Electric Lady
17
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Sade Diamond Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diamond Life
19
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
20
George Clinton Some Of My Best Jokes Are Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Some Of My Best Jokes Are Friends
21
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Marvin Gaye Dream Of A Lifetime Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dream Of A Lifetime
20
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Alexander O'Neal Alexander O'Neal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alexander O'Neal
35
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Klymaxx Meeting In The Ladies Room Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Meeting In The Ladies Room
25
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Atlantic Starr As The Band Turns Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
As The Band Turns
24
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Earl Klugh Soda Fountain Shuffle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soda Fountain Shuffle
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Melba Moore Read My Lips Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Read My Lips
32
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Tina Turner Private Dancer Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Private Dancer
23
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Run-D.M.C. King Of Rock Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King Of Rock
30
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Soundtrack Beverly Hills Cop Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beverly Hills Cop
27
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Phil Collins No Jacket Required Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Jacket Required
26
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Commodores Nightshift Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nightshift
31
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Steve Arrington Dancin' In The Key Of Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dancin' In The Key Of Life
33
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
34
The Deele Material Thangz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Material Thangz
34
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Stanley Jordan Magic Touch Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Magic Touch
36
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Whodini Escape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Escape
42
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
37
Fat Boys The Fat Boys Are Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fat Boys Are Back
Gains in performance
38
Dennis Edwards Coolin' Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coolin' Out
38
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Madonna Like A Virgin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like A Virgin
41
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART
40
One Way Wrap Your Body Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wrap Your Body
48
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
Gains in performance
42
Spyro Gyra Alternating Currents Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alternating Currents
45
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Wham! Make It Big Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Make It Big
29
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Four Tops Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
37
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Dr. J.R. Kool & The Other Roxannes The Complete Story Of Roxanne Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Complete Story Of Roxanne
52
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
New Edition New Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Edition
39
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Teena Marie Starchild Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starchild
49
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Gwen Guthrie Padlock Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
51
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
49
Third World Sense Of Purpose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sense Of Purpose
54
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
50
Carrie Lucas Horsin' Around Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Horsin' Around
58
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
Gains in performance
52
The System The Pleasure Seekers Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Pleasure Seekers
55
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Bill Withers Watching You, Watching Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watching You, Watching Me
53
LAST WEEK
42
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Sting Dream Of The Blue Turtles Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dream Of The Blue Turtles
59
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
55
Natalie Cole Dangerous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerous
66
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
The Gap Band Gap Band VI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gap Band VI
56
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
57
R.J.'S Latest Arrival R.J.'s Latest Arrival Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R.J.'s Latest Arrival
60
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Peabo Bryson Take No Prisoners Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take No Prisoners
40
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Shannon Do You Wanna Get Away Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Do You Wanna Get Away
44
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Cheryl Lynn It's Gonna Be Alright Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Gonna Be Alright
Gains in performance
61
Klique Love Cycles Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Cycles
43
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
65
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART
63
George Howard Dancing In The Sun Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dancing In The Sun
47
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Chaka Khan I Feel For You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Feel For You
50
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Diana Ross Swept Away Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Swept Away
46
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART
61
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
91
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Womack & Womack Radio M.U.S.C. Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Radio M.U.S.C. Man
62
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
68
The Reddings If Looks Could Kill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
If Looks Could Kill
64
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Fat Boys Fat Boys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fat Boys
57
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Grandmaster Flash They Said It Couldn't Be Done Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
They Said It Couldn't Be Done
63
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Paul Hardcastle Rain Forest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rain Forest
67
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Kenny G Gravity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gravity
70
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Midnight Star Planetary Invasion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Planetary Invasion
73
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
75
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Sister Sledge When The Boys Meet The Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When The Boys Meet The Girls
72
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
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