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: 3

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
3 Last Week: 2

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
4 Last Week: 4

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 6
5 Last Week: 7

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 6

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 10

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 5

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
9 Last Week: 8

Life, Love & Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 25
10 Last Week: 9

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 41
12 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 61
13 Last Week: 13

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 13
14 Last Week: 14

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 12

Shirley Murdock!

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 12
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 44
16 Last Week: 23

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 23
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 18

Surface

Surface
Last Week 18
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 17

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 17
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 24
19 Last Week: 16

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
20 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 67
21 Last Week: 21

Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 10
22 Last Week: 22

Hot, Cool & Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 10
23 Last Week: 20

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 20
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 33
25 Last Week: 30

Dancing On The Ceiling

Lionel Richie
Last Week 30
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 39
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease
Last Week 28
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 9
27 Last Week: 24

Watch Out!

Patrice Rushen
Last Week 24
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 10
28 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 27
29 Last Week: 27

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 27
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 39
30 Last Week: 32

Soul Survivor

Al Green
Last Week 32
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 9
31 Last Week: 29

Come Share My Love

Miki Howard
Last Week 29
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 25
32 Last Week: 33

Strong Persuader

Robert Cray
Last Week 33
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 20
33 Last Week: 37

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 37
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 31

Aretha (II)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 31
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 30
35 Last Week: 39
Last Week 39
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 36

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 36
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 27
37 Last Week: 41

Take It To The Limit

Ray, Goodman & Brown
Last Week 41
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 24
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 35

Sensational

Starpoint
Last Week 35
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 8
39 Last Week: 34

Shake You Down

Gregory Abbott
Last Week 34
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 36
40 Last Week: 38

2 Live Crew Is What We Are

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 38
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 14
41 Last Week: 42

Vicious Rumors...The Album

Timex Social Club
Last Week 42
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 27
42 Last Week: 47

Yo! Bum Rush The Show

Public Enemy
Last Week 47
Peak Position 42
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 45

Oh, My God!

Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew
Last Week 45
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 24
44 Last Week: 44

I Commit To Love

Howard Hewett
Last Week 44
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 38
45 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 7
46 Last Week: 62

Female Trouble

Nona Hendryx
Last Week 62
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
47 Last Week: 56

Raising Hell

Run-D.M.C.
Last Week 56
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 48

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 48
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 7
49 Last Week: 46

Perfect Timing

Donna Allen
Last Week 46
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 17
50 Last Week: 60

Love Fantasy

Alphonse Mouzon
Last Week 60
Peak Position 50
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance