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

Bigger & Deffer

LL Cool J
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 5

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 6

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 37
5 Last Week: 3

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
6 Last Week: 4

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
7 Last Week: 11

Smooth Sailin'

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 7

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 16
9 Last Week: 9

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 45
11 Last Week: 14

If I Were Your Woman

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 12

Crushin'

Fat Boys
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 8

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
14 Last Week: 13

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 39
15 Last Week: 15

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
16 Last Week: 17

Life, Love & Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 31
17 Last Week: 16

Surface

Surface
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 16
18 Last Week: 20

Jonathan Butler

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 18
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 67
20 Last Week: 19

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 19
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 19
21 Last Week: 22

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 22
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 30
22 Last Week: 23

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease
Last Week 23
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 15
23 Last Week: 21

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 21
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 47
24 Last Week: 25

Hot, Cool & Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 25
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 16
25 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 73
26 Last Week: 27
Last Week 27
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 13
27 Last Week: 31

All By Myself

Regina Belle
Last Week 31
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 28

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
29 Last Week: 33

4 By Four

4 By Four
Last Week 33
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 35

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 35
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 34
31 Last Week: 30

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 30
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 45
32 Last Week: 24

Shirley Murdock!

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 24
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 50
33 Last Week: 29

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 29
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 39
34 Last Week: 34

Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 34
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 16
35 Last Week: 37

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 37
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 13
36 Last Week: 36

Let Me Touch You

The O'Jays
Last Week 36
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 5
37 Last Week: 32

Female Trouble

Nona Hendryx
Last Week 32
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 9
38 Last Week: 41

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 41
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 44
Last Week 44
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 33
41 Last Week: 47

Got To Be Tough

M.C. Shy-D
Last Week 47
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 55

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 55
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
44 Last Week: 39

Soul Survivor

Al Green
Last Week 39
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 15
45 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 8
46 Last Week: 38

I Commit To Love

Howard Hewett
Last Week 38
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 44
47 Last Week: 75

Lovers

Babyface
Last Week 75
Peak Position 47
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 49

2 Live Crew Is What We Are

The 2 Live Crew
Last Week 49
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 20
49 Last Week: 45

Strong Persuader

Robert Cray
Last Week 45
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 26
50 Last Week: 57

Vicious Rumors...The Album

Timex Social Club
Last Week 57
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 33
  • Gains in performance