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 6
2 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Just Gets Better With Time

The Whispers
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
4 Last Week: 4

Just Like The First Time

Freddie Jackson
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
5 Last Week: 11

If I Were Your Woman

Stephanie Mills
Last Week 11
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 7

Smooth Sailin'

The Isley Brothers
Last Week 7
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 12

Crushin'

Fat Boys
Last Week 12
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 9

Duotones

Kenny G
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 46
9 Last Week: 5

One Heartbeat

Smokey Robinson
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
10 Last Week: 6

Jody Watley

Jody Watley
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
11 Last Week: 8

Keep Your Eye On Me

Herb Alpert
Last Week 8
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
12 Last Week: 13

All In The Name Of Love

Atlantic Starr
Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
14 Last Week: 18

Jonathan Butler

Jonathan Butler
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 14

Give Me The Reason

Luther Vandross
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
16 Last Week: 15

Sign 'O' The Times

Prince
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
17 Last Week: 17

Surface

Surface
Last Week 17
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 17
18 Last Week: 16

Life, Love & Pain

Club Nouveau
Last Week 16
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 32
19 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
20 Last Week: 20

Don't Disturb This Groove

The System
Last Week 20
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 20
21 Last Week: 26
Last Week 26
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22

Marvin Sease

Marvin Sease
Last Week 22
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 16
23 Last Week: 24

Hot, Cool & Vicious

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 24
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 17
24 Last Week: 21

Najee's Theme

Najee
Last Week 21
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 31
25 Last Week: 23

A Lot Of Love

Melba Moore
Last Week 23
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 48
26 Last Week: 27

All By Myself

Regina Belle
Last Week 27
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 31

Living All Alone

Phyllis Hyman
Last Week 31
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 46
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 74
29 Last Week: 32

Shirley Murdock!

Shirley Murdock
Last Week 32
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 51
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 29

4 By Four

4 By Four
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 5
32 Last Week: 35

Sexappeal

Georgio
Last Week 35
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 14
33 Last Week: 33

The Zagora

Loose Ends
Last Week 33
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 40
34 Last Week: 28

Word Up

Cameo
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 44
35 Last Week: 36

Let Me Touch You

The O'Jays
Last Week 36
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 6
36 Last Week: 34

Kool Moe Dee

Kool Moe Dee
Last Week 34
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 17
37 Last Week: 45
Last Week 45
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 72

Everlasting

Natalie Cole
Last Week 72
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 30

Licensed To Ill

Beastie Boys
Last Week 30
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 35
40 Last Week: 44

Soul Survivor

Al Green
Last Week 44
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 37

Female Trouble

Nona Hendryx
Last Week 37
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 10
42 Last Week: 38

Klymaxx

Klymaxx
Last Week 38
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 34
44 Last Week: 47

Lovers

Babyface
Last Week 47
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 52

Vesta

Vesta
Last Week 52
Peak Position 43
Wks on Chart 29
  • Gains in performance
46 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 34
47 Last Week: 50

Vicious Rumors...The Album

Timex Social Club
Last Week 50
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 34
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 59

Beverly Hills Cop II

Soundtrack
Last Week 59
Peak Position 48
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: 41

Got To Be Tough

M.C. Shy-D
Last Week 41
Peak Position 41
Wks on Chart 9
50 Last Week: 43

Exposure

Expose
Last Week 43
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 21