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Sales Data = TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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).

TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
10
WEEKS ON CHART
The Future
Imprint/Promotion Label
MCA | Uptown
Gains in performance

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1
Guy The Future Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Future
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
2
Whitney Houston I'm Your Baby Tonight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Your Baby Tonight
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
3
Freddie Jackson Do Me Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Do Me Again
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
4
LL Cool J Mama Said Knock You Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mama Said Knock You Out
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
5
Ralph Tresvant Ralph Tresvant Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ralph Tresvant
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
6
M.C. Hammer Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em
Last
Peak
47  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
7
Tony Toni Tone The Revival Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Revival
Last
Peak
37  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wing
8
Ice Cube Kill At Will Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kill At Will
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
9
Mariah Carey Mariah Carey Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mariah Carey
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x9
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
10
Levert Rope A Dope Style Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rope A Dope Style
10  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
11
Jeffrey Osborne Only Human Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Only Human
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
12
Bell Biv DeVoe Poison Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Poison
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
13
Pebbles Always Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Always
14  Last
12  Peak
18  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
14
Keith Sweat I'll Give All My Love To You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'll Give All My Love To You
16  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Vintertainment
15
Vanilla Ice To The Extreme Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
To The Extreme
15  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | SBK
16
Run-D.M.C. Back From Hell Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back From Hell
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
17
Al B. Sure! Private Times...And The Whole 9! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Private Times...And The Whole 9!
17  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Big Daddy Kane Taste Of Chocolate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Taste Of Chocolate
13  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Cold Chillin'
19
Too $hort Short Dog's In The House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Short Dog's In The House
19  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
20
The Whispers More Of The Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Of The Night
20  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
Surface 3 Deep Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3 Deep
23  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
22
Johnny Gill Johnny Gill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Johnny Gill
21  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
23
Father M.C. Father's Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Father's Day
27  Last
23  Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
24
Janet Jackson Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814
25  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

25
Candyman Ain't No Shame In My Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't No Shame In My Game
22  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Gerald Alston Open Invitation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Open Invitation
24  Last
14  Peak
16  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Taj
27
Anita Baker Compositions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Compositions
26  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
28
Loose Ends Look How Long Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Look How Long
28  Last
28  Peak
10  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
29
Teena Marie Ivory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ivory
29  Last
27  Peak
16  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
C+C Music Factory Gonna Make You Sweat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gonna Make You Sweat
39  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
31
Oleta Adams Circle of One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Circle of One
33  Last
25  Peak
24  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Fontana
32
Black Box Dreamland Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamland
30  Last
16  Peak
25  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
33
Special Generation Take It To The Floor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take It To The Floor
34  Last
33  Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Bust It
34
Monie Love Down To Earth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Down To Earth
35  Last
31  Peak
11  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
35
The Boys The Boys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Boys
32  Last
24  Peak
15  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
36
En Vogue Born To Sing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Born To Sing
36  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
37
Robin Harris Be-Be's Kids Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Be-Be's Kids
31  Last
28  Peak
17  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wing
38
Lalah Hathaway Lalah Hathaway Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lalah Hathaway
37  Last
18  Peak
23  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
39
Maxi Priest Bonafide Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bonafide
40  Last
16  Peak
20  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Charisma
40
Michel'le Michel'le Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Michel'le
44  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Ruthless
41
Hi-Five Hi-Five Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hi-Five
45  Last
41  Peak
11  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Jive
42
Chubb Rock Treat Em' Right Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Treat Em' Right
48  Last
42  Peak
11  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Select
43
HWA Livin' In A Hoe House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Livin' In A Hoe House
38  Last
38  Peak
12  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Quality | Drive-By
44
Deee-Lite World Clique Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World Clique
41  Last
34  Peak
17  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
45
Basic Black Basic Black Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Basic Black
46  Last
24  Peak
23  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Sound Of New York
46
Paris The Devil Made Me Do It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Devil Made Me Do It
43  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
47
Tracie Spencer Make The Difference Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Make The Difference
51  Last
47  Peak
18  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
48
The Rude Boys Rude Awakening Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rude Awakening
50  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
49
Take 6 So Much 2 Say Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
So Much 2 Say
42  Last
22  Peak
18  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
50
The 2 Live Crew Live In Concert Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live In Concert
52  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
78
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Luke
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