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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
janet.
Imprint/Promotion Label
UMe | Virgin
Gains in performance

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Play
1
Janet Jackson janet. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
janet.
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Virgin
2
SWV It's About Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's About Time
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
3
H-Town Fever For Da Flavor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fever For Da Flavor
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Luke
4
Dr. Dre The Chronic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Chronic
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Death Row/Interscope
5
Sade Love Deluxe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Deluxe
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
6
Levert For Real Tho' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
For Real Tho'
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
7
Silk Lose Control Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lose Control
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Keia
8
Onyx Bacdafucup Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bacdafucup
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam/Work
9
Run-D.M.C. Down With The King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Down With The King
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Profile
10
Whitney Houston The Bodyguard Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Bodyguard
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Arista
11
Geto Boys Till Death Do Us Part Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Till Death Do Us Part
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Rap-A-Lot
12
Kenny G Breathless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Breathless
11  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
13
2Pac Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z..... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.....
15  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Death Row/Interscope
14
Intro Intro Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Intro
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
15
Guru Guru's Jazzmatazz, Volume 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guru's Jazzmatazz, Volume 1
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Chrysalis
16
Regina Belle Passion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Passion
17  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
17
Walter & Scotty My Brother's Keeper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Brother's Keeper
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
18
LL Cool J 14 Shots To The Dome Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
14 Shots To The Dome
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Def Jam
19
5th Ward Boyz Ghetto Dope Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Dope
37  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Rap-A-Lot
20
Soundtrack Who's The Man? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Who's The Man?
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
21
95 South Quad City Knock Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Quad City Knock
20  Last
20  Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ichiban | Wrap
22
Christopher Williams Changes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Changes
22  Last
12  Peak
21  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
23
The Pharcyde Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde
24  Last
23  Peak
21  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Delicious Vinyl
24
M.C. Breed The New Breed Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The New Breed
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ichiban | Wrap
25
Chante Moore Precious Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Precious
29  Last
20  Peak
33  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Silas
26
Bloods & Crips Bangin On Wax Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bangin On Wax
21  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Quality | Dangerous/Pump
27
Mary J. Blige What's The 411? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
What's The 411?
28  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
28
Snow 12 Inches Of Snow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
12 Inches Of Snow
19  Last
12  Peak
18  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | East West
29
Various Artists Roll Wit Tha Flava Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Roll Wit Tha Flava
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Flava Unit
30
Naughty By Nature 19 Naughty III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
19 Naughty III
23  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
31
Shai If I Ever Fall In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
If I Ever Fall In Love
26  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Gasoline Alley
32
Ice Cube The Predator Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Predator
25  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
33
Digable Planets Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time And Space) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time And Space)
27  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Pendulum
34
Michael Jackson Dangerous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerous
32  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
35
Jade Jade To The Max Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jade To The Max
39  Last
19  Peak
27  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Giant
36
Da Youngsta's The Aftermath Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Aftermath
31  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | East West
37
P.M. Dawn The Bliss Album...? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Bliss Album...?
35  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Gee Street/Island
38
Funkdoobiest Which Doobie U B? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Which Doobie U B?
30  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Immortal
39
Masta Ace Slaughtahouse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Slaughtahouse
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Delicious Vinyl
40
Ant Banks Sittin' On Somethin' Phat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sittin' On Somethin' Phat
33  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
41
Lords Of The Underground Here Come The Lords Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Here Come The Lords
36  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Pendulum
42
Paperboy Nine Yards Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nine Yards
38  Last
26  Peak
17  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Next Plateau | Next Plateau/FFRR
43
ConFunkShun The Best Of Con Funk Shun Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Con Funk Shun
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
44
Cameo The Best Of Cameo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Cameo
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
45
Arrested Development 3 Years 5 Months & 2 Days In The Life Of. . . Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3 Years 5 Months & 2 Days In The Life Of. . .
40  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Chrysalis
46
Soundtrack Posse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Posse
49  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
47
After 7 Takin' My Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Takin' My Time
42  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
48
Heavy D & The Boyz Blue Funk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blue Funk
43  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Uptown
49
Men At Large Men At Large Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Men At Large
48  Last
24  Peak
46  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | East West
50
Duice Dazzey Duks Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dazzey Duks
41  Last
26  Peak
19  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bellmark | TMR
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