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

Above The Rim

Soundtrack
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 2
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 2

12 Play

R. Kelly
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
4 Last Week: 4

Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 38
5 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 6

Diary Of A Mad Band

Jodeci
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
7 Last Week: 9

The Funky Headhunter

M.C. Hammer
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 7

Things In Tha Hood

DFC
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 2
9 Last Week: 8

Hard To Earn

Gang Starr
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
10 Last Week: 11

Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)

Wu-Tang Clan
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 21
11 Last Week: 10

Lethal Injection

Ice Cube
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
12 Last Week: 13

Music Box

Mariah Carey
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
13 Last Week: 12

Very Necessary

Salt-N-Pepa
Last Week 12
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 25
14 Last Week: 14

Pronounced Jah-Nay

Zhane
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 8
15 Last Week: 16

Rhythm Country & Blues

Various Artists
Last Week 16
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 5
16 Last Week: 15

Angela Winbush

Angela Winbush
Last Week 15
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 3
17 Last Week: 17

For The Cool In You

Babyface
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 33
18 Last Week: 21

A Tribute To Curtis Mayfield

Various Artists
Last Week 21
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 19

Domino

Domino
Last Week 19
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 17
21 Last Week: 22

The Bodyguard

Whitney Houston
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 72
22 Last Week: 28
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 46
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 24

Hand On The Torch

US3
Last Week 24
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 18
24 Last Week: 27

Black Reign

Queen Latifah
Last Week 27
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 20
25 Last Week: 20

Gangsta Funk

5th Ward Boyz
Last Week 20
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 6
26 Last Week: 29

Hummin' Comin' At 'Cha

Xscape
Last Week 29
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 25
27 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 6
28 Last Week: 30

The Truth

Aaron Hall
Last Week 30
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 27
29 Last Week: 23

Somethin' To Blaze To

Top Authority
Last Week 23
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 10
31 Last Week: 32

Back At Your Ass For The Nine-4

The New 2 Live Crew
Last Week 32
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 8
32 Last Week: 53

Queen Of The Pack

Patra
Last Week 53
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 16
  • Biggest percentage gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 31

Get In Where You Fit In

Too $hort
Last Week 31
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
34 Last Week: 37

Shaq Diesel

Shaquille O'Neal
Last Week 37
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 23
35 Last Week: 38

Plantation Lullabies

MeShell Ndegeocello
Last Week 38
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 13
36 Last Week: 41

A Little More Magic

Teddy Pendergrass
Last Week 41
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 26
37 Last Week: 33

Breathless

Kenny G
Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 72
38 Last Week: 45

It's On (Dr. Dre 187um) Killa (EP)

Eazy-E
Last Week 45
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 25
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 36

Sugar Hill

Soundtrack
Last Week 36
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 7
New
40 Last Week: --

Here I Am

Glenn Jones
Last Week --
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
41 Last Week: 35

The Mail Man

E-40
Last Week 35
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 27
42 Last Week: 48

Sons Of Soul

Tony Toni Tone
Last Week 48
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 43
Last Week 43
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 15
45 Last Week: 34

From The Mint Factory

Mint Condition
Last Week 34
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 26
46 Last Week: 44

The Chronic

Dr. Dre
Last Week 44
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 68
47 Last Week: 40

All The Greatest Hits

Zapp & Roger
Last Week 40
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 23
48 Last Week: 42

Greatest Hits (1980-1994)

Aretha Franklin
Last Week 42
Peak Position 32
Wks on Chart 6
49 Last Week: 51

What's The 411? Remix Album

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 51
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 17