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TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

The week of
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Soundtrack Waiting To Exhale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Waiting To Exhale
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
2
R. Kelly R. Kelly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R. Kelly
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

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Jive
3
Kris Kross Young, Rich And Dangerous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Young, Rich And Dangerous
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruffhouse | Columbia
4
Soundtrack Don't Be A Menace To South Central... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't Be A Menace To South Central...
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | IDJMG
5
The D.O.C. Helter Skelter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Helter Skelter
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant | Warner Bros.
6
LL Cool J Mr. Smith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mr. Smith
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
7
Mariah Carey Daydream Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Daydream
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
8
Quincy Jones Q's Jook Joint Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Q's Jook Joint
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Qwest | Warner Bros.
9
Tha Dogg Pound Dogg Food Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dogg Food
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row/Interscope | Priority
10
Solo Solo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Solo
11  Last
10  Peak
20  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Perspective | A&M
11
D'Angelo Brown Sugar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brown Sugar
12  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
12
Monica Miss Thang Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Miss Thang
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rowdy | Arista
13
Goodie Mob Soul Food Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Food
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
14
Faith Evans Faith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Faith
13  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy | Arista
15
Xscape Off The Hook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Hook
14  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
So So Def | Columbia
16
Funkmaster Flex Funkmaster Flex: 60 Minutes Of Funk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Funkmaster Flex: 60 Minutes Of Funk
15  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
17
The Click Game Related Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Game Related
The Click
17  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sick Wid It | Jive
18
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony E. 1999 Eternal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
E. 1999 Eternal
19  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless | Relativity
19
8Ball & MJG On Top Of The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On Top Of The World
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suavehouse | Relativity
20
TLC CrazySexyCool Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
CrazySexyCool
16  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
21
Junior M.A.F.I.A. Conspiracy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Conspiracy
Junior M.A.F.I.A.
26  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Undeas/Big Beat | AG
22
Gerald Levert & Eddie Levert, Sr. Father And Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Father And Son
Gerald Levert & Eddie Levert, Sr.
22  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | EEG
23
Genius/GZA Liquid Swords Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Liquid Swords
Genius/GZA
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
24
Immature We Got It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Got It
Immature
20  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
25
Mystikal Mind Of Mystikal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mind Of Mystikal
24  Last
14  Peak
47  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Boy | Jive
26
Jodeci The Show, The After Party, The Hotel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Show, The After Party, The Hotel
29  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
27
Silk Silk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Silk
28  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
28
Coolio Gangsta's Paradise Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gangsta's Paradise
27  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
29
Groove Theory Groove Theory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Groove Theory
Groove Theory
33  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
Janet Jackson Design Of A Decade 1986/1996 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Design Of A Decade 1986/1996
25  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
31
Phyllis Hyman I Refuse To Be Lonely Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Refuse To Be Lonely
30  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Philadelphia International | Zoo
32
Spice 1 1990 Sick Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
1990 Sick
Spice 1
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
33
The Tony Rich Project Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Words
The Tony Rich Project
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
34
Cypress Hill Cypress Hill III (Temple Of Boom) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cypress Hill III (Temple Of Boom)
32  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruffhouse | Columbia
35
Jerald Daemyon Thinking About You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thinking About You
Jerald Daemyon
40  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
GRP
36
Erick Sermon Double Or Nothing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Double Or Nothing
34  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
37
Raekwon Guest Starring Tony Starks (Ghost Face Killer) Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...
Raekwon Guest Starring Tony Starks (Ghost Face Killer)
44  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
38
Brian McKnight I Remember You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Remember You
37  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
39
Top Authority Rated G Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rated G
Top Authority
42  Last
16  Peak
12  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trak | Solar
40
Terry Ellis Southern Gal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southern Gal
35  Last
27  Peak
11  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | EEG
41
Eazy-E Eternal E Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eternal E
38  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless | Priority
42
Various Artists Down South Hustlers Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Down South Hustlers
39  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
43
Will Downing Moods Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Moods
46  Last
23  Peak
12  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
44
Group Home Livin' Proof Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Livin' Proof
Group Home
47  Last
34  Peak
10  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Payday/London-Sire | IDJMG
45
Various Artists Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collction, Vol. 5 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collction, Vol. 5
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino
46
Boyz II Men The Remix Collection Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Remix Collection
36  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
47
Dangerous Crew Don't Try This At Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't Try This At Home
Dangerous Crew
56  Last
23  Peak
10  Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dangerous | Jive
48
The Pharcyde Labcabincalifornia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Labcabincalifornia
50  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Delicious Vinyl | Capitol
49
2Pac Me Against The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me Against The World
51  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Priority
50
The S.O.S. Band The Best Of S.O.S. Band Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of S.O.S. Band
The S.O.S. Band
41  Last
27  Peak
15  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tabu | Motown
51
Kirk Franklin And The Family Kirk Franklin And The Family Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kirk Franklin And The Family
Kirk Franklin And The Family
48  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
74
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospo Centric
52
Fat Joe Jealous One's Envy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jealous One's Envy
Fat Joe
45  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Violator | Relativity
53
Al Green Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
60  Last
34  Peak
26  Weeks
60
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hi/The Right Stuff | Capitol
54
Intro New Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Life
Intro
64  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
64
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
55
Soundtrack Dead Presidents Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dead Presidents
43  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UnderWorld | Capitol
56
Various Artists Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collection, Vol. 7 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collection, Vol. 7
Last
56  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
56
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino
57
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly Anthology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Anthology
Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly
Last
57  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
57
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Right Stuff | Capitol
58
Mary J. Blige My Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Life
67  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
67
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA/Geffen | UMe
59
Sade The Best Of Sade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Sade
54  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
76
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
60
Onyx All We Got Iz Us Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All We Got Iz Us
Onyx
49  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JMJ/Def Jam | IDJMG
61
Brandy Brandy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brandy
66  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
66
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
62
Game Related Soak Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soak Game
Game Related
75  Last
62  Peak
Weeks
75
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
62
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big K
63
5th Ward Boyz Rated G Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rated G
5th Ward Boyz
59  Last
35  Peak
11  Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe | Capitol
64
Michael Jackson HIStory: Past, Present And Future Book 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
HIStory: Past, Present And Future Book 1
55  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
66
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
65
William Becton And Friends Broken Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Broken
William Becton And Friends
70  Last
25  Peak
33  Weeks
70
LAST WEEK
81
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Web | Intersound
66
Soundtrack The Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Show
61  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
67
The Notorious B.I.G. Ready To Die Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ready To Die
68  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
68
LAST WEEK
75
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy | UMRG
68
Soundtrack Friday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Friday
69  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
69
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
69
Tru True Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
True
Tru
78  Last
25  Peak
27  Weeks
78
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
70
Various Artists One Million Strong Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Million Strong
52  Last
36  Peak
12  Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mergela | Solar
71
AZ Doe Or Die Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doe Or Die
57  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
72
Boyz II Men II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
II
58  Last
Peak
74  Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
73
Wu-Tang Clan Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)
Wu-Tang Clan
77  Last
Peak
105  Weeks
77
LAST WEEK
82
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
105
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
74
Frost Smile Now, Die Later Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Smile Now, Die Later
76  Last
36  Peak
14  Weeks
76
LAST WEEK
71
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless | Relativity
75
Various Artists Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collection, Vol. 6 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Smooth Grooves: A Sensual Collection, Vol. 6
Last
75  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
75
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino
76
C-BO Best Of C-BO Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Best Of C-BO
C-BO
53  Last
35  Peak
12  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWOL
77
Luniz Operation Stackola Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Operation Stackola
Luniz
62  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Noo Trybe
78
Kool G Rap 4,5,6 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
4,5,6
86  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
86
LAST WEEK
67
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cold Chillin'/Epic Street | Epic
79
Pure Soul Pure Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pure Soul
Pure Soul
80  Last
33  Peak
15  Weeks
80
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Step Sun | Interscope
80
Deborah Cox Deborah Cox Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Deborah Cox
91  Last
25  Peak
16  Weeks
91
LAST WEEK
87
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
81
KRS-One KRS-One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
KRS-One
71  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
71
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
82
3T Brotherhood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brotherhood
3T
65  Last
65  Peak
12  Weeks
65
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
65
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MJJ/550 Music | Epic
83
Bay Area Playaz Bay Area Playaz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bay Area Playaz
Bay Area Playaz
74  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
74
LAST WEEK
73
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Anonymous
84
Soundtrack Dangerous Minds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerous Minds
79  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
79
LAST WEEK
72
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA Soundtracks | MCA
85
Shaggy Boombastic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Boombastic
72  Last
11  Peak
29  Weeks
72
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
86
Various Artists MTV Party To Go Volume 8 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Party To Go Volume 8
85  Last
46  Peak
10  Weeks
85
LAST WEEK
85
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
87
The Temptations For Lovers Only Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
For Lovers Only
100  Last
43  Peak
15  Weeks
100
LAST WEEK
93
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
88
Kenny G Breathless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Breathless
82  Last
Peak
167  Weeks
82
LAST WEEK
83
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
167
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
89
Buju Banton 'Til Shiloh Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
'Til Shiloh
87  Last
27  Peak
27  Weeks
87
LAST WEEK
94
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loose Cannon/Island | UMe
90
Al Green Your Heart's In Good Hands Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Your Heart's In Good Hands
83  Last
57  Peak
12  Weeks
83
LAST WEEK
97
TWO WEEKS AGO
57
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
91
Kilo Get This Party Started Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get This Party Started
Kilo
99  Last
91  Peak
Weeks
99
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
91
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wrap | Ichiban
92
Shai Blackface Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blackface
63  Last
15  Peak
15  Weeks
63
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gasoline Alley | MCA
93
Various Artists ESPN Presents: Jock Jams Volume 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ESPN Presents: Jock Jams Volume 1
90  Last
33  Peak
25  Weeks
90
LAST WEEK
99
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
94
Jamal Last Chance, No Breaks Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Last Chance, No Breaks
73  Last
37  Peak
12  Weeks
73
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rowdy | Arista
95
Snoop Doggy Dogg Doggy Style Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doggy Style
96  Last
Peak
94  Weeks
96
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
94
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
96
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Creepin On Ah Come Up (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Creepin On Ah Come Up (EP)
89  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
89
LAST WEEK
79
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless
97
Das EFX Hold It Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hold It Down
97  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
97
LAST WEEK
91
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | EEG
98
After 7 Reflections Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reflections
After 7
84  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
84
LAST WEEK
78
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
99
Mobb Deep The Infamous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Infamous
92  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
92
LAST WEEK
84
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
100
Method Man Tical Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tical
81  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
81
LAST WEEK
100
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
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