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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
I'm Bout It
Imprint/Promotion Label
Priority | No Limit
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Soundtrack I'm Bout It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Bout It
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | No Limit
2
KRS-One I Got Next Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Got Next
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
3
Mary J. Blige Share My World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Share My World
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
4
Boot Camp Clik For The People Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
For The People
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Duck Down
5
The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life After Death
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Bad Boy/Atlantic
6
Erykah Badu Baduizm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baduizm
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Kedar
7
Heavy D Waterbed Hev Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Waterbed Hev
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Uptown
8
Soundtrack Love Jones: The Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Jones: The Music
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Scarface The Untouchable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Untouchable
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe
10
Rome Rome Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rome
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Grand Jury
11
Soundtrack Booty Call Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Booty Call
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
12
Michael Jackson Blood On The Dance Floor: HIStory In The Mix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blood On The Dance Floor: HIStory In The Mix
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | MJJ
13
Soundtrack Sprung Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sprung
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
14
Tru Tru 2 Da Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru 2 Da Game
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | No Limit
15
BLACKstreet Another Level Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Another Level
11  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
16
Makaveli The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory
14  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
17
Steady Mobb'n Pre-Meditated Drama Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pre-Meditated Drama
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | No Limit
18
Big Mike Still Serious Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Serious
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe
19
112 112 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
112
13  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
20
Lil' Kim Hard Core Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard Core
16  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Undeas/Atlantic
21
Ginuwine Ginuwine... The Bachelor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ginuwine... The Bachelor
18  Last
14  Peak
33  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | 550 Music
22
God's Property From Kirk Franklin's Nu Nation God's Property Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
God's Property
God's Property From Kirk Franklin's Nu Nation
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | B-Rite
23
Soundtrack Space Jam Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Space Jam
21  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Warner Sunset/Atlantic
24
Kenny Lattimore Kenny Lattimore Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kenny Lattimore
19  Last
19  Peak
50  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Toni Braxton Secrets Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Secrets
20  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
26
Maxwell Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite
17  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
Zhane Saturday Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Saturday Night
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Illtown
28
Dru Hill Dru Hill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dru Hill
23  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
29
Aaliyah One In A Million Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One In A Million
25  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Blackground/Atlantic
30
The Sounds Of Blackness Time For Healing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Time For Healing
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Perspective
31
Foxy Brown Ill Na Na Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ill Na Na
27  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Violator/Def Jam
32
Peggy Scott-Adams Help Yourself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Help Yourself
51  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mardi Gras | Miss Butch
33
Allure Allure Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Allure
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Track Masters/Crave
34
The Brand New Heavies Shelter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shelter
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Ant | Delicious Vinyl
35
Tony Toni Tone House Of Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
House Of Music
32  Last
10  Peak
27  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
36
Mark Morrison Return Of The Mack Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Return Of The Mack
37  Last
30  Peak
11  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
37
Kirk Franklin And The Family Whatcha Lookin' 4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Whatcha Lookin' 4
Kirk Franklin And The Family
30  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gospo Centric
38
Eric Benet True To Myself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
True To Myself
38  Last
38  Peak
28  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
39
Teddy Pendergrass You And I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
You And I
33  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up | Surefire
40
2Pac All Eyez On Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Eyez On Me
35  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
41
Babyface The Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Day
34  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
42
Tela Piece Of Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Piece Of Mind
43  Last
17  Peak
29  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relativity | Suavehouse
43
Tracey Lee Many Facez Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Many Facez
31  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | ByStorm
44
Keith Sweat Keith Sweat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Keith Sweat
36  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
45
Westside Connection Bow Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bow Down
45  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Lench Mob
46
Soundtrack The Preacher's Wife Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Preacher's Wife
41  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
47
Montell Jordan More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More...
47  Last
14  Peak
38  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
48
Funkmaster Flex Funkmaster Flex The Mix Tape Volume II: 60 Minutes Of Funk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Funkmaster Flex The Mix Tape Volume II: 60 Minutes Of Funk
40  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Loud
49
Warren G Take A Look Over Your Shoulder (Reality) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take A Look Over Your Shoulder (Reality)
46  Last
Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | G-Funk/Def Jam
50
702 No Doubt Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Doubt
39  Last
24  Peak
33  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Biv 10
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