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TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Evolution
Imprint/Promotion Label
Motown
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Boyz II Men Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Evolution
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
2
Busta Rhymes When Disaster Strikes... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When Disaster Strikes...
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
68
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
3
Master P Ghetto D Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto D
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
4
EPMD Back In Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back In Business
83  Last
Peak
Weeks
83
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
5
Soundtrack Soul Food Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Food
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
6
Mariah Carey Butterfly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Butterfly
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Legacy
7
Puff Daddy & The Family No Way Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Way Out
Puff Daddy & The Family
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy/Atlantic | Rhino
8
Usher My Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Way
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Arista
9
Mack 10 Based On A True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Based On A True Story
Mack 10
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
10
Brian McKnight Anytime Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Anytime
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown | Universal
11
Mary J. Blige Share My World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Share My World
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
12
Joe All That I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All That I Am
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
13
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
10  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
B-Rite | Interscope
14
Erykah Badu Baduizm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baduizm
14  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar | Universal
15
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony The Art Of War Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Art Of War
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless | Relativity
16
Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars Wyclef Jean Presents The Carnival Featuring Refugee Allstars Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wyclef Jean Presents The Carnival Featuring Refugee Allstars
Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars
15  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruffhouse | Columbia
17
Soundtrack Money Talks -- The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Money Talks -- The Album
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
18
Soundtrack I'm Bout It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Bout It
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
19
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Supa Dupa Fly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Supa Dupa Fly
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
17  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Gold Mind/East West | EEG
20
Immature The Journey Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Journey
Immature
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
21
Mia X Unlady Like Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unlady Like
18  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
22
SWV Release Some Tension Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Some Tension
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
23
Dru Hill Dru Hill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dru Hill
28  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | IDJMG
24
Soundtrack Soul In The Hole Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul In The Hole
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
25
Rome Rome Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rome
Rome
23  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Grand Jury | RCA
26
The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life After Death
21  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy/Atlantic | Rhino
27
Mr. Serv-on Life Insurance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Insurance
Mr. Serv-on
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
28
K-Ci & JoJo Love Always Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Always
32  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
29
Organized Konfusion The Equinox Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Equinox
Organized Konfusion
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
30
Soundtrack Def Jam's How To Be A Player Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Def Jam's How To Be A Player
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | IDJMG
31
Master P Ice Cream Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ice Cream Man
34  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
32
Soundtrack Men In Black--The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Men In Black--The Album
30  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
33
Patti LaBelle Flame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flame
27  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
34
Tru Tru 2 Da Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru 2 Da Game
Tru
31  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
35
Somethin' For The People This Time It's Personal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Time It's Personal
Somethin' For The People
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
36
Lost Boyz Love, Peace & Nappiness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love, Peace & Nappiness
Lost Boyz
25  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal
37
Ginuwine Ginuwine... The Bachelor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ginuwine... The Bachelor
26  Last
14  Peak
51  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music | Epic
38
Wu-Tang Clan Wu-Tang Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wu-Tang Forever
Wu-Tang Clan
29  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
39
Various Artists Ultimate Hip Hop Party 1998 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ultimate Hip Hop Party 1998
39  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
40
Twista Adrenaline Rush Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Adrenaline Rush
35  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Creator's Way/Atlantic | AG
41
Hot Boys Get It How U Live!! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get It How U Live!!
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cash Money
42
Various Artists Southwest Riders Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southwest Riders
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sick Wid It | Jive
43
Vanessa Williams Next Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Next
41  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
44
Maxwell MTV Unplugged EP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged EP
38  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
45
Maxwell Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite
33  Last
Peak
78  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
46
Suga Free Street Gospel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Gospel
40  Last
40  Peak
14  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sheppard Lane/Unfadeable | IDJMG
47
Jon B Cool Relax Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cool Relax
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yab Yum/550 Music | Epic
48
M.C. Breed Flatline Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flatline
M.C. Breed
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wrap | Ichiban
49
Makaveli The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory
49  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
50
The O'Jays Love You To Tears Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love You To Tears
44  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Global Soul | Volcano
51
Soundtrack Love Jones: The Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Jones: The Music
45  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
52
Various Artists Suave House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suave House
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suavehouse | Relativity
53
Killarmy Silent Weapons For Quiet Wars Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Silent Weapons For Quiet Wars
47  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wu-Tang | Priority
54
Lil' Kim Hard Core Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard Core
48  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Undeas/Atlantic | AG
55
Various Artists So So Def Bass All-Stars Vol. II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
So So Def Bass All-Stars Vol. II
50  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
So So Def | Columbia
56
Various Artists The Lawhouse Experience Volume One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Lawhouse Experience Volume One
43  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Law/Street Life | All American
57
Kenny Lattimore Kenny Lattimore Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kenny Lattimore
46  Last
19  Peak
68  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
58
Heavy D Waterbed Hev Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Waterbed Hev
51  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Uptown | Universal
59
Soundtrack Hoodlum Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hoodlum
52  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | Interscope
60
Rahsaan Patterson Rahsaan Patterson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rahsaan Patterson
66  Last
48  Peak
35  Weeks
66
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
61
O.C. Jewelz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jewelz
O.C.
53  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Payday/FFRR | IDJMG
62
Changing Faces All Day, All Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Day, All Night
Changing Faces
60  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
60
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big Beat/Atlantic | AG
63
Earth, Wind & Fire In The Name Of Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In The Name Of Love
57  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pyramid | Rhino
64
2Pac All Eyez On Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Eyez On Me
58  Last
Peak
86  Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row
65
Lisa Stansfield Lisa Stansfield Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lisa Stansfield
56  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
66
En Vogue EV3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
EV3
68  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
68
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
East West | EEG
67
Steve Harvey Live...Somewhere Down South Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live...Somewhere Down South
Last
67  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
67
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
T-Neck | IDJMG
68
Tha Alkaholiks Likwidation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Likwidation
Tha Alkaholiks
55  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loud | RCA
69
Boney James Sweet Thing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sweet Thing
76  Last
49  Peak
10  Weeks
76
LAST WEEK
73
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
70
Brownstone Still Climbing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Climbing
61  Last
16  Peak
14  Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MJJ/Work | Epic
71
BLACKstreet Another Level Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Another Level
73  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
73
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
72
Scarface The Untouchable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Untouchable
71  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
71
LAST WEEK
60
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe | Capitol
73
Soundtrack Space Jam Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Space Jam
70  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
70
LAST WEEK
77
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Sunset/Atlantic | AG
74
Aaliyah One In A Million Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One In A Million
77  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
77
LAST WEEK
67
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
75
Capone -N- Noreaga The War Report Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The War Report
62  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Penalty | Tommy Boy
76
Various Artists Marvellus & Marcellus Present Heat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Marvellus & Marcellus Present Heat
59  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
59
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boss | Swerve
77
Jonathan Butler Do You Love Me? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Do You Love Me?
75  Last
57  Peak
Weeks
75
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
57
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
N-Coded | N2K Encoded
78
Silkk The Shocker The Shocker Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Shocker
87  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
87
LAST WEEK
82
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
No Limit | Priority
79
Peggy Scott-Adams Help Yourself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Help Yourself
Peggy Scott-Adams
64  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
64
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Miss Butch | Mardi Gras
80
Toni Braxton Secrets Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Secrets
72  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
72
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LaFace | Zomba
81
Soundtrack Steel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Steel
42  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Qwest | Warner Bros.
82
Allure Allure Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Allure
69  Last
23  Peak
21  Weeks
69
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Track Masters/Crave | Epic
83
Ghetto Twiinz In That Water Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In That Water
Ghetto Twiinz
74  Last
36  Peak
13  Weeks
74
LAST WEEK
71
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe | Capitol
84
CRU Da Dirty 30 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Dirty 30
CRU
65  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
65
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Violator/Def Jam | IDJMG
85
Various Artists Old School Mixx Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Old School Mixx
54  Last
54  Peak
Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
54
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thump
86
Coolio My Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Soul
67  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
67
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy
87
Ant Banks Big Thangs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Big Thangs
Ant Banks
63  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
63
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
88
Foxy Brown Ill Na Na Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ill Na Na
85  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
85
LAST WEEK
81
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Violator/Def Jam | IDJMG
89
Chris Rock Roll With The New Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Roll With The New
98  Last
41  Peak
13  Weeks
98
LAST WEEK
92
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DreamWorks | Geffen
90
Soundtrack Booty Call Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Booty Call
84  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
84
LAST WEEK
74
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
91
112 112 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
112
86  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
86
LAST WEEK
76
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Boy | Arista
92
Kilo Ali Organized Bass Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Organized Bass
Kilo Ali
88  Last
44  Peak
Weeks
88
LAST WEEK
84
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Organized Noize | Interscope
93
KRS-One I Got Next Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Got Next
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
85
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
94
NoI.D. Accept Your Own Be Yourself (The Black Album) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Accept Your Own Be Yourself (The Black Album)
NoI.D.
Last
94  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
94
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Relativity
95
Royal Flush Ghetto Millionaire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Millionaire
Royal Flush
79  Last
48  Peak
Weeks
79
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blunt | TVT
96
The Lady Of Rage Necessary Roughness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Necessary Roughness
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Death Row | Interscope
97
Teddy Pendergrass You And I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
You And I
90  Last
24  Peak
23  Weeks
90
LAST WEEK
91
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Surefire | Wind-up
98
Rampage Scouts Honor...By Way Of Blood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Scouts Honor...By Way Of Blood
78  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
78
LAST WEEK
72
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Violator/Elektra | EEG
99
Lunasicc Mr. Lunasicc Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mr. Lunasicc
Lunasicc
92  Last
92  Peak
Weeks
92
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
92
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
On The Run | AWOL
100
4.0 4.0 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
4.0
4.0
Last
100  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
100
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Savvy/Perspective | A&M
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