TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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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).

The week of
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Gang Related -- The Soundtrack
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Soundtrack Soul Food Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Food
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
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Janet The Velvet Rope Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Velvet Rope
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LL Cool J Phenomenon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Phenomenon
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
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Master P Ghetto D Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto D
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Busta Rhymes When Disaster Strikes... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When Disaster Strikes...
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Gravediggaz The Pick, The Sickle And The Shovel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Pick, The Sickle And The Shovel
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Boyz II Men Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Evolution
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4
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9
Usher My Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Way
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5
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10
Puff Daddy & The Family No Way Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Way Out
Puff Daddy & The Family
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11
EPMD Back In Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back In Business
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12
Mariah Carey Butterfly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Butterfly
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5
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13
Mary J. Blige Share My World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Share My World
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14
Joe All That I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All That I Am
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PEAK POSITION
12
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15
Mack 10 Based On A True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Based On A True Story
12
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PEAK POSITION
5
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16
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
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Brian McKnight Anytime Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
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Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Supa Dupa Fly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Supa Dupa Fly
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
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PEAK POSITION
15
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Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
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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
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Soundtrack Money Talks -- The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Money Talks -- The Album
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PEAK POSITION
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Gains in performance
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Erykah Badu Baduizm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
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22
Luther Vandross One Night With You -- The Best Of Love Volume 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Night With You -- The Best Of Love Volume 2
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
3
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Soundtrack I'm Bout It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Bout It
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PEAK POSITION
22
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24
Common One Day It'll All Make Sense Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Day It'll All Make Sense
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3
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25
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony The Art Of War Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Art Of War
21
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PEAK POSITION
12
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13
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
3
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27
K-Ci & JoJo Love Always Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Always
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9
PEAK POSITION
18
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Gains in performance
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Dru Hill Dru Hill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dru Hill
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PEAK POSITION
17
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The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life After Death
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
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31
Rick James Urban Rapsody Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Urban Rapsody
Gains in performance
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Jon B Cool Relax Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cool Relax
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5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
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Next Rated Next Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rated Next
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3
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SWV Release Some Tension Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Some Tension
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PEAK POSITION
10
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Master P Ice Cream Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ice Cream Man
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PEAK POSITION
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36
RBL Posse An Eye For An Eye Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
An Eye For An Eye
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
3
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37
Hot Boys Get It How U Live!! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get It How U Live!!
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LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
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Somethin' For The People This Time It's Personal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Time It's Personal
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PEAK POSITION
4
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39
Mr. Serv-on Life Insurance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Insurance
38
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
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40
Rome Rome Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rome
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
27
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41
Wu-Tang Clan Wu-Tang Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wu-Tang Forever
39
LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
20
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42
Lost Boyz Love, Peace & Nappiness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love, Peace & Nappiness
34
LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
18
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43
Tru Tru 2 Da Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru 2 Da Game
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PEAK POSITION
35
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Soundtrack Men In Black--The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Men In Black--The Album
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
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45
Mia X Unlady Like Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unlady Like
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PEAK POSITION
18
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46
Yvette Michele My Dream Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gains in performance
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Ginuwine Ginuwine... The Bachelor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ginuwine... The Bachelor
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LAST WEEK
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PEAK POSITION
54
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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
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17
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Gains in performance
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Twista Adrenaline Rush Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Adrenaline Rush
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PEAK POSITION
17
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Maxwell Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite
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PEAK POSITION
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TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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