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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WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Jermaine Dupri Presents -- Life In 1472 The Original Soundtrack
Play
2
Gerald Levert Love & Consequences Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love & Consequences
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Cam'ron Confessions Of Fire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Confessions Of Fire
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Noreaga N.O.R.E. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
N.O.R.E.
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Soundtrack Dr. Dolittle: The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dr. Dolittle: The Album
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
2
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7
Mary J. Blige The Tour Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
8
Mac Shell Shocked Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shell Shocked
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
9
Sunz Of Man The Last Shall Be First Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Last Shall Be First
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
2
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10
Maxwell Embrya Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Embrya
10
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2
PEAK POSITION
5
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11
DMX It's Dark And Hell Is Hot Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Dark And Hell Is Hot
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
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12
Monica The Boy Is Mine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Boy Is Mine
9
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Brandy Never S-A-Y Never Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Never S-A-Y Never
11
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
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14
Master P MP Da Last Don Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MP Da Last Don
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Kane & Abel Am I My Brothers Keeper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Am I My Brothers Keeper
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
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16
Brian McKnight Anytime Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Celly Cel G-Filez Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
G-Filez
Gains in performance
18
Mya Mya Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mya
19
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Big Punisher Capital Punishment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Capital Punishment
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
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20
Jon B Cool Relax Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cool Relax
18
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
46
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21
Def Squad El Nino Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
El Nino
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Xscape Traces Of My Lipstick Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Traces Of My Lipstick
26
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
23
Trin-i-tee 5:7 Trin-i-tee 5:7 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trin-i-tee 5:7
25
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Will Smith Big Willie Style Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Big Willie Style
22
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Sparkle Sparkle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sparkle
21
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
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26
Janet The Velvet Rope Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Velvet Rope
30
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Soundtrack Bulworth -- The Soundtrack Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bulworth -- The Soundtrack
23
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
16
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28
Silkk The Shocker Charge It 2 Da Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Charge It 2 Da Game
28
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
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29
Mo Thugs Family Family Scriptures Chapter II: Family Reunion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Family Scriptures Chapter II: Family Reunion
34
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
Nate Dogg G-Funk Classics Vol. 1 & 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
G-Funk Classics Vol. 1 & 2
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Tamia Tamia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tamia
27
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
32
K-Ci & JoJo Love Always Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Always
33
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Chico DeBarge Long Time No See Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Long Time No See
35
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART
34
MC Ren Ruthless For Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ruthless For Life
39
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
Public Announcement All Work, No Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Work, No Play
38
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Jagged Edge A Jagged Era Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Jagged Era
29
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Next Rated Next Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rated Next
31
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART
38
Myron Destiny Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Destiny
Gains in performance
39
The Artist & The New Power Generation Newpower Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Newpower Soul
The Artist & The New Power Generation
24
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
40
LSG Levert.Sweat.Gill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Levert.Sweat.Gill
37
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Soundtrack The Players Club Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Players Club
42
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Soundtrack HavPlenty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
HavPlenty
32
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
43
Fiend There's One In Every Family Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
There's One In Every Family
43
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Usher My Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Way
36
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART
45
8Ball Lost Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost
40
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Soundtrack Streets Is Watching Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Streets Is Watching
44
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Mase Harlem World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Harlem World
48
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
41
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48
Goodie Mob Still Standing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Standing
46
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Onyx Shut 'Em Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shut 'Em Down
41
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Devin The Dude The Dude Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
45
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Montell Jordan Let's Ride Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Ride
49
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
52
2Pac In His Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In His Own Words
54
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Mystikal Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
47
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
54
The Black Eyed Peas Behind The Front Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Behind The Front
55
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Master P Ghetto D Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto D
56
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART
56
C-Murder Life Or Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Or Death
58
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Various Artists Too Short Records: Nationwide -- Independence Day: The Compilation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Too Short Records: Nationwide -- Independence Day: The Compilation
50
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Queen Latifah Order In The Court Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Order In The Court
51
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Boyz II Men Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Evolution
71
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Soulja Slim Give It 2 'Em Raw Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Give It 2 'Em Raw
57
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
62
John Forte Poly Sci Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Poly Sci
53
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz Make It Reign Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Make It Reign
Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz
62
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Mary J. Blige Share My World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Share My World
67
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Mariah Carey Butterfly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Butterfly
59
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Phyllis Hyman Forever With You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Forever With You
Gains in performance
67
Aretha Franklin A Rose Is Still A Rose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Rose Is Still A Rose
70
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Joe All That I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All That I Am
72
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART
69
JAY-Z In My Lifetime, Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Lifetime, Vol. 1
68
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART
70
69 Boyz The Wait Is Over Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Wait Is Over
52
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Scarface My Homies Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Homies
61
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Destiny's Child Destiny's Child Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Destiny's Child
66
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Soundtrack I Got The Hook-Up! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Got The Hook-Up!
64
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
74
The 2 Live Crew The Real One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real One
90
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
75
The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life After Death
74
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART
76
George Benson Standing Together Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Standing Together
63
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
77
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
85
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
78
Snoop Dogg Da Game Is To Be Sold, Not To Be Told Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Game Is To Be Sold, Not To Be Told
Gains in performance
79
Do Or Die Headz Or Tailz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Headz Or Tailz
69
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
80
WC The Shadiest One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Shadiest One
73
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
81
Various Artists Pure Funk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
75
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Gang Starr Moment Of Truth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Moment Of Truth
89
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
83
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
80
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
86
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
86
James Grear & Company Don't Give Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
65
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Tru Tru 2 Da Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru 2 Da Game
81
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Puff Daddy & The Family No Way Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Way Out
Puff Daddy & The Family
82
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART
89
CeCe Winans Everlasting Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Everlasting Love
77
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Missjones The Other Woman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Other Woman
93
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
91
Link Sex Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sex Down
78
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Beenie Man Many Moods Of Moses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Many Moods Of Moses
96
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
93
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
94
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Three 6 Mafia Chpt. 2: World Domination Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chpt. 2: World Domination
88
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Makaveli The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory
95
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
92
WEEKS ON CHART
96
Various Artists Cellblock Compilation II Face/Off Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cellblock Compilation II Face/Off
76
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Karen Clark-Sheard Finally Karen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Finally Karen
92
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Various Artists Millennium Funk Party Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Millennium Funk Party
87
LAST WEEK
86
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Timbaland & Magoo Welcome To Our World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To Our World
100
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
100
N'Dea Davenport N'Dea Davenport Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
N'Dea Davenport
98
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
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