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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Tha Block Is Hot
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
Play
2
Mariah Carey Rainbow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gains in performance
3
Master P Only God Can Judge Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Only God Can Judge Me
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Soundtrack The Best Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Man
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Method Man & Redman Blackout! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blackout!
Method Man & Redman
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Eve Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Brian McKnight Back At One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back At One
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
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8
Juvenile 400 Degreez Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
400 Degreez
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
53
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7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
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10
Chico DeBarge The Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
2
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11
Donell Jones Where I Wanna Be Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Where I Wanna Be
9
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
12
The Roots The Roots Come Alive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Roots Come Alive
Gains in performance
13
Warren G I Want It All Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Want It All
13
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Mos Def Black On Both Sides Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black On Both Sides
11
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Pharoahe Monch Internal Affairs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Internal Affairs
10
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Mobb Deep Murda Muzik Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Murda Muzik
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Destiny's Child The Writing's On The Wall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Writing's On The Wall
22
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Angie Stone Black Diamond Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Diamond
20
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
19
B.G. Chopper City In The Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chopper City In The Ghetto
18
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Hot Boys Guerrilla Warfare Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guerrilla Warfare
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Puff Daddy Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Forever
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Snoop Dogg No Limit Top Dogg Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Limit Top Dogg
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Ideal Ideal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ideal
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Various Artists J Prince Presents R.N.D.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J Prince Presents R.N.D.S.
16
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
15
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Ol' Dirty Bastard N***a Please Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
N***a Please
23
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Sole Skin Deep Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Skin Deep
47
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
28
Lil Troy Sittin' Fat Down South Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sittin' Fat Down South
27
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Soundtrack Thicker Than Water Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thicker Than Water
25
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Eric Benet A Day In The Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Day In The Life
43
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Silk Tonight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tonight
32
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Chilldrin Of Da Ghetto Chilldrin Of Da Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chilldrin Of Da Ghetto
39
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Da Real World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Real World
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
33
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Ginuwine 100% Ginuwine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
100% Ginuwine
30
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Dave Hollister Ghetto Hymns Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Hymns
71
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
36
Whitney Houston My Love Is Your Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Love Is Your Love
38
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Brent Jones & The T.P. Mobb Brent Jones And T.P. Mobb Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brent Jones And T.P. Mobb
57
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
A Tribe Called Quest The Anthology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
28
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Ja Rule Venni Vetti Vecci Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Venni Vetti Vecci
37
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Various Artists Ruff Ryders: Ryde Or Die Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ruff Ryders: Ryde Or Die Vol. 1
35
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Inspectah Deck Uncontrolled Substance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Uncontrolled Substance
26
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
42
IMx Introducing IMx Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Introducing IMx
31
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
43
U-God Golden Arms Redemption Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Golden Arms Redemption
24
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Terror Squad The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Album
48
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Jennifer Lopez On The 6 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
51
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Barry White Staying Power Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Staying Power
42
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Kane & Abel Rise To Power Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rise To Power
29
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Case Personal Conversation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Personal Conversation
53
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Eminem The Slim Shady LP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Slim Shady LP
49
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART
50
K-Ci & JoJo It's Real Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Real
50
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
51
112 Room 112 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Room 112
55
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Various Artists Violator The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Violator The Album
45
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Rahsaan Patterson Love In Stereo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love In Stereo
56
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Project Pat Ghetty Green Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetty Green
41
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Macy Gray On How Life Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On How Life Is
69
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
Smokey Robinson Intimate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
54
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Noreaga Melvin Flynt -- Da Hustler Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Melvin Flynt -- Da Hustler
36
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
58
YoungBloodZ Against Da Grain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Against Da Grain
40
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Silk-e Urban Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Urban Therapy
72
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
60
Dru Hill Enter The Dru Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Enter The Dru
61
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Mac World War III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World War III
34
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Lost Boyz LB IV Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LB IV Life
44
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
63
TLC Fanmail Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fanmail
62
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART
64
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Lil' Keke It Was All A Dream Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Was All A Dream
83
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
66
Lauryn Hill The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill
84
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
67
CeCe Winans Alabaster Box Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alabaster Box
65
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
68
DMX Flesh Of My Flesh Blood Of My Blood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flesh Of My Flesh Blood Of My Blood
75
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Amyth The World Is Ours Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The World Is Ours
46
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Yolanda Adams Mountain High...Valley Low Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mountain High...Valley Low
76
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Buckshot Buckshot The BDI Thug Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Buckshot The BDI Thug
63
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Blaque Blaque Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blaque
92
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
73
Soundtrack Blue Streak -- The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blue Streak -- The Album
59
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Magic Thuggin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thuggin'
68
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
75
DMX It's Dark And Hell Is Hot Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Dark And Hell Is Hot
85
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART
76
The Temptations Phoenix Rising Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Phoenix Rising
91
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
77
Spice 1 Immortalized Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Immortalized
52
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
79
Memphis Bleek Coming Of Age Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Of Age
78
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Too $hort Can't Stay Away Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Can't Stay Away
77
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
81
The Sounds Of Blackness Reconciliation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
58
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
82
2nd II None Classic 220 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Classic 220
73
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
83
98 Degrees 98 Degrees And Rising Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
98 Degrees And Rising
80
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Fiend Street Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Life
81
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
85
2Pac Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
99
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
-
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
87
Soundtrack Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
95
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Deborah Cox One Wish Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Wish
94
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART
89
702 702 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
702
79
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Iyanla Vanzant In The Meantime -- The Music That Tells The Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In The Meantime -- The Music That Tells The Story
70
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Nuffy For My Protection Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
For My Protection
67
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
92
JAY-Z Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life
97
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Kirk Franklin The Nu Nation Project Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Nu Nation Project
-
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
94
Various Artists Rimshop Presents... N.E.W.S. North East West South Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rimshop Presents... N.E.W.S. North East West South
-
LAST WEEK
57
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
95
Free Style Lee Lyrical Landscapes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyrical Landscapes
Gains in performance
96
Yungstar Throwed Yung Playa Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Throwed Yung Playa
66
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Pastor Troy We Ready  I Declare War Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Ready I Declare War
100
LAST WEEK
45
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Tru Da Crime Family Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Crime Family
82
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Faith Evans Keep The Faith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Keep The Faith
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
100
Prince The Vault... Old Friends 4 Sale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Vault... Old Friends 4 Sale
-
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
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