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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Tha Block Is Hot
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2
E-40 Charlie Hustle: BluePrint Of A Self-Made Millionaire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Charlie Hustle: BluePrint Of A Self-Made Millionaire
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
3
Montell Jordan Get It On...Tonite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get It On...Tonite
Gains in performance
4
Soundtrack Light It Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Light It Up
Gains in performance
5
Mariah Carey Rainbow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Master P Only God Can Judge Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Only God Can Judge Me
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Soundtrack The Best Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Man
4
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Prince Rave Un2 The Joy Fantastic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rave Un2 The Joy Fantastic
Gains in performance
9
Method Man & Redman Blackout! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blackout!
Method Man & Redman
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Brian McKnight Back At One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back At One
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Juvenile 400 Degreez Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
400 Degreez
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Eve Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Donell Jones Where I Wanna Be Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Where I Wanna Be
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Chico DeBarge The Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
10
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Angie Stone Black Diamond Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Diamond
18
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
17
Mos Def Black On Both Sides Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black On Both Sides
14
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Pharoahe Monch Internal Affairs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Internal Affairs
15
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Destiny's Child The Writing's On The Wall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Writing's On The Wall
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Mobb Deep Murda Muzik Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Murda Muzik
16
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Snoop Dogg No Limit Top Dogg Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Limit Top Dogg
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
22
B.G. Chopper City In The Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chopper City In The Ghetto
19
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Hot Boys Guerrilla Warfare Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guerrilla Warfare
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Ideal Ideal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ideal
23
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Puff Daddy Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Forever
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
25
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Warren G I Want It All Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Want It All
13
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
28
The Roots The Roots Come Alive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Roots Come Alive
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Ol' Dirty Bastard N***a Please Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
N***a Please
26
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Sole Skin Deep Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Skin Deep
27
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Lil Troy Sittin' Fat Down South Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sittin' Fat Down South
28
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART
32
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
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Eric Benet A Day In The Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Day In The Life
30
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Various Artists J Prince Presents R.N.D.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J Prince Presents R.N.D.S.
24
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Whitney Houston My Love Is Your Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Love Is Your Love
36
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Ginuwine 100% Ginuwine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
100% Ginuwine
34
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Marc Nelson Chocolate Mood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chocolate Mood
Gains in performance
38
Silk Tonight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tonight
31
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Ja Rule Venni Vetti Vecci Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Venni Vetti Vecci
39
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Soundtrack Thicker Than Water Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thicker Than Water
29
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Dave Hollister Ghetto Hymns Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Hymns
35
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
42
IMx Introducing IMx Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Introducing IMx
42
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
43
Jennifer Lopez On The 6 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
45
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Various Artists Ruff Ryders: Ryde Or Die Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ruff Ryders: Ryde Or Die Vol. 1
40
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Case Personal Conversation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Personal Conversation
48
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
A Tribe Called Quest The Anthology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
38
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
47
U-God Golden Arms Redemption Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Golden Arms Redemption
43
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Terror Squad The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Album
44
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Project Pat Ghetty Green Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetty Green
54
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
50
112 Room 112 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Room 112
51
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Barry White Staying Power Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Staying Power
46
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Eminem The Slim Shady LP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Slim Shady LP
49
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Various Artists Violator The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Violator The Album
52
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Chilldrin Of Da Ghetto Chilldrin Of Da Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chilldrin Of Da Ghetto
32
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Macy Gray On How Life Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On How Life Is
55
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
56
K-Ci & JoJo It's Real Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Real
50
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
57
TLC Fanmail Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fanmail
63
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
64
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
59
Rahsaan Patterson Love In Stereo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love In Stereo
53
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Inspectah Deck Uncontrolled Substance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Uncontrolled Substance
41
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Dru Hill Enter The Dru Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Enter The Dru
60
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART
62
YoungBloodZ Against Da Grain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Against Da Grain
58
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Blaque Blaque Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blaque
72
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
64
Smokey Robinson Intimate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
56
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
65
DMX Flesh Of My Flesh Blood Of My Blood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flesh Of My Flesh Blood Of My Blood
68
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Noreaga Melvin Flynt -- Da Hustler Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Melvin Flynt -- Da Hustler
57
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
67
CeCe Winans Alabaster Box Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alabaster Box
67
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
68
DMX It's Dark And Hell Is Hot Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Dark And Hell Is Hot
75
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
86
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
70
Lost Boyz LB IV Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LB IV Life
62
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
71
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
37
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Yolanda Adams Mountain High...Valley Low Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mountain High...Valley Low
70
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Lauryn Hill The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill
66
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Chef Raekwon Immobilarity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Immobilarity
Gains in performance
75
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
90
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
76
Buckshot Buckshot The BDI Thug Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Buckshot The BDI Thug
71
LAST WEEK
63
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
77
2nd II None Classic 220 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Classic 220
82
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
78
98 Degrees 98 Degrees And Rising Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
98 Degrees And Rising
83
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
79
Mac World War III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World War III
61
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Kane & Abel Rise To Power Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rise To Power
47
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
81
Magic Thuggin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thuggin'
74
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Soundtrack Blue Streak -- The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blue Streak -- The Album
73
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
83
Silk-e Urban Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Urban Therapy
59
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
84
702 702 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
702
89
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
85
2Pac Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
85
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART
86
Kirk Franklin The Nu Nation Project Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Nu Nation Project
93
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
87
Crime Affiliates Crime Pays Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
-
LAST WEEK
60
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
78
LAST WEEK
78
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
89
Memphis Bleek Coming Of Age Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Of Age
79
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Deborah Cox One Wish Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Wish
88
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART
91
The Temptations Phoenix Rising Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Phoenix Rising
76
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Soundtrack Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
87
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Soundtrack The Wood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Wood
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
94
Too $hort Can't Stay Away Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Can't Stay Away
80
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
95
JAY-Z Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life
92
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART
96
Nas I Am... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am...
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
97
Spice 1 Immortalized Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Immortalized
77
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
98
The Sounds Of Blackness Reconciliation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
81
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Boney James Body Language Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Body Language
-
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
100
Lil' Keke It Was All A Dream Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Was All A Dream
65
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
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