Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Sales Data 1

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).

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1 Last Week: --

Vol. 3... Life And Times Of S. Carter

JAY-Z
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

...And Then There Was X

DMX
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
3 Last Week: 2

Still I Rise

2Pac + Outlawz
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 2
4 Last Week: 5

Dr. Dre -- 2001

Dr. Dre
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
5 Last Week: 3

Tha G-Code

Juvenile
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 3
7 Last Week: 6

Unleash The Dragon

Sisqo
Last Week 6
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 5
8 Last Week: 8

World Party

Goodie Mob
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 2
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
10 Last Week: 13

Tha Block Is Hot

Lil Wayne
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
11 Last Week: 10

The Writing's On The Wall

Destiny's Child
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
12 Last Week: 19

Next Friday

Soundtrack
Last Week 19
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 3
13 Last Week: 17

400 Degreez

Juvenile
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 61
14 Last Week: 14
Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
15 Last Week: 15

Nastradamus

Nas
Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
16 Last Week: 11

Back At One

Brian McKnight
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
17 Last Week: 20

Black Diamond

Angie Stone
Last Week 20
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 14
18 Last Week: 16

Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady

Eve
Last Week 16
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
20 Last Week: 12

Willennium

Will Smith
Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 7
21 Last Week: 18

The Best Man

Soundtrack
Last Week 18
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
22 Last Week: 22

Amplified

Q-Tip
Last Week 22
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 5
23 Last Week: 23

Get It On...Tonite

Montell Jordan
Last Week 23
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 8
24 Last Week: 26

Where I Wanna Be

Donell Jones
Last Week 26
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 12
25 Last Week: 28

Blackout!

Method Man & Redman
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
26 Last Week: 24

Chant Down Babylon

Bob Marley
Last Week 24
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 7
27 Last Week: 25

100% Ginuwine

Ginuwine
Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 42
28 Last Week: 7

Faith: A Holiday Album

Kenny G
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 7
29 Last Week: 45

The Source Presents Hip-Hop Hits -- Volume 3

Various Artists
Last Week 45
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 5
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 35

Life's Aquarium

Mint Condition
Last Week 35
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
31 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
32 Last Week: 43

The Slim Shady LP

Eminem
Last Week 43
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 45
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 30

Beastie Boys Anthology: The Sounds Of Science

Beastie Boys
Last Week 30
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 6
34 Last Week: 36

Tha Streetz Iz A Mutha

Kurupt
Last Week 36
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 7
35 Last Week: 34

Blaque

Blaque
Last Week 34
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 31
36 Last Week: 33

Forever

Puff Daddy
Last Week 33
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
37 Last Week: 39

Guerrilla Warfare

Hot Boys
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
38 Last Week: 27

Rave Un2 The Joy Fantastic

Prince
Last Week 27
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 8
39 Last Week: 42

Da Real World

Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Last Week 42
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 28
40 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 31
41 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 10
42 Last Week: 44

Immobilarity

Chef Raekwon
Last Week 44
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
43 Last Week: 41

Only God Can Judge Me

Master P
Last Week 41
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
44 Last Week: 32

My Love Is Your Love

Whitney Houston
Last Week 32
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 59
45 Last Week: 47

Chopper City In The Ghetto

B.G.
Last Week 47
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 37
46 Last Week: 50

Light It Up

Soundtrack
Last Week 50
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
47 Last Week: 49

Black On Both Sides

Mos Def
Last Week 49
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 12
48 Last Week: 48

Ideal

Ideal
Last Week 48
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 15
49 Last Week: 51

Charlie Hustle: BluePrint Of A Self-Made Millionaire

E-40
Last Week 51
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
50 Last Week: 46

Kaleidoscope

Kelis
Last Week 46
Peak Position 46
Wks on Chart 4