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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
The Marshall Mathers LP
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2
Three 6 Mafia When The Smoke Clears Sixty 6, Sixty 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When The Smoke Clears Sixty 6, Sixty 1
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
3
Soundtrack Shaft Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Big Tymers I Got That Work Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Got That Work
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Joe My Name Is Joe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Name Is Joe
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Dr. Dre Dr. Dre -- 2001 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dr. Dre -- 2001
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
504 Boyz Goodfellas Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodfellas
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Avant My Thoughts Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Thoughts
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
9
Jagged Edge J.E. Heartbreak Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J.E. Heartbreak
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Lucy Pearl Lucy Pearl Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lucy Pearl
5
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Donell Jones Where I Wanna Be Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Where I Wanna Be
9
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Toni Braxton The Heat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Da Brat Unrestricted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unrestricted
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Sisqo Unleash The Dragon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unleash The Dragon
16
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Carl Thomas Emotional Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Emotional
14
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Whitney Houston Whitney: The Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Whitney: The Greatest Hits
15
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
17
JAY-Z Vol. 3... Life And Times Of S. Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Vol. 3... Life And Times Of S. Carter
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
18
DMX ...And Then There Was X Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
...And Then There Was X
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Soundtrack Big Momma's House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Big Momma's House
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Ideal Ideal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ideal
20
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Soundtrack Romeo Must Die -- The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Romeo Must Die -- The Album
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Cypress Hill Skull & Bones Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Skull & Bones
27
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Yolanda Adams Mountain High...Valley Low Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mountain High...Valley Low
25
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
The Temptations Ear-Resistible Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ear-Resistible
19
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
25
DJ Quik Balance & Options Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Balance & Options
21
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Sammie From The Bottom To The Top Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From The Bottom To The Top
23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Mary Mary Thankful Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thankful
26
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Trick Daddy Book Of Thugs: Chapter A.K., Verse 47 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Book Of Thugs: Chapter A.K., Verse 47
22
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Destiny's Child The Writing's On The Wall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Writing's On The Wall
36
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
Big Punisher Yeeeah Baby Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Yeeeah Baby
28
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Johnnie Taylor Gotta Get The Groove Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gotta Get The Groove Back
46
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
32
Macy Gray On How Life Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On How Life Is
33
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART
34
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART
29
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Common Like Water For Chocolate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Water For Chocolate
43
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
D'Angelo Voodoo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Voodoo
42
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
37
Ice Cube War & Peace Vol. 2 (The Peace Disc) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
War & Peace Vol. 2 (The Peace Disc)
45
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Mya Fear Of Flying Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fear Of Flying
31
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Dilated Peoples The Platform Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Platform
32
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Miracle Miracle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Miracle
30
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Boney James/Rick Braun Shake It Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shake It Up
Boney James/Rick Braun
37
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Eminem The Slim Shady LP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Slim Shady LP
48
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART
43
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony BTNHResurrection Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
BTNHResurrection
39
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Trina Da Baddest B***h Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Baddest B***h
40
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
45
P!nk Can't Take Me Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Can't Take Me Home
50
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Black Rob Life Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Story
47
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Rah Digga Dirty Harriet Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dirty Harriet
44
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Soundtrack Love & Basketball Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love & Basketball
41
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Snoop Dogg & Tha Eastsidaz Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Snoop Dogg Presents Tha Eastsidaz
Snoop Dogg & Tha Eastsidaz
49
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Sauce Money Middle Finger U. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Middle Finger U.
38
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Beanie Sigel The Truth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Truth
52
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
52
F.A.T.E. For All That's Endured Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
For All That's Endured
35
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Drama Causin' Drama Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Causin' Drama
51
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Spice 1 The Last Dance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Last Dance
68
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
55
Slum Village Fantastic Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantastic Vol. 2
Gains in performance
56
Methrone My Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Life
60
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
57
Trin-i-tee 5:7 Spiritual Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Spiritual Love
58
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Killah Priest View From Masada Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
View From Masada
53
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Ghostface Killah Supreme Clientele Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Supreme Clientele
54
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Drag-On Opposite Of H2O Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Opposite Of H2O
55
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Tony Touch The Piece Maker Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Piece Maker
56
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Juvenile Tha G-Code Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha G-Code
62
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
63
George Benson Absolute Benson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Absolute Benson
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
57
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Eric Benet A Day In The Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Day In The Life
61
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Ying Yang Twins Thug Walkin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Walkin'
65
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Juvenile 400 Degreez Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
400 Degreez
63
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
85
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Brian McKnight Back At One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back At One
71
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
66
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Various Artists Tribute To Roger Troutman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tribute To Roger Troutman
72
LAST WEEK
70
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
71
Kelis Kaleidoscope Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kaleidoscope
74
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
72
En Vogue Masterpiece Theatre Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Masterpiece Theatre
59
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Kurupt Tha Streetz Iz A Mutha Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Streetz Iz A Mutha
79
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Soundtrack Next Friday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Next Friday
88
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
Angie Stone Black Diamond Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Diamond
70
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
76
2Pac Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
84
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
77
Hot Boys Guerrilla Warfare Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guerrilla Warfare
82
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Nas Nastradamus Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nastradamus
80
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART
79
Young Kyoz The Ghetto Made Me Crazy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Ghetto Made Me Crazy
85
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
80
Cameo Sexy Sweet Thing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sexy Sweet Thing
64
LAST WEEK
64
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
81
Busta Rhymes Anarchy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gains in performance
82
The Phat Cat Players Make It Phat, Baby! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Make It Phat, Baby!
76
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
83
The Murderers Irv Gotti Presents... The Murderers Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Irv Gotti Presents... The Murderers
69
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
84
2Pac + Outlawz Still I Rise Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still I Rise
2Pac + Outlawz
83
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Dwayne Wiggins Eyes Never Lie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eyes Never Lie
81
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
86
The Lox We Are The Streets Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Are The Streets
77
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Jovishes Scriptures Of The King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Scriptures Of The King
Gains in performance
88
dead prez Let's Get Free Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get Free
73
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
89
Various Artists WWF: World Wrestling Federation -- Aggression Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
WWF: World Wrestling Federation -- Aggression
87
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Malone Hustler3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hustler3
Gains in performance
91
69 Boyz 2069 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
78
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Method Man & Redman Blackout! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blackout!
Method Man & Redman
89
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Various Artists Three 6 Mafia Presents Hypnotize Camp Posse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Three 6 Mafia Presents Hypnotize Camp Posse
67
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Eve Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let There Be... EVE--Ruff Ryders' First Lady
93
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Various Artists Ego Trip's The Big Playback: The Soundtrack To Ego Trip's Book Of Rap Lists Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ego Trip's The Big Playback: The Soundtrack To Ego Trip's Book Of Rap Lists
75
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
90
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Snoop Dogg No Limit Top Dogg Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Limit Top Dogg
92
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Montell Jordan Get It On...Tonite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get It On...Tonite
97
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Nuwine Ghetto Mission Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Mission
-
LAST WEEK
75
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
100
Various Artists Suga Free... Mausberg... The Konnectid Project Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suga Free... Mausberg... The Konnectid Project Vol. 1
91
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
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