TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

How This Chart Works
Sales Data = TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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
Scorpion
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
Play
2
DJ Clue DJ Clue? The Professional 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DJ Clue? The Professional 2
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Project Pat Mista Don't Play Everythangs Workin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mista Don't Play Everythangs Workin
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Shaggy Hotshot Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hotshot
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Musiq Soulchild Aijuswanaseing (I Just Want To Sing) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aijuswanaseing (I Just Want To Sing)
7
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Jill Scott Who Is Jill Scott? Words And Sounds Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Who Is Jill Scott? Words And Sounds Vol. 1
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Koffee Brown Mars/Venus Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mars/Venus
Gains in performance
8
Silkk The Shocker My World, My Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My World, My Way
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
9
R. Kelly tp-2.com Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
tp-2.com
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Snoop Dogg Tha Last Meal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Last Meal
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Ja Rule Rule 3:36 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rule 3:36
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Ludacris Back For The First Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back For The First Time
10
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
13
QB Finest Nas & Ill Will Records Presents Queensbridge The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nas & Ill Will Records Presents Queensbridge The Album
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Sade Lovers Rock Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lovers Rock
14
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
OutKast Stankonia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stankonia
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Tamia A Nu Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Nu Day
15
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
13
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Nelly Country Grammar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Country Grammar
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Soundtrack Save The Last Dance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Save The Last Dance
18
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Erykah Badu Mama's Gun Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mama's Gun
16
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Mystikal Let's Get Ready Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get Ready
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Dirty The Pimp & Da Gangsta Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Pimp & Da Gangsta
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
23
JAY-Z The Dynasty Roc La Familia (2000 --     ) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Dynasty Roc La Familia (2000 -- )
23
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Iconz Street Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Money
12
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Lil Bow Wow Beware Of Dog Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beware Of Dog
Lil Bow Wow
22
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Donnie McClurkin Live In London And More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live In London And More...
27
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Mr. C The Slide Man Cha-Cha Slide Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cha-Cha Slide
25
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Jagged Edge J.E. Heartbreak Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J.E. Heartbreak
29
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Dave Hollister Chicago '85... The Movie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chicago '85... The Movie
26
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
28
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
31
3LW 3LW Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3LW
33
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Memphis Bleek The Understanding Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Understanding
34
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Xzibit Restless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Restless
32
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Fredro Starr Firestarr Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Firestarr
24
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Dream It Was All A Dream Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Was All A Dream
35
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP
31
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Shyne Shyne Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shyne
42
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Gladys Knight At Last Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
At Last
Gladys Knight
30
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Lil Wayne Lights Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lights Out
37
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Public Announcement Don't_Hold_Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't_Hold_Back
40
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Carl Thomas Emotional Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Emotional
44
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Charlie Wilson Bridging The Gap Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bridging The Gap
36
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
38
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
44
8Ball & MJG Space Age 4 Eva Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Space Age 4 Eva
45
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
45
Joe My Name Is Joe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Name Is Joe
47
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Master P Ghetto Postage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Postage
41
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Yolanda Adams Mountain High...Valley Low Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mountain High...Valley Low
51
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
77
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Keith Sweat Didn't See Me Coming Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Didn't See Me Coming
43
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Various Artists Grammy R&B/Rap Nominees 2001 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Grammy R&B/Rap Nominees 2001
39
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek Reflection Eternal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reflection Eternal
Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek
49
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
51
Dr. Dre Dr. Dre -- 2001 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dr. Dre -- 2001
52
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Mary Mary Thankful Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thankful
57
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Various Artists Twista Presents: New Testament 2K Street Scriptures Compilation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Twista Presents: New Testament 2K Street Scriptures Compilation
Gains in performance
54
Funkmaster Flex Funkmaster Flex: 60 Minutes Of Funk, Volume IV: The Mixtape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Funkmaster Flex: 60 Minutes Of Funk, Volume IV: The Mixtape
50
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Destiny's Child The Writing's On The Wall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Writing's On The Wall
55
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
85
WEEKS ON CHART
56
Smut Peddlers Porn Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Porn Again
48
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Avant My Thoughts Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Thoughts
56
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Pru Pru Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pru
54
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Lil' Zane Young World: The Future Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Young World: The Future
62
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Soundtrack Down To Earth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Down To Earth
46
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Richie Rich The Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Game
53
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
62
P!nk Can't Take Me Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Can't Take Me Home
60
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Chante Moore Exposed Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
61
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Mya Fear Of Flying Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fear Of Flying
71
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
65
Mac Mall Immaculate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Immaculate
88
LAST WEEK
65
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
66
Capone -N- Noreaga The Reunion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
65
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Scarface The Last Of A Dying Breed Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Last Of A Dying Breed
58
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
68
B.G. Checkmate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Checkmate
63
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
69
DMX ...And Then There Was X Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
...And Then There Was X
77
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
70
Toni Braxton The Heat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
68
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Big Moe City Of Syrup Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
City Of Syrup
83
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
72
Various Artists Lyricist Lounge Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyricist Lounge Vol. 2
59
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
67
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Prodigy H-N-I-C Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
H-N-I-C
73
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Field Mob 613: Ashy To Classy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
613: Ashy To Classy
70
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Various Artists The Source -- Hip-Hop Hits Vol. 4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Source -- Hip-Hop Hits Vol. 4
76
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
64
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Tela The World Ain't Enuff Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The World Ain't Enuff
81
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
79
Trina Da Baddest B***h Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Baddest B***h
79
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Macy Gray On How Life Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On How Life Is
75
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
82
WEEKS ON CHART
81
Various Artists Def Jam 1985-2001: The History Of Hip Hop, Volume 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Def Jam 1985-2001: The History Of Hip Hop, Volume 1
69
LAST WEEK
69
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Kelly Price Mirror Mirror Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mirror Mirror
78
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART
83
Wyclef Jean The Ecleftic: 2 Sides II A Book Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Ecleftic: 2 Sides II A Book
82
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Marvin Sease Women Would Rather Be Licked Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Women Would Rather Be Licked
72
LAST WEEK
51
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Soundtrack Love & Basketball Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love & Basketball
95
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
86
Cash Money Millionaires Baller Blockin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
74
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Natalie Wilson & The S.O.P. Chorale [Girl Director] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Girl Director]
Natalie Wilson & The S.O.P. Chorale
66
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Various Artists Tom Joyner Presents: The United We Funk All Stars Live Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tom Joyner Presents: The United We Funk All Stars Live
80
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
89
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
92
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
90
Fat Pat Wreckshop Records Presents: Fat Pats Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wreckshop Records Presents: Fat Pats Greatest Hits
91
LAST WEEK
76
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
91
Tyrone Davis Relaxin' With Tyrone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Relaxin' With Tyrone
97
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
92
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
93
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Monique Mosee Girl Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Girl Like Me
89
LAST WEEK
74
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
94
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Donell Jones Where I Wanna Be Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Where I Wanna Be
86
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART
87
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
98
Lil' Kim The Notorious KIM Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Notorious KIM
99
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Lil' Flip The Leprechann Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Leprechann
-
LAST WEEK
67
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
100
Rachelle Ferrell Individuality (Can I Be Me?) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Individuality (Can I Be Me?)
84
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...