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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).

TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

The week of
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
4
WEEKS ON CHART
Songs In A Minor
Imprint/Promotion Label
RMG | J

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1
Alicia Keys Songs In A Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs In A Minor
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
2
Aaliyah Aaliyah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aaliyah
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
3
Foxy Brown Broken Silence Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Broken Silence
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
4
P. Diddy & The Bad Boy Family The Saga Continues... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Saga Continues...
P. Diddy & The Bad Boy Family
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
83
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
5
Kurupt Space Boogie: Smoke Oddessey Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Space Boogie: Smoke Oddessey
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis | Antra
6
D12 Devil's Night Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Devil's Night
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady
7
Jagged Edge Jagged Little Thrill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jagged Little Thrill
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | So So Def/Columbia
8
Beanie Sigel The Reason Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Reason
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
9
Lil' Romeo Lil' Romeo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lil' Romeo
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Soulja/Priority
10
Luther Vandross Luther Vandross Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luther Vandross
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
11
St. Lunatics Free City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free City
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Fo' Reel
12
Craig David Born To Do It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Born To Do It
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Wildstar/Atlantic
13
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
12  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
14
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Miss E ...So Addictive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Miss E ...So Addictive
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | The Gold Mind/Elektra
15
Lil' Mo Based On A True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Based On A True Story
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
16
Bad Azz Personal Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Personal Business
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority | Doggystyle
17
Soundtrack The Fast And The Furious Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fast And The Furious
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
18
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
17  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Hidden Beach
19
Destiny's Child Survivor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Survivor
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
20
Trick Daddy Thugs Are Us Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thugs Are Us
20  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
21
Silk Love Sessions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Sessions
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
22
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Put Yo Hood Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Put Yo Hood Up
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
23
112 Part III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Part III
19  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
24
Sisqo Return Of Dragon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Return Of Dragon
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Dragon/Def Soul
25
Janet All For You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All For You
22  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
26
Tank Force Of Nature Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Force Of Nature
23  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
27
India.Arie Acoustic Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Acoustic Soul
25  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
28
Redman Malpractice Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Malpractice
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
29
Soundtrack Baby Boy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baby Boy
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal
30
Ginuwine The Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Life
28  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
31
Soundtrack Dr. Dolittle 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dr. Dolittle 2
31  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
J
32
Tha Liks X.O. Experience Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
X.O. Experience
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Loud/Columbia
33
Eve Scorpion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Scorpion
26  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Ruff Ryders
34
Ray J This Ain't A Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Ain't A Game
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
35
Turk Young & Thuggin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Young & Thuggin'
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Cash Money
36
Musiq Soulchild Aijuswanaseing (I Just Want To Sing) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aijuswanaseing (I Just Want To Sing)
29  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
37
Soundtrack What's The Worst That Could Happen? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
What's The Worst That Could Happen?
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | NY.LA
38
Case Open Letter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Open Letter
30  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
39
Nelly Country Grammar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Country Grammar
42  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Fo' Reel/Universal
40
Bootleg Hated By Many Loved By Few Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hated By Many Loved By Few
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Overcore
41
2Pac Until The End Of Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Until The End Of Time
32  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Amaru/Death Row
42
R. Kelly tp-2.com Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
tp-2.com
40  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
43
Donnie McClurkin Live In London And More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live In London And More...
43  Last
22  Peak
46  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Verity
44
Tyrese 2000 Watts Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2000 Watts
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
45
Ja Rule Rule 3:36 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rule 3:36
35  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
46
Project Pat Mista Don't Play Everythangs Workin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mista Don't Play Everythangs Workin
41  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Loud
47
Ludacris Back For The First Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back For The First Time
36  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
48
AZ 9 Lives Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
9 Lives
45  Last
Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Motown
49
Pastor Troy Face Off Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Face Off
37  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | MADD Society/Universal
50
The Love Doctor Doctor Of Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doctor Of Love
47  Last
47  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mardi Gras
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