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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).

TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

The week of
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
Stillmatic
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
Gains in performance

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1
Nas Stillmatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stillmatic
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
2
Ludacris Word Of Mouf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Word Of Mouf
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
3
Ja Rule Pain Is Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain Is Love
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
4
OutKast Big Boi & Dre Present... OutKast Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Big Boi & Dre Present... OutKast
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
5
Michael Jackson Invincible Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Invincible
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
6
Mystikal Tarantula Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tarantula
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
7
Alicia Keys Songs In A Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs In A Minor
12  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
8
Busta Rhymes Genesis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genesis
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
9
Lil Bow Wow Doggy Bag Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doggy Bag
Lil Bow Wow
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | So So Def/Columbia
10
Usher 8701 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
8701
10  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
11
Mobb Deep Infamy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Infamy
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Loud/Columbia
12
Yolanda Adams Believe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Believe
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
13
Master P Game Face Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Game Face
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | New No Limit/Universal
14
Soundtrack How High Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
How High
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
15
KeKe Wyatt Soul Sista Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Sista
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
16
Nate Dogg Music & Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Music & Me
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
17
Various Artists Ryde Or Die Vol. III: In The "R" We Trust Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ryde Or Die Vol. III: In The "R" We Trust
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Ruff Ryders
18
Joe Better Days Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Better Days
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
19
Mary J. Blige No More Drama Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No More Drama
18  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
20
Faith Evans Faithfully Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Faithfully
25  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
21
JAY-Z MTV Unplugged Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
22
Warren G The Return Of The Regulator Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Return Of The Regulator
26  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal
23
Wu-Tang Clan Iron Flag Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Iron Flag
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Wu-Tang/Loud/Columbia
24
Mack 10 Bang Or Ball Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bang Or Ball
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal
25
Aaliyah Aaliyah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aaliyah
24  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
26
Angie Stone Mahogany Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mahogany Soul
27  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
27
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
33  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
28
Ice Cube Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
23  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Priority
29
Jill Scott Experience: Jill Scott 826+ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Experience: Jill Scott 826+
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Hidden Beach
30
DMX The Great Depression Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Great Depression
29  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/Def Jam
31
Timbaland & Magoo Indecent Proposal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Indecent Proposal
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
32
JAY-Z The Blueprint Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Blueprint
28  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
33
Soundtrack Ali Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ali
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
34
Fat Joe J.O.S.E. : Jealous Ones Still Envy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J.O.S.E. : Jealous Ones Still Envy
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Terror Squad/Atlantic
35
Craig David Born To Do It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Born To Do It
42  Last
12  Peak
26  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Wildstar/Atlantic
36
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley Eternal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eternal
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
39  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DreamWorks
37
Petey Pablo Diary Of A Sinner: 1st Entry Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diary Of A Sinner: 1st Entry
38  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
38
G. Dep Child Of The Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Child Of The Ghetto
44  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
39
Various Artists The Source Presents Hip Hop Hits -- Volume 5 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Source Presents Hip Hop Hits -- Volume 5
43  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | UTV/Def Jam
40
Maxwell Now Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now
37  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
41
Mr. Cheeks John P. Kelly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
John P. Kelly
51  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal
42
IMx IMx Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
IMx
74  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
74
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New Line | T.U.G.
43
UGK Dirty Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dirty Money
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
44
Dungeon Family Even In Darkness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Even In Darkness
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
45
Fabolous Ghetto Fabolous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Fabolous
46  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Desert Storm/Elektra
46
Jagged Edge Jagged Little Thrill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jagged Little Thrill
50  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | So So Def/Columbia
47
Po' White Trash And The Trailer Park Symphony Po' Like Dis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Po' Like Dis
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pocket Change
48
8Ball Almost Famous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Almost Famous
41  Last
Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | JCOR
49
Jermaine Dupri Instructions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Instructions
45  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | So So Def/Columbia
50
Lil Blacky Big Ballin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Big Ballin
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Triple X | Hit A Lick
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