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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
The Eminem Show
Imprint/Promotion Label
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Eminem The Eminem Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Eminem Show
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Various Artists P. Diddy & Bad Boy Records Present... We Invented The Remix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
P. Diddy & Bad Boy Records Present... We Invented The Remix
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
3
Cam'ron Come Home With Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Come Home With Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
4
Musiq Juslisen (Just Listen) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juslisen (Just Listen)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
5
Ashanti Ashanti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ashanti
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
6
Big Tymers Hood Rich Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Rich
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal
7
Naughty By Nature Iicons Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Iicons
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
8
Tweet Southern Hummingbird Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southern Hummingbird
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | The Gold Mind/Elektra
9
Lauryn Hill MTV Unplugged No. 2.0 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged No. 2.0
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
10
Brandy Full Moon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Full Moon
12  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
11
Various Artists Off The Hook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Hook
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Music/Universal/EMI/Zomba
12
Ying Yang Twins Alley: The Return Of The Ying Yang Twins Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alley: The Return Of The Ying Yang Twins
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | ColliPark/In The Paint
13
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Someone To Love You
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
14
Avant Ecstasy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ecstasy
17  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Magic Johnson
15
RL RL:Ements Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
RL:Ements
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
Nappy Roots Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz
15  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Mary J. Blige No More Drama (2002) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No More Drama (2002)
22  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
18
B2K B2K Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B2K
18  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic
19
Ludacris Word Of Mouf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Word Of Mouf
19  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
20
The Dayton Family Welcome To The Dope House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dope House
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
21
R. Kelly & Jay-Z The Best Of Both Worlds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Both Worlds
R. Kelly & Jay-Z
14  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive/IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
22
Cee-Lo Cee-Lo... Cee-Lo Green And His Perfect Imperfections Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cee-Lo... Cee-Lo Green And His Perfect Imperfections
Cee-Lo
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
23
Angie Stone Mahogany Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mahogany Soul
26  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
24
DJ Paul Triple 6 Mafia Presents DJ Paul -- Underground Vol. 16: For Da Summa Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Triple 6 Mafia Presents DJ Paul -- Underground Vol. 16: For Da Summa
84  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
84
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Street Level | D-Evil
25
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
24  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
26
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
30  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis | Dirty Down
27
Will Downing {Sensual Journey} Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
{Sensual Journey}
33  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | GRP
28
Ja Rule Pain Is Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain Is Love
23  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
29
Nas Stillmatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stillmatic
21  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
30
Sir Charles Jones Love Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Machine
28  Last
28  Peak
19  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mardi Gras
31
Kirk Franklin The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin
29  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Gospo Centric
32
Usher 8701 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
8701
37  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
33
Jennifer Lopez J To Tha L-O! The Remixes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J To Tha L-O! The Remixes
36  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
34
Alicia Keys Songs In A Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs In A Minor
40  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
35
Big Moe Purple World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Purple World
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Wreckshop/Priority
36
Glenn Lewis World Outside My Window Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World Outside My Window
34  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
Remy Shand The Way I Feel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I Feel
31  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
38
Gravediggaz Nightmare In A-Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nightmare In A-Minor
45  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Empire Musicwerks
39
Afu-Ra Life Force Radio Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Force Radio
42  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | D&D/In The Paint
40
Ann Nesby Put It On Paper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Put It On Paper
41  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | It's Time Child/Universal
41
Busta Rhymes Genesis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genesis
32  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
42
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
39  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Terror Squad/Atlantic
43
C-Murder Tru Dawgs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru Dawgs
35  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Riviera | D3
44
Mystikal Tarantula Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tarantula
38  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
45
Joe Better Days Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Better Days
44  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
46
Michelle Williams Heart To Yours Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heart To Yours
50  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
47
India.Arie Acoustic Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Acoustic Soul
52  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
48
N*E*R*D In Search Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In Search Of...
43  Last
31  Peak
12  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
49
Aaliyah Aaliyah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aaliyah
47  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
50
Yolanda Adams Believe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Believe
53  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
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