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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
The Eminem Show
Play
2
Donell Jones Life Goes On Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Goes On
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
3
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
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Cam'ron Come Home With Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Come Home With Me
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Musiq Juslisen (Just Listen) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juslisen (Just Listen)
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Ashanti Ashanti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ashanti
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
7
DJ Quik Under Tha Influence Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Tha Influence
Gains in performance
8
Cipha Sounds/Mr. Choc Rawkus Records Presents: Soundbombing III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rawkus Records Presents: Soundbombing III
Cipha Sounds/Mr. Choc
Gains in performance
9
Big Tymers Hood Rich Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Rich
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Tweet Southern Hummingbird Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southern Hummingbird
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Soundtrack Bad Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Company
Gains in performance
12
Various Artists Totally Hits 2002 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Totally Hits 2002
Gains in performance
13
Lauryn Hill MTV Unplugged No. 2.0 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged No. 2.0
9
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
7
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
15
RL RL:Ements Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
RL:Ements
15
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Brandy Full Moon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Full Moon
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Various Artists Off The Hook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Hook
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Someone To Love You
13
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Nappy Roots Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz
16
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
20
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
12
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
21
MeShell Ndegeocello Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape
Gains in performance
22
Avant Ecstasy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ecstasy
14
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
23
The Dayton Family Welcome To The Dope House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dope House
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
26
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Mary J. Blige No More Drama (2002) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No More Drama (2002)
17
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
26
B2K B2K Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B2K
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
27
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
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Ludacris Word Of Mouf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Word Of Mouf
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Afu-Ra Life Force Radio Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Force Radio
39
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
Ja Rule Pain Is Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain Is Love
28
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART
31
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
22
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Nas Stillmatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stillmatic
29
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
25
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Sir Charles Jones Love Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Machine
30
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Kirk Franklin The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin
31
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
36
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
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Angie Stone Mahogany Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mahogany Soul
23
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART
38
Glenn Lewis World Outside My Window Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World Outside My Window
36
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Alicia Keys Songs In A Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs In A Minor
34
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Will Downing {Sensual Journey} Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
{Sensual Journey}
27
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
41
Jennifer Lopez J To Tha L-O! The Remixes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J To Tha L-O! The Remixes
33
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
42
N*E*R*D In Search Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In Search Of...
48
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
43
Busta Rhymes Genesis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
41
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Big Moe Purple World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Purple World
35
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Mystikal Tarantula Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tarantula
44
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
46
Usher 8701 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
8701
32
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Remy Shand The Way I Feel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I Feel
37
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Gravediggaz Nightmare In A-Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nightmare In A-Minor
38
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Ann Nesby Put It On Paper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Put It On Paper
40
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Aaliyah Aaliyah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aaliyah
49
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Yolanda Adams Believe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
50
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
52
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
42
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
53
India.Arie Acoustic Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Acoustic Soul
47
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART
57
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
LAST WEEK
55
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
Natas Godlike Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Godlike
76
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
57
Luther Vandross Luther Vandross Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luther Vandross
51
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Michelle Williams Heart To Yours Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heart To Yours
46
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Frost Still Up In This S#*+! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Up In This S#*+!
52
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Woody Rock Soul Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Music
60
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
61
Various Artists Da Sak Is Fatt Volume #1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Sak Is Fatt Volume #1
66
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
62
Soundtrack Undercover Brother Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Undercover Brother
80
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
63
Joe Better Days Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Better Days
45
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Craig David Born To Do It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Born To Do It
58
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART
65
C-Murder Tru Dawgs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru Dawgs
43
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
66
50 Cent Guess Who's Back? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guess Who's Back?
54
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Nature Wild Gremlinz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wild Gremlinz
53
LAST WEEK
53
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Maxwell Now Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
56
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART
69
KeKe Wyatt Soul Sista Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Sista
68
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
70
Blackalicious Blazing Arrow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blazing Arrow
64
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
71
JAY-Z The Blueprint Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Blueprint
71
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
72
Lil Bow Wow Doggy Bag Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doggy Bag
Lil Bow Wow
62
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
73
918 Reincarnated Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reincarnated
72
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
74
Choobakka My Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Time
65
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Mobb Deep Infamy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
63
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Ali Heavy Starch Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heavy Starch
59
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
55
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Mike Phillips You Have Reached Mike Phillips Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
You Have Reached Mike Phillips
74
LAST WEEK
47
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
79
Power Houze Family Busine$$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Family Busine$$
89
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
80
Nelly Country Grammar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Country Grammar
81
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
102
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
Soundtrack Scooby-Doo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Scooby-Doo
Gains in performance
82
Infamous Mobb Special Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Special Edition
-
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
83
Pastor Troy Face Off Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Face Off
100
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
84
Sharissa No Half Steppin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Half Steppin'
73
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Res How I Do Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
How I Do
78
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
86
Donnie McClurkin Live In London And More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live In London And More...
70
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
92
WEEKS ON CHART
87
Michael Jackson Invincible Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
69
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Andre Ward Feelin' You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Feelin' You
77
LAST WEEK
71
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
89
Jill Scott Experience: Jill Scott 826+ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Experience: Jill Scott 826+
91
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
90
Mack 10 Bang Or Ball Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bang Or Ball
79
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
91
T.I. I'm Serious Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Serious
87
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Original P Introducing Hyped Up Westbound Soljaz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Introducing Hyped Up Westbound Soljaz
-
LAST WEEK
66
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
93
Jaguar Wright Denials Delusions And Decisions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Denials Delusions And Decisions
67
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Soundtrack State Property Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
State Property
85
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Deuce Komradz Still Ridin' Smokin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Ridin' Smokin'
88
LAST WEEK
88
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
96
IMx IMx Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
IMx
97
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Lil' J All About J Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All About J
-
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
98
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley Eternal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eternal
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
83
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Scratch The Embodiment Of Instrumentation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Embodiment Of Instrumentation
Gains in performance
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