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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
The Eminem Show
Imprint/Promotion Label
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope

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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
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Donell Jones Life Goes On Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Goes On
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Untouchables
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
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
4
Cam'ron Come Home With Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Come Home With Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
5
Musiq Juslisen (Just Listen) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juslisen (Just Listen)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
6
Ashanti Ashanti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ashanti
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
7
DJ Quik Under Tha Influence Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Tha Influence
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Euponic/Laneway/Bungalo
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
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Rawkus
9
Big Tymers Hood Rich Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Rich
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

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

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | The Gold Mind/Elektra
11
Soundtrack Bad Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Company
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
12
Various Artists Totally Hits 2002 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Totally Hits 2002
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:
Warner Strategic Marketing | Warner Music Group/BMG Canada
13
Lauryn Hill MTV Unplugged No. 2.0 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged No. 2.0
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
14
Naughty By Nature Iicons Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Iicons
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
15
RL RL:Ements Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
RL:Ements
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
Brandy Full Moon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Full Moon
10  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Various Artists Off The Hook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Hook
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Music/Universal/EMI/Zomba
18
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Someone To Love You
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
19
Nappy Roots Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz
16  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
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
Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | ColliPark/In The Paint
21
MeShell Ndegeocello Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick
22
Avant Ecstasy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ecstasy
14  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Magic Johnson
23
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
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
24
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis | Dirty Down
25
Mary J. Blige No More Drama (2002) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No More Drama (2002)
17  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
26
B2K B2K Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B2K
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic
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
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive/IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
28
Ludacris Word Of Mouf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Word Of Mouf
19  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
29
Afu-Ra Life Force Radio Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Force Radio
39  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | D&D/In The Paint
30
Ja Rule Pain Is Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain Is Love
28  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
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
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
32
Nas Stillmatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stillmatic
29  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
33
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
25  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
34
Sir Charles Jones Love Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Machine
30  Last
28  Peak
20  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mardi Gras
35
Kirk Franklin The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin
31  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Gospo Centric
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
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
84
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Street Level | D-Evil
37
Angie Stone Mahogany Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mahogany Soul
23  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
38
Glenn Lewis World Outside My Window Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World Outside My Window
36  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
39
Alicia Keys Songs In A Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs In A Minor
34  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
40
Will Downing {Sensual Journey} Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
{Sensual Journey}
27  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | GRP
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
Peak
18  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
42
N*E*R*D In Search Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In Search Of...
48  Last
31  Peak
13  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
43
Busta Rhymes Genesis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genesis
41  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
44
Big Moe Purple World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Purple World
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Wreckshop/Priority
45
Mystikal Tarantula Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tarantula
44  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
46
Usher 8701 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
8701
32  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
47
Remy Shand The Way I Feel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I Feel
37  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
48
Gravediggaz Nightmare In A-Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nightmare In A-Minor
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Empire Musicwerks
49
Ann Nesby Put It On Paper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Put It On Paper
40  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | It's Time Child/Universal
50
Aaliyah Aaliyah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aaliyah
49  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blackground
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