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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
5
WEEKS ON CHART
The Eminem Show
Play
2
Wyclef Jean Masquerade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Masquerade
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
3
Donell Jones Life Goes On Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Goes On
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
4
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
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Ashanti Ashanti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ashanti
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Cam'ron Come Home With Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Come Home With Me
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Musiq Juslisen (Just Listen) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juslisen (Just Listen)
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Big Tymers Hood Rich Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Rich
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
9
AZ AZiatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
AZiatic
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Raphael Saadiq Instant Vintage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Instant Vintage
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
11
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
10
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Tweet Southern Hummingbird Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southern Hummingbird
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
17
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
DJ Quik Under Tha Influence Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Tha Influence
11
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Daz Dillinger This Is The Life I Lead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is The Life I Lead
16
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Archie Eversole Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style
Gains in performance
17
Various Artists Totally Hits 2002 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Totally Hits 2002
14
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Nappy Roots Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz
18
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Soundtrack Bad Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Company
13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
3
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
25
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Nature Wild Gremlinz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wild Gremlinz
55
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
15
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Brandy Full Moon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Full Moon
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Michelle Williams Heart To Yours Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heart To Yours
40
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
25
Lauryn Hill MTV Unplugged No. 2.0 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged No. 2.0
20
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Avant Ecstasy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ecstasy
24
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Someone To Love You
19
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
28
RL RL:Ements Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
RL:Ements
22
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Anita Baker The Best Of Anita Baker Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Anita Baker
Gains in performance
30
Various Artists Off The Hook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Hook
23
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Ludacris Word Of Mouf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Word Of Mouf
27
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART
32
The Dayton Family Welcome To The Dope House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dope House
31
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
33
B2K B2K Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B2K
26
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Ja Rule Pain Is Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain Is Love
34
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
Nas Stillmatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stillmatic
42
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
B Rich 80 Dimes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
80 Dimes
Gains in performance
37
Mary J. Blige No More Drama (2002) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No More Drama (2002)
37
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
38
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
33
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Sir Charles Jones Love Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Machine
29
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
40
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
35
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
41
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
28
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
39
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART
43
Kirk Franklin The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin
32
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Angie Stone Mahogany Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mahogany Soul
38
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Will Downing {Sensual Journey} Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
{Sensual Journey}
49
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
Usher 8701 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
8701
46
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART
47
Afu-Ra Life Force Radio Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Force Radio
36
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Jennifer Lopez J To Tha L-O! The Remixes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
J To Tha L-O! The Remixes
50
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
49
Soundtrack Scooby-Doo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Scooby-Doo
58
LAST WEEK
49
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
50
Yolanda Adams Believe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
54
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
51
MeShell Ndegeocello Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape
30
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
52
N*E*R*D In Search Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In Search Of...
45
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Remy Shand The Way I Feel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I Feel
47
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Alicia Keys Songs In A Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs In A Minor
41
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Luther Vandross Luther Vandross Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luther Vandross
57
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
India.Arie Acoustic Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Acoustic Soul
56
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Craig David Born To Do It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Born To Do It
66
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
58
Mystikal Tarantula Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tarantula
53
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Glenn Lewis World Outside My Window Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
World Outside My Window
51
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Aaliyah Aaliyah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Aaliyah
59
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Gravediggaz Nightmare In A-Minor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nightmare In A-Minor
61
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
48
LAST WEEK
48
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
63
Lathun Fortunate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fortunate
44
LAST WEEK
44
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Camp Lo Let's Do It Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Do It Again
Gains in performance
65
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
65
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
66
Busta Rhymes Genesis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
60
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART
67
Paul Wall & Chamillionaire Get Ya Mind Correct Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Ya Mind Correct
Paul Wall & Chamillionaire
Gains in performance
68
Ann Nesby Put It On Paper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Put It On Paper
52
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Atmosphere God Loves Ugly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
God Loves Ugly
43
LAST WEEK
43
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Lil Bow Wow Doggy Bag Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doggy Bag
Lil Bow Wow
75
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
71
Maxwell Now Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
68
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Joe Better Days Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Better Days
64
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
69
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Frost Still Up In This S#*+! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Up In This S#*+!
67
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
75
Big Moe Purple World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Purple World
63
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
76
50 Cent Guess Who's Back? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guess Who's Back?
84
LAST WEEK
54
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
77
Various Artists Da Sak Is Fatt Volume #1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Sak Is Fatt Volume #1
88
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
78
Marvin Sapp I Believe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Believe
62
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
79
N.O.R.E. God's Favorite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
God's Favorite
Gains in performance
80
Nelly Country Grammar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Country Grammar
89
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
104
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
Michael Jackson Invincible Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
80
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART
82
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
70
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
83
Joe Sample The Pecan Tree Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Pecan Tree
73
LAST WEEK
73
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Spice 1 Spiceberg Slim Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Spiceberg Slim
79
LAST WEEK
79
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Choobakka My Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Time
83
LAST WEEK
41
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
86
JAY-Z The Blueprint Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Blueprint
76
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART
87
C-Murder Tru Dawgs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru Dawgs
78
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
88
Mobb Deep Infamy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
93
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
89
Pastor Troy Face Off Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Face Off
85
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Ali Heavy Starch Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heavy Starch
74
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Natas Godlike Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Godlike
72
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
92
T.I. I'm Serious Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Serious
94
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
93
Nelly Nellyville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nellyville
Gains in performance
94
KeKe Wyatt Soul Sista Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul Sista
97
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
95
Streetwize Streetwize: Smooth Urban Jazz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Streetwize: Smooth Urban Jazz
95
LAST WEEK
93
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
100
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART
97
Soundtrack Undercover Brother Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Undercover Brother
71
LAST WEEK
62
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Various Artists Hidden Beach Recordings Presents: Unwrapped Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hidden Beach Recordings Presents: Unwrapped Vol. 1
-
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
99
Power Houze Family Busine$$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Family Busine$$
96
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
100
Donnie McClurkin Live In London And More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live In London And More...
92
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
94
WEEKS ON CHART
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