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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
93
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Nellyville
Imprint/Promotion Label
UMRG | Fo' Reel/Universal
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Nelly Nellyville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nellyville
93  Last
Peak
Weeks
93
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Fo' Reel/Universal
2
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
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
3
N.O.R.E. God's Favorite Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
God's Favorite
79  Last
Peak
Weeks
79
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
4
Truth Hurts Truthfully Speaking Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Truthfully Speaking
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Aftermath
5
Donell Jones Life Goes On Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Goes On
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Untouchables
6
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
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Bad Boy
7
Wyclef Jean Masquerade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Masquerade
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
8
Ashanti Ashanti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ashanti
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
9
Cam'ron Come Home With Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Come Home With Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
10
Big Tymers Hood Rich Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Rich
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal
11
Musiq Juslisen (Just Listen) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juslisen (Just Listen)
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
12
Various Artists Steve Harvey Compilation: Sign Of Things To Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Steve Harvey Compilation: Sign Of Things To Come
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
13
Will Smith Born To Reign Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Born To Reign
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Overbrook/Columbia
14
AZ AZiatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
AZiatic
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
15
Khia Featuring DSD Thug Misses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Misses
Khia Featuring DSD
13  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Artemis | Dirty Down
16
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
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Rawkus
17
Daz Dillinger This Is The Life I Lead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is The Life I Lead
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
D.P.G. | OCF/Free
18
Archie Eversole Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Phat Boy
19
Tweet Southern Hummingbird Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southern Hummingbird
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | The Gold Mind/Elektra
20
Raphael Saadiq Instant Vintage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Instant Vintage
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal
21
Michelle Williams Heart To Yours Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heart To Yours
24  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
22
Nappy Roots Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz
18  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
23
DJ Quik Under Tha Influence Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Tha Influence
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Euponic/Laneway/Bungalo
24
Soundtrack Bad Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Company
19  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
25
Cormega The True Meaning Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The True Meaning
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Landspeed | Legal Hustle
26
RL RL:Ements Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
RL:Ements
28  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
27
Naughty By Nature Iicons Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Iicons
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
28
Brandy Full Moon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Full Moon
23  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
29
Nature Wild Gremlinz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wild Gremlinz
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sequence | Casino
30
Ludacris Word Of Mouf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Word Of Mouf
31  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
31
Various Artists Totally Hits 2002 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Totally Hits 2002
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Strategic Marketing | Warner Music Group/BMG Canada
32
B Rich 80 Dimes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
80 Dimes
36  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
33
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
20  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | ColliPark/In The Paint
34
Avant Ecstasy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ecstasy
26  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Magic Johnson
35
Ja Rule Pain Is Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain Is Love
34  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
36
Ruff Endz Someone To Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Someone To Love You
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
B2K B2K Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B2K
33  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic
38
Lauryn Hill MTV Unplugged No. 2.0 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Unplugged No. 2.0
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
39
Mary J. Blige No More Drama (2002) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No More Drama (2002)
37  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
40
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
38  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
41
Jaheim [Ghetto Love] Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
[Ghetto Love]
42  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
42
The Dayton Family Welcome To The Dope House Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dope House
32  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | In The Paint
43
Anita Baker The Best Of Anita Baker Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Anita Baker
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Atlantic
44
Various Artists Off The Hook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Off The Hook
30  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Music/Universal/EMI/Zomba
45
Kirk Franklin The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rebirth Of Kirk Franklin
43  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Gospo Centric
46
Sir Charles Jones Love Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Machine
39  Last
28  Peak
23  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mardi Gras
47
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
41  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Street Level | D-Evil
48
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
40  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive/IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
49
Yolanda Adams Believe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Believe
50  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
50
Angie Stone Mahogany Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mahogany Soul
44  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
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