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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
Better Dayz
Imprint/Promotion Label
Interscope | Amaru/Death Row

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2Pac Better Dayz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Better Dayz
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Amaru/Death Row
2
Mariah Carey Charmbracelet Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Charmbracelet
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | MonarC/Island
3
Soundtrack 8 Mile Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
8 Mile
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady
4
JAY-Z The Blueprint 2: The Gift And The Curse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Blueprint 2: The Gift And The Curse
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
5
Dru Hill Dru World Order Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dru World Order
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
6
Ja Rule The Last Temptation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Last Temptation
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
7
Snoop Dogg Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Doggystyle/Priority
8
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Under Construction Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Construction
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | The Gold Mind/Elektra
9
Baby Birdman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birdman
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal
10
Jennifer Lopez This Is Me...Then Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Me...Then
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
11
Jaheim Still Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Ghetto
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
12
Soundtrack Paid In Full Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paid In Full
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
13
The Roots Phrenology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Phrenology
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
14
Busta Rhymes It Ain't Safe No More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Ain't Safe No More...
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
15
Eminem The Eminem Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Eminem Show
15  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
16
Toni Braxton More Than A Woman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Than A Woman
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
17
Justin Timberlake Justified Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Justified
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
18
TLC 3D Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3D
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
19
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Kings Of Crunk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kings Of Crunk
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
20
Nelly Nellyville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nellyville
19  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Fo' Reel/Universal
21
Talib Kweli Quality Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Quality
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Rawkus
22
K-Ci & JoJo Emotional Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Emotional
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
23
Sean Paul Dutty Rock Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dutty Rock
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
24
Syleena Johnson Chapter 2: The Voice Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chapter 2: The Voice
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
25
LL Cool J 10 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
10
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
26
WC Ghetto Heisman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Heisman
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
27
Erick Sermon React Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
React
27  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
28
Deborah Cox The Morning After Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Morning After
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
29
Royce da 5'9" Rock City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rock City
52  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
52
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Game/In The Paint
30
India.Arie Voyage To India Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Voyage To India
26  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
31
Soundtrack Brown Sugar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brown Sugar
31  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Fox
32
Gerald Levert The G Spot Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The G Spot
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
33
Soundtrack Friday After Next Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Friday After Next
33  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
33
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
34
Vivian Green Love Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Story
41  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
41
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
35
Lil' Flip Undaground Legend Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Undaground Legend
34  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
34
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sucka Free/Loud
36
Floetry Floetic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Floetic
35  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DreamWorks
37
Tank One Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Man
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Blackground/Universal
38
Kenny G Wishes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wishes
47  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
65
PREVIOUS WEEK
47
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
39
Kelly Rowland Simply Deep Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Simply Deep
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
40
Heather Headley This Is Who I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Who I Am
43  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
35
PREVIOUS WEEK
43
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
41
Ashanti Ashanti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ashanti
37  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
40
PREVIOUS WEEK
37
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
42
Field Mob From Tha Roota To Tha Toota Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From Tha Roota To Tha Toota
48  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
PREVIOUS WEEK
48
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
43
Trick Daddy Thug Holiday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Holiday
54  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
44
PREVIOUS WEEK
54
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
44
Amerie All I Have Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All I Have
49  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
39
PREVIOUS WEEK
49
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Rise/Columbia
45
Shaggy Lucky Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lucky Day
44  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
31
PREVIOUS WEEK
44
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Big Yard
46
B2K Santa Hooked Me Up (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Santa Hooked Me Up (EP)
57  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
52
PREVIOUS WEEK
57
LAST WEEK
46
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic
47
Clipse Lord Willin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lord Willin'
50  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
34
PREVIOUS WEEK
50
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Star Trak
48
Musiq Juslisen (Just Listen) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juslisen (Just Listen)
36  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
42
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
49
Various Artists Irv Gotti Presents The Remixes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Irv Gotti Presents The Remixes
45  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
45
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
50
Fat Joe Loyalty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Loyalty
40  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
40
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Terror Squad/Atlantic
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