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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
AttenCHUN!
Imprint/Promotion Label
Zomba | Break 'Em Off/LaFace
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Bone Crusher AttenCHUN! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
AttenCHUN!
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Break 'Em Off/LaFace
2
Kelly Price Priceless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Priceless
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
3
50 Cent Get Rich Or Die Tryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady/Aftermath
4
Lil' Mo Meet The Girl Next Door Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Meet The Girl Next Door
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
5
R. Kelly Chocolate Factory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chocolate Factory
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
6
50 Cent The New Breed Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The New Breed
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady/Aftermath
7
Floetry Floetic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Floetic
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DreamWorks
8
Sean Paul Dutty Rock Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dutty Rock
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
9
Lil' Kim La Bella Mafia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
La Bella Mafia
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Queen Bee/Atlantic
10
Ginuwine The Senior Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Senior
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
11
Jaheim Still Ghetto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Ghetto
13  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
12
Cam'Ron Presents The Diplomats Diplomatic Immunity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diplomatic Immunity
Cam'Ron Presents The Diplomats
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
13
Mobb Deep Free Agents: The Murda Mix Tape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free Agents: The Murda Mix Tape
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
97
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Landspeed
14
Fabolous Street Dreams Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Dreams
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Desert Storm/Elektra
15
Scarface Balls And My Word Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Balls And My Word
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot | J Prince
16
Busta Rhymes It Ain't Safe No More... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Ain't Safe No More...
11  Last
10  Peak
23  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
17
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Kings Of Crunk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kings Of Crunk
16  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
18
Heather Headley This Is Who I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Who I Am
15  Last
14  Peak
30  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
19
Les Nubians One Step Forward Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Step Forward
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Higher Octave | OmTown
20
Brian McKnight U Turn Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
U Turn
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
21
Snoop Dogg Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paid Tha Cost To Be Da Bo$$
18  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Doggystyle/Priority
22
Eminem The Eminem Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Eminem Show
21  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
23
Soundtrack Dysfunktional Family Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dysfunktional Family
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tha Row
24
JAY-Z Blueprint 2.1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blueprint 2.1
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
25
Tyrese I Wanna Go There Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Wanna Go There
28  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
26
Talib Kweli Quality Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Quality
20  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Rawkus
27
Hitman Sammy Sam Step Daddy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Step Daddy
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Rocky Road/ColliPark
28
Vivian Green Love Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Story
23  Last
14  Peak
25  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
29
B2K Pandemonium! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pandemonium!
22  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic
30
Freeway Philadelphia Freeway Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Philadelphia Freeway
27  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
31
Various Artists Now 12 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 12
25  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI/Universal/Sony Music/Zomba
32
Nelly Nellyville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nellyville
38  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Fo' Reel/Universal
33
Kem Kemistry Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kemistry
37  Last
29  Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
34
Justin Timberlake Justified Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Justified
31  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
35
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Under Construction Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Construction
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
35  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | The Gold Mind/Elektra
36
Nas God's Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
God's Son
26  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
37
Wayne Wonder No Holding Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Holding Back
39  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
38
B.G. Livin' Legend Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Livin' Legend
29  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Choppa City/In The Paint
39
Sticky Fingaz Decade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Decade
58  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
91
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Riviera | D3
40
Killer Mike Monster Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Monster
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Aquemini/Columbia
41
Kenny Lattimore & Chante Moore Things That Lovers Do Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Things That Lovers Do
30  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
42
Syleena Johnson Chapter 2: The Voice Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chapter 2: The Voice
41  Last
19  Peak
23  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
43
Amanda Perez Angel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Angel
43  Last
37  Peak
11  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Powerhowse
44
Soundtrack Cradle 2 The Grave Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cradle 2 The Grave
33  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Bloodline/Def Jam
45
Donnie McClurkin Donnie McClurkin... Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Donnie McClurkin... Again
42  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Verity
46
Hot Boys Let 'Em Burn Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let 'Em Burn
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal
47
Various Artists Rewind: The Hip-Hop DVD Magazine Issue 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rewind: The Hip-Hop DVD Magazine Issue 1
34  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shadyville
48
Field Mob From Tha Roota To Tha Toota Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From Tha Roota To Tha Toota
48  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
49
Kindred The Family Soul Surrender To Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Surrender To Love
56  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hidden Beach/Epic
50
2Pac Better Dayz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Better Dayz
51  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Amaru/Death Row
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