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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
57
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Happy People/U Saved Me
Imprint/Promotion Label
Zomba | Jive
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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R. Kelly Happy People/U Saved Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Happy People/U Saved Me
57  Last
Peak
Weeks
57
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
2
Young Buck Straight Outta Ca$hville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Ca$hville
90  Last
Peak
Weeks
90
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
3
Mase Welcome Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome Back
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy/Fo' Reel
4
The Diplomats Present Jim Jones On My Way To Church Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On My Way To Church
The Diplomats Present Jim Jones
65  Last
Peak
Weeks
65
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomats
5
213 The Hard Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hard Way
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Doggystyle
6
Shyne Godfather Buried Alive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Godfather Buried Alive
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Gangland/Def Jam
7
Pitbull M.I.A.M.I. (Money Is A Major Issue) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
M.I.A.M.I. (Money Is A Major Issue)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Diaz Brothers
8
Boyz II Men Throwback Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Throwback
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | MSM
9
Anthony Hamilton Comin' From Where I'm From Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Comin' From Where I'm From
Last
Peak
49  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
10
Mobb Deep Amerikaz NightMare Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Amerikaz NightMare
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Infamous/Jive
11
Lil Wayne Tha Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
12
Lloyd Banks The Hunger For More Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hunger For More
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
13
Usher Confessions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Confessions
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
14
Lil Scrappy/Trillville The King Of Crunk & BME Recordings Present Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The King Of Crunk & BME Recordings Present
Lil Scrappy/Trillville
13  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
15
Various Artists Now 16 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 16
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
16
Akon Trouble Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trouble
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
17
Jadakiss Kiss Of Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kiss Of Death
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Ruff Ryders
18
Alicia Keys The Diary Of Alicia Keys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Diary Of Alicia Keys
14  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
19
Terror Squad True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
True Story
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal
20
B.G. Life After Cash Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life After Cash Money
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Choppa City
21
Lloyd Southside Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southside
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
22
Crime Mob Crime Mob Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crime Mob
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
23
Beenie Man Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Shocking Vibes
24
Kanye West The College Dropout Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The College Dropout
22  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
25
Teedra Moses Complex Simplicity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Complex Simplicity
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
26
The Isley Brothers Taken To The Next Phase (Reconstructions) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Taken To The Next Phase (Reconstructions)
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Legacy/Epic
27
Houston It's Already Written Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Already Written
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
28
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe 268-192 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe 268-192
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
29
Brandy Afrodisiac Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Afrodisiac
29  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
30
Teena Marie La Dona Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
La Dona
31  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money Classics
31
Kevin Lyttle Kevin Lyttle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kevin Lyttle
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
32
The Black Eyed Peas Elephunk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Elephunk
32  Last
23  Peak
62  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M
33
Lil' Flip U Gotta Feel Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
U Gotta Feel Me
26  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sucka Free/Columbia
34
Prince Musicology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Musicology
34  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG/Columbia
35
Juvenile Juve The Great Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juve The Great
23  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
36
Deitrick Haddon Crossroads Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crossroads
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Tyscot/Verity
37
Angie Stone Stone Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stone Love
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
38
D12 D12 World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
D12 World
25  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady
39
The Roots The Tipping Point Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Tipping Point
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
40
Boney James Pure Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pure
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
41
Baby Bash Menage A Trois Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Menage A Trois
38  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VI | Dope House/Empire Musicwerks
42
8Ball & MJG Living Legends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Living Legends
30  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy
43
E-40 The Best Of E-40: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of E-40: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Sick Wid It/Jive
44
Yukmouth Yukmouth Presents United Ghettos Of America Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Yukmouth Presents United Ghettos Of America Vol. 2
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | Smoke-A-Lot
45
Petey Pablo Still Writing In My Diary: 2nd Entry Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Writing In My Diary: 2nd Entry
33  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
46
JoJo JoJo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
JoJo
40  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Da Family/Blackground
47
Twista Kamikaze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kamikaze
41  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
48
Beyonce Dangerously In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerously In Love
42  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
49
Various Artists Forever, For Always, For Luther Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Forever, For Always, For Luther
37  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | GRP
50
Devin The Dude To Tha X-treme Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
To Tha X-treme
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince
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