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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
63
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
My Everything
Imprint/Promotion Label
Blue Note
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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Anita Baker My Everything Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Everything
63  Last
Peak
Weeks
63
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
2
Jill Scott Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hidden Beach/Epic
3
R. Kelly Happy People/U Saved Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Happy People/U Saved Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
4
Young Buck Straight Outta Ca$hville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Ca$hville
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
5
LL Cool J The DEFinition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The DEFinition
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
6
Mase Welcome Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome Back
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy/Fo' Reel
7
Ray Charles Genius Loves Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genius Loves Company
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Hear
8
Anthony Hamilton Comin' From Where I'm From Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Comin' From Where I'm From
10  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
9
Lil Wayne Tha Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter
12  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
10
213 The Hard Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hard Way
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Doggystyle
11
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
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomats
12
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)
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Diaz Brothers
13
Shyne Godfather Buried Alive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Godfather Buried Alive
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Gangland/Def Jam
14
Usher Confessions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Confessions
13  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
15
Lloyd Banks The Hunger For More Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hunger For More
15  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
16
Akon Trouble Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trouble
14  Last
11  Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
17
Various Artists Now 16 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 16
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
18
Mobb Deep Amerikaz NightMare Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Amerikaz NightMare
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Infamous/Jive
19
Jadakiss Kiss Of Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kiss Of Death
20  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Ruff Ryders
20
Alicia Keys The Diary Of Alicia Keys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Diary Of Alicia Keys
18  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
21
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
19  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
22
Silkk The Shocker Based On A True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Based On A True Story
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | New No Limit
23
Terror Squad True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
True Story
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal
24
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe 268-192 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe 268-192
26  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
25
Crime Mob Crime Mob Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crime Mob
22  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
26
B.G. Life After Cash Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life After Cash Money
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Choppa City
27
Kanye West The College Dropout Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The College Dropout
24  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
28
Angie Stone Stone Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stone Love
34  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
29
Kierra '"KiKi" Sheard I Owe You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Owe You
Kierra '"KiKi" Sheard
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Gospel
30
Teedra Moses Complex Simplicity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Complex Simplicity
30  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
31
The Black Eyed Peas Elephunk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Elephunk
29  Last
23  Peak
64  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M
32
Teena Marie La Dona Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
La Dona
27  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money Classics
33
Beenie Man Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Shocking Vibes
34
Lloyd Southside Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Southside
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
35
Houston It's Already Written Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It's Already Written
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
36
Brandy Afrodisiac Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Afrodisiac
31  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
37
Boyz II Men Throwback Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Throwback
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | MSM
38
JoJo JoJo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
JoJo
41  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Da Family/Blackground
39
Kevin Lyttle Kevin Lyttle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kevin Lyttle
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
40
Baby Bash Menage A Trois Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Menage A Trois
38  Last
33  Peak
11  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VI | Dope House/Empire Musicwerks
41
Prince Musicology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Musicology
37  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG/Columbia
42
Boney James Pure Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pure
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
43
Juvenile Juve The Great Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Juve The Great
40  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
44
The Beatnuts Milk Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Milk Me
42  Last
42  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rykodisc | Penalty
45
8Ball & MJG Living Legends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Living Legends
46  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy
46
Beyonce Dangerously In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerously In Love
45  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
47
The Roots The Tipping Point Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Tipping Point
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
48
D12 D12 World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
D12 World
44  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady
49
Petey Pablo Still Writing In My Diary: 2nd Entry Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Writing In My Diary: 2nd Entry
47  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
50
Lil' Flip U Gotta Feel Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
U Gotta Feel Me
43  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sucka Free/Columbia
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