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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
2
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
Gains in performance

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1
Trick Daddy Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
2
R. Kelly & Jay-Z Unfinished Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unfinished Business
R. Kelly & Jay-Z
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba/IDJMG | Jive/Def Jam
3
Usher Confessions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Confessions
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
4
Various Artists Now 17 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 17
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI/Universal/Sony Music/Zomba
5
Nelly Suit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suit
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel
6
Ying Yang Twins My Brother & Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Brother & Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
7
Ray Charles Ray (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ray (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | WMG Soundtracks/Atlantic
8
Ciara Goodies Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodies
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Sho'Nuff/Music Line/LaFace
9
Young Buck Straight Outta Ca$hville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Ca$hville
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
10
Mos Def The New Danger Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The New Danger
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rawkus/Geffen
11
Anthony Hamilton Comin' From Where I'm From Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Comin' From Where I'm From
11  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
12
Guerilla Black Guerilla City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guerilla City
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Czar
13
Lil Wayne Tha Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter
13  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
14
Ray Charles Genius Loves Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genius Loves Company
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Hear
15
R. Kelly Happy People/U Saved Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Happy People/U Saved Me
16  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
16
LL Cool J The DEFinition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The DEFinition
17  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
17
De La Soul The Grind Date Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Grind Date
23  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sanctuary | AOI/Sanctuary Urban
18
Nelly Sweat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sweat
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel
19
Anita Baker My Everything Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Everything
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
20
Jill Scott Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2
19  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hidden Beach/Epic
21
Jacki-O Poe Little Rich Girl Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Poe Little Rich Girl
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Poe Boy
22
Jon B Stronger Everyday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stronger Everyday
24  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sanctuary | e2/Sanctuary Urban
23
Queen Latifah The Dana Owens Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Dana Owens Album
21  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Vector/Flavor Unit
24
Lil Wyte Phinally Phamous Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Phinally Phamous
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Hypnotize Minds
25
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe 268-192 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe 268-192
26  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
26
Talib Kweli The Beautiful Struggle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Beautiful Struggle
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rawkus/Geffen
27
Twista Kamikaze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kamikaze
100  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
100
LAST WEEK
96
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
28
Michael McDonald Motown Two Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Motown Two
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
29
Juvenile The Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Greatest Hits
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
30
Crime Mob Crime Mob Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crime Mob
27  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
31
Lloyd Banks The Hunger For More Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hunger For More
28  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
32
The Alchemist 1st Infantry Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
1st Infantry
31  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | ALC
33
I-20 Self Explanatory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Self Explanatory
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
34
Akon Trouble Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trouble
32  Last
11  Peak
19  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
35
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
30  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
36
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
37  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomats
37
Alicia Keys The Diary Of Alicia Keys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Diary Of Alicia Keys
36  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
38
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)
34  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Diaz Brothers
39
Terror Squad True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
True Story
44  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal
40
Vickie Winans Bringing It All Together Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bringing It All Together
67  Last
38  Peak
57  Weeks
67
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Verity
41
Jadakiss Kiss Of Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kiss Of Death
39  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Ruff Ryders
42
Roy Jones, Jr. Presents Body Head Bangerz Body Head Bangerz: Volume One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Body Head Bangerz: Volume One
Roy Jones, Jr. Presents Body Head Bangerz
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Body Head/Universal
43
Dem Franchize Boyz Dem Franchize Boyz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dem Franchize Boyz
48  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Tight 2 Def/Universal
44
Teena Marie La Dona Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
La Dona
40  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money Classics
45
213 The Hard Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hard Way
42  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Doggystyle
46
Beenie Man Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
62  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
62
LAST WEEK
70
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Shocking Vibes
47
Jin The Rest Is History Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rest Is History
29  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Ruff Ryders
48
The Game Untold Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Untold Story
41  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fast Life | Get Low
49
J Moss The J Moss Project Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The J Moss Project
72  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
72
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Gospo Centric
50
The Black Eyed Peas Elephunk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Elephunk
58  Last
23  Peak
72  Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M
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