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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
3
WEEKS ON CHART
Destiny Fulfilled
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sony Music | Columbia

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1
Destiny's Child Destiny Fulfilled Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Destiny Fulfilled
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
2
Fantasia Free Yourself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free Yourself
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
3
Eminem Encore Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Encore
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady/Aftermath
4
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Crunk Juice Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crunk Juice
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
5
Snoop Dogg R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
89
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Doggystyle/Geffen
6
Ruben Studdard I Need An Angel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Need An Angel
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
7
Usher Confessions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Confessions
Last
Peak
37  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
8
The Diplomats Diplomatic Immunity 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diplomatic Immunity 2
92  Last
Peak
Weeks
92
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomats
9
Various Artists Now 17 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 17
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI/Universal/Sony Music/Zomba
10
Nelly Suit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suit
12  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel
11
Ja Rule R.U.L.E. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R.U.L.E.
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
12
Ciara Goodies Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodies
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Sho'Nuff/Music Line/LaFace
13
Chingy Powerballin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Powerballin'
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
14
Fabolous Real Talk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Real Talk
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Desert Storm/Atlantic
15
Ray Charles Ray (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ray (Soundtrack)
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | WMG Soundtracks/Atlantic
16
Trick Daddy Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
17
R. Kelly & Jay-Z Unfinished Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unfinished Business
R. Kelly & Jay-Z
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba/IDJMG | Jive/Def Jam
18
New Edition One Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy
19
Ray Charles Genius Loves Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genius Loves Company
15  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Hear
20
Nelly Sweat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sweat
18  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel
21
Kenny G At Last... The Duets Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
At Last... The Duets Album
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
22
Anthony Hamilton Comin' From Where I'm From Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Comin' From Where I'm From
19  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
23
Various Artists Bad Boy's R&B Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Boy's R&B Hits
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy
24
Young Buck Straight Outta Ca$hville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Ca$hville
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
25
Beyonce Dangerously In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerously In Love
35  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
26
Alicia Keys The Diary Of Alicia Keys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Diary Of Alicia Keys
22  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
27
JoJo JoJo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
JoJo
25  Last
10  Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Da Family/Blackground
28
Jill Scott Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2
24  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hidden Beach/Epic
29
Lil Wayne Tha Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter
23  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
30
Queen Latifah The Dana Owens Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Dana Owens Album
17  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Vector/Flavor Unit
31
Anita Baker My Everything Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Everything
27  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
32
Ying Yang Twins My Brother & Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Brother & Me
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
33
LL Cool J The DEFinition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The DEFinition
26  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
34
R. Kelly Happy People/U Saved Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Happy People/U Saved Me
29  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
35
Mos Def The New Danger Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The New Danger
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rawkus/Geffen
36
Lloyd Banks The Hunger For More Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hunger For More
31  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
37
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe 268-192 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe 268-192
33  Last
17  Peak
15  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
38
Guerilla Black Guerilla City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guerilla City
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Czar
39
Michael McDonald Motown Two Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Motown Two
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
40
Akon Trouble Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trouble
38  Last
11  Peak
22  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
41
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)
39  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Diaz Brothers
42
Various Artists Now 16 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 16
52  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
99
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
43
Crime Mob Crime Mob Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crime Mob
34  Last
11  Peak
17  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
44
The Black Eyed Peas Elephunk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Elephunk
41  Last
23  Peak
75  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
58
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M
45
Jon B Stronger Everyday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stronger Everyday
45  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sanctuary | e2/Sanctuary Urban
46
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
36  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
47
Smokie Norful Nothing Without You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nothing Without You
49  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
62
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Gospel
48
Jacki-O Poe Little Rich Girl Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Poe Little Rich Girl
44  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Poe Boy
49
Talib Kweli The Beautiful Struggle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Beautiful Struggle
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rawkus/Geffen
50
Jadakiss Kiss Of Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kiss Of Death
40  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Ruff Ryders
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