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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
The Documentary
Imprint/Promotion Label
Interscope | Aftermath/G-Unit

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1
The Game The Documentary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Documentary
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Aftermath/G-Unit
2
John Legend Get Lifted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Lifted
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
3
Geto Boys The Foundation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Foundation
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
4
Fantasia Free Yourself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free Yourself
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
5
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Crunk Juice Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crunk Juice
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | BME
6
T.I. Urban Legend Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Urban Legend
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
7
Eminem Encore Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Encore
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady/Aftermath
8
Ludacris The Red Light District Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Red Light District
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
9
Ciara Goodies Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodies
10  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Sho'Nuff/Music Line/LaFace
10
Destiny's Child Destiny Fulfilled Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Destiny Fulfilled
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
11
Usher Confessions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Confessions
12  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
12
Mario Turning Point Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Turning Point
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 3rd Street/J
13
Various Artists WOW Gospel 2005 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
WOW Gospel 2005
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Curb-Word/EMI CMG/Verity
14
Snoop Dogg R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R&G (Rhythm & Gangsta): The Masterpiece
13  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Doggystyle/Geffen
15
2Pac Loyal To The Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Loyal To The Game
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Amaru
16
Jay-Z/Linkin Park MTV Ultimate Mash-Ups Presents: Collision Course Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
MTV Ultimate Mash-Ups Presents: Collision Course
Jay-Z/Linkin Park
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | MTV/Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam/Machine Shop
17
Nelly Suit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Suit
17  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel
18
Ashanti Concrete Rose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Concrete Rose
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
19
Cam'ron Purple Haze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Purple Haze
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
20
Soundtrack Coach Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coach Carter
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
Trick Daddy Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thug Matrimony: Married To The Streets
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
22
Nas Street's Disciple Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street's Disciple
19  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ill Will/Columbia
23
Anthony Hamilton Comin' From Where I'm From Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Comin' From Where I'm From
22  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
24
Ray Charles Ray (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ray (Soundtrack)
26  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | WMG Soundtracks/Atlantic
25
Mannie Fresh The Mind Of Mannie Fresh Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Mind Of Mannie Fresh
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
26
Queen Latifah The Dana Owens Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Dana Owens Album
24  Last
11  Peak
18  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Vector/Flavor Unit
27
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
49  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
28
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe 268-192 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe 268-192
32  Last
17  Peak
24  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
29
Gerald Levert Do I Speak For The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Do I Speak For The World
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
30
Fabolous Real Talk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Real Talk
23  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Desert Storm/Atlantic
31
Alicia Keys The Diary Of Alicia Keys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Diary Of Alicia Keys
39  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
32
Young Buck Straight Outta Ca$hville Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Ca$hville
27  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
33
Ruben Studdard I Need An Angel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Need An Angel
29  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
34
The Diplomats Diplomatic Immunity 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diplomatic Immunity 2
30  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomats
35
Various Artists Now 17 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 17
25  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI/Universal/Sony Music/Zomba
36
Nelly Sweat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sweat
34  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel
37
Lil Wayne Tha Carter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter
35  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
38
Jill Scott Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds Vol. 2
38  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hidden Beach/Epic
39
Ja Rule R.U.L.E. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R.U.L.E.
31  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | The Inc./Def Jam
40
Chingy Powerballin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Powerballin'
33  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
41
Ray Charles Genius Loves Company Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Genius Loves Company
40  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Hear
42
Lloyd Banks The Hunger For More Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hunger For More
37  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
43
Beyonce Dangerously In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dangerously In Love
42  Last
Peak
85  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
85
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
44
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
44  Last
39  Peak
11  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless
45
Akon Trouble Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trouble
43  Last
11  Peak
31  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
46
JoJo JoJo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
JoJo
41  Last
10  Peak
32  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Da Family/Blackground
47
Joss Stone Mind Body & Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mind Body & Soul
47  Last
15  Peak
18  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | S-Curve
48
New Edition One Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Love
56  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Bad Boy
49
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)
49  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Diaz Brothers
50
Nat King Cole The World Of Nat King Cole Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The World Of Nat King Cole
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
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