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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Now 19
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol | The EMI Group/Universal/Sony Music/Zomba
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Various Artists Now 19 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Now 19
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | The EMI Group/Universal/Sony Music/Zomba
2
R. Kelly TP.3 Reloaded Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
TP.3 Reloaded
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
3
Bow Wow Wanted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wanted
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
4
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
5
Slim Thug Already Platinum Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Already Platinum
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Star Trak/Geffen
6
Mariah Carey The Emancipation Of Mimi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Emancipation Of Mimi
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
7
B5 B5 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B5
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
8
Ying Yang Twins U.S.A.: United State Of Atlanta Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
U.S.A.: United State Of Atlanta
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
9
Missy Elliott The Cookbook Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Cookbook
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | The Gold Mind/Atlantic
10
Mike Jones Who Is Mike Jones? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Who Is Mike Jones?
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | SwishaHouse/Asylum
11
Soundtrack Hustle & Flow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hustle & Flow
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
12
Various Artists Jermaine Dupri Presents... Young, Fly & Flashy Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jermaine Dupri Presents... Young, Fly & Flashy Vol. 1
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | So So Def
13
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe 268-192 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe 268-192
11  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
14
Webbie Savage Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Savage Life
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
15
Common Be Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Be
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G.O.O.D./Geffen
16
Kem Album II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Album II
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
17
Boyz N Da Hood Boyz N Da Hood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Boyz N Da Hood
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy South/Bad Boy
18
The Black Eyed Peas Monkey Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Monkey Business
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
19
Pretty Ricky Bluestars Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bluestars
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
20
Anthony Hamilton Soulife Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soulife
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Atlantic
21
Dipset Diplomats & DukeDaGod Present: More Than Music, Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diplomats & DukeDaGod Present: More Than Music, Vol. 1
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomats
22
Cassidy I'm A Hustla Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm A Hustla
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Full Surface/J
23
Keyshia Cole The Way It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way It Is
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
24
50 Cent The Massacre Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Massacre
20  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
25
Bobby Valentino Disturbing Tha Peace Presents Bobby Valentino Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Disturbing Tha Peace Presents Bobby Valentino
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
26
Raheem DeVaughn The Love Experience Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Love Experience
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
27
Destiny's Child Destiny Fulfilled Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Destiny Fulfilled
26  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
28
Fantasia Free Yourself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free Yourself
28  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
29
Vivian Green Vivian Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Vivian
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
30
Marques Houston Naked Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Naked
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | T.U.G./Universal Motown
31
John Legend Get Lifted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Lifted
27  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
32
Ciara Goodies Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodies
30  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Sho'Nuff/Music Line/LaFace
33
Ludacris The Red Light District Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Red Light District
38  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam South
34
The Game The Documentary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Documentary
32  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Aftermath/G-Unit
35
T.I. Urban Legend Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Urban Legend
36  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
36
Birdman Fast Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fast Money
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money
37
Frayser Boy Me Being Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me Being Me
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Hypnotize Minds
38
Fat Joe All Or Nothing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Or Nothing
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Terror Squad/Atlantic
39
Patti LaBelle Classic Moments Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Classic Moments
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul Classics
40
Omarion O Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
O
35  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic
41
Fatty Koo House Of Fatty Koo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
House Of Fatty Koo
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | The DAS Label/Columbia
42
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Diary Of A Mad Black Woman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Diary Of A Mad Black Woman
37  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Rowdy/Universal Motown
43
Faith Evans The First Lady Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The First Lady
40  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
44
Amerie Touch Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Touch
41  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
45
Frankie J The One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The One
39  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
46
Various Artists Wendy Williams Brings The Heat Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wendy Williams Brings The Heat Vol. 1
53  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Noo Trybe | Question Mark
47
Jodeci Back To The Future: The Very Best Of Jodeci Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To The Future: The Very Best Of Jodeci
46  Last
Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/Chronicles
48
Daddy Yankee Barrio Fino Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Barrio Fino
49  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
El Cartel
49
Master P Ghetto Bill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Bill
43  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | New No Limit
50
112 Pleasure & Pain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pleasure & Pain
44  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul
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