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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
4
WEEKS ON CHART
King
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic

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1
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
2
LL Cool J Todd Smith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Todd Smith
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
3
Various Artists NOW 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 21
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
4
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
5
Cam'Ron Presents Dukedagod Dipset: The Movement Moves On Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dipset: The Movement Moves On
Cam'Ron Presents Dukedagod
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
6
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
11  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
7
Prince 3121 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3121
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG
8
Ghostface Killah FishScale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FishScale
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
9
Keyshia Cole The Way It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way It Is
10  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
10
Bubba Sparxxx The Charm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Charm
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | New South/Purple Ribbon
11
Jamie Foxx Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
12
Juvenile Reality Check Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reality Check
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | UTP/Atlantic
13
Heather Headley In My Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Mind
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
14
Chamillionaire The Sound Of Revenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound Of Revenge
14  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
15
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
16
Sean Paul The Trinity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Trinity
17  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
17
B.G. The Heart Of Tha Streetz, Vol. 2 (I Am What I Am) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Heart Of Tha Streetz, Vol. 2 (I Am What I Am)
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Choppa City
18
Lil Wayne Tha Carter II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter II
18  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
19
Dem Franchize Boyz On Top Of Our Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On Top Of Our Game
13  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | So So Def
20
E-40 My Ghetto Report Card Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Ghetto Report Card
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sick Wid It/BME
21
Anthony Hamilton Ain't Nobody Worryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nobody Worryin'
19  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
22
Jaheim Ghetto Classics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Classics
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
23
The Black Eyed Peas Monkey Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Monkey Business
27  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
24
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
28  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
25
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
25  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
26
T-Pain Rappa Ternt Sanga Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rappa Ternt Sanga
23  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Konvict/Jive
27
Three 6 Mafia Most Known Unknown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Most Known Unknown
26  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
28
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
29
Young Jeezy Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101
31  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
30
Mariah Carey The Emancipation Of Mimi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Emancipation Of Mimi
29  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
31
Scarface My Homies Part 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Homies Part 2
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince
32
Paul Wall The Peoples Champ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Peoples Champ
32  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | SwishaHouse/Atlantic
33
Ludacris And DTP Ludacris Presents...Disturbing Tha Peace Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ludacris Presents...Disturbing Tha Peace
Ludacris And DTP
34  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
34
Soundtrack Get Rich Or Die Tryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
30  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
35
The Notorious B.I.G. Duets: The Final Chapter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Duets: The Final Chapter
35  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
36
Juelz Santana What The Game's Been Missing! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
What The Game's Been Missing!
39  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Diplomats/Def Jam
37
Remy Ma There's Something About Remy: Based On A True Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
There's Something About Remy: Based On A True Story
33  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
38
Urban Mystic Ghetto Revelations: II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Revelations: II
37  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | SoBe
39
Kanye West Late Registration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Late Registration
41  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
40
Van Hunt On The Jungle Floor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On The Jungle Floor
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
41
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
36  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
42
Destiny's Child #1's Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
#1's
38  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
43
Bun-B Trill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trill
44  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
44
Soundtrack Hustle & Flow Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hustle & Flow
42  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
45
Charlie Wilson Charlie, Last Name Wilson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Charlie, Last Name Wilson
40  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
46
Ying Yang Twins U.S.A. Still United Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
U.S.A. Still United
43  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
47
Kem Album II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Album II
49  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
48
John Legend Get Lifted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Lifted
47  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
49
Ray J Raydiation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Raydiation
45  Last
13  Peak
30  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sanctuary | Knockout
50
Nelly Sweatsuit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sweatsuit
50  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Fo' Reel/Universal Motown
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