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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
Director
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Magic Johnson/Geffen
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Avant Director Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Director
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Magic Johnson/Geffen
2
Rihanna A Girl Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Girl Like Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
3
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
4
LL Cool J Todd Smith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Todd Smith
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
5
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
6
Chamillionaire The Sound Of Revenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound Of Revenge
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
7
Various Artists NOW 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 21
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
8
Amel Larrieux Morning Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Morning
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blisslife
9
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
10
Keyshia Cole The Way It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way It Is
10  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
11
Bubba Sparxxx The Charm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Charm
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | New South/Purple Ribbon
12
Ghostface Killah FishScale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FishScale
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
13
Sean Paul The Trinity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Trinity
12  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
14
Heather Headley In My Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Mind
11  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
15
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
15  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
16
Lil Wayne Tha Carter II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter II
22  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
17
Jamie Foxx Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
13  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
18
Dem Franchize Boyz On Top Of Our Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On Top Of Our Game
17  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | So So Def
19
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)
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Choppa City
20
E-40 My Ghetto Report Card Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Ghetto Report Card
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sick Wid It/BME
21
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
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
22
Juvenile Reality Check Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reality Check
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | UTP/Atlantic
23
Anthony Hamilton Ain't Nobody Worryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nobody Worryin'
20  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
24
Prince 3121 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3121
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG
25
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
26  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
26
Jaheim Ghetto Classics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Classics
25  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
27
Three 6 Mafia Most Known Unknown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Most Known Unknown
27  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
28
Pastor Troy Stay Tru Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stay Tru
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMC | Money And The Power/845
29
Mariah Carey The Emancipation Of Mimi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Emancipation Of Mimi
28  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
30
The Black Eyed Peas Monkey Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Monkey Business
32  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
31
T-Pain Rappa Ternt Sanga Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rappa Ternt Sanga
29  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Konvict/Jive
32
Urban Mystic Ghetto Revelations: II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Revelations: II
33  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | SoBe
33
Da Backwudz Wood Work Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wood Work
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Major Way/Rowdy
34
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
40  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
35
Scarface My Homies Part 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Homies Part 2
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince
36
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion
24  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
37
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
30  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
38
Paul Wall The Peoples Champ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Peoples Champ
35  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | SwishaHouse/Atlantic
39
Ludacris And DTP Ludacris Presents...Disturbing Tha Peace Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ludacris Presents...Disturbing Tha Peace
Ludacris And DTP
37  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
40
Soundtrack Get Rich Or Die Tryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get Rich Or Die Tryin'
36  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
41
Fort Minor The Rising Tied Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rising Tied
54  Last
28  Peak
10  Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
69
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
42
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
38  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
43
The Notorious B.I.G. Duets: The Final Chapter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Duets: The Final Chapter
39  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
44
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
40  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
45
Charlie Wilson Charlie, Last Name Wilson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Charlie, Last Name Wilson
43  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
46
Floetry Flo' Ology Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flo' Ology
64  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
64
LAST WEEK
59
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | ervingwonder/Geffen
47
Bun-B Trill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trill
41  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
48
Fantasia Free Yourself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free Yourself
Last
Peak
65  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
49
Destiny's Child #1's Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
#1's
45  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
50
Kem Album II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Album II
53  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
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