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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
Baby Makin' Music
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
Imprint/Promotion Label
IDJMG | Def Soul Classics/Def Jam
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley Baby Makin' Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baby Makin' Music
The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley
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:
IDJMG | Def Soul Classics/Def Jam
2
Jagged Edge Jagged Edge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jagged Edge
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
3
Teena Marie Sapphire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sapphire
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money Classics/Universal Motown
4
Mobb Deep Blood Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blood Money
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
97
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
5
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
6
Avant Director Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Director
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Magic Johnson/Geffen
7
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
8
Rihanna A Girl Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Girl Like Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
9
Chamillionaire The Sound Of Revenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound Of Revenge
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
10
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
11
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Downtown
12
LL Cool J Todd Smith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Todd Smith
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
13
Various Artists NOW 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 21
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
14
Heather Headley In My Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Mind
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
15
Jamie Foxx Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
13  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
Keyshia Cole The Way It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way It Is
16  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
17
Sean Paul The Trinity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Trinity
11  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
18
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
14  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
19
Bubba Sparxxx The Charm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Charm
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | New South/Purple Ribbon
20
Dem Franchize Boyz On Top Of Our Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On Top Of Our Game
17  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | So So Def
21
Lil Wayne Tha Carter II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter II
21  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
22
Ghostface Killah FishScale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FishScale
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
23
Anthony Hamilton Ain't Nobody Worryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nobody Worryin'
18  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
24
Prince 3121 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3121
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG
25
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
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sick Wid It/BME
26
Jaheim Ghetto Classics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Classics
27  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
27
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
28  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
28
Mariah Carey The Emancipation Of Mimi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Emancipation Of Mimi
24  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
29
Fort Minor The Rising Tied Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rising Tied
30  Last
28  Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
30
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)
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Choppa City
31
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
29  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
32
Juvenile Reality Check Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reality Check
20  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | UTP/Atlantic
33
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion
34  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
34
Three 6 Mafia Most Known Unknown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Most Known Unknown
22  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
35
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
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
36
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
33  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
37
Young Jeezy Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101
36  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
38
Urban Mystic Ghetto Revelations: II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Revelations: II
35  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | SoBe
39
The Black Eyed Peas Monkey Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Monkey Business
38  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
40
Pastor Troy Stay Tru Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stay Tru
31  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMC | Money And The Power/845
41
Paul Wall The Peoples Champ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Peoples Champ
37  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | SwishaHouse/Atlantic
42
Suga Free Just Add Water Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Add Water
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bungalo | Laneway
43
Amel Larrieux Morning Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Morning
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blisslife
44
Da Backwudz Wood Work Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wood Work
42  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Major Way/Rowdy
45
T-Pain Rappa Ternt Sanga Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rappa Ternt Sanga
39  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Konvict/Jive
46
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
51  Last
30  Peak
78  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
61
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless
47
Yolanda Adams Day By Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Day By Day
55  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Elektra/Atlantic
48
Ludacris And DTP Ludacris Presents...Disturbing Tha Peace Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ludacris Presents...Disturbing Tha Peace
Ludacris And DTP
41  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
49
The Notorious B.I.G. Duets: The Final Chapter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Duets: The Final Chapter
44  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
50
Scarface My Homies Part 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Homies Part 2
40  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince
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