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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Journey Of A Gemini
Imprint/Promotion Label
Zomba | LaFace
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Donell Jones Journey Of A Gemini Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Journey Of A Gemini
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:
Zomba | LaFace
2
Field Mob Light Poles And Pine Trees Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Light Poles And Pine Trees
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DTP/Geffen
3
Busta Rhymes The Big Bang Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Big Bang
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
90
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Aftermath/Interscope
4
Yung Joc New Joc City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Joc City
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South
5
Ice Cube Laugh Now, Cry Later Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Laugh Now, Cry Later
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
6
Rihanna A Girl Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Girl Like Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
7
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Downtown
8
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
9
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
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul Classics/Def Jam
10
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
11
DJ Khaled Listennn: The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Listennn: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
12
Three 6 Mafia Most Known Unknown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Most Known Unknown
56  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
13
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
11  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
14
Chamillionaire The Sound Of Revenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound Of Revenge
10  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
15
Teena Marie Sapphire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sapphire
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money Classics/Universal Motown
16
Avant Director Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Director
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Magic Johnson/Geffen
17
Various Artists Reggae Gold 2006 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reggae Gold 2006
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VP
18
Smokey Robinson Timeless Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timeless Love
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | New Door
19
Cam'ron Killa Season Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Killa Season
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
20
Jagged Edge Jagged Edge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jagged Edge
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
21
Yo Gotti Back 2 Da Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back 2 Da Basics
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Mouth Of The South/Inevitable
22
E-40 My Ghetto Report Card Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Ghetto Report Card
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sick Wid It/BME
23
Soundtrack The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
24
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
17  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
25
Dem Franchize Boyz On Top Of Our Game Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
On Top Of Our Game
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | So So Def
26
Various Artists NOW 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 21
22  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
27
Heather Headley In My Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Mind
18  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
28
Jamie Foxx Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
16  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
29
Lil Wayne Tha Carter II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter II
29  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
30
Sean Paul The Trinity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Trinity
24  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
31
Bubba Sparxxx The Charm Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Charm
30  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | New South/Purple Ribbon
32
Mobb Deep Blood Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blood Money
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | G-Unit
33
Christina Milian So Amazin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
So Amazin'
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
34
Urban Mystic Ghetto Revelations: II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Revelations: II
28  Last
28  Peak
14  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | SoBe
35
Uncle Luke My Life & Freaky Times Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Life & Freaky Times
46  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Urban Box Office | Luke
36
Fort Minor The Rising Tied Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Rising Tied
25  Last
25  Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
37
Anthony Hamilton Ain't Nobody Worryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nobody Worryin'
31  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
38
Keyshia Cole The Way It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way It Is
32  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
39
LL Cool J Todd Smith Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Todd Smith
27  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
40
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
38  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
41
Da Muzicianz Da Muzicianz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Muzicianz
43  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | ColliPark
42
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
50  Last
30  Peak
84  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless
43
Raheem DeVaughn The Love Experience Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Love Experience
39  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
44
The Black Eyed Peas Monkey Business Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Monkey Business
40  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
45
Mariah Carey The Emancipation Of Mimi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Emancipation Of Mimi
36  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
46
Prince 3121 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
3121
35  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG
47
Ghostface Killah FishScale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FishScale
37  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
48
Young Jeezy Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101
45  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
49
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
41  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
50
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
44  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
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