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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
The Phoenix
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sony Music | Columbia
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
2
Christina Aguilera Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
3
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
93
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
4
Cherish Unappreciated Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unappreciated
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Sho'Nuff
5
Obie Trice Second Round's On Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Second Round's On Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Shady
6
LeToya LeToya Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LeToya
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
7
Soundtrack Step Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Step Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
8
Cassie Cassie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cassie
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | NextSelection/Bad Boy
9
DMX Year Of The Dog...Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Year Of The Dog...Again
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
10
Yung Joc New Joc City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Joc City
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South
11
Cham Ghetto Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Story
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Madhouse/Atlantic
12
India.Arie Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship (Bonus Track Edition) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship (Bonus Track Edition)
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
13
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
10  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
14
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Downtown
15
Pharrell Williams In My Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Mind
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
16
Busta Rhymes The Big Bang Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Big Bang
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Aftermath/Interscope
17
Rihanna A Girl Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Girl Like Me
12  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
18
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
19
E-40 My Ghetto Report Card Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Ghetto Report Card
19  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sick Wid It/BME
20
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
17  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
21
Ice Cube Laugh Now, Cry Later Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Laugh Now, Cry Later
14  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
22
Pimp C Pimpalation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pimpalation
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Wood Wheel/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
23
Donell Jones Journey Of A Gemini Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Journey Of A Gemini
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
24
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
18  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Soul Classics/Def Jam
25
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
16  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
26
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
20  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
27
Keyshia Cole The Way It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way It Is
25  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | A&M/Interscope
28
Sean Paul The Trinity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Trinity
27  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | VP/Atlantic
29
Avant Director Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Director
23  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Magic Johnson/Geffen
30
Shawnna Block Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Block Music
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
31
Heather Headley In My Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Mind
29  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
32
Chamillionaire The Sound Of Revenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound Of Revenge
24  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
33
Lil Wayne Tha Carter II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter II
33  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
34
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
30  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
35
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
38  Last
30  Peak
92  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
92
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ruthless
36
B.G. Play It How It Go: Collection Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Play It How It Go: Collection
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CT Media | Flame Entertainment
37
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
35  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
38
Field Mob Light Poles And Pine Trees Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Light Poles And Pine Trees
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DTP/Geffen
39
Trae Restless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Restless
Trae
32  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | G-Maab/J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
40
Mike Watts Pandoras Box Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pandoras Box
74  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
74
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Watts
41
Mariah Carey The Emancipation Of Mimi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Emancipation Of Mimi
45  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
42
Three 6 Mafia Most Known Unknown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Most Known Unknown
37  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
43
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion
40  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
44
The Diplomats Presents JR Writer History In The Making Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
History In The Making
The Diplomats Presents JR Writer
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomatic Man
45
Cam'ron Killa Season Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Killa Season
41  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
46
Jamie Foxx Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
39  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
47
Ray Cash Cash On Delivery Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cash On Delivery
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Ghet-O-Vision/Columbia
48
Anthony Hamilton Ain't Nobody Worryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nobody Worryin'
36  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | So So Def
49
Urban Mystic Ghetto Revelations: II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Revelations: II
46  Last
28  Peak
22  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | SoBe
50
Jurassic 5 Feedback Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Feedback
47  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
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