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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
66
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product Of My Environment)
Imprint/Promotion Label
Koch
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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Jim Jones Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product Of My Environment) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product Of My Environment)
66  Last
Peak
Weeks
66
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
2
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
3
Various Artists NOW 23 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 23
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Strategic Marketing Group/EMI/Universal/Zomba
4
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
5
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
6
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
7
Ludacris Release Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Therapy
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
8
Diddy Press Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Press Play
Diddy
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
9
Kirk Franklin Songs From The Storm, Volume I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs From The Storm, Volume I
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
10
Janet Jackson 20 Y.O. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
20 Y.O.
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
11
Lil' Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Azz
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
12
Pitbull El Mariel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
El Mariel
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT | Famous Artist
13
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
14
Z-Ro I'm Still Livin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Still Livin
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
15
Lionel Richie Coming Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Home
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
16
Lloyd Banks Rotten Apple Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rotten Apple
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G-Unit/Interscope
17
Monica The Makings Of Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of Me
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
18
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
13  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
19
Ruben Studdard The Return Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Return
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
20
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
21  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
Shareefa Point Of No Return Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Point Of No Return
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
22
Chingy Hoodstar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hoodstar
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Slot-A-Lot
23
Tech N9ne Everready (The Religion) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Everready (The Religion)
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange
24
Cherish Unappreciated Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unappreciated
18  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Sho'Nuff
25
Various Artists Only Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Only Hits
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Strategic Marketing | Atlantic/Warner Bros.
26
Danity Kane Danity Kane Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Danity Kane
25  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
27
Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
28
Young Dro Best Thang Smokin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Best Thang Smokin'
23  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
29
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
27  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
30
Christina Aguilera Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
31  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
31
Jibbs Jibbs Feat. Jibbs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jibbs Feat. Jibbs
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beasta/Geffen
32
Cadillac Don & J-Money Look At Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Look At Me
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | 35*35
33
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
32  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
34
Kelly Price This Is Who I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Who I Am
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Gospo Centric
35
Sleepy Brown Mr. Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mr. Brown
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Purple Ribbon
36
LeToya LeToya Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LeToya
29  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
37
Yung Joc New Joc City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Joc City
35  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South
38
Gucci Mane Hard To Kill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard To Kill
28  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Big Cat
39
Smokie Norful Life Changing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Changing
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Gospel
40
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
38  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
41
George Benson & Al Jarreau Givin' It Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Givin' It Up
George Benson & Al Jarreau
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Monster
42
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
43  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Downtown
43
Luther Vandross The Ultimate Luther Vandross Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Ultimate Luther Vandross
48  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic/J/Legacy
44
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)
36  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
45
Daz So So Gangsta Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
So So Gangsta
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | So So Def
46
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
44  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
47
OutKast Idlewild (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Idlewild (Soundtrack)
39  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
48
Kenny Lattimore & Chante Moore Uncovered/Covered Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Uncovered/Covered
42  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Verity/LaFace
49
Ice Cube Laugh Now, Cry Later Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Laugh Now, Cry Later
50  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
50
Coko Grateful Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Grateful
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Light
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