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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Dreamgirls
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia

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1
Soundtrack Dreamgirls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
2
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
3
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
4
Young Jeezy The Inspiration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Inspiration
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
5
Nas Hip Hop Is Dead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hip Hop Is Dead
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam/Columbia
6
Mary J. Blige Reflections (A Retrospective) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reflections (A Retrospective)
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
7
Ciara Ciara: The Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ciara: The Evolution
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
8
Omarion 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
21
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic/Columbia
9
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
10
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
24  Last
10  Peak
24  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
11
JAY-Z Kingdom Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kingdom Come
11  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
12
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty) Alter Ego Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alter Ego
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty)
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
13
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
14
Snoop Dogg Tha Blue Carpet Treatment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Blue Carpet Treatment
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doggystyle/Geffen
15
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
15  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
16
Diana Ross I Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Love You
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Manhattan
17
Trick Daddy Back By Thug Demand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back By Thug Demand
14  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
18
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
19
Al Green The Definitive Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Definitive Greatest Hits
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Hi
20
Various Artists Eminem Presents: The Re-Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eminem Presents: The Re-Up
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
21
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
22
Bow Wow The Price Of Fame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Price Of Fame
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
23
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
17  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
24
The Game Doctor's Advocate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doctor's Advocate
20  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Geffen
25
Ludacris Release Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Therapy
21  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
26
Various Artists NOW 23 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 23
23  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Strategic Marketing Group/EMI/Universal/Zomba
27
Brian McKnight Ten Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ten
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Soundtrack Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
29
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)
26  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
30
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
30  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
31
Lil Scrappy Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
32
Project Pat Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story
32  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
33
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Between Friends
35  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Plus 1
34
Lil' Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Azz
34  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
35
2Pac Pac's Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pac's Life
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Amaru/Interscope
36
Styles P Time Is Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Time Is Money
29  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Ruff Ryders/Interscope
37
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
39  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
38
DJ Clue DJ Clue?: The Professional 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DJ Clue?: The Professional 3
31  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
39
Diddy Press Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Press Play
Diddy
37  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
40
Mos Def Tru3 Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru3 Magic
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Goodtree Media/Geffen
41
Lionel Richie Coming Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Home
36  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
42
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
43  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
43
Monica The Makings Of Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of Me
41  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
44
Fat Joe Me, Myself & I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me, Myself & I
42  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Imperial | Terror Squad
45
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
45  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
46
Clipse Hell Hath No Fury Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hell Hath No Fury
40  Last
Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Re-Up Gang/Star Trak
47
Janet Jackson 20 Y.O. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
20 Y.O.
54  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
48
Christina Aguilera Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
38  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
49
Cherish Unappreciated Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unappreciated
44  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Sho'Nuff
50
Jibbs Jibbs Feat. Jibbs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jibbs Feat. Jibbs
48  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
52
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beasta/Geffen
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