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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
2
LAST WEEK
18
WEEKS ON CHART
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
2
Pretty Ricky Late Night Special Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Late Night Special
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | BlueStar/Atlantic
3
Jill Scott Jill Scott Collaborations Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jill Scott Collaborations
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hidden Beach
4
Soundtrack Dreamgirls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
5
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
6
Young Jeezy The Inspiration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Inspiration
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
7
Mary J. Blige Reflections (A Retrospective) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reflections (A Retrospective)
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
8
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
9
Ciara Ciara: The Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ciara: The Evolution
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
10
Omarion 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
21
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic/Columbia
11
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
13  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
12
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
13
Nas Hip Hop Is Dead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hip Hop Is Dead
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam/Columbia
14
JAY-Z Kingdom Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kingdom Come
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
15
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty) Alter Ego Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alter Ego
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty)
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
18  Last
10  Peak
26  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
17
Snoop Dogg Tha Blue Carpet Treatment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Blue Carpet Treatment
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doggystyle/Geffen
18
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
19
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
20
Trick Daddy Back By Thug Demand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back By Thug Demand
19  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
21
Various Artists Eminem Presents: The Re-Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eminem Presents: The Re-Up
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
22
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
23  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
23
The Game Doctor's Advocate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doctor's Advocate
25  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Geffen
24
Ludacris Release Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Therapy
26  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
25
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
24  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
26
Bow Wow The Price Of Fame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Price Of Fame
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
27
Brian McKnight Ten Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ten
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
29  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
29
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
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
30
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)
32  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
31
Lil' Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Azz
31  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
32
Elisabeth Withers It Can Happen To Anyone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Can Happen To Anyone
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
33
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Between Friends
30  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Plus 1
34
Various Artists NOW 23 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 23
33  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Strategic Marketing Group/EMI/Universal/Zomba
35
Sunshine Anderson Sunshine At Midnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sunshine At Midnight
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World
36
Diddy Press Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Press Play
Diddy
35  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
37
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
44  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
38
Project Pat Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story
36  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
39
Soundtrack Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition
34  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
40
Monica The Makings Of Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of Me
46  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
41
2Pac Pac's Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pac's Life
37  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Amaru/Interscope
42
Jibbs Jibbs Feat. Jibbs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jibbs Feat. Jibbs
48  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beasta/Geffen
43
Al Green The Definitive Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Definitive Greatest Hits
43  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Hi
44
Lionel Richie Coming Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Home
39  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
45
Kelly Price This Is Who I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Who I Am
71  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
71
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Gospo Centric
46
Styles P Time Is Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Time Is Money
41  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Ruff Ryders/Interscope
47
DJ Clue DJ Clue?: The Professional 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DJ Clue?: The Professional 3
45  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
48
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
47  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
49
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
65  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
65
LAST WEEK
78
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
50
Fat Joe Me, Myself & I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me, Myself & I
42  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Imperial | Terror Squad
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