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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
19
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
19  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
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
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | BlueStar/Atlantic
3
Soundtrack Dreamgirls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
4
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
5
Young Jeezy The Inspiration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Inspiration
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
6
Jill Scott Jill Scott Collaborations Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jill Scott Collaborations
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hidden Beach
7
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
16  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
8
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
11  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

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

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
10
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
11
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
12  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
12
JAY-Z Kingdom Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kingdom Come
14  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
13
Ciara Ciara: The Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ciara: The Evolution
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
14
Nas Hip Hop Is Dead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hip Hop Is Dead
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam/Columbia
15
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty) Alter Ego Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alter Ego
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty)
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
17
Omarion 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
21
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic/Columbia
18
Trick Daddy Back By Thug Demand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back By Thug Demand
20  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
19
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
22  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
20
Snoop Dogg Tha Blue Carpet Treatment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Blue Carpet Treatment
17  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doggystyle/Geffen
21
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
22
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
28  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
23
Various Artists Eminem Presents: The Re-Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eminem Presents: The Re-Up
21  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
24
Ludacris Release Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Therapy
24  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
25
The Game Doctor's Advocate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doctor's Advocate
23  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Geffen
26
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
25  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
27
Bow Wow The Price Of Fame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Price Of Fame
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
28
Lil Scrappy Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live
29  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
29
Brian McKnight Ten Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ten
27  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
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)
30  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
31
Diddy Press Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Press Play
Diddy
36  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
32
Lil' Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Azz
31  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
33
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Between Friends
33  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Plus 1
34
Monica The Makings Of Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of Me
40  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
35
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
37  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
36
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
54  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
37
Project Pat Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story
38  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
38
2Pac Pac's Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pac's Life
41  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Amaru/Interscope
39
Various Artists NOW 23 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 23
34  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Strategic Marketing Group/EMI/Universal/Zomba
40
Christina Aguilera Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
51  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
41
Elisabeth Withers It Can Happen To Anyone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Can Happen To Anyone
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
42
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
49  Last
Peak
71  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
65
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
43
Lionel Richie Coming Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Home
44  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
44
Jibbs Jibbs Feat. Jibbs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jibbs Feat. Jibbs
42  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beasta/Geffen
45
Soundtrack Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition
39  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
46
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
81  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
81
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Downtown
47
Fat Joe Me, Myself & I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me, Myself & I
50  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Imperial | Terror Squad
48
Sunshine Anderson Sunshine At Midnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sunshine At Midnight
35  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World
49
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
48  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
50
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
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Hi
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