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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
In My Songs
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Atlantic

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1
Gerald Levert In My Songs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Songs
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
2
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
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
15  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
4
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
5
Pretty Ricky Late Night Special Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Late Night Special
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | BlueStar/Atlantic
6
Soundtrack Dreamgirls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
7
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
8
Young Jeezy The Inspiration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Inspiration
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
9
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
10
Mary J. Blige Reflections (A Retrospective) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reflections (A Retrospective)
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
11
JAY-Z Kingdom Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kingdom Come
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
12
Ciara Ciara: The Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ciara: The Evolution
16  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
13
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
18  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
14
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
13  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
15
Nas Hip Hop Is Dead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hip Hop Is Dead
17  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam/Columbia
16
Ludacris Release Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Therapy
21  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
17
Jill Scott Jill Scott Collaborations Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jill Scott Collaborations
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hidden Beach
18
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
11  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
19
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty) Alter Ego Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alter Ego
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty)
15  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
20
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
12  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
21
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
26  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
22
Omarion 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
21
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | T.U.G./Epic/Columbia
23
The Game Doctor's Advocate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doctor's Advocate
24  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Geffen
24
Trick Daddy Back By Thug Demand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back By Thug Demand
31  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
25
Snoop Dogg Tha Blue Carpet Treatment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Blue Carpet Treatment
25  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doggystyle/Geffen
26
Diddy Press Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Press Play
Diddy
30  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
27
Various Artists Eminem Presents: The Re-Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eminem Presents: The Re-Up
32  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
28
Bow Wow The Price Of Fame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Price Of Fame
33  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
29
Brian McKnight Ten Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ten
28  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
30
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
27  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
31
JR Writer Diplomat Records And DukeDaGod Present: Writer's Block 4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Diplomat Records And DukeDaGod Present: Writer's Block 4
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
32
Lil Scrappy Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live
35  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | BME/Reprise
33
Sunshine Anderson Sunshine At Midnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sunshine At Midnight
45  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World
34
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Between Friends
37  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Plus 1
35
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)
38  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
36
Lil' Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bad Azz
36  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
37
Monica The Makings Of Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of Me
44  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
38
Elisabeth Withers It Can Happen To Anyone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Can Happen To Anyone
41  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
39
Christina Aguilera Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
29  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
40
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
23  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Downtown
41
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
39  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
42
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
40  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
43
Kirk Franklin Hero Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hero
42  Last
Peak
73  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Producer(s):
K.Franklin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Fo Yo Soul/Gospo Centric
44
Unk Beat'n Down Yo Block Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beat'n Down Yo Block
55  Last
21  Peak
21  Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Big Oomp
45
Jibbs Jibbs Feat. Jibbs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jibbs Feat. Jibbs
48  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beasta/Geffen
46
Patti LaBelle The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle
53  Last
17  Peak
14  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bungalo | Umbrella
47
Project Pat Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crook By Da Book: The Fed Story
47  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
48
Toni Braxton The Essential Toni Braxton Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Essential Toni Braxton
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Legacy/LaFace
49
2Pac Pac's Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pac's Life
49  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Amaru/Interscope
50
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
54  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
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