TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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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).

The week of
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Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
[1] Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
4
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls
6
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Pretty Ricky Late Night Special Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Late Night Special
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Soundtrack Dreamgirls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Young Jeezy The Inspiration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Inspiration
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Mary J. Blige Reflections (A Retrospective) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reflections (A Retrospective)
8
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
11
JAY-Z Kingdom Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Kingdom Come
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
Ciara Ciara: The Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ciara: The Evolution
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Nas Hip Hop Is Dead Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hip Hop Is Dead
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Ludacris Release Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Release Therapy
21
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Jill Scott Jill Scott Collaborations Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jill Scott Collaborations
14
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
18
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty) Alter Ego Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Alter Ego
Tyrese (AKA Black-Ty)
15
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Mary J. Blige The Breakthrough Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Breakthrough
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART
21
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
26
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Omarion 21 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
23
The Game Doctor's Advocate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Doctor's Advocate
24
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Trick Daddy Back By Thug Demand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back By Thug Demand
31
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Snoop Dogg Tha Blue Carpet Treatment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Blue Carpet Treatment
25
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Diddy Press Play Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Press Play
Diddy
30
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Various Artists Eminem Presents: The Re-Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eminem Presents: The Re-Up
32
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Bow Wow The Price Of Fame Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Price Of Fame
33
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
28
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Chris Brown Chris Brown Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chris Brown
27
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART
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 WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Lil Scrappy Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bred 2 Die - Born 2 Live
35
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Sunshine Anderson Sunshine At Midnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sunshine At Midnight
45
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
34
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Between Friends
37
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
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 WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
Lil' Boosie Bad Azz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
36
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Monica The Makings Of Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of Me
44
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Elisabeth Withers It Can Happen To Anyone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Can Happen To Anyone
41
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Christina Aguilera Back To Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Basics
29
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Gnarls Barkley St. Elsewhere Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
St. Elsewhere
23
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART
41
T.I. King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
King
39
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Lyfe Jennings The Phoenix Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Phoenix
40
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
42
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART
44
Unk Beat'n Down Yo Block Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beat'n Down Yo Block
55
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
45
Jibbs Jibbs Feat. Jibbs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jibbs Feat. Jibbs
48
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
46
Patti LaBelle The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Gospel According to Patti LaBelle
53
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
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 WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
48
Toni Braxton The Essential Toni Braxton Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Essential Toni Braxton
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
49
2Pac Pac's Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pac's Life
49
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
50
Rick Ross Port Of Miami Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Port Of Miami
54
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
51
Lionel Richie Coming Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Home
34
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
43
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
53
Soundtrack Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamgirls: Deluxe Edition
46
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
54
Fat Joe Me, Myself & I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me, Myself & I
51
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
55
Mary Mary Mary Mary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mary Mary
61
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
83
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
56
J Xavier Young Prince Of Tha South Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Young Prince Of Tha South
69
LAST WEEK
52
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
57
Al Green The Definitive Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Definitive Greatest Hits
52
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
58
DJ Clue DJ Clue?: The Professional 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DJ Clue?: The Professional 3
65
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
59
Yung Joc New Joc City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Joc City
59
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Kelly Price This Is Who I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is Who I Am
58
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Young Dro Best Thang Smokin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Best Thang Smokin'
66
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
62
Styles P Time Is Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Time Is Money
63
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
63
Cherish Unappreciated Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unappreciated
72
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
64
Ne-Yo In My Own Words Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Own Words
62
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART
65
Lil Wayne Tha Carter II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter II
79
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
66
Sammie Sammie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sammie
73
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
67
Luther Vandross The Ultimate Luther Vandross Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Ultimate Luther Vandross
57
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
68
Diana Ross I Love You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Love You
70
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
69
Young Jeezy Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101
80
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
83
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
70
Kirk Franklin Songs From The Storm, Volume I Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs From The Storm, Volume I
71
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Jamie Foxx Unpredictable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Unpredictable
56
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART
72
Ruben Studdard The Return Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Return
64
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Smokie Norful Life Changing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Changing
76
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
74
Freddie Jackson Transitions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Transitions
86
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
Ginuwine I Apologize Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Apologize
50
LAST WEEK
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Gerald Levert Voices Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
67
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
77
Mos Def Tru3 Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tru3 Magic
68
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Reyes Bros. Ghetto Therapy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Therapy
-
LAST WEEK
59
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
79
Clipse Hell Hath No Fury Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hell Hath No Fury
78
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
80
Janet Jackson 20 Y.O. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
92
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
DJ Drama & Lil Wayne Dedication2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dedication2
DJ Drama & Lil Wayne
-
LAST WEEK
81
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
82
Pitbull El Mariel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
El Mariel
91
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
83
Shareefa Point Of No Return Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Point Of No Return
81
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
84
Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor
75
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
85
Gucci Mane Hard To Kill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard To Kill
83
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
86
Anthony Hamilton Ain't Nobody Worryin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nobody Worryin'
84
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
87
Various Artists 15 Years On Death Row Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
15 Years On Death Row
87
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
88
Ying Yang Twins Chemically Imbalanced Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chemically Imbalanced
96
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
89
Rihanna A Girl Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Girl Like Me
90
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART
90
Various Artists Grand Hustle Presents: In Da Streetz Volume 4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Grand Hustle Presents: In Da Streetz Volume 4
95
LAST WEEK
58
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
91
P.S.D. Tha Drivah, Keak Da Sneak & Messy Marv Da Bidness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da Bidness
P.S.D. Tha Drivah, Keak Da Sneak & Messy Marv
82
LAST WEEK
82
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Shei Atkins The Lita Mae Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Lita Mae Show
-
LAST WEEK
86
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
93
Mike Watts Pandoras Box Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pandoras Box
85
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
94
Danity Kane Danity Kane Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Danity Kane
89
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
95
LeToya LeToya Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LeToya
98
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
96
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
97
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
97
Various Artists Crunk Hits Vol. 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crunk Hits Vol. 3
100
LAST WEEK
56
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
Gains in performance
99
Charles Wright Finally Got It... Wright Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Finally Got It... Wright
-
LAST WEEK
89
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
100
Kenny G I'm In The Mood For Love...The Most Romantic Melodies Of All Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm In The Mood For Love...The Most Romantic Melodies Of All Time
60
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
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