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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
4
WEEKS ON CHART
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic

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1
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
2
Various Artists NOW 25 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 25
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
3
T-Pain Epiphany Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Epiphany
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Konvict/Nappy Boy/Jive
4
Fabolous From Nothin' To Somethin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From Nothin' To Somethin'
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
5
R. Kelly Double Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Double Up
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
6
Ne-Yo Because Of You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Because Of You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
7
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
8
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Black
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
9
Kelly Rowland Ms. Kelly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ms. Kelly
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
10
Chrisette Michele I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
11
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
10  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
12
Tank Sex Love & Pain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sex Love & Pain
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Blackground/Universal Motown
13
Young Jeezy Presents U.S.D.A. Cold Summer: The Authorized Mixtape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cold Summer: The Authorized Mixtape
Young Jeezy Presents U.S.D.A.
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
14
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
23  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
15
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We The Best
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
16
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
17  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
17
Shop Boyz Rockstar Mentality Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rockstar Mentality
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | OnDeck/Republic
18
Timbaland Timbaland Presents Shock Value Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timbaland Presents Shock Value
21  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Blackground/Interscope
19
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
15  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
20
Musiq Soulchild Luvanmusiq Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luvanmusiq
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
21
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Strength & Loyalty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Strength & Loyalty
19  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Full Surface/Interscope
22
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
20  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
23
Tech N9ne Collabos Misery Loves Kompany Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Misery Loves Kompany
Tech N9ne Collabos
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Strange
24
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
24  Last
Peak
50  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
25
Lloyd Street Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Love
27  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | The Inc./Universal Motown
26
Pastor Troy Tool Muziq Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tool Muziq
18  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMC | Money & Power
27
Bobby Valentino Special Occasion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Special Occasion
25  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
28
Lil Boosie, Webbie & Foxx Survival Of The Fittest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Survival Of The Fittest
Lil Boosie, Webbie & Foxx
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
29
Eddie Levert Sr. & Gerald Levert Something To Talk About Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Something To Talk About
Eddie Levert Sr. & Gerald Levert
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
30
Carl Thomas So Much Better Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
So Much Better
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bungalo | Umbrella
31
DMX The Definition Of X: Pick Of The Litter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Definition Of X: Pick Of The Litter
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/Def Jam
32
Collie Buddz Collie Buddz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Collie Buddz
28  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
33
Too $hort I Love The Bay Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Love The Bay
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Up All Nite
34
Joe Ain't Nothing Like Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ain't Nothing Like Me
30  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
35
Huey Notebook Paper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Notebook Paper
33  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | HiTz Committee/Jive
36
Young Buck Buck The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Buck The World
35  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G-Unit/Interscope
37
Ciara Ciara: The Evolution Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ciara: The Evolution
37  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
38
DJ Bear Herron Lethal Squad Mixtapes: Dose #1: Infecting Ears Wtih Every Hit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lethal Squad Mixtapes: Dose #1: Infecting Ears Wtih Every Hit
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lethal Squad
39
Gerald Levert In My Songs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In My Songs
38  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
40
Elliott Yamin Elliott Yamin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Elliott Yamin
42  Last
11  Peak
18  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickory
41
Birdman & Lil Wayne Like Father, Like Son Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Like Father, Like Son
Birdman & Lil Wayne
36  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Cash Money/Universal Motown
42
Joss Stone Introducing Joss Stone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Introducing Joss Stone
40  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
43
Young Jeezy The Inspiration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Inspiration
43  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
44
Various Artists NOW 24 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 24
34  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | EMI/Sony Music/Universal/Zomba
45
Pharoahe Monch Desire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Desire
39  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SRC/Universal Motown
46
Lil Wyte The One And Only Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The One And Only
41  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Hypnotize Minds
47
Tamia Between Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Between Friends
44  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Plus 1
48
John Legend Once Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Once Again
45  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
49
Lil Wayne And Juelz Santana When The North & South Collide Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When The North & South Collide
Lil Wayne And Juelz Santana
47  Last
33  Peak
10  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
54
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Starz
50
Rich Boy Rich Boy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rich Boy
49  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Zone 4/Interscope
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