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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
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Graduation
Imprint/Promotion Label
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam

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1
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Graduation
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
2
50 Cent Curtis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtis
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
77
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
3
Chamillionaire Ultimate Victory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ultimate Victory
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:
UMRG | Chamillitary/Universal Motown
4
Twista Adrenaline Rush 2007 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Adrenaline Rush 2007
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
5
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Testament
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
6
Rick Ross Rise To Power Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rise To Power
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suave House II
7
Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds Playlist Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Playlist
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
8
Common Finding Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Finding Forever
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G.O.O.D./Geffen
9
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
11  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
10
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
11
UGK Underground Kingz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Underground Kingz
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | UGK/Jive
12
Trin-i-tee 5:7 T57 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T57
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World | Spirit Rising
13
Yung Joc Hustlenomic$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hustlenomic$
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South
14
Talib Kweli Eardrum Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eardrum
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blacksmith
15
T-Pain Epiphany Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Epiphany
13  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Konvict/Nappy Boy/Jive
16
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
14  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
17
Timbaland Timbaland Presents Shock Value Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timbaland Presents Shock Value
15  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Blackground/Interscope
18
Chrisette Michele I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
19
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Black
16  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
20
Ne-Yo Because Of You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Because Of You
17  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
21
Fabolous From Nothin' To Somethin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From Nothin' To Somethin'
20  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
22
Cupid Time For A Change Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Time For A Change
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Asylum/Atlantic
23
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We The Best
18  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
24
Byron Cage Live At The Apollo: The Proclamation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live At The Apollo: The Proclamation
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Gospo Centric
25
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
22  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
26
B5 Don't Talk, Just Listen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't Talk, Just Listen
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
27
Sean Kingston Sean Kingston Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sean Kingston
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Beluga Heights/Koch/Epic
28
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
21  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
29
R. Kelly Double Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Double Up
23  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
30
Swizz Beatz One Man Band Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Man Band Man
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
31
Havoc The Kush Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Kush
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nature Sounds
32
Various Artists NOW 25 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 25
25  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
33
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
29  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
34
Tank Sex Love & Pain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sex Love & Pain
26  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Blackground/Universal Motown
35
Ledisi Lost & Found Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost & Found
32  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
36
Prince Planet Earth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Planet Earth
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG/Columbia
37
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.
30  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
38
Beyonce B'Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
B'Day
33  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
39
Elliott Yamin Elliott Yamin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Elliott Yamin
42  Last
11  Peak
27  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickory
40
Kelly Rowland Ms. Kelly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ms. Kelly
31  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
41
Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Corinne Bailey Rae
34  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
42
Musiq Soulchild Luvanmusiq Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luvanmusiq
39  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
43
Lloyd Street Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Love
41  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | The Inc./Universal Motown
44
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Strength & Loyalty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Strength & Loyalty
38  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Full Surface/Interscope
45
WC Guilty By Affiliation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Guilty By Affiliation
35  Last
Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
46
Joss Stone Introducing Joss Stone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Introducing Joss Stone
45  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
47
Lil' Mo Pain & Paper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pain & Paper
36  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drakeweb
48
Yung Berg Almost Famous: The Sexy Lady EP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Almost Famous: The Sexy Lady EP
37  Last
Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Yung Boss/Koch/Epic
49
40 Cal. Broken Safety 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Broken Safety 2
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Dipset
50
Stevie Wonder Number 1's Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Number 1's
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Motown
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