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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
Back Of My Lac'
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol | Music Line
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
J. Holiday Back Of My Lac' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back Of My Lac'
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Music Line
2
Trey Songz Trey Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trey Day
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Songbook/Atlantic
3
Keyshia Cole Just Like You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Like You
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Confidential/Imani/Geffen
4
Soulja Boy Tell'em souljaboytellem.com Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
souljaboytellem.com
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/Interscope
5
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Graduation
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
6
Jill Scott The Real Thing: Words And Sounds Vol. 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Thing: Words And Sounds Vol. 3
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hidden Beach
7
Jagged Edge Baby Makin' Project Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baby Makin' Project
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | So So Def/Island Urban
8
50 Cent Curtis Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtis
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
9
Chaka Khan Funk This Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Funk This
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Burgundy
10
Boyz N Da Hood Back Up N Da Chevy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back Up N Da Chevy
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South
11
Queen Latifah Trav'lin' Light Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trav'lin' Light
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Flavor Unit/Verve
12
Gorilla Zoe Welcome To The Zoo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Zoo
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South/Bad Boy
13
Soundtrack Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
14
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Testament
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
15
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FutureSex/LoveSounds
15  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Jive/RCA
16
Chamillionaire Ultimate Victory Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ultimate Victory
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Chamillitary/Universal Motown
17
Common Finding Forever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Finding Forever
16  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G.O.O.D./Geffen
18
Gucci Mane Trap-A-Thon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trap-A-Thon
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Big Cat
19
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
20
Twista Adrenaline Rush 2007 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Adrenaline Rush 2007
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
21
Foxx Street Gossip Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Street Gossip
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Trill
22
Chrisette Michele I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am
18  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
23
Timbaland Timbaland Presents Shock Value Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timbaland Presents Shock Value
22  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Blackground/Interscope
24
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
20  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
25
T-Pain Epiphany Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Epiphany
24  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Konvict/Nappy Boy/Jive
26
UGK Underground Kingz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Underground Kingz
21  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | UGK/Jive
27
Diplomats Presents: Hell Rell For The Hell Of It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
For The Hell Of It
Diplomats Presents: Hell Rell
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Diplomatic Man
28
Ne-Yo Because Of You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Because Of You
25  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
29
DJ Khaled We The Best Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We The Best
27  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Terror Squad
30
Yung Joc Hustlenomic$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hustlenomic$
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South
31
Talib Kweli Eardrum Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eardrum
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Blacksmith
32
Fabolous From Nothin' To Somethin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From Nothin' To Somethin'
31  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Desert Storm/Def Jam
33
Ledisi Lost & Found Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost & Found
38  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
34
Donell Jones The Best Of Donell Jones Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Donell Jones
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
35
R. Kelly Double Up Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Double Up
36  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
36
Trin-i-tee 5:7 T57 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T57
28  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World | Spirit Rising
37
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Black
29  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
38
Robin Thicke The Evolution Of Robin Thicke Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Evolution Of Robin Thicke
32  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
39
Sean Kingston Sean Kingston Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sean Kingston
39  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Beluga Heights/Koch/Epic
40
Akon Konvicted Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Konvicted
35  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
41
Peabo Bryson Missing You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Missing You
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Peak
42
will.i.am Songs About Girls Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Songs About Girls
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | will.i.am/Interscope
43
Cupid Time For A Change Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Time For A Change
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Asylum/Atlantic
44
Rick Ross Rise To Power Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rise To Power
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suave House II
45
Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds Playlist Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Playlist
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
46
Various Artists NOW 25 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 25
40  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal/EMI/Sony Music/Zomba
47
Swizz Beatz One Man Band Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
One Man Band Man
44  Last
Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
48
Prince Planet Earth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Planet Earth
45  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | NPG/Columbia
49
Fantasia Fantasia Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasia
43  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
50
B5 Don't Talk, Just Listen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't Talk, Just Listen
41  Last
Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
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