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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
32
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Tha Carter III
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Cash Money
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter III
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
2
Plies Definition Of Real Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Definition Of Real
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
3
Usher Here I Stand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Here I Stand
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
4
N*E*R*D Seeing Sounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Seeing Sounds
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
5
Ashanti The Declaration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Declaration
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | The Inc./Universal Motown
6
Bun-B II Trill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
II Trill
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | J Prince/Trill/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
7
Mariah Carey E=MC2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
E=MC2
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
8
Chris Brown Exclusive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exclusive
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Jive
9
Rick Ross Trilla Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trilla
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
10
Marvin Sapp Thirsty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thirsty
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Verity
11
TMI Boyz Grindin' For A Purpose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Grindin' For A Purpose
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Track Muzic
12
Al Green Lay It Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lay It Down
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
13
Keyshia Cole Just Like You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Like You
11  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Confidential/Imani/Geffen
14
The-Dream Love/Hate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love/Hate
12  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Radio Killa/Def Jam
15
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe Change Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe Change
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
16
DJ Skribble Total Club Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Total Club Hits
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrive | ThriveDance
17
Lalah Hathaway Self Portrait Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Self Portrait
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Stax
18
Raheem DeVaughn Love Behind The Melody Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Behind The Melody
18  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Jive
19
Alicia Keys As I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
As I Am
14  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | MBK/J
20
Mary J. Blige Growing Pains Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Growing Pains
16  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
21
Flobots Fight With Tools Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fight With Tools
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
22
Keith Sweat Just Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Me
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Keia/Atco
23
Three 6 Mafia Last 2 Walk: The MixTape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Last 2 Walk: The MixTape
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
24
Hil St. Soul Black Rose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Rose
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
25
Tyga No Introduction Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Introduction
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decaydance | Bat Squad
26
Trina Still Da Baddest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Da Baddest
17  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slip-N-Slide
27
Ledisi Lost & Found Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost & Found
22  Last
10  Peak
42  Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
28
The Roots Rising Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rising Down
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
29
Jaheim The Makings Of A Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of A Man
21  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Divine Mill/Atlantic
30
Cherish The Truth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Truth
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Sho'Nuff
31
Estelle Shine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Home School/Atlantic
32
Shawty Lo Units In The City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Units In The City
19  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | D4L
33
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Testament
33  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
43
PREVIOUS WEEK
33
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
34
Keak Da Sneak Deified Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Deified
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Allndadoe
35
Snoop Dogg Ego Trippin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ego Trippin
27  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Doggystyle/Geffen
36
Various Artists NOW 27 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NOW 27
29  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
28
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | EMI/Universal/Zomba
37
Mint Condition E-Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
E-Life
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Caged Bird
38
Chrisette Michele I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am
50  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
45
PREVIOUS WEEK
50
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
39
Erykah Badu New Amerykah: Part One (4th World War) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Amerykah: Part One (4th World War)
26  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
40
Pimp C Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot | J Prince/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
41
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Graduation
49  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
49
PREVIOUS WEEK
49
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
42
Danity Kane Welcome To The Dollhouse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dollhouse
39  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
39
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
43
Rocko Self-Made Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Self-Made
35  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
34
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocky Road/Island Urban
44
Flo Rida Mail On Sunday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mail On Sunday
31  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Poe Boy/Atlantic
45
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Black
40  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
36
PREVIOUS WEEK
40
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
46
Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's The Cool Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool
30  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
32
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 1st & 15th/Atlantic
47
Calvin Richardson When Love Comes Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When Love Comes
57  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
57
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
48
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
42  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
38
PREVIOUS WEEK
42
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hidden Beach
49
Regina Belle Love Forever Shines Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Forever Shines
43  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
33
PREVIOUS WEEK
43
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pendulum
50
Ray J All I Feel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All I Feel
36  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
41
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | DEJA 34/Knockout/Epic
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