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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
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Imprint/Promotion Label
Lench Mob
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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Ice Cube Raw Footage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Raw Footage
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
2
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter III
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
3
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
Last
Peak
64  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
4
Lloyd Lessons In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lessons In Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Young-Goldie/The Inc./Universal Motown
5
Shwayze Shwayze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shwayze
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Suretone/Geffen
6
Nas Untitled Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Untitled
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam/Columbia
7
Plies Definition Of Real Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Definition Of Real
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
8
Marvin Sapp Thirsty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thirsty
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Verity
9
Yung Berg Look What You Made Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Look What You Made Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Koch/Epic
10
David Banner The Greatest Story Ever Told Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Greatest Story Ever Told
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | b.i.G. f.a.c.e./SRC/Universal Motown
11
Karina First Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
First Love
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
12
Usher Here I Stand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Here I Stand
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
13
GZA/Genius Pro Tools Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pro Tools
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Babygrande
14
Three 6 Mafia Last 2 Walk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Last 2 Walk
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
15
Chris Brown Exclusive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exclusive
13  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Jive
16
Phil Perry Ready For Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ready For Love
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
17
Keyshia Cole Just Like You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Like You
11  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Confidential/Imani/Geffen
18
Rick Ross Trilla Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trilla
14  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
19
Ashanti The Declaration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Declaration
15  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | The Inc./Universal Motown
20
Noel Gourdin After My Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
After My Time
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
21
Al Green Lay It Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lay It Down
17  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
22
Bun-B II Trill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
II Trill
22  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | J Prince/Trill/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
23
Mariah Carey E=MC2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
E=MC2
18  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
24
G Unit T*O*S (Terminate On Sight) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T*O*S (Terminate On Sight)
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G-Unit/Interscope
25
The-Dream Love/Hate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love/Hate
19  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Radio Killa/Def Jam
26
Flobots Fight With Tools Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fight With Tools
27  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic
27
Ledisi Lost & Found Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost & Found
26  Last
10  Peak
52  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
28
Alicia Keys As I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
As I Am
24  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | MBK/J
29
Mary J. Blige Growing Pains Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Growing Pains
30  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
30
Dwele ...Sketches Of A Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
...Sketches Of A Man
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | RT
31
Raheem DeVaughn Love Behind The Melody Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Behind The Melody
29  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Jive
32
Estelle Shine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine
32  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Home School/Atlantic
33
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Testament
53  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
34
Clipse Presents: Re-Up Gang Re-Up Gang Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Re-Up Gang
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch | Re-Up Gang
35
Dave Hollister Witness Protection Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Witness Protection
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Gospo Centric
36
Trin-i-tee 5:7 T57 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T57
Last
12  Peak
40  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Music World | Spirit Rising
37
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe Change Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe Change
28  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
38
UGK Underground Kingz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Underground Kingz
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | UGK/Jive
39
Jaheim The Makings Of A Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of A Man
37  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Divine Mill/Atlantic
40
N*E*R*D Seeing Sounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Seeing Sounds
34  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
41
Lalah Hathaway Self Portrait Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Self Portrait
35  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Stax
42
Flo Rida Mail On Sunday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mail On Sunday
40  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Poe Boy/Atlantic
43
Amy Winehouse Back To Black Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Black
36  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
44
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
63  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
63
LAST WEEK
53
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
45
ABN It Is What It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Is What It Is
33  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince
46
Shawty Lo Units In The City Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Units In The City
44  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | D4L
47
Regina Belle Love Forever Shines Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Forever Shines
46  Last
15  Peak
15  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
63
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pendulum
48
Trina Still Da Baddest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Da Baddest
47  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slip-N-Slide
49
Messy Marv Cake & Ice Cream: Mixtape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cake & Ice Cream: Mixtape
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
siccness.net
50
DAY26 DAY26 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAY26
73  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
73
LAST WEEK
71
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
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