TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

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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).

The week of
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Paper Trail
[1]Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance
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2
Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jennifer Hudson
73
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2
PEAK POSITION
2
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Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance
3
Robin Thicke Something Else Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Something Else
Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance
4
Ne-Yo Year Of The Gentleman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Year Of The Gentleman
2
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1
PEAK POSITION
3
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1
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2
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6
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Recession
4
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1
PEAK POSITION
6
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7
Joe Joe Thomas, New Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Joe Thomas, New Man
3
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3
PEAK POSITION
2
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8
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter III
5
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1
PEAK POSITION
18
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Gains in performance
6
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1
PEAK POSITION
6
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10
Eric Benet Love & Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love & Life
9
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2
PEAK POSITION
4
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11
Nelly Brass Knuckles Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brass Knuckles
7
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2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
12
DJ Khaled We Global Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Global
8
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4
PEAK POSITION
3
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13
Big Kuntry King My Turn To Eat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Turn To Eat
Gains in performance
14
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
11
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3
PEAK POSITION
70
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15
Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I See It
10
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8
PEAK POSITION
3
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16
LL Cool J Exit 13 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exit 13
13
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3
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
17
Marvin Sapp Thirsty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
14
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4
PEAK POSITION
46
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Gains in performance
18
Z-Ro Crack Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crack
12
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12
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2
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19
Dem Franchize Boyz Our World, Our Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Our World, Our Way
Gains in performance
20
Murs Murs For President Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Murs For President
Gains in performance
21
Plies Definition Of Real Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Definition Of Real
17
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2
PEAK POSITION
17
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22
Various Artists WOW Gospel Essentials: All-Time Favorite Songs Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
WOW Gospel Essentials: All-Time Favorite Songs
45
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22
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
23
Ice Cube Raw Footage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Raw Footage
15
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1
PEAK POSITION
7
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24
Al Green Lay It Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lay It Down
38
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3
PEAK POSITION
19
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Gains in performance
25
Usher Here I Stand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Here I Stand
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
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Gains in performance
26
Solange Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams
18
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3
PEAK POSITION
6
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27
T.I. A King Of Oneself (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A King Of Oneself (EP)
Gains in performance
28
Nas Untitled Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Untitled
19
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1
PEAK POSITION
12
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29
David Banner The Greatest Story Ever Told Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Greatest Story Ever Told
23
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3
PEAK POSITION
12
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30
Estelle Shine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine
25
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6
PEAK POSITION
23
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Gains in performance
31
Lloyd Lessons In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lessons In Love
22
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1
PEAK POSITION
9
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32
Noel Gourdin After My Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
After My Time
32
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4
PEAK POSITION
11
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Gains in performance
33
Keyshia Cole Just Like You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Like You
26
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1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Chris Brown Exclusive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exclusive
24
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2
PEAK POSITION
48
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35
Heltah Skeltah D.I.R.T. (Da Incredible Rap Team) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
D.I.R.T. (Da Incredible Rap Team)
Gains in performance
36
DAY26 DAY26 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAY26
36
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1
PEAK POSITION
28
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Gains in performance
37
Tina Turner Tina! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gains in performance
38
Various Artists N.W.A And Their Family Tree Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
N.W.A And Their Family Tree
Gains in performance
39
Alicia Keys As I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
39
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1
PEAK POSITION
47
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Gains in performance
40
Aphilliates Music Group And Drama Proudly Present Willie The Kid Absolute Greatness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Absolute Greatness
Aphilliates Music Group And Drama Proudly Present Willie The Kid
Gains in performance
41
B.G. & Chopper City Boyz Life In The Concrete Jungle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life In The Concrete Jungle
B.G. & Chopper City Boyz
20
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12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
42
Kenny Lattimore Timeless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
30
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6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
43
Ashanti The Declaration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Declaration
33
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2
PEAK POSITION
18
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Gains in performance
44
Terrence Howard Shine Through It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine Through It
29
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6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
45
Rick Ross Trilla Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
37
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1
PEAK POSITION
31
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Gains in performance
46
Danity Kane Welcome To The Dollhouse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dollhouse
34
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PEAK POSITION
29
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47
Gucci Mane Hood Classics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Classics
16
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16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
48
Three 6 Mafia Last 2 Walk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Last 2 Walk
27
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2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
49
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
60
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1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
50
2 Krayze 2 Krayze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2 Krayze
61
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50
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2
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Gains in performance
51
Mary J. Blige Growing Pains Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Growing Pains
42
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1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART
52
Lyfe Jennings Lyfe Change Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lyfe Change
49
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1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
53
Slim Thug Presents Boss Hogg Outlawz Back By Blockular Demand: Serve & Collect II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back By Blockular Demand: Serve & Collect II
40
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7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
52
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1
PEAK POSITION
25
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55
Donnie Klang Just A Rolling Stone Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just A Rolling Stone
35
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5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
56
The-Dream Love/Hate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love/Hate
46
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5
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART
57
Ledisi Lost & Found Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost & Found
48
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10
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART
58
Bun-B II Trill Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
II Trill
50
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1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
59
Dwele ...Sketches Of A Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
...Sketches Of A Man
55
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7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
60
Natalie Cole Still Unforgettable Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Unforgettable
41
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
61
Kardinal Offishall Not 4 Sale Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
51
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
62
Janelle Monae Metropolis: The Chase Suite (Special Edition) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Metropolis: The Chase Suite (Special Edition)
78
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20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
63
Flobots Fight With Tools Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fight With Tools
43
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
64
Wayne Brady A Long Time Coming Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Long Time Coming
47
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37
PEAK POSITION
3
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65
Chrome Project Landlord Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Project Landlord
Gains in performance
66
Raheem DeVaughn Love Behind The Melody Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Behind The Melody
44
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1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART
68
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
22
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Gains in performance
68
Flo Rida Mail On Sunday Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mail On Sunday
65
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
69
Karina First Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
First Love
54
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11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
70
Yung Berg Look What You Made Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Look What You Made Me
62
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
71
Dave Hollister Witness Protection Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Witness Protection
63
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9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
72
G Unit T*O*S (Terminate On Sight) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T*O*S (Terminate On Sight)
57
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2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
73
Scarface The Best Of Scarface Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Best Of Scarface
69
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
74
Kanye West Graduation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Graduation
75
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
75
Lalah Hathaway Self Portrait Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Self Portrait
28
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
76
Ne-Yo Because Of You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Because Of You
70
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
77
Shwayze Shwayze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shwayze
56
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5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
78
Plies The Real Testament Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Testament
66
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART
79
Jaheim The Makings Of A Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Makings Of A Man
59
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART
80
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
88
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
81
Keith Sweat Just Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
90
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
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Gains in performance
82
Colby O'Donis Colby O Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
53
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
83
Trina Still Da Baddest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Da Baddest
83
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
84
Trey Songz Trey Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trey Day
96
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
85
N*E*R*D Seeing Sounds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Seeing Sounds
67
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
86
CeCe Winans Thy Kingdom Come Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thy Kingdom Come
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LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
87
Kirk Franklin The Fight Of My Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fight Of My Life
74
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART
88
V.I.C. Beast Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beast
64
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
79
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART
72
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART
91
Regina Belle Love Forever Shines Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Forever Shines
80
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
92
Anthony David Acey Duecy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Acey Duecy
77
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
93
Haystak Hard 2 Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard 2 Love
82
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28
PEAK POSITION
6
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31
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
2
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95
ABN It Is What It Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
It Is What It Is
71
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
96
Jagged Edge Baby Makin' Project Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baby Makin' Project
-
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
97
JAY-Z American Gangster Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Gangster
94
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART
98
Soulja Boy Tell'em souljaboytellem.com Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
souljaboytellem.com
97
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
50
WEEKS ON CHART
99
Various Artists Origianl American Classics: R&B Greats Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Origianl American Classics: R&B Greats
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LAST WEEK
93
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
100
GZA/Genius Pro Tools Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pro Tools
86
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
7
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