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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
58
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Paper Trail
Imprint/Promotion Label
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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T.I. Paper Trail Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paper Trail
58  Last
Peak
Weeks
58
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
2
Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jennifer Hudson
73  Last
Peak
Weeks
73
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
3
Robin Thicke Something Else Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Something Else
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:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
4
Ne-Yo Year Of The Gentleman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Year Of The Gentleman
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
5
Jazmine Sullivan Fearless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fearless
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
6
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Recession
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
7
Joe Joe Thomas, New Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Joe Thomas, New Man
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar | 563
8
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter III
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
9
The Game LAX Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LAX
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Geffen
10
Eric Benet Love & Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love & Life
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Friday/Reprise
11
Nelly Brass Knuckles Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brass Knuckles
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Derrty/Universal
12
DJ Khaled We Global Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Global
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | We The Best/Terror Squad
13
Big Kuntry King My Turn To Eat Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Turn To Eat
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
14
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
11  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
15
Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I See It
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
16
LL Cool J Exit 13 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exit 13
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
17
Marvin Sapp Thirsty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thirsty
14  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Verity
18
Z-Ro Crack Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crack
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rap-A-Lot 4 Life | J Prince/KOTG
19
Dem Franchize Boyz Our World, Our Way Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Our World, Our Way
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Koch
20
Murs Murs For President Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Murs For President
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
21
Plies Definition Of Real Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Definition Of Real
17  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
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  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI CMG | Curb-Word/Verity
23
Ice Cube Raw Footage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Raw Footage
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lench Mob
24
Al Green Lay It Down Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lay It Down
38  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note
25
Usher Here I Stand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Here I Stand
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
26
Solange Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Music World/Geffen
27
T.I. A King Of Oneself (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A King Of Oneself (EP)
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
28
Nas Untitled Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Untitled
19  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam/Columbia
29
David Banner The Greatest Story Ever Told Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Greatest Story Ever Told
23  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | b.i.G. f.a.c.e./SRC/Universal Motown
30
Estelle Shine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine
25  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Home School/Atlantic
31
Lloyd Lessons In Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lessons In Love
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Young-Goldie/The Inc./Universal Motown
32
Noel Gourdin After My Time Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
After My Time
32  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Epic
33
Keyshia Cole Just Like You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Like You
26  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Confidential/Imani/Geffen
34
Chris Brown Exclusive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exclusive
24  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Jive
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)
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Duck Down | Boot Camp
36
DAY26 DAY26 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAY26
36  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
37
Tina Turner Tina! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tina!
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
38
Various Artists N.W.A And Their Family Tree Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
N.W.A And Their Family Tree
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Priority
39
Alicia Keys As I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
As I Am
39  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | MBK/J
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
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Aphilliates/Embassy
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  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Chopper City
42
Kenny Lattimore Timeless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timeless
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
43
Ashanti The Declaration Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Declaration
33  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | The Inc./Universal Motown
44
Terrence Howard Shine Through It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine Through It
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Gentry/Columbia
45
Rick Ross Trilla Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trilla
37  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
46
Danity Kane Welcome To The Dollhouse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Welcome To The Dollhouse
34  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
47
Gucci Mane Hood Classics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Classics
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Big Cat
48
Three 6 Mafia Last 2 Walk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Last 2 Walk
27  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Hypnotize Minds/Columbia
49
T.I. T.I. Vs T.I.P. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T.I. Vs T.I.P.
60  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
60
LAST WEEK
57
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
50
2 Krayze 2 Krayze Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2 Krayze
61  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
61
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ennuye
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