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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
4
WEEKS ON CHART
A Different Me
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Imani/Geffen

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1
Keyshia Cole A Different Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Different Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Imani/Geffen
2
Jamie Foxx Intuition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Intuition
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
3
Beyonce I Am...Sasha Fierce Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am...Sasha Fierce
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
4
Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
808s & Heartbreak
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
5
Anthony Hamilton The Point Of It All Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Point Of It All
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Mister's Music/So So Def
6
Plies Da REAList Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Da REAList
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic
7
T.I. Paper Trail Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paper Trail
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
8
Ludacris Theater Of The Mind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Theater Of The Mind
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | DTP/Def Jam
9
Ne-Yo Year Of The Gentleman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Year Of The Gentleman
11  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
10
Akon Freedom Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Freedom
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
11
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter III
14  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
12
Musiq Soulchild onmyradio Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
onmyradio
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
13
T-Pain Thr33 Ringz Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thr33 Ringz
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Konvict/Nappy Boy/Jive
14
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Recession
18  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
15
Seal Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 143
16
Rihanna Good Girl Gone Bad Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Girl Gone Bad
21  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | SRP
17
Jazmine Sullivan Fearless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fearless
15  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
18
Common Universal Mind Control Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Universal Mind Control
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | G.O.O.D./Geffen
19
DJ Skribble Total Club Hits 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Total Club Hits 2
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Thrive | ThriveDance
20
John Legend Evolver Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Evolver
20  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | G.O.O.D./Columbia
21
Brandy Human Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Human
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Knockout/eOne/Epic
22
Scarface Emeritus Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Emeritus
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Rap-A-Lot/Rap-A-Lot 4 Life
23
Brutha Brutha Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Brutha
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Goodfellas/Def Jam
24
Jennifer Hudson Jennifer Hudson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jennifer Hudson
25  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
25
Avant Avant Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Avant
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
26
Usher Here I Stand Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Here I Stand
29  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
27
Soulja Boy Tell'em iSouljaBoyTellem Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
iSouljaBoyTellem
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/Interscope
28
Soundtrack Cadillac Records Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cadillac Records
28  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
29
Mary Mary The Sound Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound
31  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
30
Robin Thicke Something Else Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Something Else
23  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
31
The Game LAX Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
LAX
27  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Geffen
32
Lil Wayne & DJ Drama Gangsta Grillz: Dedication 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gangsta Grillz: Dedication 3
Lil Wayne & DJ Drama
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Aphilliates
33
E-40 The Ball Street Journal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Ball Street Journal
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sick Wid It/BME/Reprise
34
Marvin Sapp Thirsty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Thirsty
34  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Verity
35
DJ Khaled Presents Ace Hood Gutta Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gutta
DJ Khaled Presents Ace Hood
33  Last
Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | We The Best/Def Jam
36
Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I See It
35  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
37
Slim Love's Crazy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love's Crazy
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | M3
38
Q-Tip The Renaissance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Renaissance
37  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
39
Keyshia Cole Just Like You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Like You
39  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Confidential/Imani/Geffen
40
DJ Khaled We Global Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Global
43  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | We The Best/Terror Squad
41
Estelle Shine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shine
50  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Home School/Atlantic
42
Alicia Keys As I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
As I Am
48  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | MBK/J
43
Eric Benet Love & Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love & Life
38  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Friday/Reprise
44
Wayne Brady A Long Time Coming Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Long Time Coming
51  Last
20  Peak
17  Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Peak
45
Jaheim Classic Jaheim Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Classic Jaheim Vol. 1
46  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Divine Mill
46
Joe Joe Thomas, New Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Joe Thomas, New Man
49  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
51
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kedar | 563
47
Mary J. Blige Growing Pains Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Growing Pains
55  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
55
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
48
Deborah Cox The Promise Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Promise
41  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
56
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Deco
49
Chris Brown Exclusive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Exclusive
42  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Jive
50
Mint Condition E-Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
E-Life
54  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
54
LAST WEEK
64
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Image | Caged Bird
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