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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
The E.N.D.
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Interscope
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
The Black Eyed Peas The E.N.D. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The E.N.D.
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Interscope
2
Pleasure P The Introduction Of Marcus Cooper Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Introduction Of Marcus Cooper
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
3
Eminem Relapse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Relapse
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
4
Teena Marie Congo Square Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Congo Square
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Stax
5
Mos Def The Ecstatic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Ecstatic
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
6
D-Block No Security Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Security
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | D-Block
7
Chrisette Michele Epiphany Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Epiphany
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
8
Keri Hilson In A Perfect World... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
In A Perfect World...
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mosley/Zone 4/Interscope
9
Method Man & Redman Blackout! 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blackout! 2
Method Man & Redman
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Wu-Tang/Def Squad/Def Jam
10
Rick Ross Deeper Than Rap Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Deeper Than Rap
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam
11
DJ Quik & Kurupt BlaQKout Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
BlaQKout
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Mad Science
12
Busta Rhymes Back On My B.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back On My B.S.
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Universal Motown
13
Jamie Foxx Intuition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Intuition
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
14
Beyonce I Am...Sasha Fierce Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am...Sasha Fierce
14  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Music World/Columbia
15
Jadakiss The Last Kiss Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Last Kiss
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Ruff Ryders/D-Block/Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
16
Gucci Mane Murder Was The Case Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Murder Was The Case
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tommy Boy | Big Cat
17
Charlie Wilson Uncle Charlie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Uncle Charlie
18  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | P Music/Jive
18
The-Dream Love V/S Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love V/S Money
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Radio Killa/Def Jam
19
Anthony Hamilton The Point Of It All Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Point Of It All
17  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Mister's Music/So So Def
20
Lionel Richie Just Go Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Just Go
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
21
Ciara Fantasy Ride Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fantasy Ride
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
22
Keyshia Cole A Different Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Different Me
16  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Imani/Geffen
23
Soulja Boy Tell'em iSouljaBoyTellem Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
iSouljaBoyTellem
20  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | ColliPark/Interscope
24
David Waxman UltraHits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
UltraHits
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
25
Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Way I See It
27  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Columbia
26
Mary Mary The Sound Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Sound
24  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | My Block/Columbia
27
Drama Gangsta Grillz: The Album Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Gangsta Grillz: The Album Vol. 2
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Embassy/Aphilliates/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
28
Cam'ron Crime Pays Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Crime Pays
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | Diplomatic Man
29
T.I. Paper Trail Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paper Trail
22  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Grand Hustle/Atlantic
30
Seal Soul Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Soul
26  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 143
31
Lil Wayne Tha Carter III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter III
30  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
32
Musiq Soulchild onmyradio Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
onmyradio
23  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
33
Ruben Studdard Love Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Is
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hickory | 19
34
India.Arie Testimony: Vol. 2, Love & Politics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Testimony: Vol. 2, Love & Politics
37  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SoulBird/Republic
35
Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
808s & Heartbreak
31  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam
36
Prince/Bria Valente Lotus Flow3r/MPLSoUND/Elix3r Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lotus Flow3r/MPLSoUND/Elix3r
Prince/Bria Valente
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NPG
37
DAY26 Forever In A Day Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Forever In A Day
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bad Boy
38
Christelle Debut R&B/Pop EP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Debut R&B/Pop EP
46  Last
28  Peak
12  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Christelle | McGann
39
Vanessa Williams The Real Thing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Real Thing
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord
40
UGK UGK 4 Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
UGK 4 Life
34  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Trill/UGK/Jive
41
Flo Rida R.O.O.T.S. (Route Of Overcoming The Struggle) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
R.O.O.T.S. (Route Of Overcoming The Struggle)
40  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Poe Boy/Atlantic
42
Akon Freedom Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Freedom
48  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Konvict/Upfront/SRC/Universal Motown
43
Young Jeezy The Recession Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Recession
43  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
44
Paul Wall Fast Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fast Life
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | SwishaHouse
45
Gorilla Zoe Don't Feed Da Animals Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Don't Feed Da Animals
28  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Block/Bad Boy South/Bad Boy
46
Solange Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams
21  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Music World/Geffen
47
Ne-Yo Year Of The Gentleman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Year Of The Gentleman
45  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
48
Asher Roth Asleep In The Bread Aisle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Asleep In The Bread Aisle
41  Last
Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | SchoolBoy/Loud/SRC/Universal Motown
49
Slim Thug Boss Of All Bosses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Boss Of All Bosses
44  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Boss Hogg Outlawz
50
Electrik Red How To Be A Lady: Volume 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
How To Be A Lady: Volume 1
38  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Radio Killa/Def Jam
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