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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Life Is Good
Imprint/Promotion Label
IDJMG | Def Jam

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1
Nas Life Is Good Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Is Good
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Def Jam
2
Frank Ocean Channel Orange Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Channel Orange
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
3
Various Artists Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Maybach Music Group Presents: Self Made 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maybach/Def Jam
4
Chris Brown Fortune Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fortune
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
Usher Looking 4 Myself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Looking 4 Myself
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Jennifer Lopez Dance Again ... The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dance Again ... The Hits
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
7
Nicki Minaj Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
8
R. Kelly Write Me Back Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Write Me Back
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
9
Soundtrack Project X Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Project X
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower
10
Drake Take Care Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take Care
10  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
11
Rihanna Talk That Talk Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Talk That Talk
Last
Peak
36  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
12
Dr. Kokastien Dr. Kokastien Hosted By DJ King Assassin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dr. Kokastien Hosted By DJ King Assassin
Dr. Kokastien
20  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
66
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BudeBoy
13
B.o.B Strange Clouds Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Strange Clouds
12  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | RebelRock/Grand Hustle/Atlantic
14
8Ball Life's Quest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life's Quest
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Push Management
15
Future Pluto Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pluto
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
16
Emeli Sande Our Version Of Events Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Our Version Of Events
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
17
Joshua Ledet American Idol: Season 11: Highlights (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Idol: Season 11: Highlights (EP)
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | 19/Interscope
18
Lil Wayne Tha Carter IV Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tha Carter IV
18  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
19
Jay Z Kanye West Watch The Throne Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Watch The Throne
Jay Z Kanye West
17  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roc-A-Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam
20
Waka Flocka Flame Triple F Life: Fans Friends & Family Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Triple F Life: Fans Friends & Family
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Brick Squad Monopoly
21
Tyga Careless World: Rise Of The Last King Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Careless World: Rise Of The Last King
15  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
22
Pitbull Planet Pit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Planet Pit
19  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J
23
Young Jeezy TM:103: Hustlerz Ambition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
TM:103: Hustlerz Ambition
21  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | CTE/Def Jam
24
Tony Testa Murda Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Murda Machine
56  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
56
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rakit
25
Kokane The Legend Continues Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Legend Continues
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
55
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BudeBoy
26
Mary Mary Go Get It (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Go Get It (Soundtrack)
22  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | My Block
27
Aesop Rock Skelethon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Skelethon
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhymesayers
28
Wiz Khalifa Rolling Papers Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rolling Papers
24  Last
Peak
70  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
70
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
29
Beyonce 4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
4
26  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
30
Mary J. Blige My Life II...The Journey Continues (Act 1) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Life II...The Journey Continues (Act 1)
25  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Matriarch/Geffen
31
Big K.R.I.T. Live From The Underground Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Live From The Underground
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Cinematic/Def Jam
32
Anthony Hamilton Back To Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To Love
33  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
33
J. Cole Cole World: The Sideline Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cole World: The Sideline Story
31  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Roc Nation
34
Mac Miller Blue Slide Park Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blue Slide Park
38  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rostrum
35
Eric Benet The One Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The One
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jordan House | Primary Wave
36
KC And The Sunshine Band Flashback With KC And The Sunshine Band Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flashback With KC And The Sunshine Band
40  Last
33  Peak
28  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino | Flashback
37
Monica New Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
New Life
36  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
38
Bad Meets Evil Hell: The Sequel (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hell: The Sequel (EP)
37  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Interscope
39
Childish Gambino Camp Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Camp
43  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
40
Curren$Y The Stoned Immaculate Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Stoned Immaculate
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
41
Amy Winehouse Lioness: Hidden Treasures Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lioness: Hidden Treasures
47  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
42
Soundtrack Think Like A Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Think Like A Man
48  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
43
Melanie Fiona The MF Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The MF Life
35  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | SRC
44
Wale Ambition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ambition
41  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maybach
45
Kid Ink Up & Away Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Up & Away
42  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tha Alumni Group
46
Tank This Is How I Feel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is How I Feel
39  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | MoGame/Atlantic
47
Odd Future The OF Tape Vol. 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The OF Tape Vol. 2
49  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Odd Future
48
Kem Intimacy: Album III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Intimacy: Album III
45  Last
Peak
103  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
103
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
49
Travis Porter From Day 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
From Day 1
52  Last
Peak
Weeks
52
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Porter House
50
Tyrese Open Invitation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Open Invitation
50  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Voltron Recordz
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