Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Sales Data 1

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).

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1 Last Week: --

Beyonce

Beyonce
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 1
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: --

Black Panties

R. Kelly
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: --

Because The Internet

Childish Gambino
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 1

The Marshall Mathers LP 2

Eminem
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
5 Last Week: 2

A Mary Christmas

Mary J. Blige
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 3

Nothing Was The Same

Drake
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
7 Last Week: 4

The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2)

Justin Timberlake
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
8 Last Week: 6

The Best Man Holiday

Soundtrack
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 7
9 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 62
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
11 Last Week: 8

Blurred Lines

Robin Thicke
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 21
12 Last Week: 9

Love And War

Tamar Braxton
Last Week 9
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
13 Last Week: 12

The 20/20 Experience

Justin Timberlake
Last Week 12
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 40
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 14

Love In The Future

John Legend
Last Week 14
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13

B.O.A.T.S. II #METIME

2 Chainz
Last Week 13
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
16 Last Week: 17

Sail Out (EP)

Jhene Aiko
Last Week 17
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 15

Ellen's I'm Gonna Make You Dance Jams

Various Artists
Last Week 15
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 5
18 Last Week: 5

Call Me Crazy, But... (EP)

Sevyn Streeter
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 2
19 Last Week: --

The Block Brochure: Welcome To The Soil 4

E-40
Last Week --
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: --

The Block Brochure: Welcome To The Soil 5

E-40
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: --

The Block Brochure: Welcome To The Soil 6

E-40
Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 18

Magna Carta... Holy Grail

JAY-Z
Last Week 18
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
24 Last Week: 16

Winter Loversland

Tamar Braxton
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 5
25 Last Week: 19

good kid, m.A.A.d city

Kendrick Lamar
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 60
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: --

The Block Brochure: Welcome To The Soil: Parts 4, 5 & 6

E-40
Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: --

7 Days Of Funk

7 Days Of Funk
Last Week --
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: --

Art Of War: WW III

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Last Week --
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 23

Rebellious Soul

K. Michelle
Last Week 23
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 24

Unapologetic

Rihanna
Last Week 24
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 56
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 22

Three Kings

TGT
Last Week 22
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
32 Last Week: 21

My Name Is My Name

Pusha T
Last Week 21
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10
33 Last Week: 26

The Electric Lady

Janelle Monae
Last Week 26
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 29

Born Sinner

J. Cole
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 26
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 25

Stay Trippy

Juicy J
Last Week 25
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
36 Last Week: 20

Knock Madness

Hopsin
Last Week 20
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 4
37 Last Week: 32

Appreciation Day

Jaheim
Last Week 32
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 31
Last Week 31
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 9
39 Last Week: 33

I Am Not A Human Being II

Lil Wayne
Last Week 33
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 37
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: 28

Kiss Land

The Weeknd
Last Week 28
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
41 Last Week: 27

Ray Charles Forever

Ray Charles
Last Week 27
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 12
42 Last Week: 36

Long.Live.A$AP

A$AP Rocky
Last Week 36
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 48
  • Gains in performance
43 Last Week: 30

Savage Life 4

Webbie
Last Week 30
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 4
44 Last Week: --

Understand Me (EP)

Problem
Last Week --
Peak Position 44
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
45 Last Week: 34

Tyler Perry's A Madea's Christmas Album

Soundtrack
Last Week 34
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 3
46 Last Week: 35

Our Version Of Events

Emeli Sande
Last Week 35
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 80
47 Last Week: 39

Trilogy

The Weeknd
Last Week 39
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 57
  • Gains in performance
48 Last Week: 41

Downtown: Life Under The Gun (EP)

August Alsina
Last Week 41
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
49 Last Week: --

Back To The Basics (EP)

Twista
Last Week --
Peak Position 49
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
50 Last Week: 37

Suffering From Success

DJ Khaled
Last Week 37
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8