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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
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
PARTYNEXTDOOR Two
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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PARTYNEXTDOOR PARTYNEXTDOOR Two Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
PARTYNEXTDOOR Two
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
2
Trey Songz Trigga Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trigga
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Songbook/Atlantic
3
Iggy Azalea The New Classic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The New Classic
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Turn First/Hustle Gang
4
Michael Jackson Xscape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Xscape
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | MJJ
5
Common Nobody's Smiling Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nobody's Smiling
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTium
6
Pharrell Williams G I R L Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
G I R L
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | i am OTHER
7
John Legend Love In The Future Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love In The Future
Last
Peak
48  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | G.O.O.D.
8
Dark Lotus The Mud, Water, Air And Blood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Mud, Water, Air And Blood
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Psychopathic
9
August Alsina Testimony Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Testimony
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | NNTME MuCo.
10
Shabazz Palaces Lese Majesty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lese Majesty
Last
10  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
11
Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Marshall Mathers LP 2
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Web/Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
12
Beyonce Beyonce Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beyonce
11  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
13
James Brown Get On Up: The James Brown Story (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Get On Up: The James Brown Story (Soundtrack)
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Polydor
14
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
These Things Happen
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
15
Marsha Ambrosius Friends & Lovers Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Friends & Lovers
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
16
Aloe Blacc Lift Your Spirit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lift Your Spirit
26  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Aloe Blacc/XIX/Interscope
17
Childish Gambino Because The Internet Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Because The Internet
13  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
18
ScHoolboy Q Oxymoron Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Oxymoron
14  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
19
Drake Nothing Was The Same Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nothing Was The Same
12  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
20
50 Cent Animal Ambition: An Untamed Desire To Win Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Animal Ambition: An Untamed Desire To Win
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G-Unit
21
Sir Michael Rocks Banco Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Banco
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | 6 Cell Phones
22
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The 20/20 Experience (2 Of 2)
17  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
23
YG My Krazy Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Krazy Life
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Pushaz Ink/CTE
24
Jhene Aiko Sail Out (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sail Out (EP)
18  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium
25
Mali Music Mali Is Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mali Is
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
26
Robin Thicke Paula Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Paula
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Star Trak/Interscope
27
George Tandy, Jr. The Foundation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Foundation
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | RedStar
28
Jennifer Lopez A.K.A. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A.K.A.
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
29
Gucci Mane The Oddfather Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Oddfather
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
1017 Brick Squad
30
Kid Ink My Own Lane Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Own Lane
27  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Tha Alumni Group/88 Classic
31
Mariah Carey Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse
25  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
32
Joe Bridges Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bridges
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Plaid Takeover
33
Leela James Fall For You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fall For You
23  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | J&T/Shesangz
34
Rick Ross Mastermind Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Mastermind
20  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide
35
Future Honest Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Honest
28  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
36
Various Artists Hits Of The 90's Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hits Of The 90's
34  Last
21  Peak
54  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Drew's Entertainment | Platinum Collection/Turn Up The Music
37
Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The 20/20 Experience
36  Last
Peak
73  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
73
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
38
Toni Braxton & Babyface Love, Marriage & Divorce Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love, Marriage & Divorce
Toni Braxton & Babyface
32  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
39
Migos No Label II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
No Label II
31  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
300 | Quality Control
40
Sam Lachow Huckleberry Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Huckleberry
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sam Lachow
41
JAY-Z Magna Carta... Holy Grail Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Magna Carta... Holy Grail
35  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Roc-A-Fella
42
SoMo SoMo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
SoMo
37  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
43
Yo Gotti I Am Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Am
41  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | CMG
44
R. Kelly Black Panties Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Panties
38  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
45
RiFF RaFF Neon Icon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Neon Icon
39  Last
Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Mad Decent/Theory
46
Ledisi The Truth Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Truth
45  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
VLG | Verve
47
Kanye West Yeezus Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Yeezus
40  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D./Roc-A-Fella
48
Juicy J Stay Trippy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stay Trippy
43  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Kemosabe
49
Mikey360 & Hannibal Leq Upper Echelon Music (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Upper Echelon Music (EP)
Mikey360 & Hannibal Leq
Last
49  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyPlat | ISM/360 Boi
50
Tech N9ne Collabos Strangeulation Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Strangeulation
Tech N9ne Collabos
44  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
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