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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
DS2
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Future DS2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DS2
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
2
Tyrese Black Rose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Rose
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Voltron Recordz
3
Meek Mill Dreams Worth More Than Money Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreams Worth More Than Money
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Maybach/Atlantic
4
Drake If You're Reading This It's Too Late Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
If You're Reading This It's Too Late
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
5
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
6
Miguel Wildheart Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wildheart
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm/Black Ice
7
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
8
Leon Bridges Coming Home Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coming Home
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | LisaSawyer63
9
Rae Sremmurd SremmLife Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
SremmLife
26  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
10
A$AP Rocky AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
AT.LONG.LAST.A$AP
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
11
G-Eazy These Things Happen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
These Things Happen
27  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest percentage gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
12
Boosie BadAzz Touch Down 2 Cause Hell Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Touch Down 2 Cause Hell
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Trill/Atlantic
13
Big Sean Dark Sky Paradise Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dark Sky Paradise
12  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
14
Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Pinkprint
16  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
15
Sevyn Streeter Shoulda Been There, Pt. 1 (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shoulda Been There, Pt. 1 (EP)
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | CBE/Atlantic
16
Soundtrack Empire: Original Soundtrack From Season 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Empire: Original Soundtrack From Season 1
15  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | 20th Century Fox
17
Joell Ortiz & !llmind human. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
human.
Joell Ortiz & !llmind
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roseville | YAOWA! Nation
18
Trey Songz Trigga Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trigga
18  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Songbook/Atlantic
19
Jamie Foxx Hollywood: A Story Of A Dozen Roses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hollywood: A Story Of A Dozen Roses
19  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | JB Entertainment
20
Ne-Yo Non-Fiction Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Non-Fiction
35  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
34
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Compound Ent./Motown
21
Tamia Love Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Life
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Plus 1
22
YelaWolf Love Story Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Love Story
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Slumerican/Shady/Interscope
23
Wale The Album About Nothing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Album About Nothing
29  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Every Blue Moon/Maybach/Atlantic
24
Jill Scott Golden Moments Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Golden Moments
39  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
39
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hidden Beach
25
Tech N9ne Special Effects Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Special Effects
20  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
26
Vince Staples Summertime '06 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Summertime '06
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTium
27
Soundtrack Furious 7 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Furious 7
22  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Universal Studios/Atlantic
28
Ghostface Killah Adrian Younge Presents: Twelve Reasons To Die II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Adrian Younge Presents: Twelve Reasons To Die II
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Linear Labs
29
Run The Jewels Run The Jewels 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Run The Jewels 2
46  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
46
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mass Appeal | Productomart
30
Charlie Wilson Forever Charlie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Forever Charlie
32  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | P Music
31
Mariah Carey #1 To Infinity Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
#1 To Infinity
23  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
33
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia/Epic
32
Ciara Jackie Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jackie
43  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
45
PREVIOUS WEEK
43
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
33
Lyfe Jennings Tree Of Lyfe Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tree Of Lyfe
28  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels
34
Stacy Barthe BEcoming Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
BEcoming
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Home School/Motown
35
Ludacris Ludaversal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ludaversal
49  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
48
PREVIOUS WEEK
49
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | DTP
36
Kid Ink Full Speed Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Full Speed
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Tha Alumni Group/88 Classic
37
Wiz Khalifa Blacc Hollywood Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blacc Hollywood
37  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
39
PREVIOUS WEEK
37
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rostrum/Atlantic
38
Rick Ross Hood Billionaire Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hood Billionaire
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Maybach/Slip-N-Slide
39
Lil Durk Remember My Name Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Remember My Name
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam
40
Logic Under Pressure Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Under Pressure
40  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
35
PREVIOUS WEEK
40
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
41
Jeezy Seen It All: The Autobiography Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Seen It All: The Autobiography
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
50
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | CTE
42
The Internet Ego Death Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ego Death
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
34
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Odd Future
43
Chris Brown & Tyga Fan Of A Fan: The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Fan Of A Fan: The Album
Chris Brown & Tyga
48  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
40
PREVIOUS WEEK
48
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Young Money/Cash Money
44
Kem Promise To Love: Album IV Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Promise To Love: Album IV
36  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Kemistry/Motown
45
ScHoolboy Q Oxymoron Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Oxymoron
Last
Peak
63  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
46
Snoop Dogg BUSH Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
BUSH
38  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
38
PREVIOUS WEEK
38
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Doggystyle/i am OTHER
47
Johnny Gill Game Changer Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Game Changer
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
J Skillz
48
D'Angelo And The Vanguard Black Messiah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Messiah
D'Angelo And The Vanguard
45  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
36
PREVIOUS WEEK
45
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
49
Jodeci The Past, The Present, The Future Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Past, The Present, The Future
42  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
42
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Sphnix
50
Slim Thug Hogg Life, Vol. II: Still Surviving Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hogg Life, Vol. II: Still Surviving
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Hogg Life
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