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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
Trap Or Die 3
Imprint/Promotion Label
Def Jam | YJ
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Jeezy Trap Or Die 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trap Or Die 3
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:
Def Jam | YJ
2
Meek Mill DC4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DC4
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Maybach/Atlantic
3
Beyonce Lemonade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lemonade
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
4
A$AP Mob Cozy Tapes, Vol. 1: Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cozy Tapes, Vol. 1: Friends
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
5
Drake Views Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Views
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
6
A Boogie Wit da Hoodie TBA (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
TBA (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Highbridge The Label
7
Usher Hard II Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard II Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
8
Solange A Seat At The Table Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Seat At The Table
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
9
The Game 1992 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
1992
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
10
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Islah
10  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
11
Rihanna ANTI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ANTI
11  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
12
Vinnie Paz Cornerstone Of The Corner Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cornerstone Of The Corner
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Enemy Soil
13
Maxwell blackSUMMERS'night  Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
blackSUMMERS'night
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
14
The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beauty Behind The Madness
16  Last
Peak
62  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
15
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
19  Last
Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
16
DJ Khaled Major Key Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Major Key
15  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
17
After 7 Timeless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timeless
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Rose Works
18
Gucci Mane Everybody Looking Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Everybody Looking
14  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Guwop/Atlantic
19
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dress To Impress
27  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
20
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sremmlife 2
26  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
21
Fantasia The Definition Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Definition Of...
23  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
22
Tory Lanez I Told You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Told You
25  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mad Love/Interscope
23
Bryson Tiller T R A P S O U L Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
T R A P S O U L
22  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
24
Danny Brown Atrocity Exhibition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Atrocity Exhibition
29  Last
Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
25
ScHoolboy Q Blank Face LP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blank Face LP
28  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
26
Joe Budden Rage & The Machine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rage & The Machine
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Mood Muzik
27
Mac Miller The Divine Feminine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Divine Feminine
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blonde
18  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
29
Kirk Franklin Losing My Religion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Losing My Religion
20  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fo Yo Soul/RCA/RCA Inspiration
30
NxWorries Yes Lawd! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Yes Lawd!
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stones Throw
31
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When It's Dark Out
30  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
32
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
24  Last
Peak
89  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
89
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
33
Ro James Eldorado Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eldorado
34  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
34
R. Kelly 12 Nights Of Christmas Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
12 Nights Of Christmas
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
35
YG Still Brazy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Brazy
36  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | 4Hunnid/CTE
36
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
31  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
37
Soundtrack Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture
41  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ruthless/Priority
38
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
42  Last
23  Peak
21  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
39
Yo Gotti The Art Of Hustle Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Art Of Hustle
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | CMG
40
PARTYNEXTDOOR PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3)
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
41
The Olympians The Olympians Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Olympians
Last
41  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Daptone
42
Eric Benet Eric Benet Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eric Benet
35  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Jordan House/Primary Wave
43
Future DS2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DS2
37  Last
Peak
68  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
68
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
44
Andra Day Cheers To The Fall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cheers To The Fall
33  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Buskin
45
Logic Bobby Tarantino Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bobby Tarantino
38  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
46
Anthony Hamilton What I'm Feelin' Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
What I'm Feelin'
43  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Mister's Music
47
Kendrick Lamar untitled unmastered. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
untitled unmastered.
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
48
Chris Brown Royalty Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Royalty
49  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
49
21 Savage & Metro Boomin Savage Mode Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Savage Mode
21 Savage & Metro Boomin
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slaughter Gang
50
Saba Bucket List Project Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bucket List Project
50  Last
50  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Saba Pivot
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