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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
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Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Alicia Keys HERE Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
HERE
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:
RCA
2
Jeezy Trap Or Die 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trap Or Die 3
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | YJ
3
Common Black America Again Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black America Again
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTium
4
Beyonce Lemonade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lemonade
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

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

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Saint
6
Drake Views Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Views
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
7
Meek Mill DC4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DC4
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Maybach/Atlantic
8
Tinashe Nightride Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nightride
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
9
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
10
A$AP Mob Cozy Tapes, Vol. 1: Friends Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cozy Tapes, Vol. 1: Friends
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
11
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sremmlife 2
20  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
12
Rihanna ANTI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ANTI
11  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
13
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Islah
10  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
14
Usher Hard II Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hard II Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
15
Maxwell blackSUMMERS'night  Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
blackSUMMERS'night
13  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Big Scoob H.O.G. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
H.O.G.
Last
16  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RBC | Strange
17
The Game 1992 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
1992
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Fifth Amendment/Blood Money
18
The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beauty Behind The Madness
14  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
19
Gucci Mane Everybody Looking Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Everybody Looking
18  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Guwop/Atlantic
20
DJ Khaled Major Key Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Major Key
16  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
21
CZARFACE A Fistful Of Peril Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Fistful Of Peril
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Silver Age
22
Kirk Franklin Losing My Religion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Losing My Religion
29  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fo Yo Soul/RCA/RCA Inspiration
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
23  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
24
Fantasia The Definition Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Definition Of...
21  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
25
Frank Ocean Blonde Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blonde
28  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boys Don't Cry
26
R. Kelly 12 Nights Of Christmas Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
12 Nights Of Christmas
34  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
27
Mac Miller The Divine Feminine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Divine Feminine
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Tory Lanez I Told You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Told You
22  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Mad Love/Interscope
29
After 7 Timeless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Timeless
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne | Rose Works
30
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
32  Last
Peak
90  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
31
Keith Sweat Dress To Impress Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dress To Impress
19  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED Associated Labels | Baseline/KDS
32
ScHoolboy Q Blank Face LP Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Blank Face LP
25  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Interscope
33
G-Eazy When It's Dark Out Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
When It's Dark Out
31  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
34
Sims More Than Ever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Than Ever
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Doomtree
35
Ro James Eldorado Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Eldorado
33  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | ByStorm
36
De La Soul and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
and the ANONYMOUS NOBODY
36  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AWAL-Kobalt | AOI
37
A Boogie Wit da Hoodie TBA (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
TBA (EP)
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Highbridge The Label
38
La Coka Nostra To Thine Own Self Be True Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
To Thine Own Self Be True
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fat Beats
39
Don Chief The Return Of Chief Lucas Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Return Of Chief Lucas
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eat Greedy
40
Logic Bobby Tarantino Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bobby Tarantino
45  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
41
Danny Brown Atrocity Exhibition Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Atrocity Exhibition
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warp
42
Keke Palmer Lauren (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lauren (EP)
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island
43
Soundtrack Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Straight Outta Compton: Music From The Motion Picture
37  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ruthless/Priority
44
PARTYNEXTDOOR PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 (P3)
40  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | OVO Sound
45
Andra Day Cheers To The Fall Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cheers To The Fall
44  Last
Peak
59  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
59
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Buskin
46
Anderson .Paak Malibu Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Malibu
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | OBE/ARTclub/Steel Wool
47
MO3 Shottaz Reloaded Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Shottaz Reloaded
38  Last
23  Peak
22  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mo3 Media
48
YG Still Brazy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Brazy
35  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | 4Hunnid/CTE
49
NxWorries Yes Lawd! Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Yes Lawd!
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stones Throw
50
Future DS2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DS2
43  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
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