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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
DAMN.
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Kendrick Lamar DAMN. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAMN.
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Drake More Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Life
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
3
Bruno Mars 24K Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
24K Magic
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
4
Future FUTURE Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FUTURE
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
5
Soundtrack The Fate Of The Furious: The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fate Of The Furious: The Album
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Universal Studios/Artist Partners Group/Atlantic
6
Migos Culture Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Culture
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Quality Control/300
7
Playboi Carti Playboi Carti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Playboi Carti
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | AWGE/Interscope
8
Kodak Black Painting Pictures Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Painting Pictures
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Dollaz N Dealz/Atlantic
9
The Weeknd Starboy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starboy
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
10
Post Malone Stoney Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stoney
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
11
Khalid American Teen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Teen
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
12
Big Sean I Decided. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Decided.
10  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
13
Drake Views Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Views
12  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
14
Future HNDRXX Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
HNDRXX
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
15
Joey Bada$$ All-Amerikkkan Bada$$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All-Amerikkkan Bada$$
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cinematic | Pro Era
16
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
15  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
17
Kendrick Lamar good kid, m.A.A.d city Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
good kid, m.A.A.d city
23  Last
Peak
93  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
93
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
18
J. Cole 4 Your Eyez Only Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
4 Your Eyez Only
22  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Dreamville
19
Rihanna ANTI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ANTI
17  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
20
Rick Ross Rather You Than Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rather You Than Me
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Maybach
21
Chance The Rapper Coloring Book Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coloring Book
19  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chance The Rapper
22
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sremmlife 2
20  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
23
Trey Songz Tremaine The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tremaine The Album
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
24
Childish Gambino "Awaken, My Love!" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
"Awaken, My Love!"
25  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
25
Kendrick Lamar To Pimp A Butterfly Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
To Pimp A Butterfly
48  Last
Peak
81  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
26
The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beauty Behind The Madness
27  Last
Peak
86  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
27
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
32  Last
Peak
113  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
113
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
28
Various Artists Epic Lit (Version 3) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Epic Lit (Version 3)
26  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
29
Michael Jackson The Essential Michael Jackson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Essential Michael Jackson
30  Last
29  Peak
15  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Epic
30
Lil Uzi Vert Lil Uzi Vert Vs. The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lil Uzi Vert Vs. The World
34  Last
18  Peak
32  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
31
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
29  Last
Peak
82  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
82
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
32
Bob Marley And The Wailers Legend: The Best Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Legend: The Best Of...
45  Last
23  Peak
28  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Tuff Gong/Island
33
Kanye West The Life Of Pablo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Life Of Pablo
28  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
34
6LACK FREE 6LACK Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FREE 6LACK
36  Last
11  Peak
19  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | LVRN/Interscope
35
Beyonce Lemonade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lemonade
37  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
36
Eminem The Eminem Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Eminem Show
41  Last
Peak
117  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
117
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
37
Drake Take Care Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take Care
33  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
38
Kehlani SweetSexySavage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
SweetSexySavage
39  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Tsunami Mob/Atlantic
39
Tee Grizzley My Moment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Moment
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 300
40
NAV NAV Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NAV
38  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
41
21 Savage & Metro Boomin Savage Mode Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Savage Mode
21 Savage & Metro Boomin
35  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slaughter Gang
42
Rich Homie Quan Back To The Basics Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Back To The Basics
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Rich Homiez/Motown
43
YFN Lucci Long Live Nut Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Long Live Nut
24  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Think It's A Game
44
PnB Rock GTTM: Goin Thru The Motions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
GTTM: Goin Thru The Motions
42  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | EMPIRE/Atlantic
45
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Islah
40  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
46
Gucci Mane The Return Of East Atlanta Santa Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Return Of East Atlanta Santa
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Guwop/Atlantic
47
Various Artists This Is A Challenge Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
This Is A Challenge
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
48
Moneybagg Yo & Yo Gotti 2 Federal Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2 Federal
Moneybagg Yo & Yo Gotti
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Be Great | N-Less
49
Drake Nothing Was The Same Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Nothing Was The Same
47  Last
Peak
92  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
92
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
50
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
44  Last
Peak
91  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
91
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
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