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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
3
WEEKS ON CHART
DAMN.
Imprint/Promotion Label
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope

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1
Kendrick Lamar DAMN. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAMN.
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
2
Mary J. Blige Strength Of A Woman Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Strength Of A Woman
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
3
Drake More Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Life
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
4
Various Artists EPIC AF (Yellow/Pink) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
EPIC AF (Yellow/Pink)
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
5
Bruno Mars 24K Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
24K Magic
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
6
Migos Culture Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Culture
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Quality Control/300
7
Future FUTURE Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FUTURE
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
8
Wale SHINE Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
SHINE
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Maybach/Atlantic
9
The Weeknd Starboy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starboy
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
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
21  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
11
Khalid American Teen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Teen
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
12
Kodak Black Painting Pictures Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Painting Pictures
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Dollaz N Dealz/Atlantic
13
Playboi Carti Playboi Carti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Playboi Carti
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | AWGE/Interscope
14
Soundtrack The Fate Of The Furious: The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fate Of The Furious: The Album
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Universal Studios/Artist Partners Group/Atlantic
15
Drake Views Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Views
14  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
16
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
16  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
17
Future HNDRXX Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
HNDRXX
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
18
Big Sean I Decided. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I Decided.
13  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
19
Rihanna ANTI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ANTI
17  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
20
J. Cole 4 Your Eyez Only Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
4 Your Eyez Only
20  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Dreamville
21
blackbear digital druglord Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
digital druglord
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beartrap/Alamo/Interscope
22
Chance The Rapper Coloring Book Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coloring Book
21  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chance The Rapper
23
Kendrick Lamar good kid, m.A.A.d city Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
good kid, m.A.A.d city
19  Last
Peak
95  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
95
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
24
Rick Ross Rather You Than Me Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Rather You Than Me
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Maybach
25
6LACK FREE 6LACK Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FREE 6LACK
18  Last
11  Peak
21  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | LVRN/Interscope
26
Rae Sremmurd Sremmlife 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Sremmlife 2
24  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
27
Childish Gambino "Awaken, My Love!" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
"Awaken, My Love!"
25  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | mcDJ
28
2Pac Greatest Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Greatest Hits
48  Last
Peak
112  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
112
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Amaru/Death Row/Interscope
29
The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beauty Behind The Madness
29  Last
Peak
88  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
88
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
30
NAV NAV Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
NAV
33  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
31
Trey Songz Tremaine The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Tremaine The Album
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
32
Joey Bada$$ All-Amerikkkan Bada$$ Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All-Amerikkkan Bada$$
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cinematic | Pro Era
33
Various Artists Epic Lit (Version 3) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Epic Lit (Version 3)
31  Last
16  Peak
10  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
34
Lil Uzi Vert Lil Uzi Vert Vs. The World Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lil Uzi Vert Vs. The World
28  Last
18  Peak
34  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
35
Michael Jackson The Essential Michael Jackson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Essential Michael Jackson
Last
29  Peak
16  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Epic
36
J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
2014 Forest Hills Drive
30  Last
Peak
115  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
115
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Dreamville/Roc Nation
37
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
32  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
38
Kanye West The Life Of Pablo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Life Of Pablo
35  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
39
Drake Take Care Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take Care
37  Last
Peak
90  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
90
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
40
Bob Marley And The Wailers Legend: The Best Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Legend: The Best Of...
38  Last
23  Peak
30  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Tuff Gong/Island
41
Eminem The Eminem Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Eminem Show
39  Last
Peak
119  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
119
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
42
Tee Grizzley My Moment Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Moment
42  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 300
43
Beyonce Lemonade Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lemonade
34  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Parkwood
44
PnB Rock GTTM: Goin Thru The Motions Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
GTTM: Goin Thru The Motions
40  Last
10  Peak
16  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | EMPIRE/Atlantic
45
Kevin Gates Islah Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Islah
44  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
46
21 Savage & Metro Boomin Savage Mode Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Savage Mode
21 Savage & Metro Boomin
43  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slaughter Gang
47
Lil Uzi Vert The Perfect LUV Tape Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Perfect LUV Tape
Last
20  Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
48
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
45  Last
Peak
93  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
93
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
49
Future DS2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DS2
46  Last
Peak
84  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
84
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
50
Kehlani SweetSexySavage Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
SweetSexySavage
41  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Tsunami Mob/Atlantic
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