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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
Perception
Imprint/Promotion Label
Caroline | NF Real Music/Capitol
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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NF Perception Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Perception
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | NF Real Music/Capitol
2
Lil Pump Lil Pump Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lil Pump
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Lyfetime/Tha Lights Global
3
Post Malone Stoney Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stoney
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
4
A Boogie Wit da Hoodie The Bigger Artist Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Bigger Artist
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Highbridge The Label/Atlantic
5
Lil Uzi Vert Luv Is Rage 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luv Is Rage 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
6
Kendrick Lamar DAMN. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAMN.
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
7
Khalid American Teen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Teen
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
8
XXXTENTACION 17 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
17
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Bad Vibes Forever
9
SZA Ctrl Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ctrl
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Top Dawg
10
Kodak Black Project Baby Two Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Project Baby Two
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Dollaz N Dealz/Atlantic
11
Logic Everybody Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Everybody
10  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
12
Drake More Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Life
11  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
13
21 Savage Issa Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Issa Album
13  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Slaughter Gang
14
Bruno Mars 24K Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
24K Magic
16  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
15
Macklemore GEMINI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
GEMINI
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bendo
16
Migos Culture Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Culture
19  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Quality Control/300
17
The Weeknd Starboy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starboy
18  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
18
Jhene Aiko Trip Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Trip
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | ARTclub/ARTium
19
Trippie Redd A Love Letter To You 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Love Letter To You 2
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TenThousand Projects
20
Kevin Gates By Any Means 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
By Any Means 2
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic
21
2 Chainz Pretty Girls Like Trap Music Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Pretty Girls Like Trap Music
22  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | The Real University
22
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
23  Last
Peak
58  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
23
DJ Khaled Grateful Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Grateful
21  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | We The Best
24
Drake Views Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Views
26  Last
Peak
76  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
76
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
25
Russ There's Really A Wolf Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
There's Really A Wolf
27  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Diemon/Russ My Way
26
French Montana Jungle Rules Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Jungle Rules
28  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Coke Boys/Bad Boy
27
Playboi Carti Playboi Carti Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Playboi Carti
29  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | AWGE/Interscope
28
Meek Mill Wins And Losses Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wins And Losses
31  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Maybach/Atlantic
29
blackbear digital druglord Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
digital druglord
34  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Beartrap/Alamo/Interscope
30
Future FUTURE Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
FUTURE
37  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | A-1/Freebandz
31
Chance The Rapper Coloring Book Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coloring Book
35  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Chance The Rapper
32
Drake Take Care Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take Care
39  Last
Peak
113  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
113
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
33
Calvin Harris Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1
33  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
34
A$AP Ferg Still Striving Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Still Striving
42  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
35
Eminem The Eminem Show Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Eminem Show
47  Last
Peak
133  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
133
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Web/Aftermath/Interscope
36
Smokepurpp Deadstar Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Deadstar
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Alamo/Interscope
37
NAV And Metro Boomin Perfect Timing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Perfect Timing
38  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO/Boominati
38
JAY-Z 4:44 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
4:44
30  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation
39
A$AP Mob Cozy Tapes, Vol. 2: Too Cozy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Cozy Tapes, Vol. 2: Too Cozy
36  Last
Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
40
YoungBoy Never Broke Again AI YoungBoy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
AI YoungBoy
41  Last
17  Peak
10  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Never Broke Again/Atlantic
41
Rihanna ANTI Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ANTI
43  Last
Peak
89  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
89
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roc Nation | Westbury Road
42
Kodak Black Painting Pictures Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Painting Pictures
40  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Dollaz N Dealz/Atlantic
43
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
Last
Peak
104  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
104
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
44
The Weeknd Beauty Behind The Madness Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Beauty Behind The Madness
48  Last
Peak
111  Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
111
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
45
Young Thug BEAUTIFUL THUGGER GIRLS Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
BEAUTIFUL THUGGER GIRLS
49  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 300/Atlantic
46
Trippie Redd A Love Letter To You Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Love Letter To You
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TenThousand Projects
47
Lecrae All Things Work Together Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
All Things Work Together
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Reach
48
Tyler, The Creator Flower Boy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Flower Boy
46  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
49
Soundtrack The Fate Of The Furious: The Album Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Fate Of The Furious: The Album
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Universal Studios/Artist Partners Group/Atlantic
50
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
Last
Peak
105  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
105
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | TrapSoul
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