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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
KIDS SEE GHOSTS
KIDS SEE GHOSTS
Imprint/Promotion Label
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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KIDS SEE GHOSTS KIDS SEE GHOSTS Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
KIDS SEE GHOSTS
KIDS SEE GHOSTS
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
2
Post Malone beerbongs & bentleys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
beerbongs & bentleys
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
3
Kanye West ye Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ye
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
4
Cardi B Invasion Of Privacy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Invasion Of Privacy
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | The KSR Group/Atlantic
5
Juice WRLD Goodbye & Good Riddance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodbye & Good Riddance
Juice WRLD
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Grade A/Interscope
6
Lil Baby Harder Than Ever Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Harder Than Ever
Lil Baby
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Quality Control/Motown
7
Post Malone Stoney Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stoney
Last
Peak
79  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
79
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
8
J. Cole KOD Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
KOD
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Dreamville/Roc Nation/Interscope
9
Migos Culture II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Culture II
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Quality Control/Motown
10
Soundtrack Black Panther: The Album, Music From And Inspired By Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Black Panther: The Album, Music From And Inspired By
11  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
11
A$AP Rocky Testing Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Testing
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds
12
XXXTENTACION ? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
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12  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Vibes Forever
13
Future Superfly (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Superfly (Soundtrack)
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Columbia Pictures/A-1/Freebandz
14
Khalid American Teen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Teen
13  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Right Hand
15
Pusha T DAYTONA Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAYTONA
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | G.O.O.D.
16
Kendrick Lamar DAMN. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAMN.
14  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope
17
Ne-Yo Good Man Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Good Man
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Compound Ent./Motown
18
Rich The Kid The World Is Yours Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The World Is Yours
17  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Rich Forever/300/Interscope
19
Rae Sremmurd, Swae Lee & Slim Jxmmi SR3MM Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
SR3MM
Rae Sremmurd, Swae Lee & Slim Jxmmi
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Eardrumma/Interscope
20
Playboi Carti Die Lit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Die Lit
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | AWGE/Interscope
21
Lil Uzi Vert Luv Is Rage 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luv Is Rage 2
19  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Generation Now/Atlantic
22
Lil Skies Life Of A Dark Rose Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Life Of A Dark Rose
Lil Skies
20  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | All We Got/Atlantic
23
Jorja Smith Lost & Found Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Lost & Found
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
FAMM
24
NAV Reckless Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Reckless
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
25
The Weeknd My Dear Melancholy, (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
My Dear Melancholy, (EP)
21  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
26
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Until Death Call My Name Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Until Death Call My Name
22  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Never Broke Again/Atlantic
27
Drake More Life Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
More Life
23  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
28
SZA Ctrl Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ctrl
24  Last
Peak
53  Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Top Dawg
29
Bruno Mars 24K Magic Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
24K Magic
27  Last
Peak
82  Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
82
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
30
Drake Views Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Views
26  Last
Peak
111  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
111
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
31
BlocBoy JB Simi Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Simi
BlocBoy JB
25  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bloc Nation
32
Michael Jackson The Essential Michael Jackson Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Essential Michael Jackson
29  Last
28  Peak
29  Weeks
28
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Epic
33
6ix9ine DAY69 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAY69
6ix9ine
28  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
TenThousand Projects | ScumGang
34
XXXTENTACION 17 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
17
30  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMPIRE | Bad Vibes Forever
35
Chris Brown Heartbreak On A Full Moon Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Heartbreak On A Full Moon
35  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
37
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
36
Ella Mai Ready (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ready (EP)
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
34
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | 10 Summers/Interscope
37
Logic Bobby Tarantino II Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Bobby Tarantino II
34  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
32
PREVIOUS WEEK
34
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Def Jam | Visionary
38
The Weeknd Starboy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starboy
36  Last
Peak
81  Weeks
36
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
81
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | XO
39
Tee Grizzley Activated Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Activated
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | 300
40
Drake Take Care Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take Care
38  Last
Peak
148  Weeks
35
PREVIOUS WEEK
38
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
148
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
41
Eminem Curtain Call: The Hits Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Curtain Call: The Hits
Last
Peak
131  Weeks
40
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
131
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IGA | Shady/Aftermath/Interscope
42
Famous Dex Dex Meets Dexter Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dex Meets Dexter
39  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
33
PREVIOUS WEEK
39
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Rich Forever/300
43
NF Perception Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Perception
42  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
44
PREVIOUS WEEK
42
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | NF Real Music/Capitol
44
21 Savage, Offset & Metro Boomin Without Warning Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Without Warning
21 Savage, Offset & Metro Boomin
40  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
38
PREVIOUS WEEK
40
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic/Capitol/Epic | Boominati/Quality Control/Motown/Slaughter Gang
45
KYLE Light Of Mine Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Light Of Mine
37  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
31
PREVIOUS WEEK
37
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | independently popular./Atlantic
46
Bob Marley And The Wailers Legend: The Best Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Legend: The Best Of...
45  Last
23  Peak
61  Weeks
42
PREVIOUS WEEK
45
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Tuff Gong/Island
47
Kodak Black Project Baby Two Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Project Baby Two
44  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
41
PREVIOUS WEEK
44
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Dollaz N Dealz/Atlantic
48
G-Eazy The Beautiful & Damned Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Beautiful & Damned
43  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
39
PREVIOUS WEEK
43
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | G-Eazy/RVG/BPG
49
Gunna Drip Season 3 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Drip Season 3
46  Last
25  Peak
15  Weeks
46
PREVIOUS WEEK
46
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Young Stoner Life/300
50
Travis Scott Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
48  Last
Peak
93  Weeks
48
PREVIOUS WEEK
48
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
93
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Grand Hustle
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