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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
A Love Letter To You 4
Imprint/Promotion Label
TenThousand Projects
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

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1
Trippie Redd A Love Letter To You 4 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Love Letter To You 4
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:
TenThousand Projects
2
Post Malone Hollywood's Bleeding Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hollywood's Bleeding
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
3
YNW Melly Melly vs. Melvin Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Melly vs. Melvin
YNW Melly
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
YNW Melly/300 | AG
4
Summer Walker Over It Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Over It
Summer Walker
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
LVRN/Interscope | IGA
5
YoungBoy Never Broke Again AI YoungBoy 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
AI YoungBoy 2
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Never Broke Again/Atlantic | AG
6
DaBaby KIRK Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
KIRK
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SouthCoast/Interscope | IGA
7
Tory Lanez Chixtape 5 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Chixtape 5
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mad Love/Interscope | IGA
8
Rod Wave Ghetto Gospel Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Ghetto Gospel
Rod Wave
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Alamo | IGA
9
Young Thug So Much Fun Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
So Much Fun
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Stoner Life/300/Atlantic | AG
10
Mariah Carey Merry Christmas Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Merry Christmas
21  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
11
Post Malone beerbongs & bentleys Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
beerbongs & bentleys
11  Last
Peak
83  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
83
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
12
Chris Brown Indigo Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Indigo
10  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CBE | RCA
13
Kanye West JESUS IS KING (Soundtrack) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
JESUS IS KING (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
G.O.O.D. | Def Jam
14
Khalid Free Spirit Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Free Spirit
16  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Right Hand | RCA
15
Nat King Cole The Christmas Song Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Christmas Song
39  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | UMe
16
Travis Scott ASTROWORLD Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
ASTROWORLD
12  Last
Peak
69  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cactus Jack/Grand Hustle | Epic
17
Drake Scorpion Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Scorpion
15  Last
Peak
74  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
74
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
18
Lil Nas X 7 (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
7 (EP)
Lil Nas X
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Lil Tjay True 2 Myself Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
True 2 Myself
Lil Tjay
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
Lil Tecca We Love You Tecca Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
We Love You Tecca
Lil Tecca
14  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Galactic | Republic
21
Post Malone Stoney Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Stoney
20  Last
Peak
155  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
155
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
22
Mustard Perfect Ten Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Perfect Ten
Mustard
23  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
10 Summers/Interscope | IGA
23
NF The Search Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Search
22  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NF Real Music | Caroline
24
DaBaby Baby On Baby Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Baby On Baby
24  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SouthCoast/Interscope | IGA
25
Various Artists Quality Control: Control The Streets, Volume 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Quality Control: Control The Streets, Volume 2
19  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Quality Control/Motown | Capitol
26
Kevin Gates I'm Him Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
I'm Him
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bread Winners' Association/Atlantic | AG
27
Various Artists A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Phil Spector/EMI Blackwood | Legacy
28
John Legend A Legendary Christmas Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
A Legendary Christmas
Last
15  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
29
Khalid American Teen Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
American Teen
31  Last
Peak
143  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
143
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Right Hand | RCA
30
Juice WRLD Goodbye & Good Riddance Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Goodbye & Good Riddance
Juice WRLD
27  Last
Peak
80  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
80
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Grade A/Interscope | IGA
31
Various Artists Dreamville & J. Cole: Revenge Of The Dreamers III Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Dreamville & J. Cole: Revenge Of The Dreamers III
28  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dreamville/Interscope | IGA
32
XXXTENTACION ? Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
?
30  Last
Peak
89  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
89
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bad Vibes Forever
33
Bob Marley And The Wailers Legend: The Best Of... Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Legend: The Best Of...
47  Last
22  Peak
130  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
130
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tuff Gong/Island | UMe
34
A Boogie Wit da Hoodie Hoodie SZN Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hoodie SZN
29  Last
Peak
49  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Highbridge The Label/Atlantic | AG
35
Lizzo Coconut Oil (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Coconut Oil (EP)
38  Last
21  Peak
15  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nice Life/Atlantic | AG
36
Cardi B Invasion Of Privacy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Invasion Of Privacy
37  Last
Peak
86  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
The KSR Group/Atlantic | AG
37
Meek Mill Championships Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Championships
33  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach/Atlantic | AG
38
Prince And The Revolution Purple Rain Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Purple Rain
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NPG/Warner Bros. | Rhino
39
NoCap The Hood Dictionary Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
The Hood Dictionary
NoCap
50  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | AG
40
Doja Cat Hot Pink Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Hot Pink
Doja Cat
26  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kemosabe | RCA
41
Lil Mosey Certified Hitmaker Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Certified Hitmaker
Lil Mosey
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mogul Vision/Interscope | IGA
42
Trevor Daniel Homesick (EP) Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Homesick (EP)
Trevor Daniel
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Internet Money/Alamo | IGA
43
Juice WRLD Death Race For Love Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Death Race For Love
Juice WRLD
32  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Grade A/Interscope | IGA
44
Polo G Die A Legend Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Die A Legend
Polo G
35  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
45
Lil Uzi Vert Luv Is Rage 2 Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Luv Is Rage 2
34  Last
Peak
117  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
117
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Generation Now/Atlantic | AG
46
Drake Take Care Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Take Care
40  Last
Peak
223  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
223
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Money/Cash Money | Republic
47
Kendrick Lamar DAMN. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
DAMN.
43  Last
Peak
137  Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
137
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope | IGA
48
Wale Wow... That's Crazy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Wow... That's Crazy
42  Last
Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Maybach | Warner
49
The Weeknd Starboy Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Starboy
Last
Peak
108  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
108
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
XO | Republic
50
Lil Baby & Gunna Drip Harder Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums
Drip Harder
Lil Baby & Gunna
44  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Stoner Life/300/Quality Control/Motown | AG/Capitol
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