The Best R&B Albums of the 2000s

2. The-Dream - Love Hate

The-Dream - Love Hate
December 11, 2007
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

3. Aaliyah - Aaliyah

Aaliyah - Aaliyah
July 7, 2001
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

4. Mary J. Blige - No More Drama

Mary J. Blige - No More Drama
August 28, 2001
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

5. Kelis - Tasty

Kelis - Tasty
December 5, 2003
Critic Score
78
8 reviews

6. Jazmine Sullivan - Fearless

Jazmine Sullivan - Fearless
September 23, 2008
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

7. Amerie - In Love & War

Amerie - In Love & War
November 3, 2009
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

8. John Legend - Once Again

John Legend - Once Again
October 24, 2006
Critic Score
75
12 reviews

9. Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy: The Session

Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy: The Session
December 15, 2009
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

10. The-Dream - Love vs Money

The-Dream - Love vs Money
March 10, 2009
Critic Score
74
10 reviews

11. Ne-Yo - Year of the Gentleman

Ne-Yo - Year of the Gentleman
September 16, 2008
Critic Score
74
8 reviews

12. Estelle - Shine

Estelle - Shine
April 29, 2008
Critic Score
74
11 reviews

14. Ne-Yo - Because of You

Ne-Yo - Because of You
April 25, 2007
Critic Score
73
6 reviews

15. John Legend - Get Lifted

John Legend - Get Lifted
December 28, 2004
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

16. Ms. Dynamite - A Little Deeper

Ms. Dynamite - A Little Deeper
June 10, 2002
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

17. Destiny's Child - Survivor

Destiny's Child - Survivor
May 1, 2001
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

18. Craig David - Born to Do It

Craig David - Born to Do It
August 14, 2000
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

19. Faith Evans - The First Lady

Faith Evans - The First Lady
April 5, 2005
Critic Score
72
5 reviews

20. Mary J. Blige - The Breakthrough

Mary J. Blige - The Breakthrough
December 20, 2005
Critic Score
72
7 reviews

21. Mary J. Blige - Growing Pains

Mary J. Blige - Growing Pains
December 18, 2007
Critic Score
71
9 reviews

22. Macy Gray - The Id

Macy Gray - The Id
September 17, 2001
Critic Score
71
7 reviews

23. Fantasia - Fantasia

Fantasia - Fantasia
December 12, 2006
Critic Score
71
6 reviews

24. Solange - Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams

Solange - Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams
August 26, 2008
Critic Score
71
8 reviews

25. Mariah Carey - The Emancipation of Mimi

Mariah Carey - The Emancipation of Mimi
April 12, 2005
Critic Score
70
7 reviews
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