The Best R&B Albums of All Time by User Score

1.

Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain
June 25th, 1984
USER SCORE
90
659 reviews

2.

Prince - Sign
March 31st, 1987
USER SCORE
89
361 reviews

3.

Frank Ocean - Blonde
August 20th, 2016
USER SCORE
89
3254 reviews

4.

Michael Jackson - Thriller
November 30th, 1982
USER SCORE
88
939 reviews

5.

Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
August 25th, 1998
USER SCORE
88
569 reviews

6.

Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
July 17th, 2012
USER SCORE
87
2617 reviews

7.

Janet Jackson - The Velvet Rope
October 7th, 1997
USER SCORE
86
238 reviews

8.

Michael Jackson - Off the Wall
August 10th, 1979
USER SCORE
86
526 reviews

9.

Kids See Ghosts - KIDS SEE GHOSTS
June 8th, 2018
USER SCORE
85
3673 reviews

10.

Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid
May 18th, 2010
USER SCORE
85
752 reviews

11.

Janet Jackson - Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814
September 19th, 1989
USER SCORE
84
194 reviews

12.

The Weeknd - House of Balloons
March 21st, 2011
USER SCORE
84
929 reviews

13.

Maxwell - Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite
April 2nd, 1996
USER SCORE
84
47 reviews

14.

Brandy - Never Say Never
June 8th, 1998
USER SCORE
84
25 reviews

15.

FKA twigs - LP1
August 12th, 2014
USER SCORE
83
1617 reviews

16.

Aaliyah - Aaliyah
July 7th, 2001
USER SCORE
83
110 reviews

17.

Mariah Carey - Butterfly
September 16th, 1997
USER SCORE
83
230 reviews

18.

Solange - A Seat at the Table
September 30th, 2016
USER SCORE
83
1097 reviews

19.

Beyoncé - Lemonade
April 23rd, 2016
USER SCORE
83
1969 reviews

20.

Clarence Clarity - No Now
March 2nd, 2015
USER SCORE
83
315 reviews

21.

Frank Ocean - Endless
August 19th, 2016
USER SCORE
83
484 reviews

22.

Beyoncé - Beyoncé
December 13th, 2013
USER SCORE
82
1029 reviews

23.

James Blake - James Blake
February 8th, 2011
USER SCORE
82
1007 reviews

24.

Utada Hikaru - Deep River
June 19th, 2002
USER SCORE
82
55 reviews

25.

Jai Paul - Jai Paul
April 1st, 2013
USER SCORE
82
124 reviews
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