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Top 10 Soul and R&B Albums:
- 10. Janet Jackson - Unbreakable
- 9. Ibeyi - Ibeyi
- 8. Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too
- 7. Thundercat - The Beyond/Where the Giants Roam
- 6. THEESatisfaction - EarthEE
- 5. Leon Bridges - Coming Home
- 4. The Weeknd - Beauty Behind the Madness
- 3. The Internet - Ego Death
- 2. Miguel - Wildheart
- 1. D'Angelo & the Vanguard - Black Messiah