R&B and Hip Hop Rankings on Billboard.com

Is it the usual suspects or does music have something new and fresh to offer? Frank Ocean has eluded us for long enough and now his music is spreading like a firestorm and found its way to the top of the Billboard charts....and THEN the usual suspects.

The top ten looks like this:

1. Frank Ocean - Channel Orange

2. Chris Brown - Fortune
3. Various Artists - Maybach Music Group Presents
4.Usher - Looking For Myself
5.Aesop Rock - Skelethon
6. R. Kelly - Write Me Back
7. Nicki Minaj - Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
8. Project X - Soundtrack
9. Drake - Take Care
10.  Rihanna - Talk That Talk