Billboard's Top 100 Recordings


Friday, February 16th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Weekly charts for the nation's recorded music as they appear in the Feb. 24, 2001, issue of Billboard magazine. Used with permission. (Platinum signifies more than 1 million copies sold; Gold signifies more than 500,000 copies sold.):


Billboard Hot 100: Top 20

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled and provided by SoundScan; radio playlists; and monitored radio by Broadcast Data Systems)

1. ``Stutter,'' Joe (feat. Mystikal). Jive.

2. ``It Wasn't Me,'' Shaggy (feat. Ricardo ``RikRok'' Ducent). MCA.

3. ``Love Don't Cost A Thing,'' Jennifer Lopez. Epic.

4. ``Again,'' Lenny Kravitz. Virgin.

5. ``Ms. Jackson,'' OutKast. LaFace.

6. ``Don't Tell Me,'' Madonna. Maverick.

7. ``Angel,'' Shaggy (feat. Rayvon). MCA.

8. ``If You're Gone,'' matchbox twenty. Lava.

9. ``Put It On Me,'' Ja Rule (feat. Lil' Mo & Vita). Murder Inc./Def Jam.

10. ``Independent Women Part I,'' Destiny's Child. Columbia.

11. ``He Loves U Not,'' Dream. Bad Boy. (Gold)

12. ``Butterfly,'' Crazy Town. Columbia.

13. ``Nobody Wants To Be Lonely,'' Ricky Martin With Christina Aguilera. Columbia.

14. ``I Hope You Dance,'' Lee Ann Womack. MCA Nashville.

15. ``Crazy,'' K-Ci & JoJo. MCA.

16. ``The Way You Love Me,'' Faith Hill. Warner Bros. (Nashville).

17. ``With Arms Wide Open,'' Creed. Wind-up.

18. ``Crazy For This Girl,'' Evan and Jaron. Columbia.

19. ``Promise,'' Jagged Edge. So So Def.

20. ``Jaded,'' Aerosmith. Columbia.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

The Billboard 200 Top Albums: Top 20

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled and provided by SoundScan)

1. ``Hotshot,'' Shaggy. MCA. (Platinum)

2. ''1,'' The Beatles. Apple. (Platinum)

3. Soundtrack: ``Save The Last Dance.'' Hollywood. (Platinum)

4. ``J.Lo,'' Jennifer Lopez. Epic.

5. ``Rule 3:36,'' Ja Rule. Murder Inc./Def Jam. (Platinum)

6. ``No Angel,'' Dido. Arista. (Platinum)

7. ``Greatest Hits,'' Lenny Kravitz. Virgin. (Platinum)

8. ``Lovers Rock,'' Sade. Epic. (Platinum)

9. ``Back For The First Time,'' Ludacris. Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South. (Platinum)

10. ``The Gift Of Game,'' Crazy Town. Columbia. (Platinum)

11. ``Now 5,'' Various Artists. Sony/Zomba/Universal/EMI. (Platinum)

12. ``Chocolate Starfish And The Hot Dog Flavored Water,'' Limp Bizkit. Flip. (Platinum)

13. ``Human Clay,'' Creed. Wind-up. (Platinum)

14. ``It Was All A Dream,'' Dream. Bad Boy.

15. ``Country Grammar,'' Nelly. Fo' Reel. (Platinum)

16. ``Tha Last Meal,'' Snoop Dogg. No Limit.

17. ``TP-2.Com,'' R. Kelly. Jive. (Platinum)

18. ``Stankonia,'' OutKast. LaFace. (Platinum)

19. Soundtrack: ``O Brother, Where Art Thou?'' Mercury (Nashville).

20. ''(Hybrid Theory),'' Linkin Park. Warner Bros.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Hot Adult Contemporary

(Compiled from a national sample of airplay supplied by Broadcast Data Systems)

1. ``This I Promise You,'' 'N Sync. Jive.

2. ``Shape Of My Heart,'' Backstreet Boys. Jive.

3. ``The Way You Love Me,'' Faith Hill. Warner Bros.

4. ``Back Here,'' BBMak. Hollywood.

5. ``Cruisin','' Huey Lewis & Gwyneth Paltrow. Hollywood.

6. ``I Hope You Dance,'' Lee Ann Womack With Sons Of The Desert. MCA Nashville.

7. ``I Need You,'' LeAnn Rimes. Sparrow/Capitol/Curb.

8. ``Taking You Home,'' Don Henley. Warner Bros.

9. ``My Baby You,'' Marc Anthony. Columbia.

10. ``I Knew I Loved You,'' Savage Garden. Columbia. (Gold)

Top Gospel Albums

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled and provided by SoundScan)

1. ``WoW Gospel 2001: The Year's 30 Top Gospel Artists And Songs,'' Various Srtists. EMI/Word.

2. ``Mountain High... Valley Low,'' Yolanda Adams. Elektra. (Platinum)

3. ``Live In London And More...'' Donnie McClurkin. Verity.

4. ``Thankful,'' Mary Mary. C2/Columbia. (Gold)

5. ``Not Guilty... The Experience,'' The New Life Community Choir (feat. John P. Kee). Verity.

6. ``Awesome Wonder,'' Kurt Carr & The Kurt Carr Singers. Gospo Centric.

7. ``Love And Freedom,'' BeBe. Motown.

8. ``Purpose By Design,'' Fred Hammond & Radical For Christ. Verity. (Gold)

9. ``Kirk Franklin Presents 1NC,'' Kirk Franklin Presents 1NC. B-Rite.

10. ``Alabaster Box,'' CeCe Winans. Wellspring Gospel. (Gold)

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Mainstream Rock Tracks

(Compiled from a national sample of airplay supplied by Broadcast Data Systems)

1. ``Jaded,'' Aerosmith. Columbia.

2. ``Awake,'' Godsmack. Republic.

3. ``Outside,'' Aaron Lewis Of Staind With Fred Durst. Flawless/Geffen.

4. ``One Step Closer,'' Linkin Park. Warner Bros.

5. ``Breakdown,'' Tantric. Maverick.

6. ``Loser,'' 3 Doors Down. Republic.

7. ``Hemorrhage (In My Hands),'' Fuel. 550 Music.

8. ``Duck And Run,'' 3 Doors Down. Republic.

9. ``Hanging By A Moment,'' Lifehouse. DreamWorks.

10. ``Drive,'' Incubus. Immortal.

Modern Rock Tracks

(Compiled from a national sample of airplay supplied by Broadcast Data Systems)

1. ``Butterfly,'' Crazy Town. Columbia.

2. ``Drive,'' Incubus. Immortal.

3. ``Outside,'' Aaron Lewis With Fred Durst. Flawless/Geffen.

4. ``Hanging By A Moment,'' Lifehouse. DreamWorks.

5. ``One Step Closer,'' Linkin Park. Warner Bros.

6. ``South Side,'' Moby (feat. Gwen Stefani). V2.

7. ``Yellow,'' Coldplay. Nettwerk.

8. ``I Did It,'' Dave Matthews Band. RCA.

9. ``Hemorrhage (In My Hands),'' Fuel. 550 Music.

10. ``Want You Bad,'' The Offspring. Columbia.

Hot Country Singles and Tracks

(Compiled from a national sample of monitored country radio by Broadcast Data Systems)

1. ``But For The Grace Of God,'' Keith Urban. Capitol.

2. ``You Shouldn't Kiss Me Like This,'' Toby Keith. DreamWorks.

3. ``Burn,'' Jo Dee Messina. Curb.

4. ``There Is No Arizona,'' Jamie O'Neal. Mercury.

5. ``Ashes By Now,'' Lee Ann Womack. MCA Nashville.

6. ``One More Day,'' Diamond Rio. Arista Nashville.

7. ``Wild Horses,'' Garth Brooks. Capitol.

8. ``Who I Am,'' Jessica Andrews. DreamWorks.

9. ``Tell Her,'' Lonestar. BNA.

10. ``This Everyday Love,'' Rascal Flatts. Lyric Street.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Top Country Albums

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled and provided by SoundScan)

1. Soundtrack: ``O Brother, Where Art Thou?'' Mercury. (Gold)

2. ``I Need You,'' LeAnn Rimes. Curb.

3. Soundtrack: ``Coyote Ugly.'' Curb. (Platinum)

4. ``Greatest Hits,'' Tim McGraw. Curb. (Platinum)

5. ``One More Day,'' Diamond Rio. Arista Nashville.

6. ``Breathe,'' Faith Hill. Warner Bros. (Platinum)

7. ``Fly,'' Dixie Chicks. Monument. (Platinum)

8. ``I Hope You Dance,'' Lee Ann Womack. MCA Nashville. (Platinum)

9. ``Greatest Hits,'' Kenny Chesney. BNA. (Gold)

10. ``How Do You Like Me Now?!'' Toby Keith. DreamWorks. (Gold)

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles and Tracks

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports and radio playlists)

1. ``Stutter,'' Joe (feat. Mystikal). Jive.

2. ``Put It On Me,'' Ja Rule (feat. Lil' Mo & Vita). Murder Inc./Def Jam.

3. ``It Wasn't Me,'' Shaggy (feat. Ricardo ``RikRok'' Ducent). MCA.

4. ``Could It Be,'' Jaheim. Divine Mill.

5. ``Promise,'' Jagged Edge. So So Def.

6. ``Danger (Been So Long),'' Mystikal (feat. Nivea). Jive.7. ``Ms. Jackson,'' OutKast. LaFace.

8. ``Souhtern Hospitality,'' Ludacris. Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South.

9. ``Stranger In My House,'' Tamia. Elektra.

10. ``It's Over Now,'' 112. Bad Boy.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled and provided by SoundScan)

1. ``Hot Shot,'' Shaggy. MCA (Platinum)

2. ``Rule 3:36,'' Ja Rule. Murder Inc./Def Jam. (Platinum)

3. ``Back For The First Time,'' Ludacris. Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South. (Platinum)

4. ``TP-2.com,'' R. Kelly. Jive. (Platinum)

5. ``Aijuswanaseing (I Just Want To Sing),'' Musiq Soulchild. Def Soul. (Gold)

6. ``Tha Last Meal,'' Snoop Dogg. No Limit.

7. ``Who Is Jill Scott? Words And Sounds Vol. 1,'' Jill Scott. Hidden Beach. (Platinum)

8. Soundtrack: ``Save The Last Dance.'' Hollywood. (Platinum)

9. ``J.Lo,'' Jennifer Lopez. Epic.

10. ``Lovers Rock,'' Sade. Epic.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Hot Rap Singles

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled, and Provided by SoundScan)

1. ``It Wasn't Me,'' Shaggy (feat. Ricardo ``RikRok'' Ducent). MCA.

2. ``Ms. Jackson,'' OutKast. LaFace.

3. ``Cross The Border,'' Philly's Most Wanted. Atlantic.

4. ``Dollaz, Drank & Dank,'' Mr. Short Khop (feat. Kokane). Heavyweight.

5. ``The Wood,'' Papa Seville. New Millennium.

6. ``The Blast,'' Talib Kweli & Hi Tek (feat. Vinia Mojica). Rawkus.

7. ``Southern Hospitality,'' Ludacris. Disturing Tha Peace/Def Jam South.

8. ``Where I Wanna Be,'' Damizza presents Shade Sheist feat. Nate Dogg & Kurupt.'' Baby Ree.

9. ''...On You,'' D-12. Shady/Rawkus.

10. ``R.E.S.P.E.C.T.,'' 4th Avenue Jones. Lookalive/Rawkus.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Hot Dance Music — Club Play

(Compiled from a national sample of dance club playlists)

1. ``Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag,'' Thunderpuss. Tommy Boy Silver Label.

2. ``By Your Side,'' Sade. Epic.

3. ``Me,'' Kina. DreamWorks.

4. ``Stranger In My House,'' Tamia. Elektra.

5. ``Who The Hell Are You?'' Madison Avenue. Vicious Grooves/C2.

6. ``Needin' U II,'' David Morales Presents The Face (feat. Juliet Roberts). Definity.

7. ``Boy (Remix),'' Book Of Love. Reprise.

8. ``You Take My Breath Away,'' Sureal. Groovilicious.

9. ``Lovin' You,'' Kristine W. RCA.

10. ``Just Keep Thinking About You,'' Gloria Gaynor. Logic.

Hot Latin Tracks

(Compiled from national Latin radio airplay reports)

1. ``Abrazame Muy Fuerte,'' Juan Gabriel. Ariola.

2. ``Te Quise Olvidar,'' MDO. Sony Discos.

3. ``Yo Te Amo,'' Chayanne. Columbia.

4. ``Por Amarte Asi,'' Christian Castro. Ariola.

5. ``Solo Quiero Amarte (Nobody Wants To Be Lonely),'' Ricky Martin With Christina Aguilera. Columbia.

6. ``A Puro Dolor,'' Son By Four. Sony Discos.

7. ``Infiel,'' Rocio Durcal. Ariola.

8. ``Y Yo Sigo Aqui,'' Paulina Rubio. Universal Latino.

9. ``Ensename A Olvidarte,'' Intocable. EMI Latin.

10. ``Pero Me Acuerdo De Ti,'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

The Billboard Latin 50: Top 10 Albums

(Compiled from a national sample of sales reports collected, compiled and provided by SoundScan)

1. ``Paulina,'' Paulina Rubio. Universal Latino.

2. ``Historia De Un Idolo Vol. 1,'' Vicente Fernandez. Sony Discos.

3. ``Mi Reflejo,'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

4. ``Abrazame Muy Fuerte,'' Juan Gabriel. Ariola.

5. ``Son By Four,'' Son By Four. Sony Discos. (Gold)

6. ``Instinto Y Deseo,'' Victor Manuelle. Sony Discos

7. ``El Sapo,'' Azul Azul. Sony Discos.

8. ``Es Para Ti,'' Intocable. EMI Latin.

9. ``Vivo,'' Luis Miguel. WEA Latina.

10. ``Simplemente,'' Chayanne. Columbia.

Copyright 2001, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

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