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Friday, October 27th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Weekly charts for the nation's recorded music as they appear in the Nov. 4, 2000, 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. ``Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You),'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

2. ``Music,'' Madonna. Maverick. (Platinum)

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

4. ``Kryptonite,'' 3 Doors Down. Republic.

5. ``Most Girls,'' Pink. LaFace.

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

7. ``Independent Woman Part I,'' Destiny's Child. Columbia.

8. ``Jumpin, Jumpin,'' Destiny's Child. Columbia.

9. ``Gotta Tell You,'' Samantha Mumba. Wild Card.

10. ``Case Of The Ex (Watcha Gonna Do),'' Mya. University.

11. ``Bag Lady,'' Erykah Badu. Motown.

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

13. ``Shake Ya A,'' Mystikal. Jive.

14. ``Incomplete,'' Sisqo. Dragon/Def Soul. (Platinum)

15. ``Shape Of Me Heart,'' Backstreet Boys. Jive.

16. ``Between Me And You,'' Ja Rule (feat. Christina Milian). Murder Inc./Def Jam.

17. ``Country Grammar,'' Nelly. Fo' Real.

18. ``She Bangs,'' Ricky Martin. Columbia.

19. ``Liar,'' Profyle. Motown.

20. ``Bent,'' matchbox twenty. Lava. (Gold)

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The Billboard 200 Top Albums: Top 20

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

1. ``Chocolate Starfish And The Hot Dog Flavored Water,'' Limp Bizkit. Flip.

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

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

4. ``Back For The First Time,'' Luducris. Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South.

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

6. ``Who Let The Dogs Out,'' Baha Men. S-Curve/Sheridan Square. (Platinum)

7. ``Let's Get Ready,'' Mystikal. Jive.

8. ``Revelation,'' 98 Degrees. Universal.

9. ``Music,'' Madonna. Maverick. (Platinum)

10. ``The Better Life,'' 3 Doors Down. Republic. (Platinum)

11. ``The Marshall Mathers LP,'' Eminem. Web/Aftermath. (Platinum)

12. ``Oops!... I Did It Again,'' Britney Spears. Jive. (Platinum)

13. ``No Strings Attached,'' 'N Sync. Jive. (Platinum)

14. ``Kid A,'' Radiohead. Capitol.

15. ``The Last Of A Dying Breed,'' Scarface. Rap-A-Lot.

16. ``Warning,'' Green Day. Reprise.

17. ``Reflection Eternal,'' Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek. Rawkus.

18. ``Infest,'' Papa Roach. DreamWorks. (Platinum)

19. ''(Breach),'' The Wallflowers. Interscope.

20. ``Eat At Whitey's,'' Everlast. Tommy Boy.

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Hot Adult Contemporary

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

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

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

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

4. ``You Sang To Me,'' Marc Anthony. Columbia.

5. ``Breathe,'' Faith Hill. Warner Bros. (Gold)

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

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

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

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

10. ``Amazed,'' Lonestar. BNA. (Gold)

Top Gospel Albums

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

7. ``Purpose By Design,'' Fred Hammond & Radical For Christ. Verity.

8. ``Alabaster Box,'' CeCe Winans. Wellspring Gospel.

9. ``Devotion,'' Aaron Neville. Tell It.

10. ``WoW Gospel 2000 -- The Year's 30 Top Gospel Artists And Songs,'' Various Artists. EMI/Word.

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Mainstream Rock Tracks

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

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

2. ``Why Pt. 2,'' Collective Soul. Atlantic.

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

4. ``N.I.B.'' Primus (w/Ozzy). Divine.

5. ``Are You Ready?'' Creed. Wind-up.

6. ``Angel's Eye,'' Aerosmith. Columbia.

7. ``Awake,'' Godsmack. Republic.

8. ``Last Resort,'' Papa Roach. DreamWorks.

9. ``Kryptonite,'' 3 Doors Down. Republic.

10. ``I Disappear,'' Metallica. Hollywood.

Modern Rock Tracks

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

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

2. ``Minority,'' Green Day. Reprise.

3. ``Man Overboard,'' Blink-182. MCA.

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

5. ``Original Prankster,'' The Offspring. Columbia.

6. ``Stellar,'' Incubus. Immortal.

7. ``Beautiful Day,'' U2. Island.

8. ``Fiction (Dreams In Digital),'' Orgy. Elementree.

9. ``Last Resort,'' Papa Roach. DreamWorks.

10. ``Stupify,'' Disturbed. Giant.

Hot Country Singles and Tracks

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

1. ``The Little Girl,'' John Michael Montgomery. Atlantic.

2. ``Go On,'' George Strait. MCA Nashville.

3. ``Best Of Intentions,'' Travis Tritt. Columbia.

4. ``Kiss This,'' Aaron Tippin. Lyric Street.

5. ``Just Another Day In Paradise,'' Phil Vassar. Arista Nashville.

6. ``We Danced,'' Brad Paisley. Arista Nashville.

7. ``Feels Like Love,'' Vince Gill. MCA Nashville.

8. ``Without You,'' Dixie Chicks. Monument.

9. ``The Next Thirty Years,'' Tim McGraw. Curb.

10. ``There You Are,'' Martina McBride. RCA.

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Top Country Albums

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

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

2. ``Greatest Hits,'' Kenny Chesney. BNA.

3. ``Brand New Me,'' John Michael Montgomery. Atlantic.

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

5. Soundtrack: ``Coyote Ugly.'' Curb. (Gold)

6. ``One Voice,'' Billy Gilman. Epic. (Platinum)

7. ``George Strait,'' George Strait. MCA Nashville.

8. ``People Like Us,'' Aaron Tippin. Lyric Street. (Gold)

9. ``I Hope You Dance,'' Lee Ann Womack. MCA Nashville. (Gold)

10. ``Born To Fly,``Sara Evans. RCA.

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Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles and Tracks

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

1. ``Bag Lady,'' Erykah Badu. Motown.

2. ``Liar,'' Profyle. Motown.

3. ``Shake Ya A,'' Mystikal. Jive.

4. ``I Wish,'' R. Kelly. Jive.

5. ``Between Me And You,'' Ja Rule (feat. Christina Milian). Murder Inc./Def Jam.

6. ``Incomplete,'' Sisqo. Dragon/Def Soul. (Platinum)

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

8. ''911,'' Wyclef Jean (feat. Mary J. Blige). Columbia.

9. ``Just Friends (Sunny),'' Musiq. Def Jam/Def Soul.

10. ``What's Your Fantasy,'' Ludacris (feat. Shawna). Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South.

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Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

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

1. ``Rule 3:36,'' Ja Rule. Murder Inc./Def Jam.

2. ``Back For The First Time,'' Luducris. Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South.

3. ``Let's Get Ready,'' Mystikal. Jive.

4. ``The Last Of A Dying Breed,'' Scarface. Rap-A-Lot.

5. ``Reflection Eternal,'' Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek. Rawkus.

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

7. ``Shyne,'' Shyne. Bad Boy. (Gold)

8. ``Loyalty And Betrayal,'' E-40. Sick Wid' It.

9. ``The Ecleftic: 2 Sides II A Book,'' Wyclef Jean. Columbia.

10. ``Who Is Jill Scott? Words And Sounds Vol. 1,'' Jill Scott. Hidden Beach.

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Hot Rap Singles

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

1. ``It's OK,'' Slimm Calhoun (feat. Andre 3000 of OutKast). Aquemini/EastWest.

2. ``Move Somethin','' Talib Kweli & Hi Tek. Rawkus.

3. ``Bounce With Me,'' Lil Bow Wow (feat. Xscape). So So Def.

4. ``Yeah That's Us,'' Major Figgas. Ruffnation.

5. ``He Did That,'' Silkk The Shocker (feat. Master P and Mac). No Limit.

6. ``Flawless,'' Phife Dawg. Groove Attack.

7. ``Big Doe,'' Suicide. Futurescope.

8. ``Callin' Me,'' Lil' Zane (feat. 112). Worldwide.

9. ``Protect Ya Neck (The Jump Off),'' Wu-Tang Clan. Wu-Tang/Loud/Columbia.

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

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Hot Dance Music — Club Play

(Compiled from a national sample of dance club playlists)

1. ``Lovin' Is Really My Game,'' Ann Nesby. Perspective/A&M.

2. ``I Turn To You,'' Melanie C. Virgin.

3. ``Pasilda,'' Afro Medusa. Jellybean.

4. ``Don't Want Another Man,'' Dynamix Presents Tina Ann. Star 69.

5. ``Higher Things,'' Kim English. Nervous.

6. ``Love One Another,'' Amber. Tommy Boy.

7. ``Your Child,'' Mary J. Blige. MCA.

8. ``That Other Woman,'' Changing Faces. Atlantic.

9. ``Sad Eyes,'' Enrique Iglesias. Interscope.

10. ``You See The Trouble With Me,'' Black Legend. G2.

Hot Latin Tracks

(Compiled from national Latin radio airplay reports)

1. ``She Bangs,'' Ricky Martin. Columbia.

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

3. ``La Bikina,'' Luis Miguel. WEA Latina.

4. ``Ven Conmigo (Solamente Tu) (Come On Over Baby (All I Want Is You)),'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

5. ``Cuando,'' Ricardo Arjona. Sony Discos.

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

7. ``Ven A Mi (Run To Me),'' Oscar De La Hoya. EMI Latin.

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

9. ``Cuando Una Mujer,'' Melina Leon. Sony Discos.

10. ``Secreto De Amor,'' Joan Sebastian. Musart.

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The Billboard Latin 50: Top 10 Albums

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

1. ``Reflejo,'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

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

3. ``Oscar De La Hoya,'' Oscar De La Hoya. EMI Latin.

4. ``De Paisano A Paisano,'' Los Tigres Del Norte. Fovovisa.

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

6. ''2000 Latin Grammy Nominees,'' Various Artists. Epic.

7. ``El Alma Al Aire,'' Alejandro Sanz. WEA Latina.

8. ``Simplemente,'' Chayanne. Columbia.

9. ``El Recado,'' Conjunto Primavera. Fonovisa.

10. ``Chanchullo,'' Ruben Gonzalez. World Circuit/Nonesuch.

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