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Friday, October 13th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Weekly charts for the nation's recorded music as they appear in the Oct. 21, 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.

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

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

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

6. ``Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche),'' 98 Degrees. Universal.

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

8. ``Doesn't Really Matter,'' Janet. Def Soul. (Gold)

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

10. ``Incomplete,'' Sisqo. Dragon/Def Soul. (Gold)

11. ``Wonderful,'' Everclear. Capitol.

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

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

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

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

16. ``Liar,'' Profyle. Motown.

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

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

19. ``No More,'' Ruff Endz. Epic.

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

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

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

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

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

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

6. ``Music,'' Madonna. Maverick.

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

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

9. ``Who Let The Dogs Out,'' Baha Men. S-Curve/Sheridan Square.

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. ``Shyne,'' Shyne. Bad Boy.

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

15. ``Beware Of Dog,'' Lil Bow Wow. So So Def/Columbia.

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

17. ``G.O.A.T. Featuring James T. Smith: The Greatest Of All Time,'' LL Cool J. Def Jam.

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

19. ``You're The One,'' Paul Simon. Warner Bros.

20. ``If I Could Tell You,'' Yanni. Virgin.

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Hot Adult Contemporary

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. ``I Turn To You,'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

9. ``Show Me The Meaning Of Being Lonely,'' Backstreet Boys. Jive.

10. ``That's The Way It Is,'' Celine Dion. 550 Music.

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. ``Faith In The House,'' Bishop Andrew Merritt & The Straight Gate Mass Choir. Integrity/Word.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Mainstream Rock Tracks

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. ``Awake,'' Godsmack. Republic.

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

10. ``Breathe,'' Nickleback. Roadrunner.

Modern Rock Tracks

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

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

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

3. ``Stellar,'' Incubus. Immortal.

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

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

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

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

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

9. ``Change (In The House Of Flies),'' Deftones. Maverick.

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

Hot Country Singles and Tracks

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

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

2. ``The Little Girl,'' John Michael Montgommery. Atlantic.

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

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

5. ``That's The Way,'' Jo Dee Messina. Curb.

6. ``Let's Make Love,'' Faith Hill (w/Tim McGraw). Warner Bros.

7. ``Country Comes To Town,'' Toby Keith. DreamWorks.

8. ``I Need You,'' LeAnn Rimes. Sparrow.

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

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

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Top Country Albums

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. ``Down The Road I Go,'' Travis Tritt. Columbia.

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. ``No More,'' Ruff Endz. Epic.

9. ``Let's Get Married,'' Jagged Edge. So So Def.

10. ``Just Be A Man About It,'' Toni Braxton. LaFace.

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

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

3. ``Shyne,'' Shyne. Bad Boy.

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

5. ``G.O.A.T. Featuring James T. Smith: The Greatest Of All Time,'' LL Cool J. Def Jam.

6. ``Beware Of Dog,'' Lil Bow Wow. So So Def/Columbia.

7. ``Baller Blockin,'' Cash Money Millionaires. Cash Money. 8. ``Jazzmatazz Streetsoul,'' Guru. Virgin.

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

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

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Hot Rap Singles

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

8. ``Connect,'' DJ Hurricane (w/ Xzibit, Big Gipp and Pharoahe Monch). TVT.

9. ``Fire It Up,'' Self. Lethal.

10. ``I Like Dem Girlz,'' Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz. BME.

Copyright 2000, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

Hot Dance Music — Club Play

(Compiled from a national sample of dance club playlists)

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

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

3. ``Music,'' Madonna. Maverick.

4. ``Cada Vez,'' Negrocan. Rampage.

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

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

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

Vs. The Police. Pagan.

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

9. ``Answering Macine,'' Green Velvet. F-111.

10. ``Dive In The Pool,'' Barry Harris (feat. Pepper Mashay). Nervous Dog.

Hot Latin Tracks

(Compiled from national Latin radio airplay reports)

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

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

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

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

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

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

7. ``Y Sigues Siendo Tu (You're Still The One),'' Rogelio Martinez. Discos Cisne.

8. ``Yo Se Que Te Acordaras,'' Banda El Recodo. Fonovisa.

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

10. ``Como Me Duele Perderte,'' Gloria Estefan. Epic.

Copyright 2000, 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. ``Reflejo,'' Christina Aguilera. RCA.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

9. ``MTV Unplugged,'' Shakira. Sony Discos.

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

Copyright 2000, BPI Communications Inc. and SoundScan Inc.

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