Originally created 05/26/98

Xtreme music: Best selling recorded music



Weekly charts for the nation's best-selling recorded music as they appear in next week's issue of Billboard magazine. Reprinted with permission. (Platinum signifies more than 1 million copies sold; Gold signifies more than 500,000 copies sold.):

TOP SINGLES

Copyright 1998, Billboard-Soundscan Inc.-Broadcast Data Systems.

1. Too Close, Next (Arista) (Platinum)

2. My All, Mariah Carey (Columbia)

3. You're Still the One, Shania Twain (Mercury) (Platinum)

4. I Get Lonely, Janet featuring Blackstreet (Virgin)

5. Everybody (Backstreet's Back), Backstreet Boys (Jive) (Gold)

6. It's All About Me, Mya & Sisqo (Interscope)

7. The Arms of the One Who Loves You, Xscape (So So Def)

8. Truly Madly Deeply, Savage Garden (Columbia) (Gold)

9. All My Life, K-Ci & Jojo (MCA)

10. Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo, Public Announcement (A&M) (Platinum)

11. Sex and Candy, Marcy Playground (Capitol)

12. Let's Ride, Montell Jordan featuring Master P & Silkk the Shocker (Def Jam) (Platinum)

13. I Want You Back, 'N Sync (RCA) (Gold)

14. Turn It Up, Busta Rhymes (Elektra)

15. Frozen, Madonna (Maverick) (Gold)

16. Make 'Em Say Uhh! Master P featuring Fiend, Silkk the Shocker, Mia x & Mystikal (No Limit) (Gold)

17. Gettin' Jiggy Wit It, Will Smith (Columbia)

18. Looking Through Your Eyes, Leann Rimes (Curb) (Gold)

19. Money, Power & Respect, The Lox featuring DMX & Lil' Kim (Bad Boy) (Gold)

20. I Got the Hook Up!Master P featuring Sons of Funk (No Limit)

TOP ALBUMS

1. The Limited Series, Garth Brooks (Capitol Nashville)

2. City of Angels soundtrack, (Warner Sunset)

3. Sittin' on Top of the World, LeAnn Rimes (Curb)

4. Before These Crowded Streets, Dave Matthews Band (RCA)

5. Titanic soundtrack, (Sony Classical) (Platinum)

6. 3 Car Garage: The Indie Recordings, Hanson (Mercury)

7. Songs from Ally McBeal (TV soundtrack), Vonda Shepard (550 Music)

8. Backstreet Boys, Backstreet Boys (Jive) (Platinum)

9. One Step At a Time, George Strait (MCA Nashville)

10. Let's Talk About Love, Celine Dion (550 Music) (Platinum)

11. Come On Over, Shania Twain (Mercury) (Platinum)

12. Savage Garden, Savage Garden (Columbia) (Platinum)

13. Version 2.0, Garbage (Almo Sounds)

14. Capital Punishment, Big Punisher (Loud)

15. Love Always, K-Ci & Jojo (MCA) (Platinum)

16. There's One in Every Family, Fiend (No Limit)

17. Faith, Faith Hill (Warner Bros.)

18. From the Choirgirl Hotel, Tori Amos (Atlantic)

19. Left of the Middle, Natalie Imbruglia (RCA) (Platinum)

20. Bulworth soundtrack, (Interscope)

COUNTRY SINGLES

1. This Kiss, Faith Hill (Warner Bros.)

2. Holes in the Floor of Heaven, Steve Wariner (Capitol Nashville)

3. I'm From the Country, Tracy Byrd (MCA Nashville)

4. I Just Want to Dance With You, George Strait (MCA)

5. One of These Days, Tim McGraw (Curb)

6. Out of My Bones, Randy Travis (DreamWorks)

7. I Do Cherish You, Mark Wills (Mercury)

8. If You See Him-If You See Her, Reba, Brooks & Dunn (MCA Nashville-Arista Nashville)

9. Commitment, LeAnn Rimes (Curb)

10. Two Pina Coladas, Garth Brooks (Capitol)

11. That's Why I'm Here, Kenny Chesney (BNA)

12. The Shoes You're Wearing, Clint Black (RCA)

13. Bye Bye, Jo Dee Messina (Curb)

14. It Would Be You, Garry Allan (Decca)

15. Say When, Lonestar (BNA)

16. Too Good To Be True, Michael Peterson (Reprise)

17. Dream Walkin', Toby Keith (Mercury)

18. You're Still the One, Shania Twain (Mercury)

19. Now That I Found You, Terri Clark (Mercury)

20. I Might Even Quit Lovin' You, Mark Chesnutt (Decca)

R&B SINGLES

1. I Get Lonely, Janet featuring Backstreet (Virgin)

2. Too Close, Next (Arista) (Platinum)

3. It's All About Me, Mya and Sisqo (Interscope)

4. My All-Breakdown, Mariah Carey (Columbia)

5. The Arms of the One Who Loves You, Xscape (So So Def) (Gold)

6. Let's Ride, Montell Jordan featuring Master P & Silkk the Shocker (Def Jam) (Platinum)

7. The Boy Is Mine, Brandy & Monica (Atlantic)

8. They Don't Know-Are U Still Down, Jon B. (Yab Yum-550 Music) (Gold)

9. All My Life, K-Ci & Jojo (MCA)

10. A Rose Is Still A Rose, Aretha Franklin (Arista) (Gold)

11. Money, Power & Respect, The Lox featuring DMX & Lil' Kim (Bad Boy) (Gold)

12. Body Bumpin' Yippie-Yi-Yo, Public Announcement (A&M) (Platinum)

13. Cheers 2 U, Playa (Def Jam)

14. I Got the Hook Up!Master P featuring Sons of Funk (No Limit)

15. Turn It Up, Busta Rhymes (Elektra)

16. No No No, Destiny's Child (Columbia) (Platinum)

17. Say It, Voices of Theory (H.O.L.A.-Red Ant)

18. Victory, Puff Daddy and The Family featuring the Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes (Bad Boy) (Gold)

19. Who Am I, Beenie Man (Hard)

20. Raise the Roof, Luke (Luke)

MODERN ROCK

1. Closing Time, Semisonic (MCA)

2. The Way, Fastball (Hollywood)

3. Iris, Goo Goo Dolls (Warner Sunset)

4. Don't Drink the Water, Dave Matthews Band (RCA)

5. Push It, Garbage (Almo Sounds-Interscope)

6. Ava Adore, The Smashing Pumpkins (Virgin)

7. Shimmer, Fuel (550 Music)

8. Wishlist, Pearl Jam (Epic)

9. I Will Buy You a New Life, Everclear (Capitol)

10. Heroes, The Wallflowers (Epic)

11. Flagpole Sitta, Harvey Danger (Slash-London-Island)

12. Jump Right In, The Urge (Immortal)

13. Sex & Candy, Marcy Playground (Capitol)

14. Real World, Matchbox 20 (Lava)

15. Spark, Tori Amos (Atlantic)

16. Zoot Suit Riot, Cherry Poppin' Daddies (Mojo)

17. Redundant, Green Day (Reprise)

18. My Own Prison, Creed (Wind-Up)

19. My Hero, Foo Fighters (Capitol)

20. Inside Out, Eve 6 (RCA)