Originally created 08/04/98

Audiobest



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

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

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

3. My Way, Usher (LaFace-Arista) (Platinum)

4. Adia, Sara McLachlan (Arista) (Gold)

5. Make It Hot, Nicole featuring Missy Misdemeanor Elliott & Mocha (The Gold Mind Inc.-EastWest-EEG) (Gold)

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

7. Come With Me, Puff Daddy featuring Jimmy Page (Epic)

8. Never Ever, All Saints (London-Island)

9. Crush, Jennifer Paige (Edel America-Hollywood)

10. When the Lights Go Out, Five (Arista)

11. Cruel Summer, Ace of Base (Arista)

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

13. Friend of Mine, Kelly Price (T-Neck-Island)

14. Lookin' At Me, Mase featuring Puff Daddy (Bad Boy-Arista)

15. Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are), Pras Michel featuring Ol' Dirty B------ (expletive deleted) & Introducing Mya (Interscope)

16. Ray of Light, Madonna (Maverick-Warner)

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

18. Nobody Does It Better, Nate Dogg featuring Warren G (Dogg Foundation-Epic-Breakaway)

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

20. Daydreamin', Tatyana Ali (MJJ-Work)

TOP ALBUMS

1. Hello Nasty, Beastie Boys (Grand Royal-Capitol)

2. Armageddon-The Album soundtrack, (Columbia) (Platinum)

3. Jermaine Dupri Presents - Life in 1472 The Original Soundtrack, Jermaine Dupri (So So Def- Columbia)

4. The Swarm, Wu-Tang Killa Bees (Wu-Tang-Priority)

5. City of Angels soundtrack, (Warner Sunset-Reprise-Warner) (Platinum)

6. Confessions of Fire, Cam'ron (Untertainment-Epic)

7. Dr. Dolittle-The Album soundtrack, (Blackground-Atlantic)

8. Never S-a-y Never, Brandy (Atlantic-AG) (Platinum)

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

10. Stunt, Barenaked Ladies (Reprise-Warner)

11. Shell Shocked, Mac (No Limit-Priority)

12. 'N Sync, 'N Sync (RCA) (Gold)

13. Big Willie Style, Will Smith (Columbia) (Platinum)

14. Hope Floats soundtrack, (Capitol) (Platinum)

15. MP Da Last Don, Master P (No Limit-Priority) (Platinum)

16. The Boy Is Mine, Monica (Arista)

17. Love & Consequences, Gerald Levert (Eastwest-EEG)

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

19. N.O.R.E., Noreaga (Penalty-Tommy Boy)

20. (The Last Shall Be First), Sunz of Man (Threat-Wu-Tang-Red Ant)

MODERN ROCK TRACKS

1. Inside Out, Eve 6 (RCA)

2. One Week, Barenaked Ladies (Reprise)

3. Iris, Goo Goo Dolls (Warner Sunset-Reprise)

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

5. Shimmer, Fuel (550 Music)

6. Perfect, The Smashing Pumpkins (Virgin)

7. Intergalactic, Beastie Boys (Grand Royal-Capitol)

8. Closing Time, Semisonic (MCA)

9. Stay (Wasting Time), Dave Matthews Band (RCA)

10. Saint Joe on the School Bus, Marcy Playground (Capitol)

11. Truly, Truly, Grant Lee Buffalo (Slash-Warner Bros.)

12. Walking After You, Foo Fighters (Capitol-Elektra-EEG)

13. Get 'Em Outta Here, Sprung Monkey (Surfdog-Hollywood)

14. I Think I'm Paranoid, Garbage (Almo Sounds-Interscope)

15. Hooch, Everything (Blackbird-Sire)

16. The Way, Fastball (Hollywood)

17. What's This Life For, Creed (Wind-Up)

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

19. Father of Mine, Everclear (Capitol)

20. Over the Shoulder, Seven Mary Three (Mammoth-Atlantic)

R&B SINGLES

1. Friend of Mine, Kelly Price (T-Neck-Island)

2. Make It Hot, Nicole featuring Missy `Misdemeanor' Elliott & Mocha (The Gold Mine, Inc.-EastWest-EEG) (Gold)

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

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

5. My Way, Usher (LaFace-Arista) (Gold)

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

7. Still Not a Player, Big Punisher featuring Joe (Loud)

8. Daydreamin', Tatyana Ali (MJJ-Work-Epic)

9. Horse & Carriage, Cam'Ron featuring Mase (Unentertainment-Epic)

10. Money Ain't a Thang, JD featuring Jay-Z (So So Def-Columbia)

11. So Into You, Tamia (Qwest-Warner Bros.)

12. Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are), Pras Michel featuring Ol' Dirty B------ (expletive deleted) & Introducing Mya (Interscope)

13. Lookin' At Me, Mase featuring Puff Daddy (Bad Boy-Arista)

14. I Get Lonely, Janet featuring Backstreet (Virgin) (Gold)

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

16. How Do I Say I'm Sorry, Tami Davis (Red Ant)

17. Movin' On, Mya featuring Silkk the Shocker (University-Interscope)

18. Nobody Does It Better, Nate Dogg featuring Warren G (Dogg Foundation-Epic-Breakaway)

19. Destiny, Myron (Island)

20. I Still Love You, Next (Arista)

COUNTRY SINGLES

1. There's Your Trouble, Dixie Chicks (Monument)

2. Happy Girl, Martina McBride (RCA)

3. To Make You Feel My Love, Garth Brooks (Capitol Nashville)

4. There Goes My Baby, Trisha Yearwood (MCA)

5. Just To Hear You Say That You Love Me, Faith Hill (with Tim McGraw) (Warner)

6. I'm Alright, Jo Dee Messina (Curb)

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

8. From This Moment On,Shania Twain (with Bryan White) (Mercury)

9. I Can Still Feel You, Collin Raye (Epic)

10. Texas Size Heartache, Joe Diffie (Epic)

11. True, George Strait (MCA)

12. If You Ever Have Forever In Mind, Vince Gill (MCA)

13. How Long Gone, Brooks & Dunn (Arista)

14. Cover You In Kisses, John Michael Montgomery (Atlantic)

15. The Hole, Randy Travis (Dreamworks)

16. I Said a Prayer, Pam Tillis (Arista)

17. Things Change, Dwight Yoakam (Reprise)

18. 26 Cents, The Wilkinsons (Giant-Reprise)

19. Stepping Stone, Lari White (Lyric Street)

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