Originally created 09/30/03

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Weekly charts for the nation's best-selling recorded music as they appear in Billboard magazine. Platinum signifies more than 1 million copies sold; gold signifies more than 500,000 copies sold:

Top singles

1. Baby Boy, Beyonce and Sean Paul. Columbia.

2. Shake Ya Tailfeather, Nelly, P. Diddy and Murphy Lee. Bad Boy/UMRG.

3. Right Thurr, Chingy. Disturbing tha Peace.

4. Get Low, Lil Jon, the East Side Boyz and Ying Yang Twins. BME/TVT.

5. Frontin', Pharrell and Jay-Z. Star Trak/Arista.

6. Into You, Fabolous and Tamia Or Ashanti. Desert Storm.

7. P.I.M.P., 50 Cent. Shady.

8. Where is the Love? Black Eyed Peas. A&M.

9. Damn! YoungBloodZ and Lil Jon. So So Def.

10. Unwell, matchbox twenty. Atlantic.

11. Crazy in Love, Beyonce and Jay-Z. Music World.

12. Why Don't You & I, Santana and Alex Band Or Chad Kroeger

13. Thoia Thoing, R. Kelly. Jive.

14. Can't Hold Us Down, Christina Aguilera and Lil' Kim. RCA.

15. Stand Up, Ludacris and Shawnna. Disturbing tha Peace.

16. Can't Stop, Won't Stop, Young Gunz. Roc-A-Fella.

17. Here Without You, 3 Doors Down. Republic.

18. My Love is Like... Wo, Mya. A&M.

19. The Remedy (I Won't Worry), Jason Mraz. Elektra.

20. Rain On Me, Ashanti. Murder Inc.

Top albums

1. Grand Champ, DMX. Ruff Ryders.

2. Thirteenth Step, A Perfect Circle. Virgin.

3. World Wide Underground (EP), Erykah Badu. Motown.

4. Heavier Things, John Mayer. Aware.

5. Metamorphosis, Hilary Duff. Buena Vista.

6. Dangerously in Love, Beyonce. Music World. (Platinum)

7. War All the Time, Thursday. Victory.

8. Greatest Hits Volume II and Some Other Stuff, Alan Jackson. Arista Nashville.

9. Walk Witt Me, Sheek Louch. D-Block.

10. Deliverance, Bubba Sparxxx. Beat Club.

11. Me & My Brother, Ying Yang Twins. ColliPark.

12. Jackpot, Chingy. Disturbing tha Peace/Capitol. (Platinum)

13. Seal IV, Seal. Warner Bros.

14. Fallen, Evanescence. Wind-up. (Platinum)

15. Love & Life, Mary J. Blige. Geffen.

16. The Neptunes Present ... Clones, Various Artists. Star Trak.

17. Come Away With Me, Norah Jones. Blue Note. (Platinum)

18. Dance of Death, Iron Maiden. Columbia. (Gold)

19. Kings of Crunk, Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz. BME. (Platinum)

20. A Rush of Blood to the Head, Coldplay. Capitol. (Platinum)