Originally created 09/21/04

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Here are the weekly charts for the nation's best-selling recorded music as they appear in Billboard magazine. Platinum signifies more than 1 million copies sold:

The singles

1. Goodies, Ciara and Petey Pablo. Sho'nuff.

2. Lean Back, Terror Squad. SRC/Universal/UMRG.

3. Sunshine, Lil' Flip and Lea. Sucka Free/Columbia.

4. My Place, Nelly and Jaheim.

Derrty.

5. She Will Be Loved, Maroon5.

Octone.

6. Pieces of Me, Ashlee Simpson. Geffen.

7. My Boo, Usher and Alicia Keys. J.

8. Dip It Low, Christina Milian. Island/IDJMG.

9. Diary, Alicia Keys and Tony! Toni! Tone!. J.

10. Locked Up, Akon and Styles P. SRC.

11. Why? Jadakiss and Anthony Hamilton. Ruff Ryders.

12. Slow Motion, Juvenile and Soulja Slim. Cash Money.

13. My Happy Ending, Avril Lavigne. RCA.

14. If I Ain't Got You, Alicia Keys. J.

15. Turn Me On, Kevin Lyttle and Spragga Benz. VP.

16. I Like That, Houston, Chingy, Nate Dogg and I-20. Capitol.

17. The Reason, Hoobastank.

Island.

18. Headsprung, LL Cool J. Def Jam.

19. Move Ya Body, Nina Sky and. Sasha. VP.

20. Breaking the Habit, Linki

Park.

Top CDs

1. What I Do, Alan Jackson. Arista Nashville.

2. Live Like You Were Dying, Tim McGraw. Curb.

3. Genius Loves Company, Ray Charles. Hear.

4. My Everything, Anita Baker. Blue Note.

5. Now 16, Various Artists.

Universal/EMI/Sony Music

Zomba/UME.

6. Autobiography, Ashlee Simpson. Geffen. (Platinum )

7. Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2, Jill Scott. Hidden Beach.

8. The DEFinition, LL Cool J. Def

Jam.

9. Happy People/U Saved Me, R. Kelly. Jive.

10. Straight Outta Ca$hville, Young Buck. G-Unit.

11. Songs About Jane, Maroon5. Octone. (Platinum)

12. Confessions, Usher. LaFace. (Platinum)

13. Musicology, Prince. NPG

Columbia/Sony Music.

(Platinum)

14. Here for the Party, Gretchen

Wilson. Epic (Nashville)

(Platinum)

15. Under My Skin, Avril Lavigne. Arista. (Platinum)

16. Horse of a Different Color, Big & Rich. Warner Bros. (Platinum)

17. Welcome Back, Mase. Bad Boy.

18. Los Lonely Boys, Los Lonely Boys. Or. (Platinum)

19. License to Chill, Jimmy Buffett. Mailboat/RCA/RLG. (Platinum)

20. Garden State soundtrack. Fox.

CutlineRecording artist Usher performs at the 2004 World Music Awards at the Thomas and Mack Arena in Las Vegas. Usher won awards for Best Male Artist,Best R&B Artist, and Best Male Pop Artist.