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On The Charts - Music To Bash Your Head Into A Brick Wall By: Rush, Celine Dion, Maroon 5, Michael Buble, Bon Jovi, Bebel Gilberto, Tiesto

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LAist is proud to offer a weekly chart roundup of Billboard Magazine's most coveted rankings. Join us as we revel in the conventional standard of musical success. Let us cross our fingers, hoist our lighters, and dream together of the supreme resurrection of artist-driven recordings that will forever eclipse the dark cloud of big label greed, A&R sleaze and disposable audio. Amen.

Here are this week's chart toppers. Behold the #1s.

Billboard Charts
Issue Date: May 19, 2007

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The Billboard 200 - Because Of You : Ne-Yo
The Billboard Hot 100 - Makes Me Wonder : Maroon5
Top Blues Albums - Into The Blues : Joan Armatrading
Top Classical Albums - Voice Of The Violin : Joshua Bell
Top Concert Grosses - Celine Dion : Concerts West/AEG Live
Top DVD Sales - Night At The Museum
Top Electronic Albums - Elements Of Life : Tiesto
Top Heatseekers - Writer's Block : Peter Bjorn And John
Top Independent Albums - Baby 81 : Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Top Internet Albums - Call Me Irresponsible : Michael Buble
Top Pop Catalog - Cross Road : Bon Jovi
Top Rock Albums - Snakes & Arrows : Rush
Top World Albums - Djin Djin : Angelique Kidjo
Hot Singles Recurrents - Wanted Dead Or Alive : Bon Jovi*
Middle Atlantic - Momento : Bebel Gilberto

*We'd like to thank American Idol for making this a happen... The exciting conclusion, after the jump...