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On The Charts - Modest Mouse, Ted Leo And The Pharmacists, LCD Soundsystem, Guns N' Roses, Stephen Marley, Mana, Natasha Bedingfield, Elliott Yamin, Don Omar

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Billboard Charts
Issue Date : April 7, 2007

The Billboard 200 - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
The Billboard Hot 100 - Don't Matter : Akon
Hot Modern Rock Tracks - From Yesterday : 30 Seconds To Mars
Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks - Breath : Breaking Benjamin
Hot Adult Contemporary Recurrents - Unwritten : Natasha Bedingfield
Hot Dance Club Play - Love Me Or Hate Me (F**k You!!!!) : Lady Sovereign
Latin Rhythm Albums - King Of Kings : Don Omar
Top Concert Grosses - Mana : Live Nation
Top DVD Sales - Casino Royale
Top Electronic Albums - Sound Of Silver : LCD Soundsystem
Top Heatseekers - Living With The Living : Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
Top Independent Albums - Elliott Yamin : Elliott Yamin
Top Internet Albums - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
Top Pop Catalog - Greatest Hits : Guns N' Roses
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums - Veteran : Marques Houston
Top Reggae Albums - Mind Control : Stephen Marley
Top Soundtracks - Hannah Montana : Soundtrack
Euro Digital Tracks - I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) : The Proclaimers Featuring Brian Polter & Andy Pipkin

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Billboard Charts
Issue Date : April 7, 2007

Hot/Pop
The Billboard 200 - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
The Billboard Hot 100 - Don't Matter : Akon
Top Pop Catalog - Greatest Hits : Guns N' Roses
Hot Singles Sales - Listen : Beyonce
Hot Singles Recurrents - SexyBack : Justin Timberlake
Hot 100 Airplay - Don't Matter : Akon
Hot 100 Recurrent Airplay - Far Away : Nickelback
Pop 100 - Glamorous : Fergie Featuring Ludacris
Pop 100 Airplay - What Goes Around...Comes Around : Justin Timberlake
Billboard Comprehensive Albums - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles - A Woman's Love : Alan Jackson

Digital & Mobile
Top Digital Albums - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
Hot Digital Songs - Beautiful Liar : Beyonce & Shakira
Hot Digital Tracks - Beautiful Liar : Beyonce & Shakira
Hot RingMasters - This Is Why I'm Hot : Mims
Hot Ringtones - Poppin' : Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz

R&B/Hip-Hop
Top Rap Albums - Rich Boy : Rich Boy
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums - Veteran : Marques Houston
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Catalog Albums - A Donny Hathaway Collection : Donny Hathaway
Hot Adult R&B Airplay - Lost Without U : Robin Thicke
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay - Lost Without U : Robin Thicke
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Recurrent Airplay - Can't Let Go : Anthony Hamilton
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Recurrents - Can't Let Go : Anthony Hamilton
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles Sales - Let's Fall In Love Again : Rachel Brown
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - Lost Without U : Robin Thicke
Hot Rap Tracks - This Is Why I'm Hot : Mims
Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles - Push It Baby : Pretty Ricky

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Rock

Top Rock Albums - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
Hot Modern Rock Tracks - From Yesterday : 30 Seconds To Mars
Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks - Breath : Breaking Benjamin

Country
Top Bluegrass Albums - Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby : Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby
Top Country Albums - Some Hearts : Carrie Underwood
Top Country Catalog Albums - Feels Like Today : Rascal Flatts
Hot Country Songs - Beer In Mexico : Kenny Chesney
Hot Country Recurrents - Watching You : Rodney Atkins

Latin
Top Latin Albums - La Llave De Mi Corazon : Juan Luis Guerra Y 440
Hot Latin Pop Airplay - Manda Una Senal : Mana
Hot Latin Songs - La Llave De Mi Corazon : Juan Luis Guerra Y 440
Latin Pop Albums - La Historia Continua... Parte III : Marco Antonio Solis
Latin Rhythm Airplay - Sola : Hector "El Father"
Latin Rhythm Albums - King Of Kings : Don Omar
Latin Tropical Airplay - La Llave De Mi Corazon : Juan Luis Guerra Y 440
Latin Tropical Albums - La Llave De Mi Corazon : Juan Luis Guerra Y 440
Regional Mexican Airplay - Detalles : Los Tigres Del Norte
Regional Mexican Albums - Vencedor : Valentin Elizalde

Top 40/Adult Contemporary
Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks - Waiting On The World To Change : John Mayer
Hot Adult Contemporary Recurrents - Unwritten : Natasha Bedingfield
Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks - It's Not Over : Daughtry
Rhythmic Top 40 - Don't Matter : Akon

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Heatseekers/Independent
Top Heatseekers - Living With The Living : Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
Top Independent Albums - Elliott Yamin : Elliott Yamin
Tastemakers - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse
Middle Atlantic - Living With The Living : Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
Mountain - No More Beautiful : Roger Clyne And The Peacemakers
Northeast - Living With The Living : Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
Pacific - Living With The Living : Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
South Atlantic - Beat'n Down Yo Block : Unk
South Central - Crackavelli : Haystak
East North Central - Living With The Living : Ted Leo And The Pharmacists
West North Central - II : Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster

Dance/Electronic
Top Electronic Albums - Sound Of Silver : LCD Soundsystem
Hot Dance Airplay - Say It Right : Nelly Furtado
Hot Dance Club Play - Love Me Or Hate Me (F**k You!!!!) : Lady Sovereign
Hot Dance Singles Sales - Every Day Is Exactly The Same : Nine Inch Nails

Classical/Jazz
Top Classical Albums - Appassionato : Yo-Yo Ma
Top Classical Crossover Albums - Awake : Josh Groban
Top Classical Midline Albums - Baby Einstein/Baby Bach : The Baby Einstein Music Box Orchestra
Top Contemporary Jazz - Givin' It Up : George Benson & Al Jarreau
Top Jazz Albums - Oh, My Nola : Harry Connick, Jr.

Additional Genres
Top Blues Albums - 10 Days Out : Blues From The Backroads : Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Top Cast Albums - Wicked : Original Broadway Cast Recording
Top Comedy Albums - 15 Degrees Off Cool : Bill Engvall
Top Compilation Albums - Grammy Nominees 2007 : Various Artists
Top Holiday Albums - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas : Special Edition : Soundtrack
Top Kid Audio - Hannah Montana : TV Soundtrack
Top New Age Albums - Amarantine : Enya
Top Reggae Albums - Mind Control : Stephen Marley
Top Soundtracks - Hannah Montana : Soundtrack
Top World Albums - A New Journey : Celtic Woman
Billboard Comprehensive Albums - We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank : Modest Mouse

International
European Top 100 Albums - Loose : Nelly Furtado
European Hot 100 Singles - What Goes Around... Comes Around : Justin Timberlake
Euro Digital Tracks - I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) : The Proclaimers Featuring Brian Polter & Andy Pipkin

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Concert Grosses
Top Concert Grosses - Mana : Live Nation

Videos
Top DVD Sales - Casino Royale
Top Kid Video - Barbie : Fairytopia : Magic Of The Rainbow
Top Music Video - Live! The Light It Up Tour
Top VHS Sales - The Polar Express
Top Video Game Rentals - PS2 : God Of War II
Top Video Rentals - Casino Royale
Video Sales/Health and Fitness - BalanceBall : Beginners Kit
Video Sales/Recreational Sports - WWE : The New And Improved! DX
Hot Videoclip Tracks - Buddy : Musiq Soulchild
Billboard Comprehensive Music Videos - Live! The Light It Up Tour

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