Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

News

On The Charts - The More Things Change The More They Stay The Same: Beyonce, 30 Seconds To Mars, Nelly Furtado, James Brown, The Beatles, Rodney Atkins, Sammie, Il Divo, Wicked, Celtic Woman, Daughtry

Before you read this story...
Dear reader, we're asking for your help to keep local reporting available for all. Your financial support keeps stories like this one free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.

5b2bc21f4488b30009269ec7-original.jpg

Beyonce continues to bully the charts. And far too many people think that buying Kenny G CDs is an appropriate use of money. I know we can do better than this. Here to make miserable your otherwise sunny day is a list of this week’s Billboard No.1s.

Below is the short list. More good news after the jump...

Billboard Charts
Issue Date: January 27, 2007

The Billboard 200 - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
The Billboard Hot 100 - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Top Blues Albums - The Real Deal: Greatest Hits Vol. 1:Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble
Top Cast Albums - Wicked:Original Broadway Cast Recording
Top Classical Albums - Appassionato:Yo-Yo Ma
Top Classical Crossover Albums - Siempre:Il Divo
Top Comedy Albums - Straight Outta Lynwood:Weird Al Yankovic
Top Country Albums - Me And My Gang:Rascal Flatts
Top Digital Albums - Jump In!:Soundtrack
Top Electronic Albums - St. Elsewhere:Gnarls Barkley
Top Heatseekers - All The Stars And Boulevards:Augustana
Top Holiday Albums - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas:Special Edition
Top Independent Albums - Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product Of My Environment):Jim Jones
Top Internet Albums - Love:The Beatles
Top Jazz Albums - It's Time:Michael Buble
Top Kid Audio - Jump In!:TV Soundtrack
Top Latin Albums - Celestial:RBD
Top New Age Albums - Amarantine:Enya
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Catalog Albums - 20 All-Time Greatest Hits!:James Brown
Top Rap Albums - The Inspiration:Young Jeezy
Top Reggae Albums - No Place To Be:Matisyahu
Top Rock Albums - Daughtry:Daughtry
Top Soundtracks - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
Top World Albums - Celtic Woman:Celtic Woman

Support for LAist comes from

Hot Modern Rock Tracks - Snow ((Hey Oh)):Red Hot Chili Peppers
Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks - How To Save A Life:The Fray
Hot Country Songs - Watching You:Rodney Atkins
Hot Latin Songs - Bendita Tu Luz:Mana

European Top 100 Albums - Loose:Nelly Furtado

Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles - From Yesterday:30 Seconds To Mars
Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles - Come With Me:Sammie

Hot/Pop
The Billboard 200 - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
The Billboard Hot 100 - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Hot Singles Sales - Throw Some D's:Rich Boy Feat. Polow Da Don
Hot 100 Airplay - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Pop 100 - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Pop 100 Airplay - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Top Pop Catalog - Harmful If Swallowed:Dane Cook
Hot 100 Recurrent Airplay - Unwritten:Natasha Bedingfield
Hot Singles Recurrents - Crazy:Gnarls Barkley
Billboard Comprehensive Albums - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles - From Yesterday:30 Seconds To Mars

Classical/Jazz
Top Classical Albums - Appassionato:Yo-Yo Ma
Top Jazz Albums - It's Time:Michael Buble
Top Classical Crossover Albums - Siempre:Il Divo
Top Classical Budget Albums - Baby Einstein Lullaby Classics:Music Box Orchestra
Top Contemporary Jazz - I'm In The Mood For Love...The Most Romantic Melodies Of All Time:Kenny G

Dance/Electronic
Top Electronic Albums - St. Elsewhere:Gnarls Barkley
Hot Dance Singles Sales - Jump:Madonna
Hot Dance Club Play - Party People:Altar Featuring Jeanie Tracy
Hot Dance Airplay - My Love:Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I.

Heatseekers/Independent
Top Heatseekers - All The Stars And Boulevards:Augustana
Top Independent Albums - Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product Of My Environment):Jim Jones
East North Central - All The Stars And Boulevards:Augustana
Middle Atlantic - K.O.B.: Live:Aventura
Mountain - Ka:Cirque Du Soleil
Northeast - All The Stars And Boulevards:Augustana
Pacific - El Papa De Los Pollitos:Los Tucanes De Tijuana
South Atlantic - K.O.B. Live:Aventura
South Central - El Papa De Los Pollitos:Los Tucanes De Tijuana
Tastemakers - Love:The Beatles
West North Central - All The Stars And Boulevards:Augustana

Top 40/Adult Contemporary
Hot Adult Top 40 Tracks - How To Save A Life:The Fray
Rhythmic Top 40 - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks - What Hurts The Most:Rascal Flatts
Hot Adult Contemporary Recurrents - You And Me:Lifehouse

Rock
Hot Modern Rock Tracks - Snow ((Hey Oh)):Red Hot Chili Peppers
Top Rock Albums - Daughtry:Daughtry
Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks - Pain:Three Days Grace

Latin
Top Latin Albums - Celestial:RBD
Hot Latin Pop Airplay - Tu Recuerdo:Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari
Hot Latin Songs - Bendita Tu Luz:Mana
Latin Pop Albums - Celestial: RBD
Latin Regional Mexican Airplay - Dime Quien Es:Los Rieleros Del Norte
Latin Rhythm Airplay - Pam Pam:Wisin & Yandel
Latin Rhythm Albums - King Of Kings:Don Omar
Latin Tropical Airplay - Los Infieles:Aventura
Latin Tropical Albums - K.O.B. Live:Aventura
Regional Mexican Albums - La Reina Canta A Mexico:Ana Gabriel

Support for LAist comes from

Country
Top Bluegrass Albums - Reasons Why (The Very Best):Nickel Creek
Top Country Albums - Me And My Gang:Rascal Flatts
Hot Country Songs - Watching You:Rodney Atkins
Hot Country Recurrents - My Little Girl:Tim McGraw
Top Country Catalog Albums - Feels Like Today:Rascal Flatts

R&B/Hip-Hop
Top Rap Albums - The Inspiration:Young Jeezy
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles - Come With Me:Sammie
Top R&B/Hip-Hop Catalog Albums - 20 All-Time Greatest Hits!:James Brown
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles Sales - Throw Some D's:Rich Boy Feat. Polow Da Don
Hot Adult R&B Airplay - Take Me As I Am:Mary J. Blige
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Recurrent Airplay - Looking For You:Kirk Franklin
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Recurrents - Looking For You:Kirk Franklin
Hot Rap Tracks - We Fly High:Jim Jones

International
European Top 100 Albums - Loose:Nelly Furtado
European Hot 100 Singles - Smack That:Akon ft. Eminem
Euro Digital Tracks - Grace Kelly:Mika

Additional Genres
Top Blues Albums - The Real Deal: Greatest Hits Vol. 1:Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble
Top Cast Albums - Wicked:Original Broadway Cast Recording
Top Comedy Albums - Straight Outta Lynwood:Weird Al Yankovic
Top Compilation Albums - NOW 23:Various Artists
Top Holiday Albums - Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas:Special Edition
Top Kid Audio - Jump In!:TV Soundtrack
Top New Age Albums - Amarantine:Enya
Top Reggae Albums - No Place To Be:Matisyahu
Top Soundtracks - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
Top World Albums - Celtic Woman:Celtic Woman
Billboard Comprehensive Albums - Dreamgirls:Soundtrack
Soundtrack

Digital & Mobile
Top Digital Albums - Jump In!:Soundtrack
Top Internet Albums - Love:The Beatles
Hot Ringtones - Super Mario Brothers Theme:Koji Kondo
Hot Digital Songs - Irreplaceable:Beyonce
Hot RingMasters - We Fly High:Jim Jones
Hot Digital Tracks - Irreplaceable (Album Version):Beyonce

AP Photo