1. Emma's No Baby On U.K. Singles Chart

    April 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Emma Bunton, the artist sometimes known as Baby Spice, went straight to No. 1 in the U.K. singles chart yesterday (April 8) with "What Took You So Long" (Virgin), making her the fourth of the five ori Emma Bunton, the artist sometimes known as Baby Spice, went straight to No. 1 in…

  2. Hear'Say Overwhelms U.K. Charts

    April 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Hear'Say yesterday delivered perhaps the ultimate proof of their popularity since emerging via the "Popstars" TV series. The group achieved not only a third week at No. 1 with the single "Pure And Sim Hear'Say yesterday delivered perhaps the ultimate proof of their…

  3. Travis Turns 'Invisible' In June

    April 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Travis' long awaited third album, "The Invisible Band," has been confirmed for a June 12 release by Epic. The set will be preceded by first single "Sing," due for commercial release in the U.K. on May Travis' long awaited third album, "The Invisible Band,…

  4. Hear'Say Is 'Pure' On U.K. Singles Chart

    March 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST Hear'Say's "Pure And Simple" (Polydor) retained the No. 1 position on the U.K. singles chart yesterday (March 25). "It Wasn't Me" by Shaggy featuring Ricardo "Rikrok" Ducent (MCA) made an unusual retu Hear'Say's "Pure And Simple"…

  5. Shaggy Doubles Up At No. 1

    March 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST The Billboard Hot 100 has a new No. 1 for the second week in a row, as Shaggy's "Angel" featuring Rayvon rises one position to send Crazy Town's "Butterfly" fluttering back to the No. 2. The moves put The Billboard Hot 100 has a new No. 1 for the second week in a…

  6. Shaggy Doubles Up At No. 1

    March 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST The Billboard Hot 100 has a new No. 1 for the second week in a row, as Shaggy's "Angel" featuring Rayvon rises one position to send Crazy Town's "Butterfly" fluttering back to the No. 2. The moves put The Billboard Hot 100 has a new No. 1 for the second week in a…

  7. Hear'Say Causes Commotion On U.K. Singles Chart

    March 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST Registering the third highest first-week in U.K. singles chart history, pop quintet Hear'Say soared to No. 1 yesterday (March 18) with its debut Polydor release, "Pure And Simple." Thanks to unprecede Registering the third highest first-week in U.K. singles chart history, pop…

  8. Westlife Return To Form On U.K. Singles Chart

    March 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Westlife is back in familiar territory at No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart. The group's cover of Billy Joel's "Uptown Girl," released for the Comic Relief charity, went straight to No. 1 this week, sel Westlife is back in familiar territory at No. 1 on the U.K. singles…

  9. Shaggy Hits No. 1 Across The Atlantics

    March 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST Shaggy's widely expected arrival at the top of the U.K. singles chart with "It Wasn't Me" (MCA) left a giant imprint on the survey. Selling a massive 345,000 copies in its first week, the track's arri Shaggy's widely expected arrival at the top of the U.K.…

  10. Atomic Kitten Stuns U.K. With 4th Week At No. 1

    February 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST Atomic Kitten yesterday (Feb. 25) extended its astonishing run on top of the U.K. singles chart, as "Whole Again" (Innocent/Virgin) began a fourth week at the top. The female trio's hit fended off the Atomic Kitten yesterday (Feb. 25) extended its astonishing run on top of the…

  11. Joe Enjoys Second Week At No. 1

    February 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST Joe makes it a second week at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100 this week with his single "Stutter" featuring Mystikal. The R&B singer continues to fight off Shaggy's "It Wasn't Me" featuring Ricardo Joe makes it a second week at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100…

  12. Shaggy Tightens Grip On No. 1

    February 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Shaggy's "Hotshot" (MCA) makes it a third week at No. 1 on The Billboard 200, easily outdistancing the Beatles' "1" (Capitol) at No. 2 on the strength of more than 293,000 copies sold, according to So Shaggy's "Hotshot" (MCA) makes it a third week…

  13. Atomic Kitten Holds Strong On U.K. Singles Chart

    February 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Atomic Kitten's "Whole Again" (Innocent/Virgin) on Sunday achieved an unusual feat in the ever-changing U.K. singles market. The song notched a third week at No. 1 on the new U.K. singles chart, holdi Atomic Kitten's "Whole Again" (Innocent/Virgin) on Sunday…

  14. Scott, Crazy Town Earn Newly Minted Platinum

    February 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST Grammy-nominated R&B newcomer Jill Scott has achieved the first piece of precious metal of her recording career. Last week, Scott's debut solo album, "Who Is Jill Scott? Words & Sounds, Volume Grammy-nominated R&B newcomer Jill Scott has achieved the first piece of…

  15. Eminem/Elton Grammy Duet Confirmed

    February 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Eminem, the hugely popular rapper often denounced as homophobic, will perform a duet with Elton John, a champion of many gay causes, at the Grammy Awards Feb. 21 at Los Angeles' Staples Center. The du Eminem, the hugely popular rapper often denounced as homophobic, will perform a duet…

  16. U.S. Acts Storm U.K. Singles Chart

    February 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST By a slim margin, Atomic Kitten's "Whole Again" (Innocent/Virgin) stayed at the top of the U.K. singles chart, preventing American rock act Wheatus from enjoying a spectacular start to their British c By a slim margin, Atomic Kitten's "Whole Again" (Innocent…

  17. Bizkit Succumbs To Girl Power On U.K. Chartsy

    February 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST British girl power has ended Limp Bizkit's supremacy on the U.K.'s singles and album charts after just seven days. Female trio Atomic Kitten knocked Limp Bizkit off the top of the singles chart, while British girl power has ended Limp Bizkit's supremacy on the U.K.'s…

  18. Bizkit 'Roll' To No. 1 In The U.K.

    January 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST Limp Bizkit's reinvasion of Europe's sales charts was crowned Sunday (Jan. 21) by the band's first U.K. No. 1 single. The group raced straight to the singles peak with "Rollin'" (Interscope) as its pa Limp Bizkit's reinvasion of Europe's sales charts…

  19. Destiny's Child Remains 'Independent' At No. 1

    January 11, 2001 12:00 AM EST Fresh off winning best soul/R&B group at this week's American Music Awards, Destiny's Child continues its reign over The Billboard Hot 100 for a 10th week in a row with "Independent Women Part 1." Fresh off winning best soul/R&B group at this week's American…

  20. No Stopping Beatles' '1' On Billboard 200

    January 10, 2001 12:00 AM EST Despite a 40% drop in sales over the previous week, the Beatles' "1" album (Apple/Capitol) holds onto the top spot on The Billboard 200 for a sixth week in a row, on the strength of more than 268,000 Despite a 40% drop in sales over the previous week, the Beatles' "1…

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