Eminem Can't 'Lose' No. 1 Single
Eminem's "Lose Yourself" stretches its reign on Billboard's Hot 100 to a fifth-straight week, once again fending off Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott's "Work It." The Eminem cut also reaches a new peak posEminem's "Lose Yourself" stretches its reign on Billboard's Hot 100 to a fifth-straight week, once again fending off Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott's "Work It." The Eminem cut also reaches a new peak position on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks tally with a 7-5 jump, while "Work It" rules the urban chart for a third week in a row.
Gaining 6-3 on the Hot 100 is Jennifer Lopez's "Jenny From the Block" featuring Jadakiss & Styles, marking a new peak position for the track. The song has risen to the top-5 in just nine weeks; however, it is hovering at No. 33 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart.
New to the top-10 of the Hot 100 is Jay-Z's "'03 Bonnie & Clyde" featuring Beyonce Knowles, which is up 11-9. The song is No. 6 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks tally. The Hot 100's fastest-growing track at radio is Christina Aguilera's "Beautiful," which soars 39-22. The jump makes "Beautiful" the singer's fastest-climbing solo cut since her 1999 single "Genie in a Bottle."
Tupac Shakur continues to score from beyond the grave as his "Thugz Mansion" is the Hot 100's top debut at No. 50. The song scoots 32-21 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart, making it the rapper's 13th posthumous appearance on the urban tally. The song is from his latest Interscope collection "Better Dayz," released earlier this week.
Further down the Hot 100, Avril Lavigne's "I'm With You" enters at No. 29 to give the young singer her third-straight charting single. Her "Sk8er Boi" is at No 20, while "Complicated" remains at No. 27.
Other notable entries on the Hot 100 include O-Town's "These Are the Days" at No. 64, Amerie's "Talkin' to Me" at No. 70, Dru Hill's "I Should Be..." at No. 72, Brooks & Dunn's "Every River" at No. 75, and Blake Shelton's "The Baby" at No. 76.
The Hot 100's fastest-growing track at retail is Kid Rock's "Picture" featuring Sheryl Crow and Allison Moorer, flying this week 91-71. The single is at No. 50 on Billboard's Hot Country Singles & Tracks roundup, where Rascal Flatts' "These Days" tops the chart for a second-straight week.
3 Doors Down has the No. 1 cut on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Tracks tally for a second-straight week with "When I'm Gone." On the Modern Rock Tracks chart, the Foo Fighters' "All My Life" leads for a third-straight week.