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Year in Review: Christina makes Billboard year-end charts
Billboard Magazine has announced
their year-end charts. 'Lady Marmalade' placed #24
on The Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart of 2001. 'Lady'
is also the World's Best-Selling Single of 2001 having moved
5.2 million copies all over the globe. Christina's duet
with Ricky Martin 'Nobody wants to Be Lonely' placed #55
on the year-end Hot 100 chart.
amazingly, Christina's 1999 debut CD placed #96
on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart
of 2001 - two years after its release (it was also certified
platinum in Europe)!
'Mi Reflejo' placed #2 on the Top Latin Albums of
2001 chart and #2 on the Top Latin Pop Albums
of 2001 chart - actually charting better than it did in 2000
(it placed #5 last year).
released in September 2000, had the second-best sales figures of
any Latin album last year, according to SoundScan, moving upward
of 428,000 copies. 'Mi Reflejo' was also received the highest
certification in Mexico for sales for the year. Read
more: 'Mi Reflejo' makes history
And 'Genie In A Bottle' actually
re-enters the Singles Sales Chart at #18.
On the European Top 20's year-end
tally, 'Nobody Wants to Be Lonely' placed #4 and 'Lady
Marmalade' placed #8 for 2001.
Christina's Top Soundtracks of 2001:
'Moulin Rouge' peaked at #3 on Billboard's Top 200 and sold 2.1
million copies as the film raked in over $57 million dollars. 'What
A Girl Wants' was featured on the 'What Women Want' soundtrack also,
peaking at #12 selling 473,000 copies while the movie took in over
$182 million dollars.
What a way for Christina to cap off
an incredible 2001!
#1's on the Billboard Charts
Aguilera' - #1 on Billboard Top 200 Chart
Reflejo' - #1 on Billboard Latin 50 Chart
Kind Of Christmas' - #1 on Billboard Top Holiday Albums
In A Bottle' - #1 on Billboard Hot 100 Chart
('Genie' hit #1 in 18 different countries)
A Girl Wants' - #1 on Billboard Hot 100 Chart
("What A Girl Wants" was the first #1 hit of the new millenium)
Turn To You' - #1 on Billboard Sales Chart
On Over Baby' - #1 on Billboard Hot 100 Chart
Conmigo (Solamente Tu)' - #1 on Billboard Latin Tracks Chart
Marmalade' - #1 on Billboard Hot 100 Chart
Gets Her Wish' - #1 on Billboard Top Music Videos
Reflection' - #1 on Billboard Top Music Videos
Going On' and 'El Ultimo Adios' hit Billboard charts in 2001
to the new
recording of the
Marvin Gaye classic
'What's Going On'
'What's Going On'
was Top Debut of the Week at #51 on Billboard's
Hot 100 during its initial week in October 2001. Great strong
debut! The song went on to peak at #27.
Other chart positions for 'What's Going On' included:
Billboard Top 200 - #18 (peak)
Top Internet CDs - #8 (peak)
Top R&B/Hip Hop CDs - #18 (peak)
Billboard UK - #5 (peak)
'What's Going On' CD single is now in record stores everywhere.
charity single featuring Christina, 'El Ultimo Adios' entered
the Billboard Top Latin Albums chart at #3 the week
of November 30, 2001.
- Al Gomes and A. Michelle
2001 chart news including 'Lady Marmalade'