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April, 1995

 

Week of  April 1, 1995: 
Take a bow spends six weeks at #1 on The Hot 100

BILLBOARD HOT 100: 
#1 “Take a bow” MADONNA (16 weeks/11 weeks at Top 10/6 weeks at #1)  
#2  “Candy rain” SOUL FOR REAL   
#3  “Creep” TLC  
#4 “Red light special” TLC
#5 “Strong enough” SHERYL CROW 
#6  “Run away” REAL McCOY 
#7 “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN
#8   “Baby” BRANDY 
#9  “Big Poppa/Warning”  THE NOTORIOUS BIG

#10  “You gotta be” DES’REE   

BILLBOARD 200: 
#21 “Bedtime stories” MADONNA (21 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS: 
POP CATALOG ALBUMS: “The Immaculate Collection” #22 (2 weeks)
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Take a bow” #10 (15 weeks) 
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Take a bow” #1 (16 weeks/7 weeks at #1) 

HOT 100 RECURRENT SINGLES: “Secret” #12 (4 weeks)
HOT 100 RECURRENT AIRPLAY: “Secret” #16 (4 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Secret” #? (FINAL WEEK/26 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Take a bow”  #1 (14 weeks/7 weeks at #1)

 HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Bedtime story” #10 (4 weeks) 
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: 
“Take a bow” #2 (16 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Take a bow” #9 (16 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES AND TRACKS: “Take a bow” #56 (9 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES SALES: “Take a bow” #22 (9 weeks)    

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100:  
#61 “Bedtime story” (6 weeks)        

OFFICIAL UK TOP 100 ALBUMS: 
#57 “Bedtime stories” (22 weeks)

UNITED WORLD CHART (TRACKS): 
#1  “Take a bow” MADONNA (14 weeks at Top 10/5 weeks at #1)
#2  “Here comes the hotstepper” INI KAMOZE  
#3 “Back for good” TAKE THAT 
#4   “Run away” REAL McCOY  
#5 “Believe” ELTON JOHN 
#6 “Strong enough” SHERYL CROW 
#7  “Candy rain” SOUL FOR REAL 
#8  “Zombie” CRANBERRIES
#9   “Creep” TLC
#10  “Cotton eye Joe” REDNEX

Week of  April 8, 1995: 
“Take a bow” spends a record of seven weeks at #1 on The Hot 100

BILLBOARD HOT 100: 
#1 “Take a bow” MADONNA (17 weeks/12 weeks at Top 10/7 weeks at #1)  
#2  “Candy rain” SOUL FOR REAL   
#3  “Run away” REAL McCOY  
#4 “Red light special” TLC
#5 “Strong enough” SHERYL CROW 
#6  “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN
#7  “Creep” TLC  
#8   “Baby” BRANDY 
#9  “I know” DIONE FARRIS

#10   “Big Poppa/Warning”  THE NOTORIOUS BIG

BILLBOARD 200: 
#21 “Bedtime stories” MADONNA (22 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS: 
POP CATALOG ALBUMS: “The Immaculate Collection” #20 (3 weeks)

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Take a bow” #13 (16 weeks) 
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Take a bow” #1 (17 weeks/8 weeks at #1) 

HOT 100 RECURRENT SINGLES: “Secret” #11 (5 weeks)
HOT 100 RECURRENT AIRPLAY: “Secret” #23 (FINAL WEEK/5 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Take a bow”  #1 (15 weeks/8 weeks at #1)

 HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Bedtime story” #15 (5 weeks) 
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Take a bow” #4 (17 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Take a bow” #9 (17 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES AND TRACKS: “Take a bow” #67 (10 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES SALES: “Take a bow” #27 (10 weeks)    

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100:  
#62 “Bedtime story” (7 weeks)        

OFFICIAL UK TOP 100 ALBUMS: 
#62 “Bedtime stories” (23 weeks)

UNITED WORLD CHART (TRACKS): 
#1  “Take a bow” MADONNA (15 weeks at Top 10/6 weeks at #1)
#2  “Back for good” TAKE THAT 
#3 “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN
#4  “Believe” ELTON JOHN 
#5  “Here comes the hotstepper” INI KAMOZE  
#6  “Run away” REAL McCOY
#7 “If you love me” BROWNSTONE
#8  “Red light special” TLC
#9  “No more I love you’s” ANNIE LENNOX
#10 “I know” DIONE FARRIS

Week of  April 15, 1995: 
“Take a bow” spends the 9th week atop the Airplay Chart

BILLBOARD HOT 100: 
#1 “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN 
#2 “Red light special” TLC 
#3  “Candy rain” SOUL FOR REAL   
#4 “Take a bow” MADONNA (18 weeks/13 weeks at Top 10)  
#5   “Run away” REAL McCOY   
#6  “Freak like me” ADINA HOWARD
#7 “Strong enough” SHERYL CROW  
#8  “Big Poppa/Warning”  THE NOTORIOUS BIG
#9  “I know” DIONE FARRIS

#10  “Creep” TLC  

BILLBOARD 200: 
#30 “Bedtime stories” MADONNA (23 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS: 
POP CATALOG ALBUMS: “The Immaculate Collection” #19 (4 weeks)

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Take a bow” #13 (17 weeks) 
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Take a bow” #1 (18 weeks/9 weeks at #1) 

HOT 100 RECURRENT SINGLES: “Secret” #19 (6 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Take a bow” #1 (16 weeks/9 weeks at #1)

 HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Bedtime story” #7 (6 weeks) 
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Take a bow” #4 (18 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Take a bow” #13 (18 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES AND TRACKS: “Take a bow” #69 (11 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES SALES: “Take a bow” #32 (11 weeks)    

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100:  
#72 “Bedtime story” (8 weeks)        

OFFICIAL UK TOP 100 ALBUMS: 
#68 “Bedtime stories” (24 weeks)

UNITED WORLD CHART (TRACKS): 
#1  “Back for good” TAKE THAT  
#2  “Take a bow” MADONNA (16 weeks at Top 10)
#3 “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN
#4 “Red light special” TLC
#5  “Believe” ELTON JOHN  
#6  “Run away” REAL McCOY
#7 “Have you ever really loved a woman” BRYAN ADAMS 
#8 “If you love me” BROWNSTONE
#9  “No more I love you’s” ANNIE LENNOX
#10 “I know” DIONE FARRIS

04/13/1995: “Bedtime story” is released

Week of  April 22, 1995:
“Bedtime story” debuts in the Hot 100

BILLBOARD HOT 100: 
#1 “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN 
#2 “Red light special” TLC 
#3  “Candy rain” SOUL FOR REAL   
#4 “Freak like me” ADINA HOWARD 
#5   “Run away” REAL McCOY   
#6  “Take a bow” MADONNA (19 weeks/14 weeks at Top 10)  
#7  “Big Poppa/Warning”  THE NOTORIOUS BIG
#8 “I know” DIONE FARRIS
#9   “Strong enough” SHERYL CROW  

#10  “Keep their heads ringin'” DR. DRE
#74 “Bedtime story” MADONNA (DEBUT)

BILLBOARD 200: 
#32 “Bedtime stories” MADONNA (24 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS: 
POP CATALOG ALBUMS: “The Immaculate Collection” #26 (5 weeks)

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Take a bow” #15 (18 weeks) 
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Take a bow” #2 (19 weeks)
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Bedtime story” #68 (DEBUT & FINAL WEEK)
HOT 100 RECURRENT SINGLES: “Secret” #22 (7 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Take a bow” #2 (17 weeks)

 HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Bedtime story” #3 (7 weeks) 
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Take a bow” #7 (19 weeks)
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Bedtime story” #38 (DEBUT & FINAL WEEK)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Take a bow” #15 (19 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES AND TRACKS: “Take a bow” #71 (12 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES SALES: “Take a bow” #36 (12 weeks)    

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100:
Off “Bedtime story” (DID NOT CHART)        

OFFICIAL UK TOP 100 ALBUMS: 
#75 “Bedtime stories” (FINAL WEEK/25 weeks)

UNITED WORLD CHART (TRACKS): 
#1  “Back for good” TAKE THAT  
#2   “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN 
#3 “Have you ever really loved a woman” BRYAN ADAMS 
#4 “Red light special” TLC
#5  “Believe” ELTON JOHN  
#6  “Run away” REAL McCOY
#7 “Take a bow” MADONNA (17 weeks at Top 10)
#8 “I know” DIONE FARRIS 
#9  “Freak like me” ADINA HOWARD
#10 “If you love me” BROWNSTONE

Week of  April 29, 1995: 
“Bedtime story” peaks at #42 in the Hot 100

BILLBOARD HOT 100:  
#11  “Take a bow” MADONNA (20 weeks)  
#42 “Bedtime story” MADONNA (2 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200: 
#38 “Bedtime stories” MADONNA (25 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS: 
POP CATALOG ALBUMS: “The Immaculate Collection” #28 (6 weeks)

HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Take a bow” #22 (19 weeks)
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “Bedtime story” #27 (DEBUT) 
HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Take a bow” #2 (20 weeks) 

HOT 100 RECURRENT SINGLES: “Secret” #24 (8 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “Take a bow” #3 (18 weeks)

 HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Bedtime story” #3 (8 weeks)
HOT DANCE MAXI SINGLE SALES: “Bedtime story” #54 (DEBUT) 

TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Take a bow” #7 (20 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Take a bow” #21 (20 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Bedtime story” #40 (DEBUT & FINAL WEEK)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES AND TRACKS: “Take a bow” #76 (13 weeks)
HOT R&B/HIP-HOP SINGLES SALES: “Take a bow” #42 (13 weeks)    

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100:  
Off “Bedtime story” (DID NOT CHART)        

OFFICIAL UK TOP 100 ALBUMS: 
#54 “The Immaculate Collection” (Re-entry/133 weeks)

UNITED WORLD CHART (TRACKS): 
#1  “Back for good” TAKE THAT  
#2  “Have you ever really loved a woman” BRYAN ADAMS
#3   “This is how we do it” MONTELL JORDAN 
#4  “Freak like me” ADINA HOWARD
#5  “I know” DIONE FARRIS 
#6  “Believe” ELTON JOHN 
#7   “Run away” REAL McCOY 
#8 “Scatman” SCATMAN JOHN
#9  “Red light special” TLC
#10 “Take a bow” MADONNA (FINAL WEEK/18 weeks at Top 10)

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