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January, 1997

Week of  January 4, 1997:

BILLBOARD HOT 100:
“You must love me” #24 (8 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#1 “Tragic Kingdom” NO DOUBT
#2 “Falling into you” CELINE DION
#3 “The Preacher’s wife” SOUNDTRACK
#4 “Razorblade Suitcase” BUSH
#5 “Romeo + Juliet” SOUNDTRACK
#6 “Secrets” TONI BRAXTON 
#7  “Space Jam” SOUNDTRACK
#8 “Blue” LEANN RIMES
#9 ”The Moment” KENNY G
#10 “Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (6 weeks/2 weeks at Top 10)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS:
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “You must love me” #19 (8 weeks)

HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #40 (2 weeks)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “You must love me” #23 (FINAL WEEK/9 weeks)
ADULT TOP 40: “You must love me” #40 (FINAL WEEK/10 weeks) 

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100: 
#1 “2 Become 1” SPICE GIRLS
#2 “Unbreak my heart” TONI BRAXTON
#3 “Knocking on heaven’s dorr” DUNBLANE
#4 “One and One” ROBERT MILES
#5  ”Don’t cry for me Argentina” MADONNA (2 weeks)
#6 “Breathe” PRODIGY
#7 “A different beat” BOYZONE
#8 “Horny” MARK MORRISON
#9 “All by myself” CELINE DION
#10 “Hillbilly Rock Hillbilly Roll” WOOLPACKERS 

OFFICIAL UK ALBUMS TOP 100: 
#11  ”Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (9 weeks)

Week of  January 11, 1997:

BILLBOARD HOT 100:
“You must love me” #23 (9 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#11 “Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (7 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS:
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “You must love me” #18 (9 weeks)

HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #31 (3 weeks)
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #33 (DEBUT) 

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100: 
#1 “2 Become 1” SPICE GIRLS
#2 “Proffesional Widow” TORI AMOS 
#3 “Satan”ORBITAL
#4 “Unbreak my heart” TONI BRAXTON 
#5  “Don’t let go (Love)” EN VOGUE 
#6 “One and One” ROBERT MILES 

#7 “Breathe” PRODIGY “A different beat” BOYZONE
#8 “I can make you feel good” KAVANA 
#9 “Horny” MARK MORRISON
#10 ”Don’t cry for me Argentina” MADONNA (3 weeks at Top 10)

OFFICIAL UK ALBUMS TOP 100: 
#1 “Spice” SPICE GIRLS
#2 “Falling into you” CELINE DION
#3 “Blue is the color” BEAUTIFUL ONE
#4 “Travelling without moving” JAMIROQUAI
#5  ”The score” FUGEES
#6 “Ocean Drive” LIGHTHOUSE FAMILY
#7 “K” KULA SHAKER
#8 “Everything must go” MANIC STREET PREACHERS
#9 “Greatest Hits” SIMPLY RED
#10 ”Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (10 weeks/2 weeks at Top 10)

Week of  January 18, 1997:
01/24/1997: “Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” is certified PLATINUM 

BILLBOARD HOT 100:
“You must love me” #27 (10 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#12 “Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (8 weeks)

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS:
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “You must love me” #15 (10 weeks)

HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #28 (4 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #43 (DEBUT)
ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “You must love me” #26 (Re-entry/10 weeks)
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #28 (2 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #38 (DEBUT)

POP CATALOG CHART:
“The Immaculate Collection” #42 (Re-entry/78 weeks)

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100: 
#1 “Proffesional Widow” TORI AMOS  
#2 “Quit playing games with my heart” BACKSTREET BOYS
#3 “Hey child” EAST 17
#4 “People hold on” LISA STANSFIELD 
#5 ”Don’t cry for me Argentina” MADONNA (4 weeks at Top 10) 
#6 “2 Become 1” SPICE GIRLS

#7 “Say what you want” TEXAS
#8 “Unbreak my heart” TONI BRAXTON
#9 “Don’t let go (Love)” EN VOGUE
#10 “Where do you go” NO MERCY 

OFFICIAL UK ALBUMS TOP 100: 
#1 “Spice” SPICE GIRLS
#2 ”Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (11 weeks/3 weeks at Top 10) 
#3 “Blue is the color” BEAUTIFUL ONE
#4 “Falling into you” CELINE DION 
#5 “Travelling without moving” JAMIROQUAI 
#6 “Ocean Drive” LIGHTHOUSE FAMILY
#7 ”The score” FUGEES 
#8 “Everything must go” MANIC STREET PREACHERS
#9 “Greatest Hits” SIMPLY RED
#10 “K” KULA SHAKER

Week of  January 25, 1997:
“Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” returns to Billboard’s Top 10

BILLBOARD HOT 100:
“You must love me” #28 (11 weeks)

BILLBOARD 200:
#1 “Tragic Kingdom” NO DOUBT
#2 “Romeo + Juliet” SOUNDTRACK
#3 “Falling into you” CELINE DION
#4 “Blue” LEANN RIMES
#5 “Secrets” TONI BRAXTON
#6 “The Preacher’s wife” SOUNDTRACK
#7  “Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (9 weeks/3 weeks at Top 10) 
#8 “Space Jam” SOUNDTRACK
#9 “Razorblade Suitcase” BUSH
#10 “Jagged little pill” ALANIS MORISSETTE

BILLBOARD COMPREHENSIVE CHARTS:
HOT 100 SINGLE SALES: “You must love me” #14 (11 weeks)

HOT 100 AIRPLAY: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #18 (5 weeks)
HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #24 (2 weeks)

ADULT CONTEMPORARY: “You must love me” #25 (11 weeks)
TOP 40 MAINSTREAM: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #24 (3 weeks)
RHYTHMIC TOP 40: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #29 (2 weeks)
ADULT TOP 40: “Don’t cry for me Argentina” #36 (DEBUT)

POP CATALOG CHART: 
“The Immaculate Collection” #45 (79 weeks)

OFFICIAL UK SINGLES TOP 100: 
#1 “Your woman” WHITE TOWN 
#2 “Proffesional Widow” TORI AMOS  
#3 “Say what you want” TEXAS
#4 “Quit playing games with my heart” BACKSTREET BOYS
#5 “Where do you go” NO MERCY  
#6 “Saturday night” SUEDE

#7 ”Don’t cry for me Argentina” MADONNA (5 weeks at Top 10) 
#8 “Come back brighter” REEF
#9 “Don’t let go (Love)” EN VOGUE
#10 “People hold on” LISA STANSFIELD 

OFFICIAL UK ALBUMS TOP 100: 
#1 “Spice” SPICE GIRLS
#2 ”Evita, The Complete Motion Picture Soundtrack” MADONNA (12 weeks/4 weeks at Top 10) 
#3 “Blue is the color” BEAUTIFUL ONE
#4 “Falling into you” CELINE DION 
#5 “Ocean Drive” LIGHTHOUSE FAMILY 
#6 “Travelling without moving” JAMIROQUAI 
#7 “Everything must go” MANIC STREET PREACHERS
#8 “Greatest Hits” SIMPLY RED
#9 “Older” GEORGE MICHAEL
#10 “Secrets” TONI BRAXTON

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